Movement Research, Workshops &Classes with Ledges and bones

Summerlab 2018, July 7-21 2018

At The Diavolo Space, Los Angeles, CA

SummerLAB is an intensive 2-week program for professional dance artists, choreographers, performers, dance educators and movement researchers who are invested in their practice of building knowledge and skill as creators, thinkers, teachers and artists.


Program Details: July 7-21, 10am-3pm

Morning Class: 10am-12pm, with integrated contemporary body practice, somatics, movement techniques for contemporary dance and yoga.

Lunch Break: 12pm-12:30pm

Afternoon Session I: 12:30p-1:30, movement research, improvisation, body technologies, contemporary partnering, pedagogy

Afternoon Session II: 1:45p-3pm, repertory, choreography and new works

SummerLAB Showcase: July 21 at 6pm, 'show and share' of new works created during the SummerLAB program. Perfomances by SummerLAB 2018 participants.

For more information contact: Holly Johnston at 


Registration Form

Online Payment for SummerLAB


Saturday Sanity Jams 

MOVEMENT RESEARCH PRACTICE LAB: This is a space for us to dig deeply into movement as a mode of being, not just as a means for making but for making-meaning with our dancing.

Dates: Second Saturday of each month

2017 Dates: September 9, October 14, November 11, December 9

Time: 10am-Noon

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Brockus Project Studios 9/9 & 10/14

The Diavolo Space 11/11 & 12/9

Cost: $20.00





Classes & workshops with Holly 

ODC DANCE COMMONS (San Francisco, CA)- Holly often drops into ODC to teach classes when she is in the Bay Area working with LEDGES and BONES. Please check the ODC website for class schedule.


SUMMERLAB- A two-week movement research program for dance artists seeking opportunity to learn more about biodynamic embodiment, choreography, pedagogy, performance and dancing as a mode of therapeutic healing. (More information on SummerLAB 2018 will be available soon).


RESIDENCIES, COMMISSIONS, MASTER CLASSES- Holly Johnston/LEDGES and BONES are available for artistic residencies, choreographic commissions and master classes. Holly works with professional artists, graduate candidates and undergraduate students throughout the United States. For booking information please contact Holly at