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New York Contact Jams

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New York City

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Barefoot Boogie (Manhattan)
Bared Soles (NYC)
Freestyle Frolic (Kingston, NY)
K.J. Holmes' classes, various days and locations kjzee(at) or call KJ at (718) 596-8874


Upstate New York


Albany/Troy Contact Jam

WHEN: When you call, we can gather a group.
WHERE: The Emma Willard School. 285 Pawling Ave (route 66) Troy, NY (across the river from Albany).
COST: no cost
INFO: Sue Lauther 518-833-1340 or 518-274-5667. Email slauther (at)

Ithica Contact Jams & classes
(Occasional classes, workshops, and performances also offered)
WHERE: Ahimsa Yoga Studio, Dewitt Mall, 215 North Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY (entrance from back parking lot under fire escape. Ask at Moosewood, Green Star or any of the mall stores for directions if you can't find it)
WHEN: First Sunday of every month 1-2:30pm
COST: Small donation suggested to help cover space rental
INFO: CONTACT: Danny Tourance, 607-275-6441 , Danny7t(at),
WHAT: Contact Improv Class/Jam with Igor Shteynberg
WHEN: Every Tuesday from 7 to 8:30pm
WHERE: MysticWater Kava Bar & Yoga Studio 109 S Cayuga St. 
COST: $5 suggested donation
CONTACT: (607) 269-7778 

Jam and class in Stoneridge, Ulster County (near New Paltz/Kingston)

WHERE: MaMA (Marbletown Multi Arts), which is located at 3588 Rte 209 in Stone Ridge, NY
WHEN: Jam every Sunday 4-6pm (classes the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month)
COST: Jam ($5)  Class/Jam ($15)
INFO: Dana Rudikoff -  dana_rudikoff (at) yahoo (dot) com

Rochester Contact Jam

WHEN: Usually one Sunday/month, but sometimes do special jam when out of town guests are present
WHERE: Summer - behind Memorial Art Gallery.  School year - University of Rochester Spurrier Gym or Village Gate
INFO: Contact Roy Wood at 585-703-4641,

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