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Did you know that 54% of Americans who experience low back pain spend the majority of their workday sitting? Dr. Nina Geromel of Geromove Physical Therapy is here to the rescue, with four easy stretches you can do while sitting at your desk! She even demonstrates them - check out her video at geromove.com/single-post/When-Low-Back-Pain-Affects-your-Work-Day ... See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

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Next up for Danceworks School Day Off Workshops: It's almost SPRING BREAK! Explore the traditions and arts of the countries of Africa. Come for the week or just one day! Visit dwmke.org/school-day-off to register. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

Danceworks, Inc.

We're so excited to explore Wonderland with Danceworks Youth Performance Company in DYPC's Wandering Wonderland! Come enjoy this twist on Lewis Carroll's classic: danceworksmke.org/purchase-tickets ... See MoreSee Less

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Author Archives: Deborah Wenzler Farris

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

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

The Many Legs of Danceworks Performance Company

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Spotlight on DPC’s 20th! As I look back on Danceworks Performance Company’s 20th Anniversary Season, I think more of brilliant sunlight than of a spotlight. The season ended with an extravaganza that outshone any collaborative effort to date—and collaboration is … Continue reading

The Lovely Liz Licht

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Guest Blog Post by Danceworks Performance Company Member Liz Licht Danceworks Performance Company’s 20th-anniversary season marks my sixth with the company, and like each DPC member, I’ve been privileged over the years to explore additional roles at Danceworks. For me, … Continue reading

My Big Fat Thank You

Posted on by Deborah Wenzler Farris

Thank you THANK YOU to the many MANY individuals who have made Danceworks’ 11th Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap year a success—two semesters and two competitions! Danceworks’ Director of Community Engagement, Posy Knight, said, “We can do this!” Thank you, … 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.