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Retreats

Wassa’s Savory Autumn Intensive

Madrona MindBody Institute Port Townsend, WA October 11-13, 2019 Come move in the heart of autumn rhythms for a delicious weekend  of  Wassa Dance with Lara McIntosh. This workshop is designed for folks who love to move in a nourishing, structured environment with some of the best music the world has to offer. Fee for…

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Wassa Dance – March Rhythms

Wassa Dance – March Rhythms Madrona MindBody Institute Port Townsend, WA  March 1-3, 2019 Come as you are and let the rhythms take you deeper. You are invited for a special weekend of dance and movement meditation as we tune into the transition from late Winter into early Spring with some of the best music the…

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Wassa’s Savory Autumn Residency 2018

This annual residency at MMI is a  favorite of mine. This year, I am especially excited to include Marie Chong’s offering in the mix. Her insight and expertise will be a beautiful component of this year’s creative exploration and inspiration. Wassa’s Savory Autumn Intensive Madrona MindBody Institute Port Townsend, WA October 5 – 7, 2018 You are invited…

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Our next Hawaii dance residency is happening! Feb 11-18, 2018

WASSA DANCES WITH ALOHA February 11-18, 2018 Kalani Oceanside Retreat Center Big Island, Hawaii Join us for a very special week of inspiration, ease and joyful vitality. Come as you are, let the rhythms dance you deeper. This sweet 7 night island style intensive features daily sessions of movement meditations and personal tuning leading into spirited…

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Wassa’s Savory Autumn Intensive at Madrona MindBody 2017!

Wassa’s Savory Autumn Intensive at Madrona MindBody Institute in Port Townsend, WA  September 29-October 1, 2017 Join us for a delicious weekend of extended dance sessions and inspiration at one of the Puget Sound’s most beautiful resources for movement studios, the Madrona MindBody Institute. Inspired by the elemental roots of Africa and beyond, we’ll immerse in…

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Our next Big Island Residency! Come dance with us at Kalani in 2017

Wassa Dances with Aloha February 5-11, 2017 Kalani Oceanside Reatreat Center Big Island, Hawaii Join us this winter for a new season of inspiration, ease and joyful vitality. Come as you are, let the rhythms dance you deeper. This sweet 6 night island style intensive features daily sessions of movement meditations and personal tuning leading…

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Wassa’s Savory Autumn Retreat Oct. 9-11, 2015

WASSA DANCE’S SAVORY AUTUMN INTENSIVE with Lara McIntosh Madrona MindBody Institute Fort Warden in Port Townsend, WA. Friday Oct. 9 – Sunday Oct. 11th, 2015 Join us for a delicious autumn weekend of inspiration and concentrated experiences of Wassa Dance’s joyful African-infused offerings at one of the Puget Sound’s most beautiful resources for movement studies.…

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Wassa Dance Clips- Thanks-Giving 2014

Here’s the first of the sweet bits from Wassa Dance and Village Volunteers‘ 11th Annual Dance by Donation Fundraiser. We had a most wonderful time with 70+ dancers raising $3,600 in an hour’s class for this year’s micro lending partner SISI FUND in Kenya.

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WASSA DANCE with ALOHA #15

Yes indeed! We will be returning for our 15th beautiful year of dancing at Kalani Oceanside Retreat Center on the Big Island, Hawaii.The dates are February 7-13, 2016 Lodging options are limited this round. Please contact Lara at lara@wassa.realbasicsbuilder.com Join us this winter in seeding a new season of our potential for ease and joyful vitality.…

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Wassa Dance – Spring Tuning

WASSA DANCE – SPRING TUNING March 28 – April 2, 2015 Kalani Oceanside Retreat Center – Big Island, Hawaii Join us in seeding a new season of our potential for ease and joyful vitality. Come as you are, let the rhythms dance you deeper. We will be – cultivating fresh vibrancy in our physical wit…

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