Updates

 

Next Level Dancers in Step it Up Semi-Finals! May 4th @ 6pm watch & vote

Next Dancers is participating in DYCD’s annual Step It Up competition, which will “showcase the power and influence of youth voice. Through social campaigns and dance performances of all genres, young people (ages 10–21) will compete to raise awareness and express their opinion on various social issues. Virtual audition rounds launched back in February and […]

 
 

Mid-winter Recess Arts Workshop

 There are still a few spaces available in our free Mid-Winter Recess Arts Workshop, which will meet Tuesday, February 18-Friday, February 21, from 10am-5pm. In keeping with February’s focus on love and also Black History Month, our workshop theme is “Love Thyself!” and will explore self-love, community love, and love that grows our power. The […]

 
 

Program for Girls & Young Women presents: IDENTITY, a youth showcase

On Saturday, January 25th, 2020 the Program for Girls & Young Women at New Settlement presents IDENTITY, a showcase of awesome talent featuring our Next Level Dancers, Silence Out Loud poets and media-makers, and Project V.I.P. play builders. While the performance does touch on mature themes connected to growing up femme/female in 2020, it should […]

 
 

Summer workshops have been super so far!

The Program for Girls and Young Women is the end of week three of our four weeks of Summer Workshops with partner organizations Shake it Out, Inc. and EDsnaps, Inc. – and the girls have been having a ball! It’s been hot, hot, HOT, but they’ve been braving the heat for trips to see performances, […]