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Feldenkrais Method with Marie-Nathalie Lacoursière
March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Offered for free as part of Early Music America’s “The Well-Tempered Musician” wellness series.
Registration available now. The room will open 10 minutes before the start time and will be locked 5 minutes after the start.
Feldenkrais is a form of somatic education that uses gentle movement and directed attention to increase your ease and range of motion, improve your flexibility and coordination, and rediscover your innate capacity for graceful, efficient movement.
Stage director, choreographer and dancer Marie-Nathalie Lacoursière began her career as a baroque dancer in the 1993-94 season of Les Idées Heureuses directed by harpsichordist Geneviève Soly. A specialist in ancient dance, she founded Les Jardins Chorégraphiques in 2008. She has directed and choreographed over 30 baroque or contemporary operas in Canada and abroad. Marie-Nathalie has been invited to numerous festivals, including the Montreal Baroque Festival and the Saint -Riquier festival in France directed by Hervé Niquet. She was invited four times at the prestigious Boston Early Music Festival were she choreographed Steffani’s Orlando furioso. She will co-direct in the 2021 festival their two chamber operas. She has taught at the University of Montreal, McGill, UBC in Vancouver, the Toronto Conservatory, Stanford University in California, York University in Toronto, as well as the Academy opera house in Lunenburg, NS and the Orford Academy.