Conscious Dancer Magazine

By Mark Metz - Director of Dance First | Curated by members of the Dance First Association.

Monday Love to your Range of Motion and Big Ups to The Philly Tribe!

“No Goal But This…” <i>~ Deva Premal & Miten)</i><p>Have you ever gotten sore muscles from dancing or exercise? Do you ever find yourself waking up part of your …

Turntables

Monday Love to your Upshift of Consciousness and Last Chance to Pack for Dance Camp Northwest!

“What a long, strange trip it’s been!” <i>~ Robert Hunter (for the Grateful Dead)</i><p>How many different chapters has your life had? Have you been around the …

San Francisco

Monday Love to your Memes of Meaning and Congrats to Beloved Tickets Winner Knikki Cinocco

<i>He who thinks he knows, doesn’t know. He who knows that he doesn’t know, knows. For in this context, to know is not to know. And not to know is to</i> …

Qigong

Monday Love to the Touch of Your Heart and follow Medicine Dance to Fort Flagler in August!

Have you ever been ‘touched’ by a piece of music? Do you prefer to hug or shake hands? Why is it that touch is one of our least understood …

Vinyl Records

Monday Love to your Long Roads of Summer and Set Your Compass for Dance Camp NorthWest!

Have you ever been on vacation with barely a moment to spare? How do you hold together your work when you’re traveling with family and staying at a …

Self-employment

Monday Love to your Loving Lineage and Make Tracks to Guitarfish!

Do you ever go back to your roots? How do you contribute to your community? What traditions do you find worth carrying forward into the …

Monday Love to your True North Star plus an Embodiment Intensive and Eco-Tours with Visudha de los Santos!

“In a word, I was too cowardly to do what I knew to be right, as I had been too cowardly to avoid doing what I knew to be wrong.”<p><i>~ Pip, in ‘Great</i> …

Monday Love to your Sense of Self and enjoy a Farm-to-Table Dance with Julia Adam!

“Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty. But at fifty you get the face you deserve…”<p>Have you ever …

Monday Love to your Beautiful Beliefs and Join Us at the Boundless Campout in Boulder Creek!

“Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast!”<p><i>~ The White Queen in ‘Through the Looking Glass’ by Lewis Carroll</i><p>What are …

Monday Love to your Big Picture Vision and Win Tickets to Beloved!

“ <i>Life is like dancing. If we have a big floor, many people will dance. Some will get angry when the rhythm changes. But life is changing all the time</i>“<p>…

Monday Love to your Pursuit of Excellence and all roads lead to One Dance Tribe!

“<i>Perfection is the enemy of excellence.</i>“<p>(<i>derived from Voltaire</i>)<p>Have you ever been stuck on the edge of a decision? Do you ever spend so much time …

Monday Love to your Season of Summer and hats off to Critical Mass Dance Company!

What does a holiday weekend represent to you? How do you make the most of time off when you get it? Do you have any traditions from long ago that you …

Monday Love to your Generations of Love and time to plan for freedomDANCE at Okreblue!

<i>“There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings”</i> ~ Goethe<p>Does it ever seem like things are different now than when you …

Monday Love to your Life's Journey and props to the Planetary Dance!

<i>“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift, that’s why we call it the present.”</i> ~ anon<p>Have you ever considered your place in …

Monday Love to your Words of Wisdom and shout out to Moving by Touch!

Have you ever coined a term? Does your family or social group have some special inside language? Have you ever thought about how language our …

Monday Love to Your Creative Soul plus it's time for Youth on Fire!

How do you define art? Is there a creative bone somewhere in your body? Does your definition of artist include you somewhere?<p>Creativity is a funny …

Monday Love to your Circle of Families and shout out to the The Body Now and Turning the Wheel!

How do you define the word family? Are you close with your blood relative? Do you spend more time with people you’ve come to know over the years?<p>The …

Monday Love to your Sublime State of Solitude + Are You Our New Ambassador?

Do you ever go online? Are you an Internet user? Do you have any social media accounts?<p>I know your answer to at least one of those questions is …

Consciousness

Monday Love to your Creative Contribution and Congrats to Capacitor's 20th Year!

How do you deal with your professional knowledge? What’s your relationship with your intellectual property? Does it ever feel like your supply is …

Intellectual Property

Monday Love to your Myths to Live by and hats off to WildCore and the Great Outdoors!

Do you have an overarching belief system? Is there some philosophical underpinning to your existence? How do you reconcile the great mysteries of the …

Monday Love to your Possessions of Passion and Big Love to SoCal's Tango Star!

What’s your relationship with your belongings? How do you deal with ’stuff’? Why is it that the things we own are a reflection of who we are?<p>Everyone …

Monday Love to your Dance with Drama and hat tip to Cosmotion in Ventura!

How’s your reaction time? Are you able to leap into action in a hurry? What do you do to stay nimble in case something unexpected arises?<p>Sometimes …

Monday Love to your Place of Presence and a Warm Welcome to our new Community Manager!

Do you ever feel like you have to much on your plate? Do you sometimes bite off more than you can chew? Have you ever felt like there weren’t enough …

Monday Love to your Good Old Days and shout out to Dance of Psyche!

Have you ever talked about the good old days? Do you ever find yourself comparing how things are now how they were then? What’s your relationship to …

Monday Love to your Contributor Culture and Valentine's Biodanza in Marin!

Do you know that great feeling you get when you help someone out? Have you ever found yourself stepping up to make a difference just because you can? …

Monday Love to your Algorithm of Life and Why Dance Education Matters by Judith Hanna

Do you ever consider what drives the patterns you live in? Have you ever thought about what shapes your media and information landscape? Do you ever …

Monday Love to your Co-creative Connection and shout out to Croatia's incoming facilitators!

Do you ever do any soul-searching when it comes to your personal relationships? Have you had reason to question your situation? What does the ideal …