AMPLIFIED – Final Two Days: Summer Workshop for Pre/Professionals - August 11 to August 12

Get back into your body and the studio with AMPLIFIED: AMP’s summer workshop!

Let’s move BIG, sweat, and explore mobility, length, momentum, and 3-D expansion, while amplifying our physical possibilities in a curious, uplifting, and enlivening environment. Led by AMP and special Guest Artists, Taja Will and Darrius Strong. For pre/professional movers. Come as you are!

9:30-11:00am: Contemporary Movement Practice
Led by AMP’s Co-Director, Joanna Lees

11:00am-12:30pm: Movement Practice
Led by Darrius Strong – August 11

11:00am-12:30pm: Improvisation is…Possible, Impossible, Remarkable
Led by Taja Will – August 12

In-person: Studio 5B at The Cowles Center
Pre-registration and drop-in options, subject to availability.
Synchronous virtual/online options available.

In-person drop-in rates:
$15/practice or $28/day

Online options, information, and rates can be found here. Rates range $12-$80.

No one turned away for lack of funds.

COVID-19 plan, updated August 7, 2021.

We just updated our in-person mask policy due to the changing nature of the COVID-19 delta variant and the updated guidance from the CDC and state/local governments. A mask is now required for all participants regardless of vaccination status. We appreciate your understanding and compliance. Precautions, practices, and requirements for participation in AMPLIFIED regarding COVID-19 are subject to change at any time and will be communicated via email/website/social media.

Please also keep the following practices:

  • Wash your hands thoroughly and regularly.
  • Stay 6 feet away from other people.
  • If you have cold/flu-like symptoms, stay at home and get tested as soon as possible.

Questions? Email

PC: Bill Cameron

Location Info

The Cowles Center
Studio 5B
528 Hennepin Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Contact Info

Joanna Lees