Compliment Any Fall Curriculum with Dance

It's never been easier to bring dance to your school!

Forward Momentum Chicago inspires possibilities through dance education programs that strengthen schools and communities with limited arts access. Programs are designed to increase dance skills and awareness, and to foster creativity, critical thinking, and social-emotional learning. From classroom residencies to formal studio training, Forward Momentum Chicago offers a variety of dance experiences for all ages and ability levels. Dance is much more than dance. Our programs develop character, confidence, and leadership skills.

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In Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project's Metamorphosis, the audience is dazzled by FMC students and teaching artists dancing a variety of genres, from African to modern and ballet. As you'll see, Liquid Spirit, choreographed by Joshua L. Ishmon of the Deeply Rooted Dance Group, intertwines technology and creative movement steeped in Black tradition to tell a story of evolution and rebirth.

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