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From @AssistBhopal: "Assist Bhopal presents a Bollywood Dance Workshop at @danceworksmke! Come join us in learning a new, energetic dance style!! All the proceeds will be going to Assist Bhopal, a charity that provides nutritious meal to the special needs children of Bhopal, India. These kids are second hand gas leak victims of the industrial disaster that occurred on December 3rd, 1984 in Bhopal. For information or to donate go to assistbhopal.org. Our team would like to thank you in advance and hope to see you on January 27th!" ... See MoreSee Less

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Snow day! Studio classes are cancelled today, January 19. We WILL run the Salsa Workshop with Debrasha Greye and Wanyah Frazier tonight at 6:15pm! ... See MoreSee Less

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We will announce by 7am if studio classes on January 19th are cancelled due to weather. Stay tuned! ... See MoreSee Less

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Moving Milwaukee Forward with Joy, Health and an Abundance of Creativity—Celebrating 25 Years

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  Danceworks is all about movement (obviously) but when you consider we are also about enhancing joy, health and creativity, I think you can go as far as to say Danceworks is a movement and we’re revving our engines to keep Milwaukee … Continue reading

UWM Panther Arena Announced as New Home of Danceworks Mad Hot Competition

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  The Wisconsin Center District (WCD) and Danceworks, Inc. have announced a new partnership to bring Danceworks Mad Hot’s bi-annual Competition to the UWM Panther Arena. The announcement follows a successful Mad Hot Ballroom Dance Competition on Saturday, May 19, … Continue reading

Do you dream of dancing in Ignite: A Hip Hop Experience? This summer, you can!

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  of the area’s hip hop dance crews and other percussive dance art forms in Ignite: A Hip Hop Dance Experience. Do you dream of dancing in Ignite? This summer, you can!   Ignite: Hip Hop Choreography & Performance Workshop … Continue reading

Spotlight: Honoring Mad Hot—Past, Present and Future

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    Several years into my job at Danceworks I was focused on board development. Mario and Cathy Costantini were on our radar, and Tim Frautschi, Roxana Cook and I went to meet with them. While Mario and Cathy were … Continue reading

All Kids Deserve an Arts Education

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

  My path crosses with artists every day who are dedicated to helping students have a successful experience in the classroom. Danceworks teaching artist–actress, singer, dancer–Haley Haupt has been covering some territory lately.     When Haley stopped by Danceworks … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Danceworks blog, where we're hoping to share a little bit more about the heart and soul behind Danceworks… what made us join the dance and keeps us dancing, what keeps us inspired, and where we can share some of the stories worth telling.