Marian Genne, founder of Kairos Dance Theatre, speaks of the “vital engagement” that comes about in the program she developed for residents of Ebenezer Care Centers. Describe how these dance experiences promote the healing process. How can art assist in the healing process?
Monitor the effects of dance by turning yourself into a living, breathing laboratory. Dance to a favorite fast song and take notice of changes both physically and emotionally. After your heart rate has come down, dance to a favorite slow song and monitor the same changes. Name three differences between the two experiences?