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James “Ta-Dao!” Sitzer has been a stalwart of the Portland AcroYoga Community since 2011. He has been teaching and leading workshops since he was certified by AcroYoga International in September 2014. As the originator of Portland’s AcroLab he’s created dozens of acro machines and poses for Acropedia. He’s performed and taught at Whistler Wanderlust, Michael Franti’s Soulshine Tour, and the AcroYoga Unity, Vancouver Acro, and Divine Play Festivals. He's scheduled to teach at the inaugural Arco Love World Festival in Portland this October.
A beginner AcroYoga class co-taught with Shantel Thilman.
An intermediate AcroYoga class and jam.
A gathering of high-level Acro Yogis and Ninja Monkeys with the expressed purpose of elevating everyone's practice and being creative with acrobatics.
A regional acro jam for everyone in the Northwest.
This subject seems to come up from time to time and I’d like to share my thoughts. I think there’s a difference between the different kinds of partner acrobatics. Circus acrobatics, adagio (dance acro), and cheerleader stunting seem to have different focus than what I call acro yoga. To me acro yoga is about play and Read more about What’s the difference between partner acrobatics and acro yoga?[…]
Mondays: AcroLab (Advanced Acro Skill-share) at Be-Space, 211 SE 11th Ave, 7-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/522193891270879/ Wednesday, 9/9: Gotta Fly, all-levels Acroyoga for everyone. Awakenings Wellness Center. 1016 SE 12th, 7-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/540617372758907/ Wednesdays, (9/16, 9/23 & 9/30) Flight School/Base Camp (Beginner Acro Yoga) at Be-Space, 211 SE 11th Ave, 7-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/1607157229552465/ Fridays: PLAYtime at Piccolo Park (Intermediate Acro class and Read more about New September Schedule[…]
P+L+AY now has stickers! Designed by James and featuring himself and Shantel, they are available in 3 colors and 4 shapes. You can get them at any P+L+AY class or jam, or at James’ RedBubble page. www.redbubble.com/people/spreadtheweird/collections/245221-ta-dao