BECOME CERTIFIED TO LEAD YOUR OWN ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAM + CREATE SOCIAL IMPACT
Receive both practical and theoretical training through hands-on experience, lectures, expert panels and class discussions. Create original movement by participating in a Dancing to Connect workshop led by a Battery Dance teaching artist. Participants will also have access to New York City’s cultural offerings. Receive intensive training in planning and implementing impactful arts programs based on the award-winning Dancing to Connect ™ (DtC) methodology that has been implemented in 45 countries with more than 10,000 students.
DEVELOP YOUR OWN DANCE PROGRAM
Learn to engage participants of all abilities in creative expression and team-building. Break barriers, connect people and communities.
PROPEL YOUR CAREER
Get equipped to create and run your own arts education program. Learn from working artists and management experts about the intersection of dance diplomacy and arts education, as well as marketing, budgeting, grant writing and project management.
CREATE ORIGINAL CHOREOGRAPHY
Experience the Dancing to Connect methodology first-hand and create an original dance piece led by a Battery Dance teaching artist.
ACQUIRE CHOREOGRAPHIC TOOLS
Utilize creative movement exercises to elicit organic movements and create choreography.
BECOME A CERTIFIED TEACHING ARTIST
Receive certification as a verified instructor of Dancing to Connect, an award-winning arts education methodology that has been recognized in New York City and around the world.