Adaptive Dance Training

Learn and practice strategies for teaching dance to individuals with disabilities and techniques for implementing Boston Ballet’s Adaptive Dance program. 

What is Adapative Dance Training?

Adaptive Dance Training covers techniques for teaching dance and movement to individuals with disabilities (emphasis on Down syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorders), strategies for modifying dance instruction to meet the needs of diverse learners, and hands-on practice and experience in the studio. Participants will also gain knowledge of the contextual needs affecting students with disabilities and their families and strategies for implementing Boston Ballet’s Adaptive Dance program .

Who is this program for?

Adaptive Dance Training is for dance teachers, studio owners, program managers, educators, physical therapists, and other service providers.

When is the next session and what does it cost?

The next 2-day Adaptive Dance Training session will occur on Saturday July 29th and Sunday July 30th.
The cost is $300.00. Please note there is a limit of 50 people per session. 

Interested in joining us for an upcoming training session but can't attend the July session?

Please fill out the form below and we will contact you with upcoming training schedules; registration dates, and other information relating to Adaptive Dance Training and the Adaptive Dance Program. 

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This class has a minimum age requirement. Students must be 18+ to participate.
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We celebrate diversity while fostering a team spirit.

Mikko Nissinen, Artistic Director