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Sunday, March 19 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Where Does Jewish Culture and Ancestry Live In Our Bodies? A Movement Exploration

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How are our bodies influenced and impacted by our Jewish culture, family traditions, and  inherited trauma? What do we carry in our bodies as we move through our communities, from our daily lives to the dance floor? In this session, we will explore the ways that we embody Jewishness and finds areas of celebration and healing. Laura will teach several dance practices that allow deeper mind-body connection and encourage physical release. The workshop will include movement, journaling, and group discussion. Set up a space where you can move without obstruction and wear comfortable exercise clothes.

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Laura Stein

Laura Stein is the co-founder and Executive Director of Dancing Grounds (DG), a nonprofit organization that brings inclusive and accessible dance programs to people of all ages in New Orleans. Originally from Philadelphia, she has lived in New Orleans since 2012. From 2003-2011, Laura... Read More →

Sunday March 19, 2023 1:30pm - 2:30pm CDT
JCC Dance Room

Attendees (9)