Yoga for Relaxation and Focus
Partnership with DukeCreate & DuWell
About the Workshop
Join MFA Graduate Courtney Crumpler for a yoga class customized to reduce tension, ease fatigue, and increase concentration and flow. You’ll leave feeling refreshed and ready to face the semester strong! If you have your own mat, please bring it (a limited number will be available).
DISCLAIMER: This program involves physical exertion and movement through and across space, so before beginning ensure you have adequate clear, safe space free of obstacles to move and are wearing appropriate footwear for the floor surface. It is your responsibility to use personal judgment concerning the degree of your participation in the activities, and to determine that you are in proper physical condition to participate in such activities.
About the Instructor
Courtney Crumpler is a movement artist, organizer, researcher, and translator working between Brazil and the United States. She investigates the roles of embodied knowledge and experience in political protest, organizing, and education. A graduate of the inaugural cohort of Duke’s MFA in Dance: Embodied Interdisciplinary Praxis, Courtney teaches in the Program in Dance and is pursuing a PhD in Romance Studies (Portuguese and Spanish track). She is a co-coordinator of the Black Lives Matter Brazil-USA exhibit project, a member leader with Durham for All, a founding member of the Gigantes Na Luta feminist performance collective and has performed, on stilts, in five Rio de Janeiro carnivals.
About the Location
This workshop meets in the Room 124 of the Rubenstein Arts Center. Get Directions.
Rubenstein Arts Center
2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC, 27705