SATURDAY, APRIL, 6
Session one: 10:15 AM
Session two: 11:45 AM
OVERTURE CENTER FOR THE ARTS (MAP)
Join us in between Limanya Drum & Dance Ensemble shows at 10:15 AM and 11:45 AM in the Rotunda Studio for free, half-hour dance workshops with instructors from Performing Ourselves. Curriculum will be created based off of the interests and needs of the participating youth.
World Dance Alliance:Americas Presentation
In August of 2016, Performing Ourselves director and current teachers presented their program curriculum at the World Dance Alliance: Americas Festival in Cholula-Puebla, Mexico.
American College Dance Festival Presentation
Teachers gave a lecture and presentation on Performing Ourselves curriculum at the American College Dance Festival - North Central conference in Stevens Point, Wisconsin in March of 2016.
Movemeant Exchange in Chepo Panama
In January of 2016, undergraduate teachers with Performing Ourselves traveled to Chepo, Panama to teach a dance therapy and performance centered class to Elementary, Middle, and High School aged school children. At the end of the week-long session, the whole school had a performance featuring the skills they learned.
In November of 2014, program directors and undergraduate instructors went to Chicago, IL to present at the combined American Dance Therapy Association's 49th Conference, and National Dance Educators Association's 18th Conference. Performing Ourselves showcased, through presentation and demonstration, our unique curriculum and innovative approach to dance education.