UPDATE: With the health and safety of our community in mind, we've made the decision to close Welcome Gallery and cancel New City Arts events through March 31. Staff are still working (from home), so feel free to email us if you have questions, need more puns, or just want to say hi.
Every BODY can dance! Join us on Wednesday, March 25 from 6-7PM for an hour of fun movement activities and learn how you can participate in the National Water Dance project on Saturday, April 18, 2020, at Darden Towe Park in Charlottesville.
Emily Wright is a dancer, movement educator, and author with a passion for the transformative power of dance. An experienced teacher of dance for all ages and a scholar with numerous publications, Emily is available for workshops, master classes, lectures, writing, commissions, and consultation.
National Water Dance brings together dance artists and community members together in site-specific movement choirs to encourage awareness, education, and action on critical water issues. In 2020, National Water Dance is planning the largest National Water Dance yet and Dancing for Our Lives: Re-Imagining Our Future. Participants from across the nation will join together in different locations for a simultaneous dance on April 18, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EST.