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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®

Arlington (**,T)

Dance for Parkinson Disease
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Drop-ins welcome
No charge

Sponsoring organization: Bowen McCauley Dance
Lead teachers: Joanna Estes Janascius
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Improvisation, Ballroom, and Choreography from BMD Repertoire

Kenmore Middle School
200 S. Carlin Springs Rd.
Arlington, VA

For more information: Visit the BMD website

Harrisonburg (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Select Saturdays: February 16 and 23; March 16, 23 and 30; and April 6, 13 and 20
10:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.
Free of charge

Lead teacher: Kate Trammell (Wertheimer Fellow), with Lauren Abrams, Ashton Clevenger and Chloe Conway as assistant teachers and Thomas Hassett and Abby Wiegand as musicians

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts
147 Warsaw Ave
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Registration is required. To register, visit For further information about the classes, contact Kate Trammell at

Meadowview (Emory area) (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Thursdays 10:00-11:00 am
Drop-ins welcome; newcomers should contact Jennifer or Rachel at the numbers below to confirm class times.
No charge

Lead teachers: Rachel Denham and Jennifer Wagner

Unitarian Universalist Church of the Highlands
28421 Lee Highway
Meadowview, Virginia 24361
(Highway 11 between I-81 exits 22 and 24)

For more information: call Jennifer (276) 944-3435 or Rachel (276) 944-5363

Richmond (T)

Richmond Parkinson’s Dance Project
No charge

Two times and locations:

11-11:45 a.m.

West End Academy of Dance
10620 Patterson Ave # C
Richmond, VA 23238

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Simply Ballroom Dance Studio
3540 Courthouse Rd.
Richmond, VA 23236

Sponsoring organization: Simply Ballroom Dance Studio
Lead teacher: Veronica Braun
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Modern and theater dance, ballet, folk dance, tap, improvisation, and ballroom dance

Please clease call (804) 276-3343 or email with questions or to reserve a spot.
Read an article about the Richmond program.


Dancing with PD
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
*offered in 6 week sessions
Drop-ins welcome
No charge

Sponsoring organization: Bowen McCauley Dance
Lead teacher: Rebecca Scruggs

Shenandoah Conservatory Arts Academy
203 South Cameron Street
Winchester, VA 22601

For more information: Visit the BMD website