About Us

About  Us

Mandate

It is the aim of DanceWorks to study, practice, and promote dance, theatre, and fine arts towards both recreation and performance ends. With this in mind, we place particular emphasis on directing students towards performance rather than competitive events.

Mission

DanceWorks exists to celebrate dance and theatre through study and performance, aspiring to reflect and enrich the rural communities it serves with an integrity to Christian and moral family principles.

Goals

Consistent with its mission, DanceWorks is committed to:

  • Cultivating an appreciation for dance, theatre, and music
  • Disciplining its students towards competent and successful demonstration
  • Providing a safe environment for students to explore and grow within each discipline
  • Deepening and expanding the audience's theatrical appreciation
  • Offer opportunities for youth and adults in dance, theatre, and music
  • Providing the creative and material conditions necessary for each artist to fulfill the potential of his or her talent

Values

Quality and balance.

  • Quality reflected in:
    • the continual training and improvement of its instructors
    • the training of its students
    • the development of its performances (including performers, directors and designers)
  • Balance evident in:
    • the variety of our course offerings
    • the recognition between recreation and performance
    • the development of each individual student within a group setting
    • artistic development and careful stewardship of resources