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Throughout the year, Philadelphia Dance Projects presents stimulating and provocative programs, from performances by renowned independent dance artists and companies to film events, workshops, classes, educational programs, and forums for artists, aspiring artists, and students, all geared toward a broad-based audience.

GAME ON! Learning through Movement-based Games with Adina Sosenberg

FREE
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:00pm

Calling all folks who would like to play, dance and have fun! Throughout her career, Adina Rosenberg has adapted Marianne Torbert’s work in cooperative games to offer players a dynamic experience that highlights creativity in movement, problem solving, and physical/social/emotional skill-building. The interactive chal- lenge combined with the elimination of competition promotes opportunities for joy and personal success.

Adina Rosenberg is a board-certified dance/movement therapist and licensed profes- sional counselor, specializing in creative arts therapies for children, teens and adults. She is the former Director of Children’s Behavioral Health Services at Interac, Inc., and a Clinical Supervisor in the Behavioral Health Outpatient department at Family Service Association of Bucks County. While studying for her undergraduate degree at Temple University, Adina learned about cooperative games from the work of Marianne Torbert, a former Temple University professor, and over the years has adapted the games to pro- mote the physical and emotional health of children and adults. She has taught coopera- tive games to recreation leaders throughout Philadelphia, physical education teachers, dance/movement therapists and counseling students.

 

 

Location: 
Community Education Center (CEC)
3500 Lancaster Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 2155462552

Past Events

HULA HOOPS and TAP SHOES: Dance your way to math with Christine Colosimo

March 31, 2019 - 1:00pm
Teaser:

Connect to the world of math explored through dance. Hula hoops will lead us to pre-multiplication concepts and tap dance rhythms will take us to multiplication facts, associative and distributive properties, and more. Pick up some learning theory and teaching tools to spark your imagination for connecting academic content to dance. Bring tap shoes if you have them; extra pairs will be provided. These activities are geared towards pre-k through third grade but can be adapted to other settings and populations.

¡VAMANOS A BAILAR! with Maestro Flaco

March 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
Teaser:

Come to Dance TAG for a chance to check out the world of Latin partner dancing with one of the area’s best teachers! Maestro Flaco will show you the moves, discuss the history, and teach you why this kind of dance is so popular… and important. Learn strategies and tips he has developed in dance residencies and classes and apply them to many kinds of teaching.

Marck “Flaco” Best, a master teaching artist certified by Columbia University’s Teachers’ College, has been teaching social dance for more than 20 years.

TEACHING FROM THE INSIDE OUT: A SOMATIC APPROACH TO BALLET TEACHING (and not just for ballet!) with Megan Flynn

December 2, 2018 - 1:00pm
Teaser:

Sunday, December 2                 
1:00 – 3:00 pm                 
Community Education Center

WHAT THE H*LL AM I DOING?? with Monica Cameron Frichtel & Teresa VanDenend Sorge

November 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
Teaser:

Sunday, November 18                   
1:00 – 3:00 pm                   
Community Education Center

TOOLS FOR CROSS-CULTURAL ARTS TEACHING with Belle Alvarez

October 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
Teaser:

Sunday, October 28                     
1:00 — 3:00 pm                         
Community Education Center