Forty+ is a group of performers past the age of 40. Forty+ dancers meet weekly with a local contemporary choreographer to build a work for performance at centers serving older adults or at other metro area venues. Forty+ is open to people of all physical facility, at any age, regardless of previous experience in the performing arts.
Tuesdays weekly 11:30 am – 1:30 pm: $160.
Sessions at 3700 S Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington
Sept 13 – Nov 1 directed by Andie de Vaulx
Dec 13 – Jan 14 directed by Sandra Atkinson (there will be 2 additional meetings scheduled)
Feb 7 – Mar 28
Apr 18 – May 30 directed by Emily Crews
Wednesday weekly 11:30 am – 1:00 pm: $60
Sessions at Durant Center, 1605 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Develop a role for The Migration Project!
Mar 1 – Mar 22 directed by Jane Franklin
- Read about Forty + in The Beacon Newspaper
- Download the PDF with full descriptions of programs for adults:
Download: Dance For Older Adults
- An article that explains why we do this work: To Dance is a Radical Act by Kimerer L. LaMothe, Ph.D (Psychology Today, 2011)
- Contact us for information about bringing Forty+ to your private or public organization.