School Residencies & After School Programs

School residencies are offered both within school hours, during after school hours and during summer programs. Dancewave plans custom programs, from one-day workshops or master classes to semester- and year-long residencies.

Benefits of Bringing Dancewave to Your School

○ Programming for ages 3-23
○ Physical, social and cognitive activities customized for students
○ Teaching artists trained in restorative practices & social emotional learning
○ Best practices from NYC Blueprint for Teaching & Learning, National Core Arts Standards and the Dancewave Culture Model
○ In-school and community performance opportunities
○ Registered DOE vendor

Dance Styles Offered: ○ Afro-Cuban ○ Afro-Haitian ○ Bachata ○ Ballet ○ Creative Movement ○ Flamenco ○ Hip Hop ○ Jazz ○ Kukuwa ○ Merengue ○ Modern ○ Musical Theater ○ Salsa ○ West African ○ Zumba

“We see our participating students making impressive strides, not only in dance literacy and technique, but also in self-initiative and self-confidence, successful collaboration with peers, and development of leadership skills.” – Librarian/School Liaison, IS 75

Past and current residencies include: AHRC ○ Benjamin Banneker Academy ○ Brooklyn Prospect Charter School ○ Children’s Aid College Prep Charter School ○ IS 75/PS 36 ○ IS 145 ○ Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School ○ Manhattan Comprehensive Night and Day High School ○ MS 61 ○ MS 447 ○ MS/PS 194 ○ Norma Adams Clemons Academy ○ Professional Performing Arts School ○ PS 6 ○ PS 16 ○ PS 38 ○ PS 40 ○ PS 77 ○ PS 106 ○ PS 108 ○ PS 131 ○ PS 133 ○ PS 152K ○ PS 169 ○ PS 172 ○ PS 190 ○ PS 209 ○ PS 217 ○ PS 236 ○ PS 280Q ○ PS 311 ○ PS 315 ○ PS 375M ○ Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts ○ Uncommon Schools ○ Urban Action Academy ○ Urban Assembly School of Law and Justice