Body Iq 2016 Archives
16:00 - 17:30
FORMAT (workshop / performance / talk etc.
Dynamic Expansion is a somatic dance/movement practice exploring the felt physical phenomenon of the Craniosacral (C/S) system. Via guided techniques and improvisations, explorations are introduced that enhance one’s capacity sense and then amplify the Cranio Rhythmical impulse (CRI) in oneself and others. Through this movement amplification, awareness and heightened states of presence one can refine their capacity for empathy in the sensorial field, creating a space for one to feel profoundly connected to the whole
Shannon Cooney, is a Canadian choreographer, dancer, dance educator, creative facilitator and Craniosacral practitioner. She received her BFA Honours Dance in 1992. Alongside dancing full-time for Dancemakers in Toronto (1994-2006) she worked with numerous choreographers, created and toured her own works. Her Craniosacral introduction was in 1995 with Robert Harris, (director of Toronto’s Cranial Therapy Centre), completed the Uplegder level I in 1996, and then Harris’ private practitioners’ training levels I and II in 1999.