The first Somatic Movement Gathering was held in Lancaster on 29-30 October 2010, with people attending from all corners of the UK and from many different strands of Somatic Movement Education.
SMG Team 2010:
Organisers were Mari Winkelman and Jane Okondo, with artistic creators Christine Bennett and Tamsin Whitfield. Anne Marie Nissen volunteered as our co-signatory and Glen Mannion generously assisted us during the event. We were supported by many other local and participant folks in numerous ways.
Guest Presenters: Mary Abrams, Katy Dymoke, Linda Hartley, Audicia Lynne Morley, Jane Okondo, Laura Steckler and Miranda Tufnell.
Impressions from participants:
“I still feel a great support and inner warmth as I think of the gathering, and look forward to more.”
“Thank you for such an inspiring 2 days, I still feel overwhelmed by the experience, inspiring practice and open generosity of sharing good practice & thoughts!”
“I am left feeling full and ever since have been allowing the content of those magical few days wash over me.”