This Awesome Dancing Queen Is 77 Years OldThe Alzheimer's Site
An elderly lady in Perth became an overnight Internet sensation when a video of her “dancing like no one’s watching” in front of a street band in Sydney became a viral sensation.
Gail was dancing with absolute abandon to music played by busker Andrew Cousins at the Murray Street Mall in Perth when the video was recorded. Gail’s fervor and zeal for music, dance, and living is a heartwarming sight.
Watch her awesome moves in the video below!
In addition to being uplifting, dancing also has several therapeutic benefits for the elderly, especially those with Alzheimer’s. Check out this video to know more about these benefits!
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