EXPLORING THE MAGIC OF LAUGHTER
Lucy Kotacka, left, Kaime Sherman, academy director, and Shaina Sherman, right, perform an exercise during a laughter yoga class at the Academy of Imagination & Dramatic Arts program in the Churchill Park Clubhouse. The academy stimulates the imagination and self-discovery through dramatic arts. Kathryn Kimmins of Laugh Yourself Healthy explained the benefits of laughter and led the class through exercises in breathing and laughing for health, and to activate the logical left and creative right hemispheres of the brain.
Marie Wolfson leads the group in a dance set ahead of a laughter yoga class at the Academy of Imagination & Dramatic Arts.