June 25th -Tarot in Motion LAB

Healing with Tarot through Movement with Miriam Jacobs & guest collaborator  Claudia Mare Ruiz, who brings her Shamanic training to the LAB.  Claudia is a Massage Therapist, Shamanic practitioner, Hand Analysis & Mediator. She is also trained in various dance forms including the Tamalpa Institute in Kentfield, CA. "Shamanism intentionally changes consciousness to engage … [Read more...]

Tarot in Motion – June Labs: 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th

In this 4 week "workshop style", class explore the possibilities of healing through Tarot and movement. Share and build on your discoveries. Movement may include dance, visual arts, music and sound and written stories or prose. Learn more about the Tarot Discover something new about yourself Develop performance pieces Have fun and create community June 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th … [Read more...]

Tarot as a Basis for Meaningful Choreography

Implement the Tarot for personal and archetype dance content Participate in a unique healing/dancing event with Miriam Jacobs, and guest choreographer May Kesler. Miriam will first guide you how chosen Tarot cards from her somatic deck (Polarity Wellness Tarot) can become a format for types of movement, body sourcing and expression. In the second part May will support you in using that … [Read more...]

Free Bay Area Dance Week Event – intro 4/28

Tarot as a Basis for Meaningful Choreography- intro FIND YOUR INNER ARCHETYPE: Miriam Jacobs and guest choreographer May Kesler introduce how to implement the Tarot for personal and universal choreography. For full class on Saturday, April 29th go to: Craft an expressive dance using the Tarot as a guide. Use Tarot for the first time or in a new way. Evoke the healing power of … [Read more...]

Free Bay Area Dance Week Event – intro 4/27

TAROT AS A BASIS for MEANINGFUL CHOREOGRAPHY -intro   Find your inner archetype! Miriam Jacobs and guest choreographer May Kesler introduce how to implement the Tarot for personal and universal choreography. For full class on Saturday, April 29th go to: Craft an expressive dance using the Tarot as a guide. Use Tarot for the first time or in a new way. Evoke the healing … [Read more...]

Dancing the Tarot – April 8

Healing with Tarot Through Movement Have fun (dance) while relieving stress - shifting from feeling stuck - releasing old patterns – uncover new realizations. Miriam Jacobs guides you to craft movement pieces with meaning inspired by the Tarot. This workshop, which is more than dance, emphasizes healing and change. It will include a few Tarot basics and show how cards chosen can become a … [Read more...]

The next step of combining interests

I realized although I enjoy practicing bodywork, it brought about change one person at a time.  Tarot readings open people up to deeper insights but left them in their heads or intuitive minds. My deck and book helped but I wanted to do something interactive.  Physical movement expedites change. It opens pathways from the cognitive to the intuitive through the body’s motion. I saw … [Read more...]

Dancing the Tarot – March 11

Healing with Tarot Through Motion Miriam Jacobs guides you to craft movement pieces with meaning inspired by the Tarot. This workshop which is more than dance emphasizes healing and change. It will include a few Tarot basics and show how cards chosen can become a format for types of movement, body sourcing and expression. Dress to dance and play.  Bring props such as hats, scarves, drums, … [Read more...]

Combining Interests

Combined with my intuitive understanding of the Tarot, my dance study / Polarity Therapy gave my new path dual and complimentary aspects. Thereby, strengthening the end results. After my initial training, I left NYC for the Bay Area and opened a practice. For many years I kept the Tarot reading separate from my bodywork.  The Tarot began to show its hand as a natural extension of my body … [Read more...]

How I fell in love with dance

I fell in love with dance while living in NYC as a visual artist. I was working for a non-profit screen print studio. We printed a lot of posters for performance events. The excitement of the event posters drew me to the actual events. Dance performances became part of my NYC experience. The movement of the dancers spoke to my inner sensibilities. I was too self-conscious to study dance … [Read more...]