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Dance Journey Weekends

Dance Connection Training and Dance Journey Weekends began at the end of October 2020. The Dance weekends allow a deeper immersion into movement, expression, communication and being residential are wholly nourishing - delicious meals, beautiful locations and social time.


Julia Hope Brightwell
Julia Hope Brightwell,
aka 'Jewell'
Dancer's legs
Delicious Meals

  • Our weekends start on Friday evening with dinner,  followed by a welcome meeting & dance session. 

  • Each day there are dance components and learning components.

  • Fresh, clean country air. No noise pollution and located within beautiful natural surroundings, with places to relax, walk and socialise.

  • Saturday night entertainment option

  • Finishing Sunday afternoon about 4:30/5pm, with the last meal being Sunday lunch.

Contact: Julia aka Jewell on

Weekends can be enjoyed as an immersion in the Dance Connection methods and exploration of your own expression and movement capacity. The central focus is 'partnering your body' - listening to what it wants - moving with sympathy to its capacity and needs. Dance Connection values our interdependence and interconnection and we will explore: ways of empathically communicating; and dances that connect us to nature, Yin/Yang, The Elements and movement vocabulary & expression.


 To access the Teacher Training Programme you must attend 100 hours of Dance Connection practice - day workshops, Dance Journey weekends, classes, and blocks.

27th-29th September 2024

with Julia Hope Brightwell 

Non-Residential £250; Residential £320;

non-refundable deposit £80 holds your place (unless host cancels - full refund given)

Resilience has many components - physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual, and mental.


Dance can have positive effects on many of these areas. We are of one body-mind, and exploring aspects that build resilience can have ripple effects.

For more details email Jewell.

Deposit (plus booking fee)
Residential (plus booking fee)

Next Dance Journey Weekend: Building Resilience

Non-Residential (plus booking fee)
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