The applications

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HOW TO APPLY

ALIVE BODY  2020 Performer Training Retreat  Applications will be available December 15, 2019. Thank you


Space  is limited. Applications from past participants are given priority until Jan 16, 2020; All applications will be reviewed in the order in which they are received.

What is required for each Application
:
    · Your full name
    · Email address
    · Phone number
    · Completed questionnaire
    · Pay Application Payment = $250 CAD


Applications are not considered complete without receipt of the Application Payment, which includes an Application Fee of $50 CAD (non-refundable) & Deposit $200 (refundable ONLY if your application is rejected. If accepted, Failure to communicate and complete the confirmation process on time can result in a forfeit, this is not considered a rejection of the application).


Please read this entire page.

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APPLICATION TIME LINES

EARLY BIRD TUITION (tuition savings opportunity) 

 *Applications from past Participants of ALIVE BODY Retreats  will have priority   from December 15, 2019 through January 15, 2020.

Early Bird Application window: Dec 15th to Jan 31st, 2020 

Announcements of acceptance: on or before, Feb 4th  


(IMPORTANT: in order to receive Early Bird tuition rate, complete payment of Tuition balance is due by Mar 6, 2020.)



FULL TUITION 

Application window: from Feb 1st 

Announcements of acceptance within two weeks of applying.


This Application period remains open only while space is available. 


Note: Tuition payment is due upon acceptance. Payment Plans are available, please ask.

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TUITION

All amounts below are in Canadian currency and include the Canadian 5% GST tax.


ALIVE BODY Performer Training Retreat

EARLY BIRD savings opportunity 

TBA  CAD 


FULL TUITION  

TBA CAD


GROTOWSKI PRAXIS Workshop

EARLY BIRD savings opportunity 

TBA CAD 


FULL TUITION 

TBA CAD


BOTH WORKSHOPS  (savings)

EARLY BIRD 

Not Applicable for 2020.


FULL TUITION 

Not Applicable for 2020.


The Application Payment of $250 CAD,  will be deducted from the above amounts upon acceptance. 

SPECIFIC TO EACH WORKSHOP

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ALIVE BODY Performer Training Retreat

This intensive retreat style workshop for performers includes: 

  • Accommodations for 12 days & 11 nights. 
  • Three incredible catered meals daily.  
  • A shuttle to/from Vancouver-Xenia on Bowen Island.
  • Training is from dawn 'til dusk, indoors and in nature. 

ALIVE BODY Accommodations & Catering

Join us for the ALIVE BODY Performer Training Retreat in the lush natural beauty of Bowen Island, BC at Xenia Creative Development Centre


  • Accommodations are shared. 
  • Meals are based on a protein-rich vegetarian diet. Three delicious catered meals are provided daily plus snacks. Note: All meals are based on a group menu, individual menus are not available.
  • The workshop will take place indoors and outside in nature.
  • The Xenia grounds include horses, dogs, cats, deer, frogs, a pony, a donkey & possibly a pig. 
  • Allergens such as animals, grasses, pollen, bees, wasps, nuts, etc. will be present.  If you have or could have any kind of serious allergy, this is likely not a suitable workshop for you. We are not responsible for allergic reactions.

Please visit the Xenia website for more information.

GROTOWSKI PRAXIS Workshop

Join us in 2021 for this in-depth training at the historic Western Front in the spacious EDAM Dance studio (with the smoothest wooden floor you've ever felt!) in Vancouver.

Please bring a bag lunch as well as snacks and a refillable water bottle daily as discussions and work will continue through meals.

Both workshops take place on the un-ceded territory of the  Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw, Tsleil-Waututh, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh sníchim nations.

PREREQUISITE for GROTOWSKI PRAXIS

Please make note of the writing assignments due before and after this workshop.  

 

PREREQUISITE:  Participation in ALIVE BODY Performer Training, and/or prior training in Grotowski work with Stephen Wangh, Raïna von Waldenburg, Wendy Vanden Heuvel, Erica Fae, and/or Linda Putnam. 


*IMPORTANT: This workshop may be filmed in whole or in part. 

Important Information About Applying

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PAYMENT

TO NOTE

  • Upon acceptance, the full $250 CAD Application Payment is non-refundable and is applied to your tuition payable.  
  • Tuition payment, in whole or in part, is due upon acceptance. 
  • All amounts are non-refundable as of the date of the acceptance email. No cancellations.
  • If accepted, failure to communicate and complete the confirmation process including payment of tuition on time can result in a forfeit, this is not considered a rejection of the application.
  • To enjoy the Early Bird Tuition savings the entire Tuition amount is due by Mar 6th, 2020.


Pay using PayPal through this website (PayPal account is not required) or pay by phone using a credit card. Electronic funds transfer (email money) from a Canadian financial institution is another option; please ask for e-transfer instructions, contact info@alivebody.ca


Payment Plan options are available upon request and at the discretion of our administration, contact info@alivebody.ca


All amounts are in Canadian dollars (CAD). The Canadian GST 5% Tax is included in the amounts shown. If you bank in a different currency click the converter below for an idea of the difference. Exchange rates change daily.


RBC Foreign Exchange

APPLYING

Incomplete applications will not be processed. In order to be considered complete, application questionnaires must be accompanied by the application payment, which includes $50 CAD non-refundable Application Fee and $200 CAD Tuition Deposit.


Applications will be processed in the order in which they are received. Space is limited.


Individual application responses will be emailed. If we have questions, you may receive a phone call.


To apply, complete the Questionnaire and Pay Application Payment by clicking the "Apply Now" button on this page. 

ACCEPTANCE, FEES & REFUNDS

As of the date of acceptance, all fees and amounts paid are not refundable. No cancellations. Please read the website for all the necessary information, or contact us.


For clarification, from the sent date of an acceptance email, the Application payment and Tuition fees are not refundable. 


Should your application not be accepted any money you have paid, except the $50 CAD Application Fee, will be returned to you. 


If you are notified that our faculty has placed your application on the Waiting List and you are subsequently informed that we will not be able to place you in a workshop, any money you have paid will be returned, except for the $50 CAD Application Fee.


If your application is on the Waiting List, you may still take advantage of the Early Bird savings, provided the amount is received in full by Mar 6, 2020. If subsequently you are not placed in the workshop any money you have paid will be returned, except the $50 CAD Application Fee.