Event Details

Dancing with Monks and Mystics
Date: February 11, 2017-
Location: Lacey, Washington USA

Are you interested in dancing your prayers? Come and explore simple participatory dances, based on the gifts of monks and mystics throughout time.   Dance with the likes of the prophet Miriam, St. Brigid, St. Francis, Hildegard of Bingen, Thomas Merton, and more. A retreat day, including simple chants and dances for every-body, commissioned and published by the Abbey of the Arts. No experience necessary!

Facilitator:  Beckman is the founder of The Dancing word: Embodying the sacred in Liturgy and Life, a ministry that includes her offerings in liturgical movement, choreography, storydances, SpiritPlay, spiritual direction, retreats, pilgrimages, and DVDs. Betsey also collaborates with the Abbey of the Arts in creating prayer resources, such as the recent “Dancing with Monks and Mystics” DVD.


Location: The Priory Spirituality Center, 500 College Street NE, Lacey, Washington Phone: 360-438-2595 Email: prioryprograms@stplacid.org

Register by prior Friday ~ Minimum: 8 / Maximum: 20 ~ Bring a sack lunch.  Registration form available here. Registration is $60.00

Please contact the Center if you would like to include a retreat night with your program for an additional fee.