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Beginning Modern Dance Series with Allison Pagano


  • Playful Yogi Space Orangeburg 103 South Greenbush Road Orangeburg, NY, 10962 United States (map)
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This is an expressive, mindful contemporary modern dance class that supports and encourages you to deepen your artistic expression while practicing emotion filled, injury free dancing. You will learn how to move your body in alignment and with precision while finding a deeper sense of freedom and confidence. We explore floor work, new range of motion and emotional connection to music. Dancers are encouraged to work at their own pace and find their authentic connection to music, movement and choreography. All are welcome to attend, especially those that have always wanted to try modern dance!

When:
Saturdays: October 5th, 12th, 26th and November 2nd
11:15am-12:30pm

Where:
Playful Yogi Space Orangeburg
103 S. Greenbush Rd, Orangeburg, NY 10962

Cost:
$75 for all 4 sessions


About Allison Pagano

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Allison has been teaching locally and abroad in dance, somatics and healing for the past twenty years. She is the creator of the Embodied Dance Project which utilizes dance training as a healing art form and performance as personal growth. She is a lecturing professor in World Dance and Jazz Dance History at Iona College, and teaches dance technique at Manhattanville College. She completed her MFA through Montclair State University in 2018 and holds certifications in Bodywork, healing, Yoga, Nutrition, Body- Mind Dancing and the Simonson Method of Teacher Training. Allison believes that dance is a universal art form with the power to connect and heal individuals and audiences when approached with mindfulness at the core of its process. She seeks to provide experiences using dance as a communicative tool to explore how we interpret, address and envision what it means to be human; evolving and responding to our changing times.