Bookings open for Dancing with Parkinson's in Practice, evening event

Thursday 21st March 2019, 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm
Gilliatt Lecture Theatre, Institute for Neurology, Queen Square, London

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This event is an add on activity as part of 'Dance for people living with Parkinson’s – Looking Ahead', a one-day interactive symposium presented by Dance for PD®/Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG), the Dance for Parkinson’s Partnership UK at People Dancing, Dance Consortium and Sadler’s Wells

If you are interested in booking for the full day event please click here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dance-for-people-living-with-parkinsons-looking-ahead-a-one-day-interactive-symposium-tickets-56099046759

The symposium is offered as one of a series of events to kick off the Mark Morris Dance Group’s seven-week UK tour of Pepperland. This tour, produced by Dance Consortium, will include Dance for Parkinson’s-related activities throughout the country.

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I'm delighted to be presenting, sharing and joining with a network of incredible artists and experienced thinkers and movers at the upcoming People Dancing conference in Glasgow.

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