Be Proud of Yourself
Spanish Language through Dance: a bilingual program emphasizing the language, identity, history and culture of Spanish-speaking countries. Dance as Therapy: for children with Attention Deficit disorder, learning disabilities, high-functioning autism and mild cerebral palsy. English as a second Language through Dance: helps individuals new to the US to improve their communication skills. EveryBody Reads! a curricular supplement to the above programs. Amor Para Mi (Love for Me): a scholarship program for students and families with special and financial needs emphasizing self love/confidence. Youth Philanthropy: youth leadership development where students paired with instructors to provide input into a course syllabus and assist in teaching a class of his or her peers.Jardin VERDE: to promote love and respect to our planet, improving recycling, reusing and rain garden projects.
Latin Ballet of Virginia's Professional Dance Company
From the passionate fury of flamenco to tango’s forbidden heat, the polished elegance of classical ballet to the earthen power of modern dance, the Latin Ballet of Virginia uses the expressive beauty of movement to weave the tales and traditions that are the heart and soul of Hispanic culture. The Latin Ballet combines technical excellence with a soulful depth of emotion and an unwavering commitment to education, diversity and accessibility. All services are appropriate and/or adaptable for a variety of audiences. Touring assistant is of extreme importance to the Latin Ballet of Virginia because it makes it possible for us to take our educational services and our performances to underserved and diverse audiences who otherwise would not have access to our multicultural productions and workshops.