Author Archives: National Dance Week

Moore Than Dance with their Special Stars class.

A Chance to Dance is an opportunity for all to get involved and help raise money for special needs dance educational programs.  So as we get make our preparations for National Dance Week – April 22 – May 1 2016 here … Continue reading


Rhythm Works Integrative Dance teams up with National Dance Week and the Wingman Program! By Tricia Gomez

BREAKING NEWS!!! We are beyond excited to team up with the National Dance Week Foundation and the Wingman Program to raise awareness of the benefits of dance for all, especially those with special needs and learning differences! Children with special … Continue reading

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Dancers supporting Dancers

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” It is heartwarming when we get an opportunity to see a community to unite together in support.  That is the case with Monica … Continue reading


Holiday Nutrition Survival Guide! By Shantha M. Wilson, R.D.

Dance of all types is a great way to stay in shape during the holiday season.  But don’t forget the power of intelligent food choices as you navigate your way through holiday parties and family get-togethers that often revolve around … Continue reading

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A Time for Thanks

This is a time a year everyone begins to reflect on friends and family.  A time of sharing our changes and comforts along with seeing some of our favorite smiling faces.  That is how it is for me with the … Continue reading


Empowering Action – Cyberbullying in 2015 by Jessica Starr

Last year, my LA based non-profit dance company MusEffect, inspired audiences to educate themselves during Cyberbullying Awareness Month.  It was through our unique vehicle of raising social awareness addressing a painful topic that is all too familiar in our society … Continue reading


Cat London – The Right Way

Kick for Kindness Anti Bullying campaign is honored and proud to introduce Cat London the creator of the song The Right Way which was the inspiration of the dance video of the same name.  NDWF posted the video on Saturday … Continue reading


Kick for Kindness Opportunities By: Joyce Pennington and Brittany Dolotina, American Dance/Drill Team

Its that time of year again!  The National Dance Week Foundation is proud to sponsor the Kick for Kindness Anti-Bullying Campaign in October and November, where dancers are encouraged to take the lead in standing up against bullying.  We hope … Continue reading

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Coast 2 Coast Supports National Dance Week

Hello from “Coast 2 Coast: Dance Across America!” We’re a Not-for-Profit dance organization that travels the country each year during National Dance The C2C Crew consists of Choreographer Louie Perez, Executive Director and Tour DJ Jimmy Lyles, and Illusionist Ryan … Continue reading


It’s Officially Summer by Cathy Graziano NDWF Executive Director

Summer has officially begun and it is time to recharge and relax.  Summertime for most dancers means the recitals are over and dance semesters have ended, it also is the closing of another successful National Dance Week Foundation year.  I … Continue reading