Plastic Water: Experience Our Poisoned Oceans

Lisa Christensen invites you to experience our poisoned oceans in her interactive installation Plastic Water. In the words of the artist: “Currents in all of the world’s oceans flow in gyres or circular patterns. Anything floating around can accumulate over... read more

5Rhythms – Em.bod.y

5Rhythms Committed Series: Tuesday mornings, 10:45am-12:30pm There are entry points into each of the 5rhythms through the body. In this series we will explore each rhythm and it’s gateway to connect with it’s medicine and power.  Em.bod.y – Each week... read more


Sweat Your Prayers First and Third Sunday @ 418 Project 12:45 – 2:30pm $15 Sweat Your Prayers™ is a gathering where we bring our individual 5Rhythms practice and move through the rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness with... read more

What is Erotic? 2018

Looking to win a pair of VIP tickets? Find out how here! What Is Erotic? Proudly Presents… * WE * 13th Season Original Dance & Theatre Asking One Provocative Question… Santa Cruz’s Hottest Valentines Date: Bring along some friends... read more

Year-End Giving Drive 2017

It Only Takes A Minute To Make A Difference Donor Gifts *The 418 Project is a non-profit organization, so your donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.* $5 or more per month or $50 one-time gift = 418... read more

Deepening Practice Series 2017/18

DEEPENING PRACTICE SERIES: A Weekly Movement Laboratory ✭ Somatic Practices – Embodied Self Expression – Community Ritual ✭ Produced and facilitated by Stephanie Meux, Shelly Adams, Brynne Flidais, Tom Truman and Autumn Orion. Sponsored by Women’s... read more

Da’ African Village Project

The Alliance of Da’ African Village and The 418 Project presents ‘A Day of Africa’ Fundraiser Saturday, Dec 17th @ 12:00pm 5 Fabulous Dance Workshops! Marietou Camara (Guinea) Mandjou Kone (Burkina Faso) Oumou Faye (Senegal) Dandha da Hora (Brazil)... read more

Monthly Tango

Monthly Tango 4th & 5th Saturdays of the month. 9:00 to Midnight Milonga (dance party) $20 for Class & Milonga $12 for Milonga only. Join us! Even if you’re new to tango, come watch.  No partners required.  Leather sole shoes... read more

Emerging Choreographers

Next Frontier/Artist in Residence