The members of the Taiwanese dance company Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan are trained in Western disciplines, such as ballet or contemporary dance, but also in oriental practices such as meditation, Qi Gong and what are called "internal martial arts" that are based on mental or spiritual elements. During their stay in Barcelona, the company offers a Tai Chi Dao Yin workshop (a type of Chinese ancient Qi Gong exercises) and a meditation at the Carob Tree Patio of the Fundació Joan Miró.
Participants will be able to experience a basic concept of Eastern discipline training used by the Cloud Gate dancers, and focusing on the breathing, the sense of weight and the circular movement.
This workshop includes a practice session of 75 minutes and 15 minutes for questions and answers. Anyone between 15 and 60 years old can take part in it. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes, preferably sportswear. No Jeans.