REE 2 BE ME DANCE IS ALWAYS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS ...


Free 2 Be Me Dance is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and relies upon the generosity...

President - Colleen Perry


Vice Presidents

Adriana Fernandes  Sari Anna Thomas


Treasurer - Robert Leininger 

 Secretary - Melanie Miller


Board members at large 
Art McHugh    Karen Davidson
Jay Barr           Bill Stierle​

Azita Khalili

Free 2 Be Me Dance is an adaptive ballet class for kids with Down syndrome living in Los Angeles. It began as a labor of love by Colleen Perry, former ballet dancer and current Marriage and Family Therapist.

   ​FREE 2 BE​ ME DANCE

          DANCE FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH SYNDROME

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About

Free 2 Be Me Dance

Where: Westsibe School of Ballet
             1709 Stewart Street
             Santa Monica, CA 90404


Price: $175 per class with EARLY BIRD discount paid by September 1st
Price:
$100 for Tap ONLY

Price:$100 for Hip Hop ONLY


Regular price after September 1st: $200 per class 

Movin'N Groovin - 8:00 am with Miss "A"
Ballet I - 9:00 am with Miss Sari
Ballet II - 9:00 am with Miss "A"
Tap - 10:00 to 10:30am with Miss "A"
Hip Hop - 10:30 to 11:00 am with Miss Sari

"Free 2 Be Me" Documentary


Our dear friend Jeanette Godoy, a documentary filmmaker, directed this short film about the dancers of Free 2 Be Me Dance! The film is traveling the short film festival circuit now. Take a look at the beautiful documentary below

Donate to our program! Any amount will go directly to supporting our dancers and our organization's fees such as studio rental, costumes, performance fees, paying teachers, among other expenses. We thank you for your generosity!

2015 Fall-Winter Semester classes

Thank you, Jeanette, for all you have done for us!
Follow news about "Free 2 Be Me" the movie on the Facebook page and get a copy of the documentary here: free2bememovie.com


“The mission of Free 2 Be Me Dance is to bring the joy of dance to individuals with Down syndrome.”


-- Colleen Perry, MFT 
Founder and teacher of F2BMD

Our spring recital video from our 2013 performance. We did a spooky Thriller dance to music from Michael Jackson!

  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow3:31

Where: Elevation Studios
             1900 E 27th St #101
             Signal Hill, CA 90755

OC - Dates - TBA

Adaptive Dance Class - TBA

Westside Classes


SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarships are available upon request

​Orang Khalili $125

Mickey Cassella $100

Annette Austin $50

John Camplin $25


Tap and Hip Hop are combined.

Where: TBA
Price: TBA

Orange County Class

Long Beach Classe

Hip Hop Class​TBA


LB - Dates - TBA

Westside Dates (12 week session)
September 13th, 20th, 27th
October 4th,11th, 18th, 25th
November 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
December 6th