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Winter/Spring registration is almost here! Visit danceworksmke.org/registration to check out our offerings, then check back on Monday, November 26 to register for class. Questions? Call us at 414-277-8480. ... See MoreSee Less

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Danceworks, Inc.

Danceworks is seeking dancers who would like to work at our Water Street studio in an hour-for-hour exchange for classes. Duties include cleaning, studio maintenance and light administrative tasks. Interested? Apply at danceworksmke.org/studio/scholarship-work-study! ... See MoreSee Less

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All Danceworks locations are closed November 22-25. There are no classes Wednesday, November 21, but our Water Street front desk will be staffed 9am-4pm. We hope you and yours have a happy holiday! ... See MoreSee Less

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Danceworks Youth Performance Company: Working Hard to Do Good Work

Posted on by Danceworks

  I remember the year we said, “Let’s start a youth performance company!” It was in response to all the talent coming out of Danceworks Mad Hot, but that wasn’t the only reason. We wanted a way to keep students … Continue reading

The Most Fun I Ever Had

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

As we turn the page to a new chapter and begin 2016, I remember, at this time ten years ago, 22 Milwaukee schools were lining up—literally—to kick off Mad Hot in Milwaukee. The Marcus Center and UPAF  had endorsed the program and we filled Uihlein … Continue reading

Get the Dance Fever

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

When Amy Brinkman-Sustache was between the ages of nine and fourteen, she took three to six dance classes a week. For a dancer, that’s not unusual. she wanted to be dancing all the time; she couldn’t get enough. Why? “I … Continue reading

…A 5,6,7,8!

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Ah youth! Their excitement fills Danceworks studios with a warmth that tempers the cold sneaking in through our large glass windows these days. Danceworks Youth Performance Company (DYPC) is busy rehearsing Gingerbread Express—fun entertainment for families during this holiday season. … Continue reading

The Dedicated Kids of DYPC

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Two years ago, it became apparent to me that Danceworks needed a youth performance company. With more than 2,000 Milwaukee city students completing Danceworks Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap (MHBT) each year, we had an abundance of talented kids. Amy … 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.