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Danceworks Performance Company is getting back in tune for performances of Torch & Glamour at Campanile Center for the Arts &
Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel this week!
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3 days ago

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Proposals for GET IT OUT THERE are due Monday, July 1! GET IT OUT THERE is a concert featuring new work created by Milwaukee performing artists from various disciplines. Selected artists will showcase their work on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Danceworks Studio Theatre. Download information and proposal form: danceworksmke.org/performance/dance-lab ... See MoreSee Less

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4 days ago

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Preparing for a summer dance intensive, or want to continue strengthening your technique over the summer? Danceworks faculty and performance company member, Kim Johnson is now offering private and small group lessons in Progressing Ballet Technique. The method is successful in building muscle memory to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment for all dancers. Visit danceworksmke.org/studio/private-lessons for more details. ... 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

Moving Milwaukee Forward with Joy, Health and an Abundance of Creativity—Celebrating 25 Years

Posted on by Danceworks

  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

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

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

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.