Welcome to the Schedule Planner for the seventh Interfusion Festival occurring on January 13-17, 2022 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. At this time schedule sign-ups are not required for participation and serve as a tool to help you plan your experience. For more festival guidance please see the 2022 Welcome Package at: www.interfusionfestival.com/welcome-package

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Sunday, January 16 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Partner Acro: Lifts, Spins, & Drops

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Partner acrobatics brings new life into partnerships. Mendel and Bassam have a unique take on partner performances that are bound to light up the connection with your partner and inject sizzlin' partner acro performance moves. This workshop will center on learning unique standing acrobatic skills with a focus on transitions and aesthetics - including flow, lines, partner connection and dynamics.

Prerequisites: Some partnering experience required. Bases should be able to squat with a piggy backer. Flyers must look fly.

Preferred skills: Two High (standing on someone’s shoulders),
standing bird on hands (bases arms extend overhead and hold a flyer in bird aka angel)

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Bassam Kubba

Acroyoga Program
"Drstadharmasukhavihari" means to live happily in the present moment. Bassam has lived in five different countries and has worn several professional hats: software engineer, professional climber, yoga teacher, and acrobatic performer.He has finally settled down in Manhattan as a Vinyasa... Read More →
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Mendel Romanenko

Acroyoga Program
Mendel grew up in the Bronx and his passion for movement began with break dancing over 12 years ago. His curiosity led him to hip-hop, parkour, gymnastics, and yoga. In 2012, he had his first AcroYoga experience and has since been thoroughly hooked into the world of partner acrobatics... Read More →

Sunday January 16, 2022 3:00pm - 4:30pm EST
Studio 3