Dragon's Egg Studio
Dragon's Egg Studio
Dragon's Egg Studio
Dragon's Egg Studio
Dragon's Egg Studio


The Eagle Has Landed: Kristin Hatleberg and dancers

The Eagle has landed.

Sunday February 8th at 4pm
The Dragon’s Egg, 401 Shewville Rd, Ledyard CT
Artists: Janet Aisawa / Cecilia Fontanesi / Kristin Hatleberg / Rebeca Medina / Ophra Wolf
Film: Kristin Hatleberg / Fred Hatt 

The Eagle has landed. is a full-length dance improvisation directed by Kristin Hatleberg. Its development has been supported in part by residencies at The Dragon’s Egg throughout 2014-2015, and we’re pleased to close our final residency this February with a public showing for The Egg’s community. The Eagle has landed. will premiere in April 2015 as a part of the Take Root Series at GreenSpace in Queens, NY.
Performance is 45 minutes, admission is donation based, and the showing will be followed by light refreshments and a discussion with the artists.

Kristin hatleberg Eagle

Ayurveda and the Mind

Ayurveda and the Layers of the Mind

Join us at The Dragon’s Egg Studio, 401 Shewville Road, in Ledyard, CT on January 24 from 1-4PM to explore the Layers of the Mind. Cost is $35
The emotional aspect of ourself is the most powerful determinant in the quality of our life.  If the mind is agitated, the world looks bleak, even if the bank account is full, the house is perfect, the family is healthy and the job is secure.  On the other hand, if the bank account is empty, the house in disrepair, the family broken and the job lost…the serene mind will provide a feeling of unconditional contentment.  How do we harness the power of the mind?  Ayurveda presents us with a model in which to understand our emotions as well as practices to create balance in the mind and a state of gratification, no matter the outside circumstances life presents.

Personal Bio
Hello, I am Jessica Ferrol, the Community Ayurvedic Herbalist.  I am a mother of three, wife, student and an avid seeker of ultimate peace, love and health for my family and myself.  Since I was a little girl, I have pondered the questions: “What are the factors that influence Health?” and “What’s the secret to finding stillness in this hectic world?”  I looked for these answers everywhere.  At age 25, I fell in love with Yoga and immediately began training as a yoga teacher.  At age 27, I found Ayurveda and 3 months later moved across the country to study at one of the best Ayurvedic schools in the USA.  These sister sciences provided all the answers to my life long questions and much more!  They have given me the power and wisdom to care for myself and my family, naturally.  Now, it is my passion and my intention to share this with you!
Professional Bio

I am a certified Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, Pancha Karma Specialist, Registered Yoga Therapist and Herbalist.  I have been in private practice since 2003 supporting the community via Ayurvedic consultations, home made herbal formulations and workshops for over 10 years.
My home office is in located in Pawcatuck, CT (a stone’s throw away from downtown Westerly, RI).  At this location I see clients, make my herbal formulations and hold workshops.   I am a professional member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association and Yoga Alliance.  

Clare, Sharon, Meredith, Jeffrey Dance together!

It was wonderful! The dance showing on December 29th, by residents Clare, Sharon, Meredith, and Jeffrey! Rosena, sitting next to me, giggled throughout, and the audience willingly rose (after a tentative pause) at one point, to roll on the floor in a way that challenged all and caused eruptions of giggles. The dancers were exciting, strong, intimate, fun, in their work with one another, a life work, with these moments of coming together, over and over again.

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Hoop your way into 2015

Bring in the new year with your favorite dance partner: the hoop!
Shiva Shakti Hoop Dance will be hosting an open flow jam
from 830pm-1am
at the beautiful Dragon’s Egg.
Make 2015 the year of movement.
Suggested donation of $10-$15. 


Solstice Arises

Winter clare

Dance Showing!! December 29th at 5 pm

Dance Showing!   Monday, December 29th, at 5 pm, at the Dragon’s Egg…
Welcome to all, come join us! 

Love, Sex, and Peace, and Everything.
The ‘Frina’s Song and Dance Show.
I Went to the Field to Visit the Star: Winter, Part II.
Friends and artists Sharon Estacio, Jeffrey Peterson, Clare Byrne and Meredith Mandel gather in one country, one state, and one absolutely utopian place, The Dragon’s Egg, for a weekend of moving and music-making. Come see the fruits of their playful labor –  spanning years and oceans –  in an uncharted hour of dance and music.

Clare et al

Dreaming the Sky

Marya’s new picture story book, illustrated by Dan Potter and by herself,
 is here and ready for purchase – from Marya directly!   

SkyTails – a series of Native American tales.  
Written by me, illustrated by Dan and by me.

$10 in person.

to have it mailed:

turns out the postage is a  bit over $3 for one book for most relatively local locations, plus the envelop is around .50 or so. 
So, if you want it mailed, the cost would be closer to $14

Email me at my beasts@aol.com for your own copy!   xox marya


Holiday Bazaar!

Holiday Bazaar!  

Once again, we shall host our annual “Holiday Sale” at the Dragon’s Egg, this year on Saturday 12/6, in the afternoon, culminating with a wonderful poetry reading that will include some dance and musical poems as well.

There will be soaps and honey and alpaca and books and clothing and ceramic and massage certificates and decorations and art work and organic oils and cleaning supplies and ayurvedic products and herbal magic!  

And Poets!

Do come join us!


December 6th, Saturday, from 2 – 5 pm.  



Veterans’ Day Parade

Veterans’ Day Parade – Pawcatuck- Westerly, RI -

the Beasts will be a part of this, next Saturday, November 8th.   Step off for the parade is 9:30 am.  

See you there!




Tell a story tell a tale!

As a part of the Connecticut Storytelling Center’s statewide story telling celebration the Egg will host an event of stories on

November 9th, Sunday, at 4 pm. Suitable for all ages. By donations. Come join us!