2nd edition

JUNE the 18th-20th, 2010




Schedule for the week-end

Friday, June the 18th

Starting at 6pm : Reception at Studio 164 / Cie Geneviève Sorin (164 bd de Plombières 13014 Marseille)

Starting at 7pm : Open space for dance : Arrival Jam!

9h30pm: opening circle, followed by a pause to eat, talk and drink!

10h30pm: (to be confirmed) screening of the movie shot during the first edition of the “Jam du Sud 2008”, with director François Billaud (1 hour) plus discussion

Saturday, June the 19th

10 -12 : two classes (one outdoors and the other at Studio 164 ), each taught by a two-persons team (one from the South and another from elsewhere).

starting at 12h30 : Reception at Centre julien

(33 cours Julien 13006 Marseille)

2pm : Presentation of Nancy Stark Smith’s UNDERSCORE .

The “Global Underscore” celebrates its tenth edition around the world!

3pm- 1am: 10-hour Jam beginning with the solstice Underscore (3 to 7 pm)

Starting at 8pm, open buffet in another room !

Sunday, June the 20th

starting at 9am: breakfast at centre julien

10.30 -12.30 : class in the dojo (centre julien) taught by a two-persons team.

Another space will be open for massages or other bodywork for recuperation, as well as discussion with François Billaud, director of the film on “Jam du Sud 2008” played Friday evening.

Starting at 12.30:  Tidying up, leaving the place, free meal

2pm: Meeting point to begin together a traveling jam bound for the sea ! Kind of final ritual to transition from the city to the sea! (don’t forget your sun screen and hat)

3pm Closure at the sea before diving!!!

The teachers

Two-persons teams : Alessandro Franceschelli, Mathilde Monfreux, Tiphaine Saintrain , Barbara Lucarini (Rome), Christelle Casse (Grenoble), Sebastien Molleix (Die), Marjorie Gouzy (Montpellier)


Friday night and sunday night: accommodation at local people’s. Also ask your friends or relatives !

Saturday night: everybody can sleep at Centre Julien.
Bring your mats and sleeping bags. If you chose to stay elsewhere, the expense is at your charge

contact: Tiphaine:

Car sharing

We can put you in contact with people from your area.

contact: Tiphaine :

MealsWe’ll be taking care of:

Friday evening’s snack: drinks and soup during the pause

Saturday noon: Coffee, tea

Saturday: mid-afternoon snack and dinner

Sunday’s breakfast


We encourage you to come with your family!

The children will be looked after during the Underscore.

On Saturday morning, the classes will be designed to welcome all generations; the rest of the time, we’ll help find a way to look after the children.

Places and how to get there…

Studio 164 / Compagnie Geneviève Sorin: 164 bd de Plombières 13014 Marseille

Bus 89 or 72, stop at “Battala Plombières”

Metro line 2 stop at National then walk about 5 minutes, following the ” théâtre Toursky ” signs at the beginning.

By car: From Martigues or Aix, arriving by the A7 motorway, take the n°36 exit ” les 5 avenues”, then follow the direction “Belle de mai”. Don’t take the bridge and, at the 2nd lights on the left, the studio is located at the end of the paved driveway.

Centre Julien: 33 cours Julien 13006 Marseille

Metro line 2 stop at Notre Dame du Mont.

We advise you not to drive to this studio because parking possibilities are few and not free (moreover Saturday morning there’s a big market)!


ADULTS : 55 €

If you book before June, the 10th, you get a dicount price: 45 euros /adult

ACCOMPANYING MUSICIAN: 8 for Friday/ 20€ for Saturday / 25 € for the we. Contact Tiphaine ( to agree on the musical participation during the week-end.

CHILDREN: from 8 – 20€ ; under 8 ans -free.


Send back the internet form before June, the 10th. You’ll receive the link by mail.


20 euros deposit – label the check to “A PELLE E CORPO” and send it to:

A Pelle E Corpo

2 rue Papon

13007 Marseille

The C o n t a c t   l a b’s team : contact-improvisation laboratory in Marseilles:

Alessandro Franceschelli, Claude Brayer, Florence Morel, Joanne Auber, Mathilde Monfreux, Tiphaine Saintrain, Béatrice Huneau, Elise Argaud, avec la participation de François Billaud

A PELLE E CORPO‘s partners

Cie Itinerrances, Studio Evidanse, Le Cap 15, Le Centre Social Julien, Le théâtre de La Minoterie, La Compagnie Geneviève Sorin and L’art du Chi.