Cville Contact Improv Co-op: Contact jams and classes in Charlottesville, VA

A community-owned, cooperatively-organized, not-for-profit, by-donation Contact Improv organization, with facilitated contact jams, classes, and other events in Charlottesville, VA (with dancers from all around Central Virginia: Richmond, Lynchburg, Afton, Louisa, Roanoke, Harrisonburg, and out of town visitors from all over the world!) Come dance and co-create with us!

Since March 2018, we've had 139 dancers participate in 80 classes and jams, with dozens of teachers and facilitators.

Upcoming events:
  • Mon. Dec. 12, 1-3pm: Contact jam (Get in touch for details)
  • Get news via our announcements list - email

Upcoming events:

Mon. Dec. 12, 1-3pm: Contact jam (Get in touch for details)

Some earlier events:

Dec. 7, 2022: Contact jam w/Jen W warmup

Nov. 29, 2022: Contact jam

Nov. 22, 2022: Contact jam w/Misty & Alison

Nov. 8, 2022: Contact jam: Celebrate Spirals (Read more)

Oct. 25, 2022: Contact jam

Oct. 18, 2022: Contact jam

Oct. 12, 2022: Contact jam w/celestial wind warmup

Oct. 4, 2022: Contact jam

Sept. 20, 2022: Contact jam w/warm-up

Aug. 23, 2022: Contact jam w/Alison warm-up

Aug. 9, 2022: Contact jam w/Amy

July 26, 2022: Contact jam w/Alison crescent rolls warm-up

July 19, 2022: Contact jam w/Ken rolling-tents warm-up

July 12, 2022: Contact jam w/Ken mini-Underscore talkthrough

June 21, 2022: Contact jam w/Jen W. warm-up

June 15, 2022: Contact jam w/Lindsay warm-up

May 31, 2022: Contact jam w/Brad warm-up

May 25, 2022: Contact jam w/Ken warm-up

May 17, 2022: Contact jam

Apr. 27, 2022: Contact jam w/Jen W. warm-up

Mar. 30, 2022: Contact jam w/Matt exercise

Mar. 23, 2022: Contact jam w/Ken warm-up

Feb. 24, 2022: Contact jam w/Megan warm-up

Feb. 17, 2022: Contact jam w/Matt warm-up

Feb. 5, 2022: Contact jam

Jul. 17, 2021: Warm-up w/Robbie into open jamming

Mar. 9, 2020: Warm-up, concepts, lab, round robin, jam, w/Matt (Read more)

Feb. 24, 2020: Warm-up w/Brad, into jam

2020's vision for creative jam format: (Read more)

June 22nd, 2019 10am-1pm: Global Underscore Contact Jam

Hosted by Emily Wright, Ken Laster, and Megan Renfro (Read more)

June 29th, 2019: C.I. Class with Brad Stoller: "Avalanche: Dancing Downhill" (Read more)

May 18th, 2019: C.I. Class with Megan Renfro & Ken Laster (Read more)

...and 48 other classes and jams dating back to March 2018!

Cville Contact Improv Co-op is a community of dancers who organize regular jams, classes, and other events to build and nurture the Contact Improvisation community in and around Charlottesville, Virginia.

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