Ear to the Ground

July 16th 7pm

Join us for a family friendly evening of storytelling through dance and theatre as we explore themes of communicating in a modern world.  Developed from the work of our students and professional teaching artists, Ear to the Ground is a thoughtful look at how we interact  in a world increasingly influenced by  technology and social media.

Center Stage
Reston Community Center
2310 Colts Neck Rd Reston VA 20190
Tickets go on sale at the Box Office 703-476-4500 Ext 3

or can be purchased at the door

Adults $17 Children $10

Da Vinci Summer Program

Come experience the creative genius of a real “Renaissance Man” as we explore the many facets of Leonardo da Vinci, painter, sculptor, musician, inventor, anatomist, and writer. This integrated arts experience will challenge students to see the world through da Vinci’s eyes as we explore the visual arts, drama and dance.  This exciting week will conclude with a gallery opening and live performance.

Teaching Artists: Marco Rando, Amanda Layton Whiteman, and Nicole DeMiglio
$450 for the week (arts supplies for the week included)

da Vinci: Integrated Arts Intensive

July 11-15 from 9-4 p.m.
at Artistree Studios in Herndon
Ages 8-10 years and 11-13 years

Out of the Attic

I would like to invite you to come see GroundWorks Dance Ensemble’s latest dance theater production, Out of the Attic.

This show has special meaning, as we look to our family history as inspiration. We began our journey this year exploring family heirlooms, histories and ancestors. How does our past inform us about who we are today?

Out of the Attic follows the many characters found in one family, as their stories are unlocked from inside the attic. Continue reading “Out of the Attic”

Day of the Dead Festival

Dancers Prepare for the Day of the Dead Festival

Students prepare for the festival

GroundWorks dancers have been asked to participate in the Day of the Dead Festival on Oct 30th at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manasas Va.  Dancers will be involved in the parade festivities and add their own ghoulish dance inside dance bags.  Rehearsal to customize our bags and create our site specific dance work will be on Sunday Oct 24 from 4:00 to 5:30 at the artistree studios.  Participants should plan on arriving at the festival at 5:30 ready to perform!