Shira Yaziv is a dancer, teacher, bodyworker, and facilitator.  She enjoys encouraging people to be in their bodies while learning new skills, being creative, listening and adapting to the changing present moment.  Shira is the co-founder and owner of  Athletic Playground, a dynamic indoor space, inspiring physical play through a wide variety of movement classes.  She offers private sessions, group classes, workshops, bodywork sessions and retreats.

To book or ask questions: shira@tapgym.com 

UPCOMING SCHEDULE:

WEEKLY CLASSES: 

CONTACT IMPROVISATION @ ATHLETIC PLAYGROUND (EMERYVILLE, CALIFORNIA)


Fridays:

12-1pm Contact Improvisation: Foundations

1:15-2:15pm Contact Improvisation: Continued Exploration


Come to one or come to both. Each class is $10-$30 sliding scale or 1 Athletic Playground Credit.

PERFORMANCE: JUST A SHADOW (SF, CALIFORNIA)

May 31st-June 9th


Megan Lowe Dances presents Just a Shadow at the Joe Goode Annex in San Francisco.

Photo by: RJ Muna of Shira Yaziv and Megan Lowe for Megan Lowe Dances' "Just a Shadow" - 2024

NCDC DANCE CAMP (CALIFORNIA)

June 14-17


I will be teaching 2 Contact Improvisation classes 6/15-17

RETREAT: SPIRAL CAMP @ CANADA

June 30 - July 6, 2024

Shira Yaziv and Sebastian Grubb


Drawing from acrobatics, dance, martial arts, Axis Syllabus and functional movement, Spiral Camp is a unique gathering and workshop, blending multiple physical modalities and training strategies. 


Improve your movement quality, learn new skills and meet others who love expressive, dynamic movement.

PATIENTLY FALLING UP (BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA)

October 4-6, 2024

Shira Yaziv and Lilianna Kane


A 3-day Contact Improvisation Workshop