Russell Halley

SINGLES RETREAT HOSTPresenting: Ballroom Dancing for All Levels of Experience
Dance has been part of Russell’s life since the age of 10, when his big sister signed him up for a ballroom dancing class.   He followed that love into a career in …

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Garry Novikoff

SINGLES WEEKEND PERFORMERGiving a Special Live Performance
Garry Novikoff is a genre-bending, multi-award winning singer/songwriter and composer. His many diverse honors include a nomination for a Tony Award for his work as music and drama educator as well as receiving the ASCAP Foundation Joe Raposo Award for Children’s Songwritng.” Time Out New York has called Garry’s first solo …

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Rance Wright

Rance Wright received his MFA and MM from the Boston Conservatory and holds a BFA in Music, Dance and Theatre from Brigham Young University. He is an accomplished performing arts professional with over 20 years of experience as a consultant, casting director, manager and artist. His most recent credits include associate casting …

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Miguel Villalobos

SOAK UP THE SUN HOST -After the success of Winter Spirit Camp this last February, Miguel has agrees to host Soak Up the Sun, this time bringing the Latin flavor to the land and calling it “Cuando Calienta el Sol (When the Sun Heats up)" Miguel says. “I’m very proud of my Latin American heritage and I’ve always wanted to celebrate it at Easton Mountain, this is my chance to do it”  Miguel was born in a small town ...

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Nelson Garcia

SOAK UP THE SUN HOST -Nelson Garcia is a travel and local experiences curator. He is joining our faculty for first time to co-host Soak Up the Sun-(Cuando Calienta el Sol). Nelson is originally from Colombia, but is a world citizen who believes traveling is a right, not a privilege; and is the best way to learn about other's reality and expand our own.  Nelson actually started ...

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Emmanuel Avellanet

SOAK UP THE SUN HOST - Emmanuel Avellanet is a Licensed Massage Therapist and sex educator. He is very excited to be co-hosting Soak up the Sun - (Cuando Calienta el Sol). He will be providing massage services throughout the weekend, and also offering a workshop called "An Introduction to Non-Monogamy". As a sex educator, Emmanuel seeks to build a safe environment where ...

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Robert Halley

SINGLES REATREAT PRESENTERPresenting: Vogueing for Vitality
Robert Halley was born in Toronto of Guyanese ancestry. As a child of the World he embodies the roles of a Dance Artist/Teacher, Actor, Certified 300hr Yoga Teacher,
Thai Healing Alliance Certified Massage Therapist, Rouxbe Certified Plant Based Chef, and a Young Living Essential Oils Distributor & Educator. Recently Robert discovered ..

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Jay Cummings

SOAK UP THE SUN PRESENTER - Jay Cummings is a private practice therapist in Stratford, Connecticut. He began attending spiritual retreats with his Catholic youth community, and has continued learning and growing in providing safe healing space through his adult career. Beginning in 1994 in nonprofit ...

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SOAK UP THE SUN PRESENTER - Sunfire studied with Joseph Kramer and other faculty of the Body Electric School, from which he holds certificates in massage, breathwork, and sacred intimacy. He is certified ...Click "Read more" to learn more about him and the workshops he is presenting!

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Sunfire Thunderbird

SINGLES RETREAT PRESENTER - Presenting: Drawing From Your Imagination
Sunfire studied with Joseph Kramer and other faculty of the Body Electric School, from which he holds certificates in massage, breathwork, and sacred intimacy. He is certified as an Advanced Energy Healer by the Inner Focus School. Additional studies have included …

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Guy Rolland

SINGLES RETREAT PRESENTER - Presenting: Ritual of Recognition and Acceptance
Guy Rolland worked for 20 years as a clinical manager and programs coordinator in a community resource center for people with mental health problems. Before that, he worked five years in rehabilitation for persons with disabilities. Mr. Rolland holds a ....

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Andres Hernandez

SOAK UP THE SUN PRESENTER - Have you ever wanted to make your own authentic Mexican food? Andres will be happy to show you the building blocks of Mexican cuisine, so you can create your own dishes. Andres Ignacio Hernandez Chacon is from San Francisco del Rincon, Guanajuato,  In a region ...

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Chris Panzica

SINGLES WEEKEND PRESENTER - Presenting: Experience Playback Theatre 
Chris is a Clinical Social Worker and Therapist, He supports individuals to better cope with anxiety and depression, address self-defeating behaviors, and lead more satisfying lives. He approaches ...

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Joseph Casan

SOAK UP THE SUN PRESENTER - Joseph is a spiritual coach and counselor who uses his exquisite life experiences and highly evolved intuitive gifts to lead others to transformation and success in their personal and professional lives. He employs direct knowing, seeing ..

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Nathaniel Villanueva

SINGLES WEEKEND PRESENTER - Presenting: Speed Dating With Honesty, Looking After Yourself, and Guide to Successful Dating. With Mexican roots and Canadian grown origins; Nathaniel is proud of his multiculturality and mixed ethnicity which he considers is key to his natural facility to develop strong connections around the world. With two master’s degrees in …

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