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Gretchen Spiro
Steve Homsher
Tumblebones CI Collective
Location
Boulder/Nederland, Colorado
United States
URL for CI activities
www.moabjam.com
Phone #
720-480-3920 cell (text preferred) 303-545-9956 home
Street Address
Nederland CO
CI Profile
Teaches Contact Improvisation since 1994
CI events/jams organizing
Moab Jam - Moabjam.com Lead organizer for this event since 2004. Weeklong workshop + Jam every May in Moab, Utah.
CI events/jams regularly attending
Tumblebones weekly dancing, Boulder jams and workshops, US and European festivals
Year began CI:
1983
First CI teacher/where
Nita Little - Santa Cruz CA
Other important CI teachers/influences
Martin Keogh Chris Aiken Keith Hennessy
Current CI projects
Tumblebones: A CI collective devoted to exploring the conundrum of being human through the practice of improvisation. Founded the group in 2002. We meet weekly in our dance yurt for focused dancing and supportive creative community. We perform as a group occasionally. Currently dancing with Tumblebones: Gretchen Spiro, Steve Homsher, Alicia Grayson, Jenny Epstein Kessem, Chrissy Nelson (plus guests, including traveling dancers.)
Favorite CI websites, listservs, blogs
www.moabjam.com
Year born:
1964
Languages you speak/read fluently
English
Additional URLs (personal work, videos, writings, photos, etc.)
My Masters Thesis from Naropa University (2000) was called "Moving Together: CI as a Therapeutic Modality for Increasing Intimacy in Couples"
Anything else you would like to communicate?
I typically co-teach with my husband, Steve Homsher, who has been a member of Tumblebones since 2003.
 
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