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More than Words (Improvisation Workshop) | June 14

June 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


More than Words (Improvisation Workshop) | May 18


Instructors: Lee Edwards & Ayan Felix

Lee Edwards is an interdisciplinary movement artist who works in sound, dance, performance, poetry, and video. They recently graduated from Duke University with an MFA in Dance: Embodied Interdisciplinary Praxis and a Masters Certificate in African and African American Studies. Lee has been dancing professionally in Durham, Philly, and NYC for the last nine years.


Tuition: $44


Materials fee: $0

Materials fees are paid directly to the instructor to cover the cost of class materials.


Meets: Wednesdays, 11:00am – 1:00pm for 1 week(s)


Class date(s): June 14


Class room: Dance Studio


Class description: An invitation to explore movement via improvisational practice in an open level workshop. This space is open to all people, bodies, and experiences and will center BlaQueer & Trans realities of being and community. This class will be facilitated by Ayan Felix (they/them) & Lee Edwards (they/them) two graduates of Duke’s MFA in Dance. We are offering a space to dance in community and an introduction to improvisation. This could be a space to explore choreographic impulses or integrating movement into your current creative practice. We will not be instructing contact improvisation.


How do we enter into improvisational movement (functionally, emotionally, socially)?

Where can pleasure lead us?

What does dancing in a group require of us?

Where is the beat? Where is the break?


Materials needed: Paper to write on/notebook, writing utensil and comfortable clothing they can move in.


Materials provided by: Students will be responsible for collecting and bringing their own materials to class


Minimum enrollment: 6*

*Classes that do not meet their minimum enrollment within 3 business days of their start date will be cancelled, and any purchased tuition will be fully refunded.


Maximum enrollment: 10*

*Class sold out? Add your name to our waitlist here.



Scholarship funds are available to cover full or partial tuition for ArtSchool classes. Click here to apply.

Los fondos de becas están disponibles para cubrir la matrícula total o parcial de las clases de ArtSchool. Haga clic aquí para aplicar.


Age Range for this Class

All ArtSchool Classes are for 15 and up unless otherwise specified.


Class Sold Out?

Add your name to our waitlist here.


ArtSchool Class Enrollment Policy

Classes that do not meet the minimum enrollment within 3 business days of their start will be cancelled, and any purchased tuition will be fully refunded.


Refund and Exchange Policy

You may request a full refund up to 5 business days prior to the start date of your course. You may request a transfer of your enrollment up to 5 business days prior to the start date of your course. We do not process requested refunds or transfers within 5 business days of the start of a class, nor after the class has begun.

Please submit cancellation requests via email to:


ArtsCenter COVID Safety Policy

Our community’s health and safety is important. At this time, masks and proof of vaccination are required for all ArtSchool teachers and students.



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All ArtSchool registrations have a $3 processing fee added upon check-out.





June 14
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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300-G East Main St.
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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