Dance at home

Dance for PD is committed to supporting our global community and encouraging people living with Parkinson’s to keep dancing during a time when in-studio classes may not be available.

Click on a button below to start dancing with us.

Check out these additional resources:


+ Dance by Phone – Free Dance for PD activities for people living without a computer, smartphone or internet access
+ Thanks to our supporters


To supplement your movement program, please consider purchasing our best-selling At Home DVDs or Videos on Demand. All Video on Demand access is now 20% off, and we are waiving local and international shipping charges for all orders of our 3-DVD bundle. Your purchases help us sustain our work.


The video resources provided below are for general information purposes only and do not constitute medical advice and should not be used or relied upon for treatment of any medical condition or without guidance and approval from a qualified physician. You assume all risks of injury as a result of engaging in any dance activity. Mark Morris Dance Group and Dance for PD are not responsible for any injury sustained by you during the course of any dance activity.


Live classes and meetups

Click on each class button below at the scheduled time to join the class! All classes, except for special workshops like Tap, are offered FREE OF CHARGE. No experience required. All classes are listed in US Eastern Time.

Click here to learn about Zoom and download the desktop client.

To avoid duplicate efforts, please do not register for the class more than 15 minutes before scheduled start time. You should only register for the class at the time you are ready to join live. For security purposes, all registrations must be processed through our website via the buttons below. Please do not attempt to join the class directly through the Zoom app; passwords will not be provided.

Enjoying our resources? Please consider supporting Mark Morris Dance Group’s Dance On! 40th Anniversary Fund to celebrate 40 years of the Mark Morris Dance Group and help our entire organization continue operations during this challenging time. You may select “Dance for PD” from the dropdown menu on the donation page or click below to support the Dance for PD program through the Dance for PD website.


 
 

Miss a class? Want to do a class again? Dance for PD Members have special access to archived Dance for PD, Sing for PD, Pilates and Yoga classes originally offered on Zoom. Members can also request that specific Zoom classes be posted on the archive in case they miss a class or want to see it again. Not a member or need to renew? Click here to join today and receive special member access to all of our resources!

Click here to access other digital resources available through the Mark Morris Dance Group, including live-streamed adult and children’s classes, as well as access into a virtual library featuring and excerpts of Mark Morris’ work, behind the scenes moments, and past interviews.


How to find a video
In the large video frame below, use the scrolling options in the control box to browse the archive and select a video as shown in this diagram:

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Enjoying our resources? Please consider supporting Mark Morris Dance Group’s Dance On! Recovery Fund to help our entire organization continue operations during this challenging time.

Looking for more classes? New classes? Become a member and access our complete class archive containing more than 60 full classes available on demand, including recent Zoom classes with your favorite teachers. A newly-recorded Dance for PD class is also featured each month in our Member Archive. Click here to access this class with your member credentials.


Excerpts from our At Home Videos

How to find a video
In the large video frame below, use the scrolling options in the control box to browse the archive of selections from our At Home instructional videos and select a video as shown in this diagram:

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Enjoying these excerpts? Please consider purchasing one of our acclaimed At Home videos (DVD or On Demand), which provide you with a high-quality movement experience while supporting Dance for PD’s free programming. Additional excerpts and video resources are available to Dance for PD members. Join today!


Global affiliates

Dance for PD has partners and affiliates around the world. Many of our partners are creating their own online content.

Please use the scroll or search function to browse online offerings from our global affiliates.

For information about Dance for PD’s own free online group classes via Zoom, click here.

NORTH AMERICA (scroll or use search feature)


EUROPE & AFRICA (scroll or use search feature)


AUSTRALIA


Other partners

Power for Parkinson’s online exercise classes
Parkinson’s Foundation PD Health @ Home series


Thanks to our supporters and partners

Dance for PD® is made possible through generous support from our community. We gratefully acknowledge contributions from individual Dance for PD members, donors, and Friends of MMDG along with public and private institutions:

Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
A community grant from the Parkinson’s Foundation
Billy Rose Foundation
Boston Scientific
Bossak/Heilbron Charitable Foundation
The Dillon Fund
General Catalyst
Sills Family Foundation
Lily Auchincloss Foundation
Stanley J. Wertheimer Fund
American Parkinson Disease Association
The Parkinson Council
New York Foundation for Eldercare
Parkinson’s Concierge

Public support for Dance for PD is provided by New York City Council Member Helen Rosenthal, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.