Word Dance Theater Calendar

February , 2016

02 - 01 - 2016   until   04 - 03 - 2016

Studio to Stage Class Series

Word Dance Theater is offering a 13 week course in Joy of Motion's Studio to Stage Performance Class Series.  In this course,  adult students can learn the choreography of Isadora Duncan and experience professional level stagecraft.  The series will culminate in a fully produced weekend of performances at the Jack Guidone Theater.  

Shows sell out fast, so get your tickets now at http://www.joyofmotion.org/concertsevents/events-calendar/.

02 - 26 - 2016

Word Dance Theater at the Merritt Pop Up Gallery

February 26, 2016

Admission:  FREE

Location:  Merritt Pop Up Gallery
5471 Wisconsin Ave. NW   Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Join Word Dance Theater and poet Rose Solari for an enchanting evening of  dance, poetry, and art at the Merritt Pop Up Gallery.  Dancers from Word Dance Theater bring new life to the stunning pieces at the Merritt Gallery as they perform historic dances choreographed by the legendary Isadora Duncan, the “Mother of Modern Dance,” throughout the gallery.  Washington DC based writer and poet Rose Solari will also provide a captivating live reading of some of her latest original work.  Performances begin at 7PM.  Attendees will have the opportunity before and after the performances to meet the dancers from Word Dance Theater, author Rose Solari, as well as representatives from the Merritt Gallery to learn more about their artistic works.  Refreshments will be served. 



02 - 28 - 2016

Maida Withers Dance Construction Company

1:30 to 2:30PM

Location:  Arts Club of Washington
2017 I St. NW
Washington, DC 20006

Details coming soon.

March , 2016

03 - 28 - 2016   until   04 - 01 - 2016

Residency at Washington School for Girls

Word Dance Theater is pleased to conduct a 5-day residency for the Washington School for Girls at THEARC in Anacostia.  The residency will focus on Duncan technique, repertory, and creative process for the delightful 3rd grade girls.

For more information regarding this program, contact Cynthia Word at cynthia@worddance.org.

April , 2016

04 - 04 - 2016   until   05 - 06 - 2016

National Cathedral School Program Performances

Young dancers from Word Dance Theater's program at the National Cathedral School will perform at the National Cathedral on April 4th, in the Annual Dance Gala April 23rd & 24th and at the National Cathedral's Flower Mart May 6th.

04 - 08 - 2016


7:00 PM


Word Dance Theater and pianist Carlos Cesar Rodriguez will present a special program of dances that Duncan was performing in the year of the Arts Club of Washington's founding in 1916. 

Private Event.  For club members only.  

Photo by Gail Bingham.