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(**) denotes charter affiliate program - (T) one or more teachers in this location have completed a Dance for PD training workshop. - ( Certified) denotes teacher is certified by Dance for PD®

Ashland (T)

Let’s Dance with PD
Weekly on Fridays
10:30 a.m.

Lead teacher: Vanessa Newman, MS ACE-certified Health Coach
Dance styles/techniques: modeled after Brooklyn program includes ballet, jazz, tap, Latin, modern, contemporary and improvisation

905 Central at 905 Skylark Place
Mountain Meadows campus
857 Mountain Meadows Dr
Ashland, OR 97520

Call 541-625-9305 or 541-414-7593 for more information.


Dance for Parkinson’s
Call for schedule

Lead instructor: Julie Carda
Sponsoring organization: Connections at First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church
230 NE Ninth St.
Bend, OR 97701

For more information or to register, call 541-382-4401, send an email to or visit

Portland (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s Oregon

No previous dance experience necessary; dancers begin the class seated and have the option to stand during the latter part of class. All abilities are welcome, as are persons with MS or other neuromuscular conditions.

The suggested donation for class is $10-$15. No fee for caregivers.

For more information and Zoom link call Leslie Finch at (503) 475-7527 or send an email to

Zoom Online
Sundays, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Sponsoring organization: Dance for Parkinson’s Oregon
Lead teachers: Leslie Finch, Cameron Purandare, Graham Cole
Dance styles/techniques: modeled after Brooklyn program; includes modern, ballet, folk, jazz, improvisation, and collaborative work

Community Class
In-person classes will be resumed when the CDC and the State of Oregon deem it safe to do so.

Calling people of all ages and abilities who are dance inquisitive and want to celebrate dance as the vibrant community we are!

Sponsoring organization: The Portland Ballet

Lead teachers: Nick Le-Jurica and Virginia Belt
Dance styles/techniques: modeled after the Brooklyn Dance for PD and the Minding Motion programs; includes modern, ballet, folk, jazz, improvisation, and collaborative work

The Portland Ballet
6250 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, OR 97239