Dancing Grounds turns 5 this year — join us celebrate this milestone with a week of festivities!!!
Save the date(s) for #DG5 Anniversary Celebrations, $5 class week, AND, the annual Dance for Social Change Youth Sumimit.
#DG5 ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
SATURDAY, MARCH 18TH
6 – 8pm // THE GET UP Fundraiser
Dinner, Open Bar, Youth Performances
8pm-12am // THE GET DOWN Party
B.U.K.U. Dance Krewe, DJ Dreamr, Spirit & Sparrow (Monica McIntyre and Keisha Slaughter),A Scribe Called Quess?, Liquid Rhythm Inc., Maritza Mercado-Narcisse, Sierrah Dietz, Ellery Burton, Artivism Dance Theatre, Reese Johanson, Melange Dance Company.
$10 General Admission // $25 Admission + Open Bar
LOCATION: Sanctuary Cultural Arts Center
2525 Burgundy St., NOLA 70117
Ticket link: goo.gl/u9Uf4p
$5 CLASS WEEK
MON, MARCH 13TH – SUN, MARCH 26TH
Classes in African, Ballet, Bounce Fitness, Hip Hop, Modern, Salsa, and more! Schedules: dancingrounds.org/classes
Dancing Grounds 3705 St. Claude Ave. NOLA 70117
NORDC Stallings 4300 St. Claude Ave. NOLA 70117
DANCE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE YOUTH SUMMIT
SATURDAY, MARCH 25TH
Day of Action & Talent Show
Free dance workshops, arts + advocacy activities, youth talent show and performance preview!
Location and Times TBA
SUNDAY MARCH 26TH
Music Box Village Performances
Youth-created performances about women’s rights and gender equity, followed by audience conversations and community action planning.
LOCATION: Music Box Village
4557 N. Rampart St. NOLA 70117
Dance for Social Change is an annual youth arts and leadership summit that brings New Orleans’ youth together to catalyze action through the arts. Participants design a day of action and create site-specific dance pieces rooted in their research and conversation around the 2017 theme: Women’s Rights and Gender Justice.