BMD’s Dance for PD Team

BMD’s Dance for PD (Parkinson Disease) Team enjoyed a professional development meeting with Lucy and David Leventhal, Program Manager of Dance for PD from Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG).

The training took place on the stage at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts. BMD’s Teaching Artists had the opportunity to discuss current research on Parkinson Disease, build upon current knowledge of the field, develop teaching strategies, and expand movement ideas.

The day concluded with a community Dance for PD workshop taught by David Leventhal and MMDG company dancer, Rita Donahue.

Learn more about Dance for PD and BMD’s relationship with MMDG.