Community Cohesion

The following program activities of Dance Metro DC address the primary need for
Community Cohesion among a diverse spectrum of dance makers and creative participants.

Community Convenings – The DC Dance Summit, Dance Leadership Council, and other community-driven initiatives bring participants together through convenings aimed at cultivating partnerships and building social capital.

Membership – A benefits program that provides special discounts on organizational and partner services, and offers access to unique opportunities for dance professionals throughout the metropolitan area. Includes the DancePass program.

Online Dance Community Directory – An online listing of over 300 active dance artists, companies, studios, venues and other partner resources throughout the region and beyond.

Online Dance Events Calendars – Performances, master classes and workshops, auditions, special events, ongoing classes and job opportunities are submitted by partners and hosted on Dance Metro DC’s website.

Bi-weekly Dance eNews – Events and opportunities listed in the online Dance Calendars are collated and sent via email to approximately 2,000 active regional email subscribers.