Danceworks’ Honors and Awards

Organizational Honors and Awards
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Top Work Places, 2017

The Business Journal: Eureka Award–Danceworks’ Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap, 2013

Shepherd Express Best of Milwaukee: Best Dance Company, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

UPAF Management Excellence Award, 2011, 2006, 2005

Shepherd Express Best of Milwaukee: Best Place to Learn Dance, 2008, 2007

UPAF Management Award in Education and Outreach, 2009, 2007, 2006

Blair L. Sadler International Healing Arts Competition Award Winner: Danceworks Intergenerational Multi-Arts Project (IMAP), 2007

Sharon Lynn Wilson Center for the Arts’ Eddy Award: Danceworks Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap (MHBT), 2007

UPAF Management Excellence Award in Artistic Planning and Administrative Planning, 2006

Individual Honors and Awards
“Choreographer of the Year” at the UWM Dance Department 3rd annual Alumni Awards: Dani Kuepper, 2012

“Outstanding Community Advocate” at the UWM Dance Department 3rd annual Alumni Awards: Kim Johnson-Rockafellow, 2012

UWM Alumni Association Award for Teaching Excellence: Dani Kuepper, 2010

Business Journal’s 40 Under 40: Dani Kuepper, 2009

Business Journal’s Woman of Influence Award for Nonprofit Leadership: Deborah Farris, 2007

Education–A Family Affair Award of Excellence: Janet Lew Carr, 2007


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