- To Produce a season of compelling dance works that celebrates the creative and cultural diversity of our community.
- To Encourage significant new work by providing an environment in which emerging artists are supported by the finest professionals producing dance today.
- To Cultivate the next generation of dance professionals by providing the highest caliber of dance education.
- To Reach out to young audiences and underrepresented populations with innovative programs in arts education.
About The Center for Contemporary Dance
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts organization, The Center for Contemporary Dance is a dance education, incubation and production center with multiple awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and United Arts of Central Florida.
More than a standard dance studio, The Center for Contemporary Dance is a leading Florida cultural organization operating in accordance with the National Standards for Dance Education. Programs are designed to provide the students of all ages—from novice to professional—with vast experiences in classical, post-classical and world dance forms. A complete dance education is our priority.
The Center for Contemporary Dance also produces some of the most exciting, socially-relevant dance works of our time. Over the past 13 years, the organization has cultivated contemporary dance in the area by supporting emerging and seasoned artists in the creation and presentation of more than 250 new dance works, including those by Moore Dance Project, Dawn Branch Works, Coby Project, Patelworks Dance Theater, Tajma, Mary Love Dance Projects, Explore Theatre & Dance and many more.
Come, discover the dance!