NEW: Creative Economy Map!

Dance Place believes in Brookland / Edgewood and we want you to join us in your community! In partnership with the Monroe Street Market, we have developed a comprehensive Creative Economy Map for the whole neighborhood! If you would like a delivery of maps, please contact us at ideas@danceplace.org or call 202.269.1600. Download the pdf version here!

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MOMENTUM Season Gala: Oct 21

Saturday, October 21 at 7pm Celebrate Dance Place’s next stage at our annual Gala and see Dance Place like you’ve never seen it before! Explore Dance Place’s arts campus with immersive art installations that merge performance, theater design and technology. Choose your own adventure as you journey through sensory exhibitions that envelop guests in an arts fun-house experience. Discover dancers

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October Month in a Minute

Get the skinny on our October performances in the theater, hosted by board member and Kids on the Move power-mom, Amanda Sweet! Buy your tickets now online or call us at 202.269.1600. Buy Tickets Today! 7 – 8: Roy Assaf Dance 14 – 15: ArtWorks for Freedom 21: MOMENTUM Season Gala 28 – 29: LMnO3

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NEWS: CKM in Washington Post

In case you missed it, Christopher sent a message to our subscribers with a message in response to the amazing Washington Post article featuring him in his new role! Read Full Article >>   Dear Dance Place friends and family, It is with immense joy I write to you for the first time as Executive Artistic Director of Dance Place.

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TOUR: BodyCartography Project in Residency

Minneapolis-based BodyCartography Project is in residence at Dance Place this September. See the full schedule of events with these thoughtful, vibrant artists below! BodyCartography in closer (group) closer (group) lays bare the power of physicality through a series of duets that multiply into an expansive performance experience and dance party. Together, the audience and artists play with how their meeting generates

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NEWS: Dance Place featured by DC Lottery

DC Lottery selected Dance Place to be the face of Brookland / Edgewood in their new Neighborhoods Campaign, celebrating the amazing communities that make up DC. By counting our gorgeous facade alongside iconic DC sites like Ben’s Chili Bowl and the Chinatown gate, Dance Place represents the best of DC’s unique arts and culture. Grab a Brookland scratch card anywhere

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Energizers Creative Arts Camp 2017 Report

We’re so delighted to share with you the successes of our 2017 Energizers Creative Arts Camp! It has been such a joy hosting 71 young people on our campus over the past six weeks. Our campers rocked the stage in the culminating camp show DP Soul Circus last Thursday and Friday. Enjoy this brief roundup of the camp and those

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ADULT CLASSES: Adjusted Summer Schedule

Important Class Updates: There will be a modified Adult Class schedule for the weeks August 7 – 19 to allow for maintenance work in our theater space. Amended Class Schedule (August 7 – 19) Mon. Aug 7 6:30 – 7:45 pm Adv. Beg. / Int. Modern Carla Perlo 6:30 – 7:45 pm Beg. Jazz Ralph Glenmore Tues. Aug 8 6:30

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NEWS: Kresge Case Study Features Dance Place

Dance Place is delighted to share with you the case study commissioned by the Kresge Foundation to highlight Dance Place’s leading creative placemaking activities within Brookland / Edgewood. Read Case Study >> In 2014, Dance Place was awarded a leading $500,000 grant from the Kresge Foundation to support the creation of the 8th St Arts Park and Art on 8th

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