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.
Sinawi: Harmony in DisharmonyThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Jun 26 Maholra Company presents a combination of creative, contemporary dance and music based on Korean performance traditions in two parts: Sinawi and Gentleman.
Capitol TapDance Place
Jul. 13 – 14 Today’s young tap artists show how they navigate the world.
Culture Shock Washington, DCDance Place
Thu. Jul 25 Culture Shock brings high-energy dancing to the 8th St Arts Park.
Tue. Jul 9 Pilobolus invites you to engage with childlike wonder at a show featuring classic and brand-new repertory.
Jun. 27 – Jul. 7 s L’homme Cirque—or one-man circus—balances dramatic feats like high wire flips and a human cannon launch with humor, poetry, and serenades on the accordion.
Cunningham Centennial Celebration: John Scott Dance & DC MinEventDance Place
Jul. 27 – 28 Ireland’s John Scott Dance presents the choreography of founder John Scott alongside three early Cunningham works.
Global Current: Art Omi: Dance AlumniDance Place
Jun. 29 – 30 An evening of two duets features collaborations between modern dance artists.
NPM Tribute to Gregory Hines on National Dance DaySmithsonian National Postal Museum
Sat. Jul 27 Celebrate National Dance Day at the National Postal Museum in honor of the 2019 Gregory Hines postage stamp.
American Ballet Theatre - Swan LakeWolf Trap
Jul. 11 – 13 Performed by American Ballet Theatre, Swan Lake remains the quintessential ballet
Emerging Tap Dance Choreographer’s ShowcaseDance Place
Jul. 13 – 14 A select group debuts new works in this Emerging Tap Dance Choreographers Showcase.
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf TrapMusic, 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, 201989 productions and 500 performances including drama, comedy, musical theatre and dance.
Capital Fringe: Oizys in the Waiting RoomSt. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 10 – 27
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Maru Montero Dance CompanyChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Sat. Jun 29
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Maryland Youth Ballet: CinderellaChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Jul. 26 – 27
Capital Fringe: DancEthosSt. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 16 – 27
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Taratibu Youth Association: Unspoken StoriesChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Thu. Jun 27
Capital Fringe: Little White LiesSt. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 11 – 27
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Nomad Dancers and Raqs Habibi: Dancing from Cairo to SamarkandChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Tue. Jul 2
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Vital Theatre Company: Angelina Ballerina The MusicalChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Jul. 19 – 20
Capital Fringe: This Place of OursSt. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 11 – 17
Capital Fringe: EyeSOARSt. Matthews Lutheran Church
Jul. 13 – 28
Capital Fringe: A Short History of Unfortunate AnimalsArena Stage
Jul. 10 – 26
Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap: Culture ShockChildren's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap
Wed. Jul 31