Urban EmBODYment

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The Nexus Center
06:00 PM
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Whisk yourself away to a tropical paradise filled with movement workshops, sensual music and wild dance - without ever leaving the City! Urban EmBODYment is a fresh series that features top Bay Area movement-mavens and eclectic performances set to the island-beat of Tropical House - a playful evening designed to inspire, connect and invite you to tap into deep somatic release.  Enjoy our upbeat workshops and then unleash your newfound skills on the dancefloor to our sizzling DJs!This event is a preview of all the amazingness to come in our third annual EmBODYment Maui Retreat - A Movement Micro-Festival in Paradise! Oct 19-24th 2018.Retreat Website: www.mikkaminx.com/mauiItinerary for the Evening:6:00pm Doors Open6:30pm Welcome Circle7:00pm Expressive Flow w/ Chelsea Kirby7:30pm Acroyoga with Mikka Minx8:15pm Dance Fusion w/ Libby Miga9:30pm Aerial Performance by Maia Adams9:45pm Pole Dance Performance by Mikka Minx10pm Music by Shahid1130pm Music by TBAMidnight: Closing Circle with Urban Mystic's HEARTSPEAK, a fusion of sound healing, energetic clearing and connection games w/ Chelsea & NickAlso Featuring:+ Bodywork+ Delicious, organic tropical desserts+ Tea service + Lots of acro and cuddle space***Ticket Link coming soon! We will sell out quickly, mark your calendars!***Volunteer spots available, please message MG Brills to coordinate***Retreat Blog:http://www.mikkaminx.com/retreat-blog/?*´¨)¸.•´¸.•*´¨) ¸.•*¨(¸.•´ (¸.•` ¤ Mikka Minx of Minx Productions#EmbodyMaui_______________________________________Artist Spotlights:Shahid is an MC, poet, DJ, dancer, music producer, and constitutional lawyer who works at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. He's DJ'ed events from the Burning Man Decompression here in SF and TransFOAMation in Black Rock City to Catharsis on the Mall in DC, and clubs from coast-to-coast. With original tracks including "Ferguson to Jerusalem," "NSA vs USA," and "Bumpin in My SUV," he combines conscious lyrics inspired by the era of conscious hip-hop with beats emerging from underground house genres to make music that moves both your mind AND behind.Get a taste: https://www.mixcloud.com/shahid-buttar/shahid-buttars-superhero-supermix-for-the-dc-bike-party-superhero-sprint-051315/


  1. The Nexus Center 1436 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA