Dance Performances in DC Metro Region

Find DC dance performances including classical ballet, modern and folk dance, hip hop and more. CultureCapital gives you quick and easy access to Metro DC Dance Performance schedules with links to the presenters to purchase tickets. See the world's greatest dancers. From powerhouse touring companies, to the edgy creativity of resident choreographers, the stages of DC Metro are in constant motion with classical ballet, modern and folk dance, hip hop and more.


Hot Hits

Cunningham Centennial Celebration: John Scott Dance & DC MinEvent

Dance Place
Jul. 27 – 28
Ireland’s John Scott Dance presents the choreography of founder John Scott alongside three early Cunningham works.

Culture Shock Washington, DC

Dance Place
Thu. Jul 25
Culture Shock brings high-energy dancing to the 8th St Arts Park.

NPM Tribute to Gregory Hines on National Dance Day

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Sat. Jul 27
Celebrate National Dance Day at the National Postal Museum in honor of the 2019 Gregory Hines postage stamp.

LOC Concerts on the Lawn: KanKouran West African Dance Company

Library of Congress North Lawn
Thu. Aug 8
The group’s thrilling performances captivate fans of all ages with electrifying dances and rhythms.

LOC Concerts on the Lawn: Verny Varela Combo & Salsa Dancing

Library of Congress North Lawn
Thu. Aug 15
Verny Varela is a renowned D.C.-based arranger, composer, singer and flutist. Varela’s distinguished career as a jazz and salsa artist.

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap

Music, dance, puppetry, and storytelling. All shows are about an hour long and perfect for children ages 4 and up. See full schedule here.

Capital Fringe Festival: July 9-28, 2019

89 productions and 500 performances including drama, comedy, musical theatre and dance.

Spotlights

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Maryland Youth Ballet: Cinderella

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Jul. 26 – 27

Capital Fringe: EyeSOAR

St. Matthews Lutheran Church
Sun. Jul 28

Capital Fringe: Little White Lies

St. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 23 – 27

Capital Fringe: DancEthos

St. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 26 – 27

Capital Fringe: Oizys in the Waiting Room

St. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 25 – 27

Chaos & Liar

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Aug 18

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Culture Shock

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Wed. Jul 31

Capital Fringe: This Place of Ours

St. Matthews Lutheran Church
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