Kern Dance Alliance + League of Dreams
present

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 developmental 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.

LOCATION:

KDA Dance Studio at Garces Memorial High School

DATES:

Saturdays, October 6-November 10, 2018

Picture Day: October 6

Final Performance at the Fox Theater: November 14

TIMES:

1:30-2:30 Class #1- Younger Participants

2:30-3:30 Class #2- Older Participants

3:30- 4:30 Class #3- Participants w/ Assistive Devices

*Dance class placement based upon League of Dreams recommendations for group participation. 

TO REGISTER: 

ADAPTIdance registration opens September 1

Online- www.ourleagueofdreams.com

New dancers must provide a diagnosis confirmation or first page of IEP and be between the ages of 5 and 22

REGISTRATION FEE:

$15

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

661-616-9122

TO BECOME AN ADAPTIdance VOLUNTEER:

Visit www.kerndance.org/GETINVOLVED

 


CALL FOR ADAPTIdance STUDENT DANCE INTERNS

Fall 2018

Deadline to Apply- September 21 @ 10:00 PM

Do you have a heart for working with people with physical and developmental disabilities?

Kern Dance Alliance and the League of Dreams are seeking dance student interns to assist with the 6-week ADAPTIdance program. Dance interns will support the ADAPTIdance staff and participants, assist with dance classes and choreography, and will perform in the ADAPTIdance performance at the Fox Theater on November 14 at 4:30.

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.

Student interns are expected to be available for the duration of the fall 2018 ADAPTIdance program.

All ADAPTIdance dance interns will attend an orientation and training session at the Dance Studio at Garces Memorial High School.

For more information and to APPLY, submit a completed application form (link below- all fields are required), cover letter, resume, and one letter of recommendation.

ADAPTIdance Intern Application


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FALL 2017

 

 

AXIS Dance Company Residency May 6, 2017