Asheville Movement Collective envisions a world that moves in harmony where all are free to be their authentic selves within a loving community. Our mission and aim are to inspire authenticity and healthy community through free-form dance by hosting dance waves for personal and community transformation.

Visit the guidelines page to learn more about our dances. AMC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Special Events

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** 2nd Wave **

Warm up 10:30 am
Opening Circle 10:45 am
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Roger McGuire Green

Sunday, July 1st

Downtown Dance Wave in Rodger McGuire Green with Splashville!

9:30am warmup
9:45am circle

2 hour "double wave" with a mix of live music and recorded tracks

Music will wrap up by 12pm

Be sure to wear your sun hats, sunscreen and water friendly clothes - Splashville will be on!

It will very likely be quite sunny and hot.

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Sunday Dances

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Dances are Every Sunday morning at JCC

Except on July 1st.  Check the event on Facebook.

First Dance
8:30 am warm up
9:00 circle

Second Dance (new time)
10:30 am warm up
10:45 am circle

Childcare is available during 2nd wave.

Suggested: $10
Flex Ticket: $8 – 20

Regular Sunday Dances are at the Jewish Community Center (JCC)
236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801
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Jewish Community Center (JCC) Parking
Car pooling is encouraged and a short walk may be required from some parking locations.  You may park in: JCC parking lot (all spaces), Allegra Printing on Charlotte St, as well as street parking around the JCC.

Friday Dance


Dances are every Friday evening

Evening Wave

7:00 pm warm up, 7:30 circle

Suggested: $10
Flex Ticket: $8 – 20

Terpsciorps
1501 Patton Avenue,
Asheville, NC 28806
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From I-240 bridge, head west on Patton Ave. Go 2.1 miles and the location is on the right.
On Patton going West, Terpsicorps is on your right, just past Sky Lanes and Domino's Pizza. We're in Studio 1 -- Look for our signs!
Weather/Emergency Cancellations

Volunteer

Asheville Movement Collective was founded on a tradition of volunteerism. If you've been to any of our events, you've encountered a volunteer. From the very beginning, dancers have aligned their passions with service to create space for what has become our burgeoning community.

Read more about volunteering at AMC.

 

Volunteer Sign-Up

AMC's aim is to host dance waves for personal and community transformation. Transformation doesn't only result from dance—it can also be found in how we relate to community.

— Marilyn Gaunt, Volunteer Coordinator

Support Your Dance Community: Give Today

Asheville Movement Collective is a dancer-supported community. Every time you give, you directly support our dances and ensure that your dance community has a space to dance in every week.

 

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Facilitator Schedule

  • Friday, Jun 22
    Ted Riskin

  • Sunday, Jun 24
    Marilyn Gaunt

  • Friday, Jun 29
    CJ O'Reilly

  • Sunday, Jul 1
    CJ O'Reilly @ Roger McGuirre Park

AMC Gatherings

  • Sunday, Jun 24
    AMC Joint Circle Meeting

  • Sunday, Aug 5
    AMC Joint Circle Meeting

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