National Dance Day

Mini Conservatory Performance

September 17, 2022, @ 4:45 pm | The REACH, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

At the invitation of the Kennedy Center, students from the Conservatory will perform at the Kennedy Center’s annual National Dance Day event. This event highlights the abundance of dance in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. region. CityDance Conservatory will join an incredible line-up of dance artists, companies, and schools in the area. This event is free and open to all. Street and garage parking available.

 

Creating the Magic

Winter Performance Concert Series

December 3-18, 2022 | CityDance Studio Theater at the Music Center at Strathmore

CityDance proudly presents this year’s Conservatory holiday showcase and brings the magic to the CityDance Studio Theater at Strathmore!

The young talents of CityDance Conservatory and the Young Training Program enchant audiences with their annual winter showcase in an exciting program across multiple genres, from Classical Ballet and Modern to Afro-Pop, Sri Lankan, and beyond!

Professional repertory from national and international summer intensive guest companies and artists: Koresh Dance Company, PHILADANCO!, Alex Neoral/Focus Cia de Danca, Elizabeth Gahl/Compagnie Elizabeth Gahl, and Ignite Artists, Asanga Domask and Robert J. Priore will be highlighted.

Creating the Magic features choreography staged and created by Ballet Master Stanislav Issaev, Artistic Director Lorraine Spiegler, CityDance Teaching Artists, and Guest Artists Diana Amalfitano, Ryan Bailey, Alicia Canterna, Micah Geyer, Jenna Hide, Adjetey Klufio, Aranza Lara, Tariq Darrell O’Meally, Robert Tyler, Hunter Tayman, Keith Lamelle Thomas.

Award-winning solos from Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP), New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA), and NAACP ACT-SO National Competition will also be included. Creating the Magic will also celebrate the Conservatory’s eighteen graduating seniors.

Let’s create magic together this holiday season!

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 3, 7:00 pm – Creating the Magic Concert: A Glimpse of the 2022-2023 YAGP Program

Sunday, December 5, 2:00 pm – Creating the Magic Concert: Senior Concert 

Saturday, December 10, 7:00 pm – Creating the Magic: Fundraising Showcase

Sunday, December 11, 2:00 pm – Creating the Magic: Family Concert (A1)

Sunday, December 11, 6:00 pm – Creating the Magic: Family Concert ( A2)

Saturday, December 17, 7:00 pm – Creating the Magic: Family Concert ( B1)

Sunday, December 18, 2:00 pm – Creating the Magic: Family Concert (B2)

In-person tickets: $25 | strathmore.org


Live Stream Package

Price: $40

The Creating the Magic (CTM) Live Stream Package allows you to watch all six CTM performances for $40. Once you have completed your payment, you will receive a confirmation email with detailed instructions about accessing the Vimeo performance links. 

The following CTM performances will be filmed, and a recording will be posted to Vimeo on December 16 and shared with you:

  • Saturday, December 3 at 7 PM: Creating the Magic Concert: A Glimpse of the 2022-2023 YAGP Program
  • Sunday, December 4 at 2 PM: Creating the Magic Concert: Senior Concert

The following CTM performances will be live-streamed in real-time during the performances:

  • Sunday, December 11 at 2 PM: Creating the Magic: Family Concert (A1)
  • Sunday, December 11 at 6 PM: Creating the Magic: Family Concert ( A2)
  • Saturday, December 17 at 7 PM: Creating the Magic: Family Concert ( B1)
  • Sunday, December 18 at 2 PM: Creating the Magic: Family Concert (B2)

The live stream Vimeo link for CTM performances family concerts A1, A2, B1, and B2 will be sent to the email address you provide below three hours before each performance on the day of each show. Please note that you will not receive all six links simultaneously. The links will be distributed one at a time on each concert date, and recorded performances will be sent on December 16. 

All six CTM recordings will be available for viewing until Monday, January 9.

The live stream package sale will end on December 18 at 2 PM.

If you have questions regarding the live stream package, please email marketing@citydance.net

Past Performances

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