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Well-Dance for Seniors

Dance Theatre of Ireland offers a dance course for Seniors 60+ called Well-Dance. Put music & movement together and what do you have? A recipe for feeling wonderful!


Enjoy this Class which will guide you through a series of simple, modern and creative dance movements & exercises to improve balance, fluidity, flexibility and strength. (And yes - there will be some chairs for you to sit down too!) These dance sessions will empower you in a refreshing and enjoyable way.

Registration Form>> To register contact 01 280 3455 or email info(at)dancetheatreireland.com or

post back to Dance Theatre of Ireland Bloomfields Centre, Lower Georges Street, Dun Laoghaire

(You must be pre-registered to do this Class)

LOCATIONS:

Well-Dance at DTI Centre for Dance, Bloomfields, Dun Laoghaire

23rd April - 19th June

Tuesdays        11am-12:30pm

Wednesdays   11am-12:30pm

Well-Dance at Ballinteer Community School

1st, 8th, 15th, and 29th May

Wednesdays 4:15-5:15pm Information

Well-Dance at Mt. Merrion Community Centre

10th & 17th May, 7th & 14th June

Fridays 3:30-4:30pm Information

Well-Dance for Seniors Shankill Tennis Club

Ongoing Classes

Wednesdays 1:45-3:15pm  Photos | Video

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Summer Dance Course for Adults 55+
Registration Form

July 1st-5th , 11am-1:45pm

€100 for 5 days | €30 per day

For Info Contact 01 280 3455 or  Email  info(at)dancetheatreireland.com

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Article on Well-Dance for Seniors by Laura Colgan | Irish Daily Star | March 2019

Article on Well-Dance for Seniors by Sylvia Thomson | The Irish Times | February 2018

Article on Well-Dance for Seniors by Arlene Harris | Womans Way | January 2018

Photos - Well-Dance Oct 2018 >>

Photos - Well-Dance Feb 2017 >>

Photos - Well-Dance May 2016 >>

Photos - Well-Dance Nov 2015 >>

Photos - Well-Dance June 2015 >>

Photos - Well-Dance 2014 >>

Video - Are Ya Dancin'? Well Dance Bealtaine 2019 >>

Video - Celebration Well Dance for Seniors & Vintage Youth 2017 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class - Staying Alive! March 2017 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class February 2017 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class April 2016 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class January 2014 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class April 2014 >>

Video - Well-Dance Class June 2015 >>

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Move4Parkinson's at DTI

Dancing Well with Parkinson's 
Fridays 11:00-12:30pm

Tell your friends! Move4Parkinson’s in conjunction with Dance Theatre Ireland (DTI) offer modern dance classes at DTI for People with Parkinson’s and their Care-Partners.  DTI is part of the Dance for PD membership programme, a dance programme which is proven to improve physical and emotional well-being for people with Parkinson’s in over 100 communities around the world.

The “Dancing Well With Parkinson’s” project is kindly supported by HSE National Lottery Funds.
Click
Here for further information or contact Move4Parkinson’s on:

(01) 295 0060 (for Parkinson's classes only)  PHOTOS | VIDEO

Water Crane Dance at DTI for World Parkinson’s Congress 2019

Movement to Music Inclusive of People with Dementia

Wednesdays 1:45-3pm

Holy Family Parish Centre

Bakers Corner, Kill O' The Grange

Contact Joan Fitzpatrick 01-2680392 joan.fitzpatrick@hse.ie

Article on Dancing Well with Dementia by Alan O'Keefe | Sunday Independent | February 2018

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Vintage Youth- DTI Seniors Performance Ensemble 'Wisdom Moves'

Saturday 16 November 2019 | 3pm & 4:30pm |  dlr LexIcon Studio Theatre

Don’t miss this amazing performance by members of the Vintage Youth Ensemble, Dance Theatre of Ireland’s Seniors Dance Performance group.

The 14 members of Vintage Youth working with choreographers, DTI Artistic Directors Robert Connor & Loretta Yurick, present a new dance theatre piece  Wisdom Moves’ reflecting on significant experiences, touchstone moments and insights on life and living.

Vintage Youth Ensemble was formed by participants in Dance Theatre of Ireland’s Well-Dance for Seniors classes and is supported by Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council, The Arts Council & The Ireland Funds.

For Info Contact 01 280 3455 or  Email  info(at)dancetheatreireland.com

Past Vintage Youth Performances

2018

Vintage Youth Performance, dlr Lexion Studio Theatre, Dec 2018 | PHOTOS

Vintage Youth Performance, DTI Centre for Dance May 2018 | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Vintage Youth Performance, Sonas APC National Dementia Conference

2017

Vintage Youth Performance, DLR LexIcon, Nov 18 Matinees

Rehearsals 2017 photos | Performances 2017 photos

Vintage Youth May 2017 Performance VIDEO | Nov 2017 Performance VIDEO

2015

Vintage Youth, Performance PHOTOS, DLR LexIcon 2015 >>

VIDEO - Vintage Youth Performance at dlr LexIcon 2015 >>

Vintage Youth 2014 DTI Seniors Performance Group rehearsal PHOTOS>>

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