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Meet Dr. S Ama Wray.
The founder of Embodiology®, Dr. Ama Wray's creative work has always been inspired by jazz and multidisciplinary collaborations have been in abundance. Wray is the founding Artistic Director of JazzXchange Music and Dance Company, elevating jazz music and dance on the concert stage. She has collaborated with musicians and composers including Wynton Marsalis, Bobby McFerrin, Derek Bermel, Gary Crosby, OBE, Zoe Rahman and Julian Joseph, OBE. Her work continues to be performed and commissioned on three continents. She is an Associate Professor of Dance at the University of California, Irvine where she leads The Africana Institute for Creativity, Recognition and Elevation, a multidisciplinary concern that focuses on solutions to problems encountered in populations that have been mis-served. Emanating from AICRE she is a lead collaborator on the AI4Afrika initiative that is functioning as a content partner to the United Nations in Geneva to move the globe toward realizing the sustainable development goals.
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A Movement Practice to Optimize Life
JiM will lead you toward your joy and increased wellbeing, and amplifies your creativity. Boost your serotonin levels, elevate your mood and sharpen your cognition.
At the JiM we build our resilience to manage social fluctuations because we embody intentional creativity through the performance of expressive rhythmic motion.
JiM expands your capacity to engage with, and experience, the world as a fully embodied and emboldened citizen; be fully present, zestful, empathic and mentally flexible.