LODC and NDEO
As sponsor of the 2021 Conference, the Language of Dance Center is excited to present the following offers to NDEO Conference Attendees and Members:
- 10% discount for all NDEO Members on all LODC produced publications in the LODC Shop (good through October 31, 2021)!
- Special low price for our NDEO Conference Parts of the Body Bundle, featuring our classic Choreocards: Parts of the Body AND our brand new 18"x 24" durable vinyl Parts of the Body Poster for only $70 (an $80 value)! *LODC Members are entitled to an additional discount off the PoB Bundle (login for your LODC Member price)
The LODC will also give away the following Conference prizes:
- 4 FREE one-year LODC Memberships
- 4 incredible LOD Swag Bags
- 2 lucky attendees will win a discount for a LOD Foundations course
- Foundations Part 1 Online: late January through mid-March 2022
- Foundations Part 2 Online: mid-March through end of April 2022
- IN-PERSON Foundations courses summer 2022 to be announced
- The Language of Dance Centers are wholeheartedly committed to equity and inclusion. We are actively engaged in ongoing discussions and taking the steps to improve our policies, our coursework, and our publications, ensuring that Motif Notation and dance can be enjoyed by everyone.
Attend these NDEO events for your chances to win:
LODC Sponsored Office Hours
From 2:30-3:30, Thursday through Sunday, stop in our virtual Zoom room and find out more about:
- Upcoming courses and community events
- Membership program
- Incredible products (and curricular ideas of how to use them) and resources
- Coaching services
- Make connections with our global LOD family of Master Practitioners and Teacher Trainers
- Play some innovative LOD movement games!
- Free one-year LODC Membership will be awarded (1 winner selected at each NDEO Office Hours)
- Enter to win 1 of our free LOD Swag Bag giveawaysVirtual LOD Office Hours participant form:
Virtual Vendor Exhibit Hall
Open throughout conference, learn more about our upcoming courses and certification process; peruse our incredible catalogue of products; and enter to win 1 of 2 free LOD Swag Bag giveaways or a free one-year LODC Membership!
LODC Sponsored Happy Hour
A big conference celebration complete with games, giveaways (more LOD swag bags, LOD Course discounts for 2 lucky winners, or our GRAND PRIZE, a free 3-year LODC Membership!), and good times! (You must provide your own cocktails!)
LOD TEXT Swag Bag: Motif Notation: An Introduction, MOTIF AT A GLANCE!, and A History of the Development of the Laban Notation System
LOD FLASH Swag Bag: Flashcards: Movement Building Blocks 1st Edition and Flashcards: Traveling
LOD CHOREO Swag Bag: Choreocards: Movement Building Blocks 1st Edition, Choreocards: Parts of the Body, Choreocards: Supporting on Parts of the Body, and Choreocards: Traveling
LOD STUDIO Swag Bag: 4th Edition Movement Alphabet ©1983 Poster
NDEO 2021 Conference Schedule
October 7-10, 2021
Appointments with the LODC staff and Teacher Trainers (over Zoom) can be arranged through the conference app.
Language of Dance Center Teacher Trainer and Master Practitioner SessionsFriday, October 8th
11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Creating a dance on Zoom with Language of Dance® Motif
Notation with Dr. Teresa Heiland (Movement Session)
3:30-4:30 PM: Be “September Ready”: Full-throttle Advocacy with Dance New
Jersey and Arts Ed NJ with Cassie Roberts Rossi (Panel Discussion)
Saturday, October 9th
12:15-1:15 PM: Your Dance on Paper: Publishing the First Motif Notation
with Lisa Herlinger-Thompson,
Beth Megill, Brooklynn Reeves-Mallett, Cassie Roberts Rossi, Corazon Tierra, and Kodee Van Nort (Panel
3:30-4:30 PM: Integrating Somatics and Social-Emotional Learning in the
Dance Class with Dr. Marissa Nesbit (Experiential Workshop)
Symbols and Stories: Using the Language of Dance® to Explore
the Intersection of Movement & Words with Shana Habel and Amber McCall (Experiential Workshop)
Sunday, October 10th
11:00 AM-12:00 PM: To Move Forward We Must Know the Stories of Our Past with Stephanie Milling (Panel Discussion)
12:15-1:15 PM: Doing More with Movement and Motif: Strategies for Teaching
with the Language of Dance with
Dr. Marissa Nesbit and Rachel Anne Wurman (Experiential Workshop)
4:45-5:45 PM: Portraits of Dance Education: A Writing Workshop with Dr. Marissa Nesbit (Experiential Workshop)
LODC Around the Globe
Our Mission, at the Language of Dance Centers, is to empower educators, artists, researchers, and other professionals in their study and use of Motif Notation. We make dance experiences available to people of all ages, genders, cultural background, and abilities through the use of the inclusive Language of Dance Approach.
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