Normandy Workshop - Training in the countryside of Normandy France

Dates: 29 JULY - 9 AUGUST (Arrival day 27 July) Details will be posted soon. Most details are the same as 2017 Summer workshop (below).

Master Class Workshop
Date: 23-27 April
5 days
Total Hours: 25 hours
Fee: 200 euros. 40 euro / day
Accommodation: You can stay at the house next to the studio if you wish, for no extra cost. For proper accommodation, hotels rooms are available.

Participants of different levels can participate. But not for absolute beginners in the physical performance practice.
In addition to regular training and dance work, focus will be given to the dance you are developing, or beginning to create now, or even piece you already have developed.

Information and Registration: (Please write "Spring 2017 Normandy" on the subject line.)

Date: 30 JULY - 10 AUGUST (Arrival day 28 July)
Total Hours: 55 hours
Fees: 420 euros. Early-Bird: 380 euros (220 euro deposit before 28 June). One week only: 220 euros (No Early-bird Discount for 1 week participation)
Payment Deadline: 23 July. After 23 July, 50 euro late fee applies.
Accommodation: You can stay at the house next to the studio if you wish, for no extra cost.. For proper accommodation, hotels rooms are available.

Information and Registration: (Please write "Summer 2017 Normandy" on the subject line.)

For more details, please scroll down below the picture. We are now taking applications. Please note that there are changes in work-exchange, payment, and reimbursement policies.

<Normandy Summer Seminar >

• PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS: Open to all. Experienced and non-experienced.
If you would like to participate only the first one week, please ask by email. Places may be limited. Paricipation from second week is only by permission --- please ask by email.

• DATES of Arrival and Departure for SUMMER workshops:
Arrival day is Friday before the start of workshop.

Arrival day for Second Week Only participant is Satruday, day before the first class of second week course.

Departure day is the day after end of last class.

• DATES of Arrival and Departure for SPRING or AUTUMN workshops:
Arrival day: Normally one day before the workshop starts. Participants will be notified.
Departure day is the day after end of last class.

5 days/ week, 5.5 hours / day

For spring and autumn workshops, schedule may be different.

• SUMMER SCHEDULE: (For Spring and Autumn, participants will be notified)
- ARRIVAL DAY: Friday before start of workshop. Meeting in the evening. (We hope you can arrive by 21:00. Please tell us in advance if you plan to arrive late night. There will be brief meeting at night, after dinner. We ask for you arrival Friday night, because we work together from the Saturday to organize, make food shopping, and cleaning.)
- SECOND DAY: Saturday, the following day after your arrival.    Detailed meeting. Various organizing. Cleaning and food shopping.
- Week One Classes: From Sunday to Thursday
- 2 Rest Days after Week One Classes. Friday and Saturday: Possible street performances. Optional. (details to be discussed) First Week only participant depart Friday. Seocnd week only participant arrive Saturday.
- Second Week Classes: From Sunday to Thursday.
- DEPARTURE DAY: Friday after end of class:  Clean up and departure

Course fee is as indicated at top of the page for each workshop.

Accommodation is offered for free for people who wish to stay at our house. However, if you arrive earlier or stay longer than the indicated arrival and departure dates, it will be 6 euros/night for your stay.

Food is not included. Food money will be collected when you arrive, in cash, and it is usually about 6 euros/day per person.

Your place in the workshop will be reserved only after you make deposit.
Deposit is non-refundable upon any condition --- please make payment when you are sure to participate. However, if you cancel before the day of the early-bird deadline, only 50 euros is non-refundable and the rest can be used as credit for the next Normandy workshop with Moeno Wakamatsu upto one year. It expires after one year.
Please allow several days for bank transfers, not to miss the payment deadlines. We will look at date of arrival of your payment in our account as the day of your payment.

After deposit, you will complete your payment upon arrival. Please note: If you pay full fee in advance, and you must cancel your coming, we will not reimburse what you paid in advance. We thank your understanding on this point: because of great inconveniences in the past of making return transfers, including communications and making trips to the bank, we have made this rule to discourage people from paying without being sure to participate.

1. Download Application Form below.

Click Here to DOWNLOAD "Application Form" text file (.rtf)

2. Download the "Normandy Workshop Detail" PDF document and read it, before you make the application. The document has been updated.

Click Here to DOWNLOAD "Normandy Workshop Detail" (PDF)

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3. Send the completed Application Form:
- by Email to
: Please write "normandy workshop" in the subject line when sending emails about workshop. If you do not receive our reply within a week, please try again in case your mail was handled as SPAM, If you do not have response, there might be chance of blocked email for some reason. You can always telephone (or send SMS) to +33 (0)6 11 82 75 19.
- by Post to: Moeno WAKAMATSU, La Perrotiere 61400 Reveillon, FRANCE

4. When we receive your application, we will send you confirmation of your participation and bank information for your deposit payment. Please make deposit payment after our confirmation, not before. We recommend that you send application at least one week before payment deadline to allow enough time for you to make payment.

Work-exchange is only for 2 week participants, and is limited to those with reasonable skill and motivation. Upto 1 week of workshop can be exchanged. Early-bird discount price does not apply for work-exchange participation. Cancellation fee and reimbursment policy applies the same for work-exchange participants.

Working period will be outside of the workshop class days (to be discussed with the individual). To apply, download and complete the Work-Exchange Application form and send with your workshop application to: (Please write "Normandy workshop" in the subject line so that your email message will not be handled as SPAM) If you do not have response from us in one week, please send again or telephone (or send SMS) +33 (0)6 11 82 75 19.

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DOWNLOAD "Work-Exchange Application Form" (text file)