Performances & Events
Annually, Dancers' Workshop proudly presents a diverse array of dance companies from around the world to the Jackson community. Companies that have visited include: New York City Ballet Moves, Alonzo King LINES Ballet, BJM Danse Montreal, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Diavolo, and Momix. Along with stunning performances, visiting groups often are in residence at DW, conducting Master Classes for local dancers and free open rehearsals for the community.
List of events occurring in the next 6 months starting on Sep. 19, 2014
Thursday Sep 25, 2014 - Thursday Oct 16, 2014
Build a foundation in modern dance through technique, musicality, physicalit and ownership of artisitic choice-making.
Thursday Oct 9, 2014 - Thursday Jan 29, 2015
Interdisciplinary Workshops for Adults! Come play with DW Artistic Director Babs Case as she combines dance with a wide variety of art forms to encourage creativity, engage critical thinking and develop problem solving skills!
Thursday Oct 16, 2014 - Thursday Oct 30, 2014
Local legends BJ and Clayton lead you through the basics of Western Swing and Texas Two Step.
Monday Oct 20, 2014 - Monday Nov 10, 2014
Learn the basics of this gentle self-care technique as you use specialized balls, rollers, and bands to return teh body to a more ideal state.
Thursday Oct 23, 2014 - Thursday Nov 20, 2014
Everybody is a dancer and dance-maker! Explore the complexity, humor and humanness that one has to offer through movement using improvisational tasks and games.
Saturday Oct 25, 2014
Don your finest Zombie makeup and attire and learn the classic choreography to Micahel Jackson's THRILLER just in time for Halloween!
Monday Nov 10, 2014 - Monday Dec 15, 2014
Learn Big Band Jazz style swing dancing, with more difficult moves and some basics of other types of Swing Dancing including Jive and Charleston.
Wednesday Nov 12, 2014 - Wednesday Dec 17, 2014
Learn the basics of Big Band Jazz style swing dancing, basic footwork, how to lead, basic turns, basic popular moves, and some dips.
Friday Dec 5, 2014 - Sunday Dec 7, 2014
Together with Eugene Ballet, Dancers' Workshop will present The Nutcracker this holiday season for the Winter Production Show on December 5-7th. Audtitions for the Performance will take place on September 5th for JRC and on September 12th for placemen...