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DAnCEacostia! Festival

August 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - August 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm

Free - $10
The DAnCEacostia! Festival will take place at the Anacostia Arts Center from August 9th-13th. The festival will include an opening reception and preview show, four showcases, a closing reception, and a bevy of youth and adult masterclasses. The festival is FREE to all residents of wards 7 & 8 and will be under $10 for all other audience members. Check out the complete schedule of events and purchase tickets or reserve your free tickets at www.danceacostia.eventbrite.com
Funded in part by the D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts

GET TICKETS to DAnCEacostia! Festival Events:

(all events at Anacostia Arts Center unless otherwise noted)

Wednesday, August 9th:

5:30-7:30pm Opening Reception (with food)
5:30-6pm Creative Movement class (ages 3-6)
6-7pm Umfundlai with Monique Newton Walker (ages 12-18)
7:30pm PREVIEW show (ft. Agora Dance, Alicia Dellimore, Errant Movement, RawArts Dance, Tarik O’Meally)

Thursday, August 10th:

5-5:45pm Soca (Caribbean dance workout) with Alicia Dellimore (ages 8-12)
5:45-6:30pm Soca (Caribbean dance workout) with Alicia Dellimore (ages 12-18)
7:30pm Beautiful Struggle (perfomances by Alicia Dellimore, The Conway Academy, Tarik O’Meally,Terre Dance Collective, Therese Gahl)

Friday, August 11th:

4:30-5:15pm Creative Movement with alight dance theater (ages 6-10)
5:15-6pm Early Ballet (ages 3-6)
6-6:50pm BollyX (Bollywood workout) with Imani Gaston (adults)
7:30pm Twizzler (performances by Dayo N Dance, Elizabeth Malone, Errant Movement, Princess Mhoon Dance Ensemble, Raw Arts Dance)

Saturday, August 12th:

10-11am Umfundlai with Monique Newton Walker (adults)
11-11:45am Creative Movement with Rebekah Ann Chappell (ages 3-6)
11:45-12:30 Creative Movement with Rebekah Ann Chappell (ages 6-10)
12:30-1:30pm Dancehall with Erica Rae (adults) *location TBA
3-4pm Modern dance with Tarik O’Meally (ages 12-18) *location TBA
7:30pm tête-à-tête (performances by alight dance theater, Errant Movement, Rebekah Ann Chappell, Tarik O’Meally)

Sunday, August 13th:

10-11:30am Modern dance with Tarik O’Meally (adults) *at Dance Loft on 14
11:30am-1pm Ballet with Agora Dance (adults) *at Dance Loft on 14
3pm CELEBRATE! (performances by Agora Dance, Dayo N Dance, Errant Movement, Fierce Collabo, Nomadic Artist, RaeDiant Movement, Ronnique Murray)
4:30-5:30pm Closing Reception (with food)


August 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
August 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
Free - $10


Errant Movement


Anacostia Arts Center
1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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