Every spring since 1989, the Fort Wayne Dance Collective brings a guest dance company to Fort Wayne to inspire, educate, enhance the community, and of course entertain. FWDC has also hosted three Indiana Dance Festivals featuring a guest artist performance, an Indiana Dancers Showcase performance, lectures, and workshops. Click here to learn more about the 2019 Indiana Dance Festival.

Here is a full list of the amazing artists FWDC has hosted in Fort Wayne!

1989 The Dance Brigade

1991 Urban Bush Women

1992 Katari Taiko

1993 Historias by Merian Soto and Pepon Osorio

1994 Pilobolus and In the Heart of the Beast

1995 Second Hand Dance Company

1996 Joe Goode Performance Group

1997 Katari Taiko

1998 Garth Fagan

1999 20th Anniversary Concert

2000 F’loom

2001 Pilobolus

2002 Mason/Rhynes Production “The Story of Sally Hemings”

2003 Trisha Brown Dance Company

2004 25th Anniversary Concert with guests F’loom

2005 Rennie Harris PureMovement

2006 Indiana Dance Festival with Debra Knapp

2007 Indiana Dance Festival with Urban Bush Women

2008 Black Grace

2009 Joe Goode Performance Group

2010 Taikoproject

2011 Indiana Dance Festival with Hubbard Street 2

2012 Rubberbandance Company

2013 Keigwin and Company

2014 Gallim

2015 Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

2016 Axis Dance Company

2017 Battery Dance Company

2018 Diavolo

 

 

 

In the spring of 2019, Fort Wayne Dance Collective will host the 4th Indiana Dance Festival. This three-day event will create unique opportunities to experience the cultivation, presentation, discipline, and conservation of dance, movement arts, and health. stay tuned for more information!