Presenter: Geordie Jahner
Course #: 0000
- Mana Retreat Centre
October 16, 2019 - December 17, 2020
Check In Time: 4:00 pm
Check Out Time: 2:00 pm
BODY WISDOM: Rewiring for Freedom
An Ongoing COMMITTED Group
w/Geordie Jahner, Ph.D.
An OPEN FLOOR Art in Motion programme combining
• CREATIVE WRITING
at Mana Retreat Centre, Coromandel, New Zealand
This is a committed series of 6 workshops over 15 months for those looking to go on a deeper dive. It is an intense personally transformative process that progresses over the six consecutive workshops. Participants must commit to all six workshops.
Maximum number of participants = 30
In this powerful process we will be engaging movement and dance, drawing, creative writing and storytelling to evoke the wisdom of the body and the creativity of the imagination as a source for authentic expression, artful communication and new ways of responding to the challenges and most compelling themes of our lives.
Mod 1: Oct 16-21, 2019 (5 days @ Mana)
Mod 2: Dec 6-10, 2019 (4 days @ Mana)
Mod 3: May 13-18, 2020 (5 days @ Mana)
Mod 4: Sept 23-28, 2020 (5 days @ Mana)
Mod 5: Nov 6-8, 2020 (2.5 days @ Titirangi, Auckland)
Mod 6: Dec 11-17, 2020 (6 days @ Mana)
Tuition fee for all 6 Workshops: NZ$2,500
A $500 payment will be due prior to each of the 5 workshops at Mana (5 payments of $500)
20% discount available to Open Floor teachers and Open Floor teachers in training.
2 x $500 scholarships available. To apply for scholarship email email@example.com
The above tuition fee does not include Mana costs.
Full room & board includes cosy accommodation & 3 delicious vegetarian meals each day.
4 Day Workshop: $560
5 Day Workshop: $695
6 Day Workshop: $830
Camping with 3 meals each day.
4 Day Workshop: $400
5 Day Workshop: $495
6 Day Workshop: $590
Commuter rates include lunches & dinners.
4 Day Workshop: $300
5 Day Workshop: $370
6 Day Workshop: $440
Apart from Soul Food in May, this ongoing group is the only work I will be offering in Aotearoa through 2020. The hours will count toward prerequisites and elective study for Open Floor teacher training.
Prerequisites to apply: At least 30 hours conscious dance practice which includes 15 hrs Open Floor Movement Practice.
- Complete the online application form below – please allow 20+ minutes to answer the in depth questionnaire.
- Alternatively you can download and print the application form, complete, scan and email to Geordie firstname.lastname@example.org – along with a head and shoulders photo taken within the last 6 months.
Registration: Upon acceptance, you will receive an email from Geordie that will include a link to a registration page on the Mana website where you can make your initial payments for both tuition and accommodation. Your first $500 tuition payment & Mana booking will reserve your spot in the group.
Further info or questions around registration process – contact Mana office ph: (07) 866 8972 or email: email@example.com
Please note: This group requires a minimum number of 24 participants to go ahead, and a maximum of 30. Once we reach 24 participants you will receive a notice of event confirmation. Geordie reserves the right to cancel this event should the required minimum of 24 participants not be reached. Please wait to book any flights until you receive this event confirmation notice (or book a flexible ticket). In the event of cancellation, registered participants will receive a full refund of any advance payments (minus $50 admin fee).
Should you as a participant decide to cancel your registration for any reason, please note Mana’s cancellation policy :
- 30 days or more prior to the start of an event, a refund will be made less a $50 administrative fee,and your spot will be offered to someone else.
- 10 – 29 days prior to the start of an event, a refund will be made less a $200 administrative fee. Event bookings less than $200 receive no refund.
- 0-9 days prior to the start of an event, no refund will be made.
- These policies are reassessed in certain circumstances.