RELEASE & RESTORE with Vanessa Faria and Darren Austin Hall
Join Vanessa & Darren as they guide and lead a unique healing journey using tools of movement, active&passive release, shaking&rolling, sound healing and meditation. In this special evening, Vanessa will guide a restful restorative class and offer hands-on healing through the means of reiki and cranial sacral therapy, while Darren fills the magical church in his blissful sound bath and chakra toning to harmonize our centres.
We’ll explore and venture into a land of swimmingly deep para-sympathetics and vibrational realignment to boost your body, mind and spirits! In this incarnation of Release & Restore we'll prepare to let it all fall away, and take the time we need to acclimatize to the new season of Autumn. #mysticmisfits
8pm - 10pm @MISFITSTUDIO - 761 Queen St West - 3rd floor #misfitchurch
Both spiritual healers and guides, Darren & Vanessa are passionate about sharing their love for deep, slow and juicy moving practices such as yoga, pilates and dance in a playful way. They love to find the integrative and collaborative bridges between physical and spiritual praxis that allow us to feel our best selves and bring that out into the world.
This is an event meant to offer boundless inspiration and rejuvenation to your entire being - from ethers to toes!
Vanessa Faria is a multi-disciplinary performer, model, choreographer, teacher and healer based in Toronto, Ontario. Vanessa strongly believes in healing others and sharing her boundless love of life through spiritual arts and movement. Her strong interest in physiology has led her to become a certified CanFitPro Personal Training Specialist in 2013. She currently has her own practice in Liberty Village as a Past Life Regressionist, Licensed Soul Therapist, Cranial Sacral Therapist & Reiki Master Practioner.
Highly aligned to the MISFIT philosophy, she loves inspiring all ages through various movement forms such as pilates, yoga and dance. Expanding her teachings and creation processes, is something she continually strives for and refines through the experiences of her healing and movement practices. She is continually exploring how her diverse interests blend together, so as to actively create and live-in the rich spaces of their in-betweens.
Darren Austin Hall is a renowned sacred musician, sound healer and spiritual teacher. His empowering music entails diverse, salving instrumentation, from the extraordinary sounds of the crystal singing bowls, Indian tanpura, lyre-harp, ancient monochord, mystical guitar and his powerful, shamanic singing. His acclaimed new album, The Tantra of Truth, is a collection of ecstatic songs inspiring the continuing evolution of consciousness and deep, transformation. His debut album of meditational and healing music, Crystal Hymns, showcases his gifted work with the crystal singing bowls. His performances are revered and he was the headlining musician for last year’s Yoga Conferences in Toronto and will be again this year. Darren is also trained formerly in Chinese Medicine and shamanic healing and has learned from indigenous elders and wisdom keepers from all around the world. He offers private healing using tuning fork therapy and other sound and healing modalities along with counselling. Darren is also a gifted teacher and facilitator and teaches a wide array of workshops on new paradigms of spirituality and healing. He also authors a widely read blog called The Druid and is an eminent write, featured in online publications, including Elephant Journal. Darren also co-facilitates a men’s group in Toronto devoted to raising the consciousness of the masculine.
Let them share an evening with you!