INTRODUCING THE NEXT GENERATION
Congratulations to our 2022-23 Choreographers selected to participate in our Choreographer Career Development Initiative and our Dance Canvas: on Film program:
2022-23 Choreographer Career Development Initiative
Gwynn Root Wolford
Billy Hawkains III
2022-23 Dance Canvas: on Film
Giving Tuesday is coming...
Dance Canvas/Atlanta Contemporary Summer Residency
From July - Sept. 2022, Dance Canvas and Atlanta Contemporary embarked on the 3rd year of the Summer Choreographic Residency. Both organizations are strong believers in the power of art and the strength of artists’ voices to heal, make commentary, lift spirits, inspire hope, and demand change.
Get to know the Dance Canvas artists
Dance Canvas Artistic Director, Angela Harris, catches up with some of the talented choreographers from seasons past! We learn about each choreographers' path to becoming a professional choreographer. We also check-in on how each choreographer is fairing during the beginning of the quarantine. Then, we throw it back to past performances with excerpts from their acclaimed work.
FEATURED ARTISTS: Dana Woodruff, Juel D. Lane, Lonnie Davis, Gierre Godley, Braeden Barnes, Annalee Traylor, Britt Fishel, & Angela Harris
FEATURED ARTISTS: Catherine Messina, Kaila Carter, The Tap Rebels,
Terelyn Jones & Thulani Vereen
Choreo Chats - 2020
DANCE CANVAS' mission is to provide opportunities and venues to increase the awareness of professional dance in the metro Atlanta area!
We support emerging professional choreographers through our Choreographer Career Development Initiative, providing resources for choreographers to develop, create and produce new work!
We engage the community in dance related workshops and experiences. Through our Artist-to-Artist (FREE Series), our annual Performance Series, and our FREE Community events, we interact with audiences and present World Premiere dance to Atlanta!
We expose students and young adults to the world of professional dance through outreach programs, National partnerships and our 4-week DC NEXT program!
JOIN US AS WE MOVE YOU!
Youth Programs & Outreach
Introducing the Next Generation...EXPOSURE
Dance Canvas' Youth Programs range from outreach for elementary school students to intensive dance training for students seeking careers in dance. We pride ourselves on our local and national partnerships which expand our students' access and networks!
“Dance is music made visible!”
- George Balanchine
Become a Partner
Make a donation...Volunteer...Join us!
We couldn't do what we do without the generosity and support of our Supporting Partners and Volunteer Partners. There are fun, art-filled benefits for all Dance Canvas partners - All Season Long!
We would love for you to join us this season!