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Tuesdays 1-2:30pm

at Urbanity Dance (South End)

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For more information, please contact

Jerusha Aman: 617-572-3727 or by email

Thursdays 10:30am-12pm

at Youville House (Cambridge)

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For more information, please contact

Katie Blanchard: 617-491-1234 or by email


In Spring 2013, Urbanity Dance launched Dance for Parkinson’s, a program modeled after the successful program, Dance for PD, designed by Brooklyn Parkinson’s Group and Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG). This version aims to support individuals & caregivers affected by Parkinson’s Disease, while allowing them to experience the joy of a dance class.

-Through weekly dance classes, this program will assist our participants through:

                    > function and mobility challenges

                    > improving the individual and caregiver quality of life

                    > the need for a community network

  1. -Instructor is certified for Dance for PD through the Mark Morris Dance Center training program

  2. -This class is not designed to be occupational or physical therapy, although we do have trained     therapists participating in the program, should dancers ask for their help.

  3. -Dancers’ movements are partnered with the accompaniment of live music.

Hear what one of our participants had to say about her experience!

Dance for Parkinson’s

Urbanity Dance exists to inspire, engage, and empower individuals and communities through the art of dance and movement.

Urbanity Dance     |     280 Shawmut Ave, #1  Boston, MA 02118     |     617.572.3727     |     ask@urbanitydance.org