After travelling a single block at the Minnesota State Fair, it’s clear “The Great Minnesota Get-Together” is a gathering meant for all. Brienna Schuette, the Minnesota State Fair’s marketing and communication director, says they make changes every year to insure increased accessibility.
In a small studio in Minneapolis, Leah Nelson is helping her students master a bourrée turn. But she’s teaching them more than ballet moves. She’s teaching the girls, who all use power wheelchairs, that they can be dancers.