Dance Bethesda features a weekend of dance events that also includes free lessons and parties at downtown Bethesda studios. Would you prefer to leave your dancing shoes at home? You can also watch great performances by some of the region’s most exciting dance performers, including renowned companies.
Dates: March 7-8, 2014
Free Dance Lessons and Parties
Friday, March 7, 2014, 7-10:30 p.m.
Participants can learn steps and see demonstrations. Studios hosting open houses include: Dance Bethesda Dance Studio offering waltz, foxtrot, tango, rumba, salsa, swing (7-8:30pm) and a social dance party (8:30-10pm); Dansez! Dansez! teaching zumba, hip-hop, Haitian folklore, bachata, salsa, kizomba (8-10:30pm); Joy of Motion Dance Center offering hip-hop (8:30-9:30pm) and jazz (9:30-10:30pm); and The Mindfulness Center teaching Nia Dance (7-9:30pm).
Dance ConcertSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 8 p.m.
Seven professional dance companies will be featured at the dance concert at the Round House Theatre, located at 4545 East-West Highway in downtown Bethesda.
Tickets - $20 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under.
- Agency 9 (hip-hop)
- Bethany Disque (contemporary)
- Christopher K. Morgan & Artists (contemporary)
- Company Danzante (contemporary)
- Company E (contemporary)
- Nomad Dancers (inspired by traditions of India, Persia, Central Asia, Middle East, and Turkey)
- Word Dance Theater (modern dance)
For tickets or more information about Dance Bethesda, please call (301) 215-6660 or visit www.bethesda.org.