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Our very own Patricia Needle recorded an editorial about her experience with Dance for Parkinson’s that was broadcast on KQED’s perspectives.
This short report from ABC7 TV news covers PD Active-sponsored dance classes.
Wonderful PBS Newshour piece about “Dance for Parkinson’s” which aired on June 10, 2011.
Local film maker Dave Iverson’s FRONTLINE documentary, My Father My Brother and Me, features scenes from a PD Active-sponsored dance class.
Oakland North produced a very nice report that includes a short video and article, which have been posted here:
This article about Dance for Parkinson’s recently appeared in the Berkeley Daily Planet.
PD Active co-sponsors Dance for Parkinson’s classes at Danspace in Oakland.
John Argue, creator of The Art of Moving, is a wonderful local resource.
Here is a trailer for a wonderful short film, “Still in Motion,” by Anna-Moot Levin, featuring PD Active participant Telemachus Clay. The film will be released in 2011.
This article from the Washington Post was written by a person with Parkinson’s and offers some great insight into what it is like to live with PD.