The Dance Project is holding its annual free African Drumming and Dancing Workshop at Brown Recreation Center from July 10-August 4, 2017. The participants will meet for two hours each afternoon (3-5pm) for three weeks. During the fourth week, the first week of August, the students will be displaying all they have learned in a series of free performances held throughout Greensboro. The public is invited to join us for the Thursday and Friday performances, which will be family-friendly and fun for all ages. The workshop will be led by Wesley Williams, the director of Suah African Dance Theatre. He is an experienced dancer, drummer,Read More →

Amanda Diorio, our instructor for adult Hip Hop class at Dance Project, gives us an insight into her passion for Hip Hop: What is Hip Hop?   “Hip hop is a dynamic and exciting American dance form. It helps with musicality, isolations, stamina and confidence.” How did you get into Hip Hop and why do you like it? “I was introduced to hip hop as a Junior in college. The movement was so fun and felt so natural to my body that I have studied it voraciously since.” Who or what inspires you in this dance form? “There are several teachers in New York andRead More →

At Dance Project, we offer a variety of affordable adult classes that can satisfy any need to get groovin’.  Whether you’ve been dancing for years or are just getting started, the joy of dancing is easy to access here with our drop-in classes.  Many of our regular class attendees are also working professionals and two of them have shared their stories about dance and their experiences at Dance Project: Shana is an English teacher and Grishma is an actuary at Lincoln Financial Group What got you interested in taking classes at Dance Project? Shana: “I was taking adult classes at Greensboro Ballet, and one of the teachers told meRead More →

The transition from summer to fall welcomes lots of exciting events at Dance Project! Take a look and see what’s happening-from workshops and classes to festivals and performances, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! September 1-October 6: Movement Class for Older Adults We are hosting a 6- week session of movement classes tailored for older adults! Come free your mind, body, and spirit with this low-impact movement class! September 7: Free Adult Dance Class at LeBauer Park Come join us from 6:00pm-6:45pm in the LeBauer Park and enjoy a FREE dance class! Milanda McGinnis will be teaching Jazz. Class will meet on the South Lawn ofRead More →