Dance As a Form of Activism

This month, Dancing with Class explores activism through dance.  We will explore a wider range of activism by using dance to protest, research, and raise awareness for important issues.  Activism comes in all forms.  Activism can show up in different settings beyond protesting in streets.  It [...]
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Black Lives Matter

Dancing with Class sees, hears, and stands with the Black community, and is outraged by the murder of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many others before them. We recognize the importance of protest as a catalyst for change in bringing an end to systemic racism. [...]
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Dancing as a Coping Skill

Throughout the history of humankind, we can find evidence and examples of how people use dancing for celebration, story-telling, problem-solving, physical self-protection, and self-expression.  In addition to all of these benefits, dance can also be a natural coping skill.  Coping skills are [...]
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