Yearly Jams and Workshops

© John Barrett 2010

In addition to our weekly jams, Contact Improv Boston sponsors several annual events:  May Jam, Fall Jam, and a winter teaching event that varies in scope.  Here's the schedule for the next few years.


Fall 2017, Fundamentals Workshop Series
Brando September 23rd
Neige October 14th
Olivier November 4th


May Jam, 2017 - May 26-28, 2017  Headlining Rachel Schwartz and Stephen Katz

Intermediate/Advanced Weekend workshop w/ Scott Wells - March 31-April 2, 2017

Winter Fundamentals One-day workshop with Brando, January 14th

Fall One-day Workshop, 2016 with Alyssa Lynes - November 12, 2016

Fall Jam, 2016 with A-I-R Bradley Teal Ellis - October 8-9, 2016

Global Underscore, 2016 - June 19, 2016
Boston participates in worldwide event

25th Anual May Jam - May 27-29, 2016

Basics with Patrick Crowley - February 13, 2016
Intermediate/Advanced with Kirstie Simson - March 11-13, 2016

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Fall Jam and Workshop with Paul Singh - Oct 9-11,2015

24th Annual May Jam with Kristen Horrigan- May 22-24, 2015

Winter Workshop with Martin Keogh, February 20-22, 2015

Fall Jam and Workshop with Chris Aiken, October 10-12, 2014

Global Underscore: June 22, 2014

23rd Annual May Jam: Non-stop Jamming, May 23-25, 2014
PLUS Monday Class, May 26    
⇒ Both with Tim O'Donnell

Winter Workshop: February 21-23, 2014
The Art and Sport of Contact Improvisation with Ray Chung

Fall Jam/Workshop: Oct 11-13, 2013  Jamming & classes, Tim O'Donnell and Patrick Crowley, also Saturday Contact Jam with music by Richard Kim.

22nd Annual May Jam, May 24-26, 2013
Followed by a Full-day Workshop with Karen Nelson, May 27

The Art of Listening with Kirstie Simson - February 10-12, 2012