Third Annual Dance for World Community Festival
June 11, 2011
From Ballet to Hip Hop, Square Dance to Modern,over 15,000 people expected at this FREE all-day, indoor-outdoor celebration showcasing dance as a positive force for social change
Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre presents the “Third Annual Dance for World Community Festival
Saturday, June 11, the Festival will present performances by over 50 New England dance companies and youth troupes; a full day of introductory classes for adults and children in ethnic, classical and contemporary dance forms; and “Dancing in the Street,” a block party with live music and entertainment into the night. Several social advocacy groups will participate in the Festival with informational booths and representatives available to engage the public in their critical work
Over 15,000 people are expected at the Festival to experience the powerful works by the area’s most accomplished dance companies including Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre, Ken Pierce Baroque Dance, Anikai Dance, Navarasa Dance Theater, Prometheus Dance, and inspiring youth troupes such as Ritmo en Accion, Chu Ling Dance Academy, and Triveni Ensemble.