This dance class utilizes specifically designed creative movement and choreography which will help participants develop more freedom of movement, with a sense of grace, rhythm and ease. All classes will incorporate live music and be lead by professional dance instructors trained through the Mark Morris Dance Group/Dance for PD Program in Brooklyn, NY.
Potential benefits of dance for people with PD:
- Builds confidence and improves balance
- Builds muscle strength and endurance
- Stimulates the mind/body connection
- Promotes joy and self-expression
This class can accommodate those who walk independently, need a cane or a wheelchair. Caregivers are encouraged to participate.
Location will vary and details will be provided upon registration.
The Parkinson’s Dance Program at Capital Health is generously supported by The Parkinson Alliance and Capital Women in Philanthropy.