September 7, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will perform at the Gospel Brunch of the 2017 5th annual Ohio Black Dance Festival on Sunday, Sept. 10 at the JH Ross Family Life Center in Columbus, Ohio.

"It's always a pleasure to be able to support dance, especially black dance," DC...

June 28, 2017

Gravity-defying dance, eye-opening collaboration and heartwarming reunion will mark Dayton Contemporary Dance Company’s 49th season, Lineage.

The season kicks off with Wynton Works, a salute to jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, performed on the Victoria Theatre Saturday,...

June 21, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company’s Michelle VanHuss was sworn in Monday night to the Centerville Arts Commission. 

 VanHuss is the Director of Touring and University Initiatives at DCDC, working regularly with our three university partners, Central State University, Un...

May 8, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company received a $55,850 grant this week to expand its work with underserved populations at Historically Black Colleges & Universities.

The Engaging Dance Audiences grant is administered by Dance/USA, the national service organization for pro...

April 28, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company Associate Artistic Director Crystal Michelle Perkins accepted a position this week as an Assistant Professor of Dance at The Ohio State University.

Perkins, who lectured at OSU during the 2016-17 season, will continue her duties as DCDC...

April 21, 2017

Longtime Dayton Contemporary Dance Company dancer Sheri “Sparkle” Williams is the 2017 recipient of the OhioDance Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Advancement of the Dance Art Form.

The award recognizes choreographers and dance artists dedicated to both the cr...

April 12, 2017

Last weekend, April 7 & 8, DCDC Dancers Qarrianne Blayr & Countess V. Winfrey performed as guest artists in Howard University's spring dance concert, titled "Unjust."

 Qarrianne, an alumnus of Howard U, was thrilled to be back onstage at her alma mater, this time ar...

April 10, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company brings the sounds and tastes of New Orleans to you at this year’s annual Soulstice: Beignets on the Bayou.

Hand your keys to the valet and step into the vintage atmosphere of America’s Packard Museum, 420 S. Ludlow Street, Dayton, OH, t...

April 4, 2017

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will travel to Russia and Kazakhstan next season!

DCDC is one of three dance companies across the United States tapped to tour internationally through the seventh season of DanceMotion USA, a dynamic cultural diplomacy program run throu...

March 8, 2017

She was a woman ahead of the times — but she didn’t let those times hold her back.

Thursday, our Dayton Contemporary Dance Company founder Jeraldyne Blunden will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at YWCA Dayton’s annual Women of Influence Luncheon.

“She was...

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