Pénélope Laurent-Noye (les frontalières)

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Pénélope Laurent-Noye (les frontalières)

Pénélope laurent-noye a.k.a les frontalières is a dancer, contemplative practitioner and member of the neurodiversity movement.

She spends most of her time exploring the territories of improvisation, contact-improvisation, contemplative walk, mindfulness meditation and introspective inquiry. 

She facilitates dance improvisation workshops since 2009 with adults, children and people in situation of vulnerability. She cogenerates spaces for the practice of contact-improvisation since 2014.

She is currently studing psychology and holds a bachelor's degree in dance (Univ. Paris 8) and a university certificate in mindfulness (ULB). She studied modern and contemporary occidental dance techniques from 1996 to 2005 ('Conservatoire à rayonnement régional', Lyon / 'Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse', Paris) and worked as a dancer and performer in several projects since then.

She develops her creative process in archéopia and her pedagogical work in ecoada


Significant teachers
Charlie Morrissey, Kirstie Simson, Daniel Lepkoff, Julyen Hamilton, Katie Duck, Patricia Kuypers & Franck Beaubois and lots of jams