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People Dancing offers a range of memberships for individual dance artists, teachers and leaders, and for organisations of all sizes.

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Community dance champion shares a life’s work in print
A dancer who started her own dance classes for children 30 years ago has put her experience into a new book for others to share.
Dance for Parkinson's
David Leventhal
Dance for Parkinson's Summer School welcomes extra special guest
People Dancing’s annual Summer School returned to De Montfort University, Leicester (26-29 July). One of its first courses to sell out was the two-day ‘Introduction to Dance for Parkinson’s’ session, led by David Leventhal from New York’s Mark Morris Dance Group and Danielle Teale of the Dance for Parkinson’s Network UK.
Restoring trust & kinship, post-EU vote
“Outreach & inclusivity... matters now more than ever”
Wise counsel from Sir Stuart Etherington, Chief Executive of NCVO on the aftermath of the EU referendum...
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Dance and Parkinson's
Dance for PD at Mark Morris Dance Group. Photo: Johan Henckens
Dance for Parkinson's Online Learning Programme
People Dancing and Dance for PD® have, with the assistance of the Dance for Parkinson’s Network UK, created an online learning programme...
Our video: Adaption
In this film dancers Laura Dajao and Mickael Marso Riviere discuss dance within hip hop culture, and highlight how better awareness around access can ensure inclusivity. Made in partnership with the MS Society.
The Museum of Us
The Museum of Us: Archiving Community Dance
Support People Dancing and find out more about this research work with De Montfort University
11 Million Reasons
From Singin' in the Rain to Chicago
A photography exhibition inspired by iconic dance moments from film, re-imagined by Deaf and disabled people who dance.
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