Programs

Dimensional Dance’s programs and workshops are listed below.  Please contact Ruth Lewis for further details at dimensionaldance@gmail.com.

Phenomenal People: Passion and Perseverance 2018-2019

This program features Dimensional Dance performing Prudence Crandall:  A Whole-Souled Woman. We weave stories of resilience and showcase high octane hip hop, beautiful pointe work, modern, and fierce jazz.

Dance History Live: Ballet to Breakdancing with Fierce like Frida

This fun informative program for the 2019-2020 season features Dimensional Dance performing our newest piece about the painter Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.  Company members perform different genres of dance and the evolution of how we went from ballet to breakdancing from dancing on our toes to dancing on our heads!

Workshops:

Moving through Math:  In this 50 minute workshop, Ruth Lewis helps kindergarten through second graders use their bodies to understand math concepts and explore operations and algebraic thinking kinesthetically.

making a box

Phenomenal People: Perseverance and Growth Mindset- This kinesthetic health and wellness one hour workshop led by director Ruth Lewis explores the poetry  of Maya Angelou through movement and choreography.  Appropriate for grades 3-6.

Walking dance

We Rise: Social Justice Through Hip Hop-Students explore social justice through the pillars of teaching tolerance and hip hop by bringing poetry to life.  This is taught by Ruth Lewis and dancer Savana Jones.  Appropriate for grades 5-12.

Dimension of Hope: Social Justice Through Hip Hop- Ruth Lewis and Savana Jones leads participants in this 3 to 10 day collaborative residency exploring social justice through hip hop  and choreography.  Ultimately participants choreograph their own pieces, culminating with students sharing their work in an informance (more emphasis on the process than the performance).  This collaboration includes team meetings with the teachers.  This is appropriate for grades 5-12.

All our programs involve audience participation in dance and movement!