NEWS: Apply for the 2017-2018 Season

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. Download the application here! Deadline for Submissions: December 15, 2016 by 5pm Got questions? Attend our in-person info sessions or contact Sarah Greenbaum at sarahg@danceplace.org Info Sessions at Dance Place:

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NEWS: WMATA SafeTrack Plan

IMPORTANT UPDATE WMATA has updated their SafeTrack Plan to address safety recommendations and rehabilitate the Metrorail system. Please review the information and plan your travel to-and-from classes and performances accordingly! Surge Schedules that will directly affect Brookland-CUA: Oct 29 – Nov 22: Line segment shutdown between NoMa & Fort Totten There will be no Metro access to Brookland-CUA or Rhode

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Mosaic Moves

October 6 – November 6 UpRooted Dance presents Mosaic Moves, a video dance installation free and open to the public in Dance Place’s lobby. Enjoy this miniature theater space where dance for the camera pieces are shown for an intimate audience of one. Watch the pieces and respond in real time! Featuring original music from local artists and state of

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Jess Curtis – Full DC Residency

Leading UK disabled artist Claire Cunningham teams up with US-Berlin choreographer Jess Curtis to find a new equality – a duet, excavating their own habits and perceptions and those of their audience. During their DC tour, they will be teaching performing all over the city! Please join us and delve deeply into the work of these fascinating artists. Workshop at

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Let’s Sit Together Awhile

Let’s Sit Together Awhile is a public art project by Tim Kime and commissioned by Dance Place for the new 8th St Arts Park. Comprised of eight locally-sourced wooden dining room chairs, the project mimics and celebrates Brookland / Edgewood’s unique diversity and eclectic community. Its whimsical feel and colorful appearance supports the current upcycling trend to enrich the site

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Arts Park Construction is Complete!

While the 8th St Arts Park officially opens September 10th, 2016 at Be in Brookland / Experience Edgewood, the newly constructed site will be open for limited preview programming and for use by our Energizers Creative Arts Camp during the summer. Summer time use for the public — only when Park staff are on duty! ARTS PARK SUMMER PREVIEW PROGRAMMING:

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Dance Place Seeks Grants Assistant

Dance Place, a nationally recognized cultural arts center in Washington, DC, seeks a part-time Grants Assistant to raise funds from government, foundation and corporate sources. This position reports directly to Dance Place’s Director of Development Judy Estey. Gain experience with grant writing and management, fundraising strategies, best practices for non-profit fund development and the philanthropic landscape locally and nationally. An

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FREE Yoga with Bluebird Sky Yoga

Join Brookland and Edgewood’s new yoga studio, Bluebird Sky Yoga, for FREE Sunday night yoga classes across the month of August. We’ll soak up the last hours of sunshine as we flow from 5-6pm at the Arts Park on 8th St NE. Come join us for the all-levels Vinyasa class and stay around to hear more about the studio, opening

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