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.
The National Ballet of Canada: The Sleeping BeautyThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 30 – Feb. 2, 2020 The Sleeping Beauty is the romantic tale of a princess cursed to sleep for 100 years, danced to Tchaikovsky's gorgeous music.
Gregory Maqoma's Vuyani Dance Theatre: Cion: Requiem of Ravel's BoléroThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 24 – 25, 2020 Experience South African star Gregory Maqoma’s choreographic genius at the Kennedy Center for the first time.
Bereishit Dance CompanyStrathmore
Thu. Feb 6, 2020 Bereishit Dance Company is a groundbreaking Seoul-based company that approaches Korean traditional culture from a contemporary view.
Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane CompanyCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Feb 1, 2020 Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company has revolutionized modern dance while exploring issues of identity through social commentary.
American Ballet Theatre: GiselleThe Kennedy Center
Feb. 11 – 16, 2020 Considered a quintessential tale of unrequited love, heartbreaking loss, and triumphant forgiveness, Giselle remains a timeless favorite.
Matthew Bourne's New Adventures: Swan LakeThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 21 – 26, 2020 Matthew Bourne brings his breakout international hit to the Kennedy Center for the first time.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 13 – 16 Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
1,000 years of Sound and MovementThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19 Namwon National Gugak Center in Korea, showcasing music and dance that represent 1,000 years of sound and movement.
Step Afrika! Step XplosionStrathmore
Sun. Jan 12, 2020 Tracing step’s roots to the African American percussive traditions of patting juba, hambone, ring shout, and tap.
RUBBERBANDance GroupCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Nov 22 RUBBERBANDance Group creates a bridge between the grace and structure of classical ballet and the raw, improvisational moves of hip-hop.
Alonzo King LINES Ballet: Figures of SpeechCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Jan 25, 2020 Since 1982, visionary choreographer Alonzo King has been redefining contemporary ballet by creating daring new works that marry the science of artistic movement with the beauty of other art forms.
Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterThe Kennedy Center
Feb. 4 – 9, 2020 The beloved company will continue to push the art form into fascinating new territory, with multiple programs as unique and phenomenal as the dancers themselves,
Maya Beiser, Wendy Whelan, Lucinda Childs & David Lang: The DayThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 6 – 7
Contemporary Viewpoints FestivalDance Place
Dec. 7 – 8
Kwanzaa CelebrationDance Place
Dec. 14 – 15
The National Ballet of Canada: Forsythe, Kylián and RatmanskyThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 28 – 29, 2020
KanKouran West African Dance CompanyDance Place
Jan. 19 – 20, 2020
Hiplet BallerinasMcLean Community Center
Sat. Jan 25, 2020
Baakari Wilder & Kerri EdgeDance Place
Nov. 23 – 24
Global Perspectives FestivalDance Place
Feb. 8 – 9, 2020
Passion Fruit Dance CompanyDance Place
Feb. 1 – 2, 2020
Jan. 25 – 26, 2020
Step Afrika!Publick Playhouse
Wed. Jan 15, 2020
Flamenco Vivo/Carlota SantanaMcLean Community Center
Sat. Feb 8, 2020