Rough Drafts flyer
July 13, 2024
2:00 pm
July 13, 2024
8:00 pm

MIDDAY Movement Series, a near decade-old grassroots dance initiative, presents the inaugural Rough Drafts Showcase, an informal showing of six contemporary choreographers’ works-in-progress. Rough Drafts is a program aiming to support early- and mid-career contemporary choreographers to deepen their relationship to their choreography; communicate more effectively with dancers, collaborators, and audiences; and fuel longer incubation … Continued

flyer of dancing on the row

Dancing On The Row: Latin Dance in ASL!

Assembly Row East, (near Smoke Shop BBQ) on green space
June 28, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
July 12, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
July 26, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

MetaMovements returns to Assembly Row for another summer filled Dancing On The Row: Latin Dance in ASL! Free! Outdoors! Every other Friday starting June 28th! (6/28, 7/12, 7/26, 8/9, 8/23 & 9/6) 6pm-8:30pm! Assembly Row East, (near Smoke Shop BBQ) on green space 375 Assembly Row, Somerville, MA 02145 All Ages & All Abilities welcome! … Continued

People dancing in the Sunset Salsa at Burlington mall
July 18, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
August 8, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Thanks to our partners at Burlington Mall, MetaMovements returns to Sunset Salsa @ The Park at Burlington Mall with performances, Salsa dance lessons, music corner, animaciones/follow alongs, and social dancing! Burlington Mall’s outside green space, The Park, is centrally located on Mall Road outside of Fogo de Chao (3rd Entrance off Middlesex Turnpike). Free! Outdoors! … Continued

June 25, 2024
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

FEATURED ARTISTS: Mestre Deraldo Ferreira (Centro Esportivo de Capoeira Angola – Boston) Vayu Kieta “The Kracken” (Floor Lords) Hosted in partnership with The Dance Complex, A Trike Called Funk’s “Juxtaposed Flows” is a mini-series of events designed to bring together members of the local street / club dance scene with those from the internationally rooted … Continued

Tiny Fest poster with illustration of two people dancing together (one swirling the other around)

Tiny Fest

Sterling Street Brewery

Tiny Fest brings you big talent from the Greater Boston and Worcester areas – from music to comedy, poetry to dance – sharing a tiny stage for one night only. Over the course of the evening, you’ll see some things that are familiar and many things that aren’t: ready to expand what you think live performance can be? … Continued

flyer with event information and picture of peoplel dancing

Thanks to their partners at Burlington Mall, MetaMovements returns to Sunset Salsa @ The Park at Burlington Mall with performances, Salsa dance lessons, music corner, animaciones/follow alongs, and social dancing! Burlington Mall’s outside green space, The Park, is centrally located on Mall Road outside of Fogo de Chao (3rd Entrance off Middlesex Turnpike). Free! Outdoors! … Continued

Photo of salsa band
July 21, 2024
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The third concert of this year’s FirstWorks Summer Beats concert series transports audiences to the dance floors of New York City’s Salsa scene with an electrifying performance by La Excelencia. The 12-piece Salsa Dura band is inspired by the salsa sounds of the 1970’s and the sociopolitical landscape of today. La Excelencia’s in-your-face sound and … Continued

Photo of Quintapenas group in white and light blues
July 14, 2024
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

QUITAPENAS, one word – all caps, four syllables – all claps, gives you a taste of their rhythmic contagion. This Tropical Afro-Latin combo was born under the warm California sun. They borrow aesthetics from the radical 60s, 70s and 80s. Each song echoes a remix of history and invites one to engage in the liberating … Continued

Dobet Gnahoré painted in blue with white flowers holds on to a pole.
July 11, 2024
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

While Africa has blessed the world with many recognized female artists, Dobet Gnahoré has proven herself to be a truly special talent. Hailing from Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), she is a virtuosic singer, dancer, percussionist, and songwriter who has taken the modern Afropop sounds of her country in exciting new directions. A 2010 GRAMMY winner, … Continued

Saving Grace Dance Ensemble poster withe event information over performance photo

Saving Grace Dance Ensemble presents Artfulness

Windhover Center for Performing Arts

Enjoy an inspiring evening of dance on Monday, June 24th at 7:00pm under the grand tent at The Windhover Center for Performing Arts in Rockport, MA featuring Saving Grace Dance Ensemble, North Shore Dance Collaborative, Russian Ballet Academy, Miss Kelsey’s Dance Studio, Safe Haven Ballet, Speaking in Taps, Freedom in Motion, Maille Zelko, NSquared Dance … Continued