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Lucia Horan

Lucia Horan

Lucia Horan
was born into the family of the 5Rhythms® and raised at Esalen Institute. She became a 5Rhythms® teacher in 1997, is now internationally recognized, and a current faculty member of Gabrielle Roth’s Moving Center School, NY.

5Rhythms®: Grief, Loss and the Body in Motion

Apr 24 - 26, 2015 Begins in 3 weeks
with Lucia Horan & Peter Selwyn

Have you experienced loss and the natural emotions of sadness, anger, fear, and love? How do you process your losses and move through your life? Unfortunately, many of us have not found safe and effective ways of expressing these emotions, and we can feel stuck, both emotionally and at times physically, with the cumulative burden of our unfinished business.


5Rhythms®: Heartbeat

Apr 26 - May 01, 2015 Begins in 3 weeks
with Lucia Horan

Love is not a mood, but a dynamic way of being. - Gabrielle Roth
The spontaneous heart is one that knows how to love and be loved. The Heartbeat map is a guide to how our emotional energy moves and morphs. In this practice we embody the art of being a fluid emotional athlete. This map teaches us how to navigate the emotional terrain of life without getting stuck, holding on, or pushing away.


5Rhythms®: Gateways

Aug 16 - 21, 2015 Begins in 4 months
with Lucia Horan

Come to dance and be danced! Move until you are moved. Dance until the dancer disappears and only the dance remains. - Gabrielle Roth

The gateway of the body is a powerful vessel that allows us to move and be moved. In a wild world of distraction, do you know how to find your way into focus and connection? The 5Rhythms teaches us skills and tools to use in our everyday life that help us facilitate this union. If we have the courage to move the body, the heart and mind can follow. Come open the gateway to your potential and see what is waiting for you on the other side.


The Rhythms and Stories of Our Lives: 5Rhythms® and Motion Theater®

Nov 20 - 22, 2015 Begins in 7 months
with Lucia Horan & Davida Taurek

Movement is medicine. — Gabrielle Roth
Experience the freedom and transformative power of self-expression through the catalytic practices of the 5Rhythms and Motion Theater. Motion Theater, a form of improvised autobiographical storytelling grounded in a lively physicality, simultaneously functions as performance art, healing method, and spiritual practice. The 5Rhythms is a dynamic moving meditation practice that invites us to embody our psyche and awaken our soul.


5Rhythms®: Connections

Nov 22 - 27, 2015 Begins in 7 months
with Lucia Horan

Invisible threads are the strongest ties. — Friedrich Nietzsche
What are the invisible threads that connect you in this life? In this workshop, we will use the map of the 5Rhythms to explore the connections we want most. By fostering the intimate union of breath and movement, we follow a path that leads us out of isolation and into connection.



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