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We were SO honored to be named Best Dance Company by Shepherd Express readers in 2017. Will you help us again this year, Danceworks family? đź’™ ... See MoreSee Less

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Calling all dancers! Want to perform in an original work by Artistic Director Dani Kuepper? Consider signing up for our first ever Contemporary Performance Workshop. Workshop starts 9/27, 8:15pm - visit danceworksmke.org/studio/adult/performance-workshops for details and registration! ... See MoreSee Less

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Moving Milwaukee One Smile at a Time

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

  Is there anything more beautiful than a smile? It can turn anyone’s day around. It is also more accepted than a hug or, God help you, a kiss on the side of the head like my brother always did … Continue reading

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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

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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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How Learning to Tango is Like Building a Nonprofit

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

A Tango lesson is about timing, taking it a step at a time, building strong relationships, taking risks, being resilient, believing in yourself and finding the joy. Read on to learn how observing faculty and students inspires my continued appreciation of … Continue reading

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On Being a Dancer and Sharing the Joy

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Celebrating Danceworks Performance Company’s 20th Anniversary with a Guest Blog Post by company member Melissa Anderson. I have danced with Danceworks Performance Company since 2002 and teach ballet at Danceworks, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and Nancy Dianne Studio of Dance. I grew … 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.