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Dance Place

Dance Place is DC's place to see cutting-edge dance in 100+ performances per season. From hip-hop to flamenco, from national to local artists; we are the place to see, feel, breathe, engage and dance.

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Calendar of Events
Aug 22Art on 8th: Hand Dancing with Smooth & EZ
Aug 22Art on 8th: Cuban Dance Social with DC Casineros
Aug 23Be Creative (Studio 21 Gallery Workshop)
Aug 28Art on 8th: Cheick Hamala Diabaté
Aug 29Art on 8th: Freddie Dunn Jr., POP and Hoop Jam
Sep 4Art on 8th: Alex Martin
Sep 6Be In Brookland/Community Open House
Sep 12Art on 8th: Hand Dancing with Smooth & EZ
Sep 18Art on 8th: The Duende Quartet
Sep 20 - Sep 21Culture Shock, Washington, DC: Volume II
Sep 25Art on 8th: Carolyn Malachi
Sep 26Art on 8th: DC Casineros
Sep 27 - Sep 28Deviated Theatre
Oct 4Hind Benali’s Fleur de Orange (from Morocco)
Oct 11 - Oct 12Pearsonwidrig Dancetheater
Oct 18Daniel Burkholder/The PlayGround
Oct 19Dance Box Theater & force/collision
Oct 25 - Oct 26Silvana Straw: The Ghost of DC Past
Nov 1 - Nov 2VTDance/Vincent E. Thomas
Nov 9Companhia Urbana de Danca (from Brazil)
Nov 15 - Nov 16ClancyWorks Dance Company
Nov 22 - Nov 23SerendibDance/Asanga Domask
Dec 3Fieldwork Showing Fall 2014
Dec 6 - Dec 7Urban Dance Theater Festival
Dec 13 - Dec 14Kwanzaa Celebration 2014
Jan 10 - Jan 11LEVYdance (from San Francisco)
Jan 17 - Jan 18KanKouran West African Dance Company
Jan 24 - Jan 25Coyaba Dance Theater
Jan 31 - Feb 1Nancy Havlik’s Dance Performance Group & Ara Fitzgerald
Feb 7 - Feb 8The DC Contemporary Dance Theatre/El Teatro de Danza Contemporanea
Feb 14 - Feb 15Lula Washington Dance Theatre (from Los Angeles)
Feb 21 - Feb 22ReVision Dance Company
Feb 28 - Mar 1Devi Dance Theater
Mar 6Rueda All Stars (from Cuba)
Mar 7Yissy Garcia (from Cuba)
Mar 14 - Mar 15Helen Simoneau Danse (from New York City)
Mar 21 - Mar 22zoe | juniper (from Seattle)
Mar 28 - Mar 29Adriane Fang & Gesel Mason Performance Projects (from Colorado)
Apr 4Cynthia Oliver/COCo Dance Theatre (from Urbana, Illinois)
Apr 11 - Apr 12Karen Reedy Dance & Project. B. (from San Francisco)
Apr 18 - Apr 19Rosy Simas (from Minneapolis)
Apr 22Fieldwork Showing Spring 2015
Apr 25 - Apr 26Rennie Harris RHAW (from Philadelphia)
May 2Dance Place’s NEXTgeneration Showcase
May 2 - May 3Dakshina/Daniel Phoenix Singh Dance Company
May 9Step It Up DC hosted by The Dance Place Step Team
May 16 - May 17BodyCartography Project (from Minneapolis)
May 30 - May 31DanceAfrica, DC 2015 Performances
Jun 13 - Jun 14Word Dance Theater
Jun 20New Releases Choreographers Showcase 2015
Jun 26 - Jun 27SpeakeasyDC’s Story Showdown
Jul 10 - Jul 11DC Hip-Hop Theater Festival
Aug 1 - Aug 2Furia Flamenca

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Dance Place
3225 8th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
202-269-1600 phone

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