Journeys: Season 3, Episode 19 – Victoria Moore

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We spoke with Victoria Moore who created the Tap For All dance program to create more inclusion for people with disabilities!


00:00 Intro 02:42 Victoria’s Journey 07:03 A New Journey For Dance 08:53 Beautiful Ability Within A Disability 10:38 Adapting Choreography 12:00 ‘Peg Leg’ Bates, Gene Kelly & Donald O’Connor 15:17 Tap Gloves & Educating For Tap For All! 17:58 Presentation At Abilities Expo 19:55 Bridging The Gap 21:04 Covid’s Awkward Positives 23:28 Finding Hope After Discrimination 28:04 Familiar Surroundings 29:01 Communication & Interpretation Through Tap 31:56 Finding Your Joy, Your Purpose 36:30 Changing The Perspective 37:25 Memory Care & The Power Of Music 41:22 Giving Access To Shine 41:55 Explaining The Tap For All Program And Mini Classes 44:45 How To Get Your Own Tap Gloves 46:07 Getting Others On Board 46:35 Victoria’s Website, Book And More 47:17 What Rules? 48:14 Disability Resources 50:17 Disability Research & Reviews 53:00 Actual Change, Actual Engagement 55:03 A Double Edge Sword That Requires Creative Minds 56:20 Different Disparities 1:00:03 Victoria’s Contact Recap

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