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

Ben Levine / Extreme Lengths

Dance Place
Sep. 6 – 8
This technology-driven, movement-based performance tips the traditional balance between design and dance.

Jones Benally Family Dancers

Library of Congress
Tue. Sep 10
The family sings, chants, plays traditional rhythm instruments, and performs a repertoire of over 20 dances, including traditional forms such as basket dance, eagle dance, feather dance, and corn grinding.

The REACH Opening Festival

The Kennedy Center
Sep. 7 – 22
Two weeks of FREE performances and activities celebrating the new expansion of The Kennedy Center campus called the REACH.

DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletX

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
hiladelphia’s powerhouse contemporary dance company in its Kennedy Center debut, performing a program.

Merce Cunningham at 100

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 3 – 5
Compagnie Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-Angers presents two Cunningham masterworks, Beach Birds and BIPED.

Mariinsky Ballet: Paquita

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 8 – 13
Paquita is a glittering showcase of classical technique, dazzling tutus, and non-stop virtuosic turns.

Michela's Love Movement

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Sep 20
Led by tap dancing phenomenon Michela Marino Lerman, is a hybrid of the highest levels of musicianship and hoofing.



Dance Place
Oct. 5 – 6

Focus Cia De Dança

Dance Place
Oct. 12 – 13

Working Rehearsal: Mariinsky Ballet

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 8


Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Nov 22

Culture Shock, Washington DC

Dance Place
Oct. 26 – 27

Dance Box Theater

Dance Place
Sep. 21 – 22

Embassy of Sri Lanka: SerendibDance

Embassy of Sri Lanka
Sat. Oct 5


Dance Place
Sep. 14 – 15

Art All Night at the AU Museum

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Sep 14

Taj Express

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Nov 9

Cultural Capital: Step Afrika!

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Fri. Aug 30
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