DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE
Classes are offered every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday! Take a look below for locations and times.
New Class Offering:
DURFEE INNOVATION SOCIETY
2470 COLLINGWOOD ST., DETROIT, MI 48206
THE DIVE/1ST FLOOR
Tuesdays from 11:00am-12:00pm
(JANUARY THROUGH MAY)
Macomb family ymca
10 N River Rd, Mt Clemens, MI 48043
select Tuesdays from 11:00am-12:00pm
Every Monday & Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm
ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD IN VARNER HALL STUDIO 132 FROM 11:00AM-12:00PM
Detroit class is back!
New Dance for Parkinson's Disease Class Video
Take Root's FREE Dance for Parkinson's Disease Program
provides a safe and inclusive environment, welcoming ALL participants, care givers and spouses, using dance to impact the lives of others. Dance for Parkinson's Disease participants will be empowered to explore movement and music in ways that are refreshing, enjoyable, stimulating and creative.
This class is an aesthetic experience that uses the elements of narrative, imagery, and community to develop artistry and grace while addressing such PD specific concerns as balance, flexibility, coordination, isolation and depression. The classes engage participants' minds and bodies, and create an enjoyable, social environment that emphasizes dancing rather than therapy. Actively led by professional Take Root dancers inspiring participants to recapture grace, while guided improvisation fosters creativity, and experimentation with movement.
Ali was honored to receive the Hero Award from the Rockin in Rochester Parkinson’s Group this year and will be proud to walk along side them 2023 Metro Detroit Parkinson Hero Walk on September 23rd.
DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE TEACHERS: