Foot Clinic – July 2010

  • When: July 15 – Thursday – 5:00P to 6:30P
  • Where: Nonstop Institute, 305 N. Walnut, Yellow Springs
  • Cost: $20 – buy tickets online now
  • Be a part of the YS Experience. This workshop led by Dancer Jill Becker will explore foot care, comfort and exercises to keep your feet happy. Among other things the workshop will teach participants how to perform self-massage techniques, balance exercises, and how to strengthen ankles and arches in order to improve overall foot health.

    About the Instructor: Jill Becker, director of Dance at Antioch College from 2001-2008, teaches through Nonstop Institute, Ohio Wesleyan University and the Yellow Springs Kids Playhouse. A recipient of the NEA Choreographer’s Fellowship and several Artists Fellowships from Community Arts Partnership (Ithaca, N.Y.), she directed Jill Becker and Dancers, Inc. in NYC from 1980 – 1986. Becker has toured extensively, including through Holland and Germany, lately presenting Portraits of Women an evening of dance celebrating contemporary and historical female figures. She holds a BA in Dance from the SUNY at Brockport, an MA in Performing Arts from The American University in Washington, D.C. She is a Working Member of Nonstop.

    About The Yellow Springs Experience 2010 – Ten Days of Arts and Culture: This festival will run from July 9- 18 with many performances, workshops and nature hikes, etc…throughout the village with programming for all ages. Please check out the festival and reserve a spot by buying tickets online.