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Upcoming Events

Flamenco Workshop
and Performance

Friday, March 23
Workshop • 5:00 pm
- Performance • 7:00 pm
The National Museum of Dance and School of the Arts welcomes Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana II for a dynamic flamenco workshop and performance. The open community workshop, appropriate for any age or skill level, will be held in the Museum’s foyer from 5:00 to 6:15 pm and is free of charge. It will delve into the history, techniques, and musical aspects of flamenco, offering participants a truly authentic experience of this vibrant art form. A lively, interactive performance by Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana II will take place in The Riggi Theater from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. The cost is $25 per person, $20 for members, students, and seniors. Purchase tickets online or at the door.

Rebels on Pointe

Saturday, March 24 • 4:00 pm
In anticipation of its upcoming exhibition Gender Neutral, the National Museum of Dance is thrilled to present a free screening of Rebels on Pointe in The Riggi Theater.

This first-ever feature documentary celebrates the internationally-renowned Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo. The all-male, comic ballet company was founded in 1974 on the heels of New York's Stonewall riots and has a diverse cult following around the world.

The Museum’s newest exhibition, Gender Neutral, is set to open on Thursday, April 19. It will explore the history of non-traditional gender roles in dance from the eighteenth century to the present day with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo as the centerpiece of the exhibition.

Ongoing Events

Ballroom Classes

Tuesday evenings • 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Tango Fusion Dance Company offers classes at the Museum on Tuesday nights. New students may try one class for free. Classes will take place in the Museum foyer and southeast gallery. Classes offered include rumba, west coast swing, and Argentine tango. For more information visit Tango Fusion online.

Country Line Dancing

Wednesday evenings • 7:15 - 9:00 pm
The National Museum of Dance welcomes Country Music Association (CMA) Broadcast Award-winning DJ Kevin Richards who will lead weekly Beginner Line Dance Classes in the Lewis A. Swyer Studios. Starting on March 21, classes will be held on . The cost is $10 per dancer at the door. All ages and abilities are welcome to join.

Dance Through Parkinson’s

Thursdays • 1:30 am - 2:30 pm
Inspired by the internationally-acclaimed program Dance for PD®, founded in 2001 by the Mark Morris Dance Group and the Brooklyn Parkinson’s Group, this class explores movement through different types of rhythmic music in ways that are joyful, safe, and stimulating. Dance Through Parkinson’s will be taught by Rachelle Smith-Stallman, a Board-Certified Dance Movement Therapist and New York State Licensed Creative Arts Therapist.

Classes are free of charge and no experience is necessary for participation. For more information please contact the Museum at 518-584-2225 ext. 3001.










Museum Winter Hours

Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday noon - 4:00 pm

The Museum will be closed on April 1
in observance of Easter Sunday

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