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DCDC CEO tapped for prestigious executive program

DCDC CEO tapped for prestigious executive program

Ro Nita Hawes-Saunders, CEO of the world-renowned, Bessie award-winning Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC), is one of 50 business leaders from across the globe chosen to participate in the National Arts Strategies’ prestigious Chief Executive Program: Community & Culture. 

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DCDC nabs $55K grant to extend work with HBCUs

DCDC nabs $55K grant to extend work with HBCUs

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 professional...

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Sheri "Sparkle" Williams recognized for life in dance

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 creation of new work and...