CI teacher and performer
Martin Keogh has been teaching and performing Contact Improvisation for nearly four decades. He spent time traveling to monasteries in Japan and Korea and was a dharma teacher and director of the Empty Gate Zen Center in Berkeley, California before discovering the world of dance.
For his contribution to the development of Contact Improvisation Martin is a Fulbright Senior Specialist. He has taught in 31 countries on six continents. Keogh is author of, Dancing Deeper Still: The Practice of Contact Improvisation, As Much Time as it Takes, and the anthology, Hope Beneath Our Feet: Restoring Our Place in the Natural World. Martin lives with his family by the Salish sea in British Columbia, Canada.