Kern Dance Alliance + League of Dreams
ADAPTIdance: DANCE + DISABILITY
Every Child Should Have A Chance To Dance
ADAPTIdance Registration opens September 1st, 2018
KDA and the League of Dreams will offer a dance + disability program. ADAPTIdance participants will learn inclusive, creative dance that is accessible and adaptable for movers with and without physical and cognitive disabilities. The program will culminate with a performance at the historic Bakersfield Fox Theater. ADAPTIdance is taught by dance educators trained by the world’s leading dance + disability dance company, AXIS Dance Company. ADAPTIdance is the only dance and disability program available for children with physical and cognitive disabilities in Kern County.
2018 schedule will be announced soon- stay tuned!
KDA Dance Studio at Garces Memorial High School
*Dance class placement based upon League of Dreams recommendations for group participation.
CALL FOR ADAPTIdance DANCE INTERNS
Do you have a heart for working with children with mental and physical disabilities?
ADAPTIdance is seeking dance interns to assist with the program. Dance interns will support the ADAPTIdance staff and participants, assist with dance classes + choreography and will perform in the ADAPTIdance performance at the Fox Theater.
ADAPTIdance dance interns are expected to have at least 3 years of formal dance training and experience in assisting dance classes. Community service hours and letters of recommendation are available to all dance interns.
All ADAPTIdance dance interns will attend an orientation and training session at the Dance Studio at Garces Memorial High School.
To become a ADAPTIdance dance intern, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.