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Against the Grain: The Life & Times of Levi Fisher Ames opened last night to a sold out house! There are still tickets left for this afternoon's performance at 2:30pm. Visit danceworksmke.org/purchase-tickets or call 414.277.8480 so you don't miss this incredible show. ... 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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Five, Six, Seven, Eight—Join the Dance!

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

It’s kind of amusing to me how much time I spend working to get people dancing when I spend so much of my own sitting through meetings or at a desk. So I jump at the opportunity to slip away … Continue reading

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From the Does’ Hoops to Mad Hot Taps

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

We all like being around people who focus on the positive in life—in others and in themselves. They impact how we feel about ourselves and the places we live, work and play. Joanne E. Smith is a teacher who has … Continue reading

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All About the Dance by Jacqui Lefebvre

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

I have been a dance teacher for many years and a dance student for most of my life. I had always believed that it was “all about the dance.” As long as I could dance, everything would be OK. My … Continue reading

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“On with the dance!”

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

“On with the dance! Let joy be unconfined; No sleep till morn, when Youth and Pleasure meet. To chase the glowing hours with flying feet.”
–George Gordon, Lord Byron, Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage

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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.