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It's #studiosaturday and we are gearing up for next week's Intensive Scholarship Audition! Looking to take your training to the next level in 2022? If so, don't miss this opportunity! Will we see you there? Drop a "hello" in the comments below and don't forget to pre-register!

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The ISS Program is for any serious dance student age 16 or older—intermediate through advanced who has the desire, drive and commitment to improve technical skills, range and expression through concentrated dance training and faculty mentorship.

The ISS program may also provide internship opportunities in the areas of performance, stage management and more! ISS is an ongoing program. ISS students must commit to attending 2 classes of their choice per week from January through June and will receive a partial scholarship toward the class tuition.

The next ISS audition date will be on Saturday December 4 from 2-3:30 pm and will be held at Danceworks (1661 N Water Street.) The audition will consist of a ballet warm up and learning two short dance combinations of different styles.

Pre-registration for the audition is required. Follow the link to complete this step: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScvpmAG0vJtc5wkTQhiL4-Ht-hc377nAxhHmdiRnA4uxEdHHQ/viewform

For more information, please contact Gina Laurenzi at 414.277.8480 or via email.
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An Enchanting Evening

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

The violin called out a sweet message setting a stage of elegance. I lifted my eyes from my conversation to the staircase as the dancers made their entrance and slowly began their descent into the space where the audience stood watching mesmerized and suddenly we were lifted into another dimension, where time stops, the strain of the day disappears and everyone becomes one.

We are all dancers together as the movement before us and within us, unites us–the vibrations of the strings, the dance is coming, the dancers becoming, we are becoming artist brush strokes, intersecting, sleek, sultry swirls of colors, lines extending then retracting, imprints on a palate. Like a gust of breath into the city night air, energy, exertion, a stance is stillness, a vision, a veil lifted, each moment vivid.

No past, no future. The Artist’s canvas. A clean slate. No dissension only beauty descending onto, into us all. Hush. Sweet silence. Somber, solemn stillness before a burst of light breaks forth. New life. This is dance. This is the dance within.

You can become a Danceworks Performance MKE 2019-20 season subscriber! A season subscription includes the upcoming February & May performances for only $50. Enjoy exchange privileges and reserved seating for both shows: Out of Many, One at the Jan Seer Theatre on February 6-8, 2020, and 101 Ways to Enter & Exit (Stage Door Left) at Next Act Theatre on May 14-16, 2020. It doesn’t get any butter than that! Click here for more information!
Photos: Mark Frohna.
Dancer: Kaitlyn Altmann, Danceworks Performance MKE


About Our Blog

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.