Dance for Parkinson’s

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Get creative, feel energised, meet new people — all whilst having fun!

Wednesday afternoons from 2 – 3.15pm at Garforth Squash & Leisure Centre, Ninelands Lane, Leeds LS25 1NX 

Cost: £6.50 per pair

Living with Parkinson’s and want to improve your balance, flexibility and strength? Northern Ballet’s new dance classes provide an exciting opportunity to work with our expert teachers, and dance to live music.

Each week we’ll cover basic technique to improve your posture, core strength and coordination. You’ll then have the chance to learn some steps from some of our best known productions like The Nutcracker and Romeo & Juliet. You can even have a go at creating your own moves!

No previous dance experience is required, but we ask that you bring a partner, friend or carer to support you and join in the fun. After dancing together, we’ll have a cuppa and a biscuit at the end of each session.

For more information and to register, please contact Nicola Phillips on 0113 220 8000 or email learning@northernballet.com

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2019-02-05T15:22:26+00:00 30th January 2019|0 Comments

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Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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