Contact Teachers, Classes & Workshops

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Contact Improv Boston's Sunday Class is currently a class/jam combination. Rotating teachers are Mike Klinger, Christopher Ellinger and Amber Esper.  Irregularly the event hosts guest teachers from out of the Boston area. Details

Here are some Contact Improvisation teachers in the Boston area.  Check each listing for their current offerings.

Olivier Besson

Olivier Besson splits his time between Paris and Boston, teaches Improv and Contact Improvisation at the Boston Conservatory.  He occasionally offers workshops in the Boston area.
Olivier runs the long-established, Monday Night Live Music and Dance Jam at the Dance Complex, 536 Mass Ave in Central Square, Cambridge. Most 2nd and 4th Mondays, 8-10pm. This event take a hiatus in the summer, but returns in the fall.

Neige Christenson

Neige Christenson teaches Contact Improvisation  and Authentic Movement in the Boston area. She offers classes and individual coaching in Contact Improvisation.
For more information contact Neige by phone: 781-330-1639 (cell) or email:


Mike Klinger

Mike Klinger teaches Contact Improvisation on some Sundays at the Arlington Center. He also offers contact and martial movement workshops, and runs intermitant contact related martial improvisation classes.
Contact Mike by phone: 978 919-4217 or email:

Electric Fish Studio
provides weekend intensives in contact improvisation and related somatic practices. Their lineup includes many contact improv star teachers.  For more info, visit