The Dancing Wheels Training Method:
A Workshop for Educators
Dates & Times
Friday & Saturday, January 29 & 30, 2016
Session 1: Friday, January 29
5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Session 2: Saturday, January 30
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Session 3: Saturday, January 30
1:00 p.m. – 3:00pm
Cleveland State University Arts Campus (5th Floor, Room 523)
1901 E. 13th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Fees & Registration
$25 for all three sessions or $10 per session
Students: $10 for all three sessions or $5 per session
Registration deadline: Friday, January 22, 2016
A physically integrated dance workshop, led by Mary Verdi-Fletcher, President/Founding Artistic Director and Catherine Meredith, Rehearsal Director from the Dancing Wheels Company & School, for educators who work with students with disabilities (dance educators, physical education instructors, physical therapists, music or dance therapists, teachers, etc.). Discussion and hands-on learning activities will introduce participants to the field of physically integrated dance and the specific training methods of the Dancing Wheels Company. These training methods fuse scientific and artistic disciplines in the creation of a dance curriculum that enables dancers with and without disabilities to train together.
Grant Funding Info
This workshop is funded by CSU’s Faculty Civic Innovation Grant from the Office of Civic Engagement.