Dancing With Naima
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Do you love to dance? Come hear Orlando REP teaching artist, Desiree Parkman, read her book Dancing with Naima and then participate in a dance class! Each student receives a signed copy of the book to end this fun filled dance experience!
Desiree Parkman was no older than Naima when she fell in love with dance. From her hometown studio outside of Boston, MA she went on to grace the stages of Broadway as well as a become a member of the world renowned Radio City Rockettes. Dance has given Desiree a wonderful opportunity to share her gift teaching students worldwide the beauty and power of movement Now she has ventured into children’s literature with the publication of her first book Dancing with Naima.
About the Book…
Follow Naima as she prepares for her first day of dance school. From the ballet barre to the center floor Naima discovers a love and excitement for ballet as well as the dedication and discipline it takes to become a ballerina.