Research-backed programs for people with Parkinson'sTake a Class
- Our participants harness the benefits of dance to transform their lives and enhance well-being.
- Training and certification programs power a global network of classes in 300+ communities.
- Innovative media resources make our work accessible no matter where you live.
In New York City and in 300 communities around the world, Dance for PD®-trained instructors offer accessible, enjoyable dance classes based on our program in 28 countries around the world.View classes
Our free interactive Zoom classes, innovative At Home instructional videos, and extensive digital class library allow anyone to experience Dance for PD® at any time, in the comfort of home.Dance at home
You Belong Here
Dance for PD invites anyone to explore the joys and benefits of dance, music and the creative spirit.
Training and Enrichment Programs
“After class, I feel lighter, more aware, inspired, hopeful and empowered."
—Dance for PD participant
"The classes are the highlight of my week."
—F. Mansbach, NYC participant
"Dance for PD allows me to function, be motivated, and stay positive."
—J. Tolani, NYC participant
New product - now on DVD!
Our new At Home video
Draws upon the styles and traditions of jazz, tap, modern and the African diaspora + MMDG repertoryPurchase
Dance for PD in Princeton
Join us for a special seminar in Princeton, NJ March 3Learn more
Dance for PD on NHK World
An extensive segment explores Dance for PD's history and impactWatch now
In the media
Dance for PD featured on CBS
Cindy Hsu interviews David Leventhal and Pat BeilmanWatch
Meet the 2023-24 recipient
Boulder's Katie Elliott will create a new collaborative dance workBowen Award for Inclusive Choreography
Interested in joining a research study?
Check out volunteer and paid opportunities in our listing.Learn more