New Class! Zumba® with Wilma Consul

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Announcing a brand new class for a limited time only: Zumba®! Zumba® is a dance fitness workout that mixes interval training with calorie-burning moves for a fun, total-body workout! By combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility – Zumba® boosts your energy and builds your fitness all while feeling like you’re at a dance party!

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Apply to Perform at Dance Place

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Apply to Be Presented or Co-presented in the Cafritz Foundation Theater A limited number of opportunities are available each year to have your company presented or co-presented by Dance Place. Deadline for submissions for the 2016-2017 season will be December 15, 2015. The application will become available shortly. Only hard copy submissions are accepted, do not email. Work samples must be

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Submit your Proposal! RFP for 8th St Arts Park


We’re looking forward to beginning work on the 8th St Arts Park! Dance Place is seeking a general contractor to provide construction services for this exciting new project. Click here to download the RFP. Click here to view our Pricing Package. The Arts Park will be developed in currently vacant public space between Dance Place (3225 8th St NE) and

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Papal Visit Cancellations


The Vatican announced the confirmed schedule for Pope Francis’ apostolic visit to the United States this September, which includes a stop in Washington, DC. Please see below for full cancellations of classes and programs on Wednesday, September 23! If you are traveling to or from Brookland from Sept 22 – Sept 24, we strongly encourage you to leave your car

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Be In Brookland / Experience Edgewood Full Schedule


September 10 – 12 Thursday, September 10 6:30pm: Free live music performance with Cheick Hamala Diabaté and open artist studios on the Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market (716 Monroe St NE). Friday, September 11 at 6:30pm 6:30pm: Free interactive dance with the DC Casineros on the plaza outside of Busboys & Poets Brookland (625 Monroe St NE). 8:00pm: Cuban

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Deadline Extended: Public Art Project Proposals


DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 5PM ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 7. Dance Place is seeking artists to create semi-permanent (2-5 years) public art works for an Arts Park that will be in the public space between Dance Place and the Brookland Artspace Lofts. The Park is scheduled to open in September 2016, with construction on the Park in Winter/Spring 2016. Installation of selected

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Dance Place Seeks Box Office Manager & Marketing Associate


Dance Place, a nationally recognized cultural arts center in Washington, DC, seeks a full-time Box Office Manager & Marketing Associate to lead the customer service strategy for performance events. This position reports directly to Dance Place’s Marketing Manager Amanda Blythe. Areas of Responsibility: Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Maintenance of records in the database, including creation of ticketed events, discount

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Artist Interview with Raphael Xavier


As part of the DC Hip-Hop Theater Festival, Dance Place will present Raphael Xavier’s The Unofficial Guide to Audience Watching Performance this Friday, July 10 and Saturday, July 11 at 8pm. Street dance choreography is set to a conversational monologue that blends spoken word, poetry, and rap lyrics written over the course of 20 years. Xavier takes hip-hop techniques from the

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Alan M. Kriegsman Creative Residency: Koma Otake, May 2015

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  Dance Place is pleased to partner with Sali Ann Kriegsman in establishing a new choreographic residency in remembrance of Alan M. (Mike) Kriegsman’s passionate support of artists and their commitment to research and discovery. The five-day residency at Dance Place offers focused time to established and emerging choreographers for the research and development stage of new work. With housing,

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Dance Place Seeks Audio/Visual Technician

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Dance Place, Washington DC’s most prolific dance venue, seeks an Audio/Visual Technician.  Experience with digital sound consoles and projection technology is a must.  Intermediate/advanced live sound mixing skills, sound design/composition, and familiarity with Qlab preferred.  Strong audio trouble shooting and repair skills required.  Applicant must be willing to assist with general load-in, carpentry, and electrics on a regular basis.  Strong

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