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Local Innovators:Project Flux and WHYTEBERG Dance

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Jack's Urban Meeting Place

1000 W. Myrtle St.

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Join local innovators Lydia Sakolsky-Basquill of Project Flux and Gracie Whyte of WHYTEBERG Dance as they share their stories of how dance and community have impacted their lives. All ages with parent.

When: Wednesday, June 14th from 6:00-7:30pm

Where: The Loft on the fifth floor, take a left out of the elevators.

Cost: FREE This is part of our Local Innovators Series where members of the community share their story with the community, come get inspired! Drop ins are available if there is still space in the class, check the ticket to see how many spaces remain. As this is a free event there are more tickets available than spaces in order to account for no shows. You must register to attend but this does not guarantee a seat.

What to Expect: This will be an evening where you can learn about individuals in our community who have pioneered their own path in their industry. Beer, wine and snacks will be available for purchase.


Lydia Sakolsky-Basquill was born in Rochester, NY into a military family. After settling in Boise, ID she pusued her love of dance, eventually graduating with an AA in Dance Performance from New World School of the Arts in Miami, FL. Lydia continued her studies to pursue a BFA in Dance Performance at Arizona State University and at the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance. Lydia relocated back to Boise and is happy to be dancing and creating work for Ballet Idaho, the Boise Dance Co-op, Idaho Dance Theatre, Treefort Music Festival, and various studios throughout Idaho. In 2013, Lydia launched Project Flux Dance, which has since established itself with commissioned works in the Boise dance community.

website: www.projectflux.org email:projectfluxdance@gmail.com,

facebook: www.facebook.com/projectflux, instagram:www.instagram.com/projectfluxdance

WHYTEBERG is a Los Angeles based duo created by Gracie Whyte (an Idaho native) and Laura Berg as a platform for their collaborative work. Since their inception in August 2014, WHYTEBERG has performed at numerous venues around Los Angeles and teaches their groovy and sweat-inducing floorwork technique class to professionals. Gracie and Laura are most interested in figuring out how to blend disciplines, integrating dance into other genres to elevate the level of art being created.

We just want to know: how do you make people like dance?

Website: http://www.whyteberg.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/whyteberg

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/whyteberg Email: WHYTEBERG.LA@gmail.com

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What is JUMP?

JUMP – or Jack’s Urban Meeting Place – is a not-for-profit, interactive creative center and community gathering place in the heart of downtown Boise. Please go to jumpboise.org to learn more and join our newsletter so you are in the know on fun, spontaneous happenings at JUMP.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

You may bus, bike, drive, walk, skip, etcetera. Check Boise's bus schedule at valleyride.org. We love bikers and have beautiful bike racks to secure your ride throughout the facility. Apologies, but the JUMP parking garage is still under construction at the moment. However, the on-site Simplot Headquarter's paid parking below ground is available and accessible on Myrtle St. between 11th St. and 9th St. ADA parking available onsite, please email requests to programs@jumpboise.org.


Do you have accommodations for people with disabilities?

Absolutely. We support the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and encourage participation by everyone. If you require special accommodations to participate in our programs or use our facilities, please email programs@jumpboise.org.

What is the refund policy?

We depend on your enrollment for a successful class so please plan your schedule carefully. Classes which do not meet minimum enrollment are subject to cancellation. Refunds are issued in full if the class or program is cancelled, if you cancel at least seven days before the starting date of the class, or for documented medical reasons. Please email programs@jumpboise.org to request a refund.


What about cancelled classes?

Please check our website http://jumpboise.org/ and the hours of operation for any cancellations, you may also call the front desk at 208-639-6610. We will email registered participants and also post on our facebook page.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email miranda.palacio@jumpboise.org with any questions/concerns/compliments/puns.


Notice of Photographic and Media Recording

When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. You further waive your rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose. If you have any questions please call (208) 639-6610.


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