Theresa Landry http://ripr.org en The Silver Boom: Theresa Landry Dances at 91 http://ripr.org/post/silver-boom-theresa-landry-dances-91 <p>Theresa Landry is the owner of the Theresa Landry School of Dancing in Pawtucket. Here she is doing a castanet dance:</p><p></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/80FNqGy5Dd4" frameborder="0" height="315" width="420"></iframe></p><p> Two days a week in her second floor studio she teaches tap dancing. Here she is teaching a few steps to a preschooler.</p><p></p><iframe width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/QJiT2hPE6zU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 14:01:22 +0000 Lydia Rogers 11997 at http://ripr.org The Silver Boom: Tap Dancing at 91 Years Young http://ripr.org/post/silver-boom-tap-dancing-91-years-young <p>In less than 20 years, a quarter of the state’s population will be older than 60.&nbsp; In a series we call “The Silver Boom: Aging in Rhode Island” we’re looking at how the state will take care of this expanding older population and how it can benefit from it. Rhode Island Public Radio’s Lydia Rogers introduces us to Theresa Landry, tap dance instructor.</p><p>(Bonus Video:&nbsp;</p><p>Watch Theresa Landry do the Castanet Dance <a href="http://youtu.be/80FNqGy5Dd4" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 12:11:42 +0000 Lydia Rogers 11908 at http://ripr.org The Silver Boom: Tap Dancing at 91 Years Young