The Dance Scene

Discover dance in your backyard with this blog that will give readers an inside look at the local dance scene. Dance enthusiast Megan Piluk will provide updates on dance professional and pre-professional performances in Montgomery County and DC, as well as, ways for the community to get involved in the arts. Piluk graduated from the University of Maryland College Park in 2013 with a double degree in dance and communication. She currently works for the dance non-profit CityDance, which has a home at the CityDance Center at Strathmore.

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CityDance Expands into American Dance Institute's Rockville Facility


This fall the CityDance School & Conservatory, headquartered at the Music Center at Strathmore, expanded into studio space at American Dance Institute’s (ADI) Rockville facility. The arrangement optimizes the use of ADI’s 20,000 square foot space, housing ADI’s performance programs as well as a satellite location for CityDance’s thriving Montgomery County-based dance school and pre-professional […]

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CityDance Artist Ignites Passion in Youth and Community

Dana Pajarillaga, CityDance Conservatory, Class of 2013 and The Juilliard School Candidate, Class of 2017

Photo Credit: EnMotion Photography

CityDance OnStage Ignite Artist Robert J. Priore is more than just a professional dancer. He is an educator, friend and mentor to the Montgomery County youth. He teaches at the CityDance School and Conservatory at Strathmore, and uses connections from professional dance companies to bring dance pre-professionals and professionals together to rehearse, perform and learn […]

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Free and Fresh Dance Performance on Capitol Hill (VIDEO)

Free and Fresh Dance Performance on Capitol Hill   Montgomery Community Media

Eight years ago choreographer Sarah J Ewing moved from Melbourne, Australia to Capitol Hill, D.C. and is now a CityDance OnStage Ignite Artist. Known for her athletic choreography and cerebral style, Ewing, is the recipient of a 2014 Capitol Hill Community Foundation Grant. Her professional troupe S.J. Ewing & Dancers will present her Kennedy Center-commissioned […]

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"Fresh Visions" CityDance Faculty Artists Performance this Saturday

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See the faculty artists of CityDance dance in a one night only performance of Fresh Visions this Saturday, September 6, at the CityDance Studio Theater at Strathmore at 8 p.m. The CityDance faculty artists collaborated┬áto present a night of dance and artistry that includes a variety of styles. Purchase your tickets for Fresh Visions here. […]

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