​FREE 2 BE​ ME DANCE

   DANCE FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DOWN SYNDROME


FREE 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 of individual volunteers and businesses in the community.

About

Free 2 Be Me Dance

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

"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. Take a look at the beautiful documentary below.

President - Colleen Perry


Treasurer - Robert Leininger 


 Secretary - Melanie Miller


Board members at large 

     Jay Barr           Bill Stierle​

       ​Kelly Breaux

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Westside classes- SPRING 2017


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LONG BEACH SPRING 2017 SEMESTER


WHAT: Hip Hop class
AGES: 7 and up
WHERE: Elevation Studios
ADDRESS: 1900 E 27th Street, Signal Hill
WHEN: Tuesday, March 14 - Tuesday, June 6 
SPRING BREAK: NO CLASS TUESDAY, APRIL 18 

TIME: 5:00-6:00pm


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

ORANGE COUNTY SUMMER 2017

SIGN UP TODAY

BALLET II (invitation only)
Time: ​9:00 - 10:00 am


To Make a Donation


SCHOLARSHIPS
​Orang Khalili $125

Mickey Cassella $100

Annette Austin $50

John Camplin $25

Pooja Doshi - Full Scholarship


​Scholarships are available upon request


Board of Directors

Location: Westside Ballet  
                1709 Stewart St.
                Santa Monica, CA 90404​​​

When: Sundays, February 19th - June 18th (16 week program)
                     ***​NO CLASS May 28th***

orange county spring performance June 17th

Westside spring performance June 4th

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

MOVING' N GROOVIN (ages 2-6) 
Time: 8:00 - 8:45 am          

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!

TAP/ HIP HOP (ages 7 and up) 

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 am          

long beach spring performance June 17th

BALLET I(ages 7 and up)
Time: ​9:00 - 10:00 am


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orange county class - Summer 2017

 


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Register today for this 6 week semester to secure your spot! There are limited spots available.
WHAT: Hip Hop Class
AGES: 7 and up
WHERE: Danscene Dance Studio
ADDRESS: 2980 McClintock Way, Costa Mesa CA 92626 

WHEN: Thursday July 13 - Thursday August 17
TIME: 5:00-6:00pm
COST: $125
INSTRUCTOR: Sari Anna Thomas

Please direct all questions to Sari Anna Thomas: Email: sari@free2bemedance.com Phone: 818.281.3723
** We have limited scholarships available for this semester, and they are offered on a first-come-first-serve basis.

If you are wanting to submit a request, please email Sari Anna **