In the Bay State Banner: Hibernian Hall and VLA DANCE launch free classes


On Monday, July 6, VLA DANCE and Hibernian Hall launched their “Summer Online Movement Series” providing classes for young people ages 10–15 and adults. The series runs through August 12 with a packed class schedule on both Monday and Wednesday each week. The classes are free and hosted on Zoom, but registration is required.

VLA Dance was originally part of Hibernian Hall’s in-person summer performance schedule. When COVID-19 changed the way art is experienced, Victoria Awkward, director of VLA Dance and Olawumi Akinwumi, director of Hibernian Hall, decided to turn the program into an online educational opportunity.

Read the entire article as it originally appeared in The Bay State Banner here.