Upcoming community events

Yin Yoga for Flexibility and Letting Go

November 29, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This 90 minute workshop is part of the Parkinson’s Movement Initiative and will include a bit of lecture and a lot of practice.  Participants will learn and experience the benefits of Yin Yoga: greater flexibility, relaxation, increased energy, improved self awareness, and more.   Yin yoga is a slow practice that makes heavy use of […]

Cunningham Technique: Finding the Foundation

December 3, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This two hour workshop will break down the basic exercises and flow of the typical Cunningham class.  This workshop is intended for dancers who may have never taken a Cunningham class, Cunningham enthusiasts who want to take the time to go back and “find the foundation,” and last but not least, dancers who have thought […]

Dance for Parkinson’s at WakeMed in Raleigh

December 9, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
WakeMed Health and Hospitals, 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610
*Please note that this class will take place at WakeMed: 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610* Parking: You may park in the handicapped lot in front of the health park until it is full, and then please park in the P1 Visitor parking garage (we will provide parking passes!) Directions: Entering “Healthworks at WakeMed” […]

Merce Cunningham and Chance Operations: A Community Workshop

December 10, 2017
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
Participants will be introduced to Merce Cunningham’s use of chance operations as a choreographic tool.  During the session, participants will learn simple movement phrases based on everyday movement (walking, kneeling, running, falling), and taught how to use chance operations to organize this movement in time and space.  Participants will then be guided to invent and sequence their own material. […]

Dance for Parkinson’s at WakeMed in Raleigh

December 16, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
WakeMed Health and Hospitals, 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610
*Please note that this class will take place at WakeMed: 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610* Parking: You may park in the handicapped lot in front of the health park until it is full, and then please park in the P1 Visitor parking garage (we will provide parking passes!) Directions: Entering “Healthworks at WakeMed” […]

Volunteer Training and Refresher for Parkinson’s Movement Initiative

January 15, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
Are you interested in supporting your community? Become a Parkinson’s Movement Initiative Volunteer! We are looking for volunteers to support Dance and Pilates for Parkinson’s.  This workshop is a great place to start if you would like to get involved or learn more about the program, and is also a great refresher for our returning […]

Dance for Parkinson’s at WakeMed in Raleigh

January 20, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
WakeMed Health and Hospitals, 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610
*Please note that this class will take place at WakeMed: 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610* Parking: You may park in the handicapped lot in front of the health park until it is full, and then please park in the P1 Visitor parking garage (we will provide parking passes!) Directions: Entering “Healthworks at WakeMed” […]

Dance for Parkinson’s at WakeMed in Raleigh

January 27, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
WakeMed Health and Hospitals, 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610
*Please note that this class will take place at WakeMed: 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610* Parking: You may park in the handicapped lot in front of the health park until it is full, and then please park in the P1 Visitor parking garage (we will provide parking passes!) Directions: Entering “Healthworks at WakeMed” […]