Community Programs

Cultural Cul De Sac

Cultural Cul De Sac are outdoor performances or indoor studio performances presented at the Ballethnic Cheney Street Campus location. Theses performances are low to no cost providing cultural arts exposure for the community.

Studio Performances

Studio Performances include events such as the annual Kwanza Celebration and performances for local community senior centers, day cares and private institutions.

Educational Workshops

Educational enhancement workshops and trainings utilizes the arts as a partnering tool to assist educators in creating a fun learning environment.  There have been workshops in nutrition, communication, social media and college prep to name a few.  Some of our partners include A Dancer’s Heart Foundation and Imani’s Wholistic Health Institute


Fusion performances are annual live classical and jazz music collaborations produced by Karen R. Banks and Gerald Freeman.  Performances include Ballethnic Dance performers and other local jazz and classical artist.

Outreach Into Schools

Ballethnic Dance Company provides arts exposure and arts education by providing outreach into schools including lecture demonstrations, workshops and performances locally, regionally and nationally.

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