May 6, 2020

It is hard to ignore the environment that the world has come to. As an artist, it is trying on my soul, because my soul yearns for new and inviting ideas to keep me creating. I am constantly moving because I am ready to work and construct the next story to tell. But th...

April 16, 2020

For over 50 years, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company has not only embraced the art of dance and movement, but embodied the spirit of family and the human experience. In the last month we have all had to redefine what gathering looks like within the perimeters of social...

June 27, 2019

 This year's summer intensive will be offered one week from July 7th -  13th. Students MUST be registered by July 3rd in order to participate. All students must have a completed Registration Form (linked below) and the nonrefundable deposit of $50 upon registration. Th...

April 18, 2019

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company and The School for Creative and Performing Arts are partnering for a two week dance intensive.

This prestigious program will take place July 15-26, 2019, 9:15a-3:45p at School for Creative and Performing Arts in Cincinnati.


April 17, 2019

On January 26, 2019, Debbie Blunden-Diggs, Artistic Director, was presented the fourth annual Black History Month Congressional Award for Community Service by Congressman Mike Turner (OH-10) in recognition of 40 years serving the community through dance and dance educa...

March 8, 2019

In 1911, the first International Women’s Day was celebrated on March 8. It has been celebrated all over the world since then by multiple governments, organizations, and of course individuals who believe women’s equality is worth celebrating and advocating for. So, to c...

May 8, 2018

As part of our 50th anniversary celebration, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is throwing a free concert for the community in downtown Dayton’s Courthouse Square.

Street Beats will run from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 9. The free summer concert will feature performances...

January 4, 2018

Favorite former dancers from Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will return to the stage for ONE NIGHT ONLY, joining current artists onstage to perform excerpts of 10 works spanning DCDC’s 50-year repertory.

Catch Reunited Saturday, Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Victoria Theat...

November 6, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will again bring the classic endearing children’s book tale The Littlest Angel to the Dayton stage this holiday season.

The second work in the company’s 2017-18 Lineage season, DCDC dancers will use movement to translate Charles Tazewel...

September 14, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will bring the music of jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis alive on Dayton’s Victoria Theatre stage Saturday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, Oct. 8 at 4 pm.

The evening will feature three world premieres set to live music from University of...

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Dayton, Ohio 45402, USA

Phone: 937-228-DCDC (3232)

Fax: 937-223-6156


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840 Germantown St.
Dayton, OH 45402
Phone: 937-223-5312

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