Project Description

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“Friend Like Me” Dance Party

This musical theatre activity will begin with a dance warm-up to “Let Groove” by Earth, Wind and Fire. No materials are needed for this activity except for a little room to move. Participants will then be taught a fun musical theatre combination to “Friend Like Me” by Will Smith from Aladdin.

Learning goals

  • Practice active dance and cardio warm-up

  • Learn musical theatre dance combination

  • Create/practice own dance moves

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Bianca Brandon has danced competitively since the age of ten. She graduated from Point Park University with a BFA in Dance with a concentration in jazz and a minor in broadcasting. She has been cast and worked with choreographers like Travis Wall, Dwight Rhoden, Renny Harris and Brian Enos from the Hubbard Street dance, Kiesha Lalama, Kiki Lucas, Ron Tassone and many others. She also received a scholarship to Alvin Ailey’s Summer Intensive at Fordham University. 

Bianca participated in the hit show So You Think You Can Dance on Season 12. She has worked at Propel Schools and assisted with choreography for Seton Hill University along with teaching and choreographing at various studios all over.

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Creative Learning Rapid Response is an initiative of

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With generous financial support from

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