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Santa Cruz Dance Week 2019
April 18 @ 5:00 pm - April 26 @ 8:00 pm
Motion Pacific is pleased to announce the 12th annual Santa Cruz Dance Week :: April 18 – 26, 2019
❥ Wanna get involved? We are seeking volunteers! Email our Volunteer Coordinator: email@example.com
Dance Week will be a vibrant celebration, with an anticipated 300+ free events including classes, performances, open rehearsals, lecture demonstrations, and the annual Dancing in the Streets kick off event – Downtown Santa Cruz, April 18th.
★ DANCING IN THE STREETS – THURSDAY APRIL 18
The streets of Downtown Santa Cruz come alive with dance and music as dancers take to the streets to kick off Santa Cruz Dance Week. Three Hours, Three stages, hundreds of dancers! This years event brings together dancers from across the county.
The event will kick off 5:20pm on Pacific & Cooper streets. Three stages of dancers will continue throughout the evening.
FULL SCHEDULE :: https://www.scdanceweek.com/dancing-in-the-streets/
✬ DANCE IN UNLIKELY PLACES – APRIL 19 – 21
Dance will be popping up everywhere, as dancers take to the streets, restaurants, cafes, and bookshops and beyond. Keep your eyes open. Participating artists include: MovementLab, Popcorn Poppers, Power Prance, Raizes Do Brazil, Tango Santa Cruz.
FULL SCHEDULE :: https://www.scdanceweek.com/dance-in-unlikely-places/
✫ OPEN CLASSES – APRIL 20 – 26
Over one hundred dance classes of all levels and genres open to the public for the week in local studios and community centers. Belly dance, Samba, Ballet, Contemporary. We got it all! For just $10! That’s right, $10 for an all-class pass! All proceeds go to benefit Santa Cruz Dance Week
FULL SCHEDULE ::
More about this local and national celebration…
Santa Cruz Dance Week has become an annual centerpiece of the local dance repertoire, in it’s 12th year, showcasing all forms of dance throughout the county and encouraging participation in and appreciation of dance, through accessible performances, public exhibitions and free classes. Partnering with several dance studios and instructors, plus the literal hundreds of performers, SC Dance Week is a one of a kind community experience.
There are few other places that have more diverse and exciting dance opportunities than right here in Santa Cruz. Motion Pacific is proud to celebrate this expansive art form as part of National Dance Week!
Event photo by Crystal Birns