Programs

Classes, camps, workshops and more!
Classes we offer
Welcome to Pay-What-You-Can Dance Classes for Everyone!

We offer high quality, inclusive dance classes in a safe, supportive and fun environment. We remove the greatest barrier to participation: cost.

So, everyone has access to our programs and performances regardless of financial circumstances.

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Download our app on your smartphone for the best experience. Register for classes, pay tuition, share photos, see event information, and more!

Summer Camp
August 16-27th

A fully immersive dance experience culminating in an outdoor public performance on the evening of August 27th. Students will take part in jazz, ballet, hip hop, break dance, Indian Classical Dance, Latin Dance, Musical Theater, yoga, meditation, dance history, nutrition, dance themed crafts and more!

Ages: 4-16

Location: Washington Heights (TBA)

*Because of ongoing changes due to Covid-19, specific times and details are subject to change with advance notice

Youth Classes
We offer a wide variety of classes for ages three to 14. All experience levels are welcome.

Full registration and a caregiver orientation meeting are required.

Early Childhood Classes
Classes for infants, toddlers, and pre-schoolers and their caregivers. Some classes are drop-in but full registration is required.

DPWH Ensemble
Our resident performance ensemble for age 10 and up

Our most dedicated dancers, these students are chosen by audition each year. They have taken at least one full year of dance technique classes and commit to weekly rehearsals throughout the year in addition to their regular dance technique classes. They perform at various community events. Past events have included The Higher Ground Festival, Danza Highbridge Dance Festival, the opening of NoMaa's Uptown Arts Stroll, the annual Harvest Festival at Fort Tryon Park, the grand opening of Marshall's at the GW Bridege Terminal, Car Free Day, The State of the District, and various events held by Columbia Medical Center.

Adult classes
Continue to hone your skills and celebrate your craft with us

Adult classes are currently on hiatus, we hope to resume soon! Check back on our Virtual Programs page for info.

Download the Dance Project of WH App
Download our app on your smartphone for the best experience. Register for classes, pay tuition, share photos, see event information, and more!

We would love to hear from you

Feel free to give us a call or send us an email with any questions or comments you have.