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Contact Improvisation Retreat in Costa Rica

❀ with Moti Zemelman  

Feb 22 - Mar 1, 2025

Goddess Garden Nature Retreat, Cahuita, Costa Rica

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Come to the magical rainforests and Caribbean coast of Costa Rica to play, improvise, and enhance your Contact skills. Your host and teacher, Moti Zemelman, brings 35 years of C.I. experience to share. We’ll improvise in the beautiful wood floor studios and do site specific dance explorations with the trees and on the beaches.  Nightly jams will include live improvised music. During this week long intensive we will be exploring Contact as a way of connecting with self, nature, spirit, and community. 


Ficus Tree    om swimming pool    

Pricing tiers:

✾  6 person dorm:  $1350
✾  Triple:  $1499 
✾  Double: $1699
✾  Private Rooms:  $2299


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Cost includes:

❉  7 Nights accommodation
❉  Morning warm-ups
❉  Daily Contact classes and Jams
❉  3 healthy meals per day
❉  Excursion to the Cahuita National Park
❉  Transportation to and from San Jose to Goddess Gardens


Fill out the registration form below and pay a $300 deposit using one of the following options:

1. Paypal to - (add 3% fee)

2. Venmo to Moti-Zemelman

3. Send $300 deposit check to:

Moti Zemelman
8 Grant St
Greenfield, MA 01301

Credit card payments also possible - call or email to arrange
(if paying with Credit card add 3.5% fee)

Refund Policy: Deposits are non-refundable but may be applied toward a future one of Moti's retreats (restrictions apply) within one calendar year from date of retreat. 50% of balance paid is refundable before Dec 30, 2024. No refunds after Dec 30, 2024.


...and here's the REGISTRATION FORM to fill out



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