Dancing on the Balcony: Education in Dance for Older Adults

Wed, 03/13/2013 - 10:30am

Dancing on the Balcony is an interactive dance class that presents seniors the opportunity to study dance and create a dance performance with professional dancer, choreographer, and teacher Joan Green. Participants will learn a variety of dance skills, including warm-ups, activities to help maintain mobility and balance, locomotor phrases, creating choreography as a group, and performance skills. The classes will culminate in a performance to be held on the evening of Thursday May 16.

The classes are free...and limited to twenty-five participants ages 55+. Registration is required. To register, please contact Katrina Morse at 617.427.3337 or kmorse@bpl.org. Participants must commit to all sessions.

Classes will take place Wednesdays from 10:30 am-12:30 pm, March 13-May 15, with a performance on the evening of May 16.

MetLife Creative Aging Libraries Project is made possible by a grant from the MetLife Foundation, and is administered in partnership with the Boston Public Library, Lifetime Arts Inc., and American Library Association’s Public Programming Office.

Grove Hall Branch Library

Location

41 Geneva Ave
Dorchester, MA 02119

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