Tickets to our Guest Artist Residency featuring Ailey II are on sale now!

FWDC is excited to collaborate with The Embassy Theatre on March 6-7, 2024 to host Ailey II for two master classes and one public performance!

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Tickets are on sale now for CATS, our third collaboration with Three Rivers Musical Theatre!

The Jellicle Cats come out to play on the night of the Jellicle Ball. One by one, they tell their stories for the amusement of Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, who must choose one of the cats to ascend to The Heaviside Layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life. Performances are March 2-3 & 9-10, 2024.

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Tickets are on sale now for the Choreographer’s Lab!

The Choreographer’s Lab is an annual workshop-style intensive that gives professional, creative, and technical support to local choreographers. Participating artists are provided with tools to aid them in the choreographic process including rehearsal space, dancers to work with, and the opportunity to work with professional technical designers. Performances are April 27 (2:30pm & 7:30pm) & April 28, 2024 (2:30pm & 6:00pm).

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Move, Create, Express!
Join us for classes this winter and spring.

Registration for our winter/spring semester, January 8 - June 12, is open! Check out our full schedule of dance, drumming, and wellness classes for all ages and abilities!

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Support us in our mission.

Over 30,000 individuals with their own unique abilities were impacted by the onsite and outreach services offered through our organization last year. Be a part of the journey by showing your support today!

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Upcoming Events

March 2 @ 2:00 pm
FORT WAYNE DANCE COLLECTIVE & THREE RIVERS MUSIC THEATRE COLLABORATION...
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March 2 @ 7:30 pm
FORT WAYNE DANCE COLLECTIVE & THREE RIVERS MUSIC THEATRE COLLABORATION...
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March 3 @ 2:00 pm
FORT WAYNE DANCE COLLECTIVE & THREE RIVERS MUSIC THEATRE COLLABORATION...
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March 6 @ 6:00 pm
This modern dance workshop will focus on sharing the strength,...
March 6 @ 7:30 pm
Since its premiere in 1960, Alvin Ailey’s Revelations has been...
March 7 @ 7:30 pm
Fort Wayne Dance Collective is excited to collaborate with the...
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The mission of the Fort Wayne Dance Collective is
to inspire and empower individuals of all identities, abilities, and stages of life through movement arts.
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On-site dance, rhythm, and fitness classes

Fort Wayne Dance Collective offers a variety of classes to inspire creativity, teach technique, and promote overall wellness. FWDC’s wellness and dance technique classes are integrated for inclusive education to students of all ages, abilities, and skill levels.

Dance for Health Outreach Program

Fort Wayne Dance Collective believes strongly in the concept of helping others achieve health and wellness and offers alternative approaches to taking care of one’s self through Parkview Healing Arts, Dance for Parkinson’s, Movement Fundamentals for Seniors and more!

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Dance for Diverse Abilities Outreach Program

For more than 20 years throughout Northeast Indiana, Fort Wayne Dance Collective has provided quality movement programming for people with diverse abilities.

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Dance for Education Outreach Program

Fort Wayne Dance Collective supports integrated dance programs in Fort Wayne Community Schools and special needs programs in East Allen County.

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Dance for Community Outreach Program

Fort Wayne Dance Collective is committed to serving those with the greatest need and least access in Northeastern Indiana. Reaching students of many different ages, these classes are fun and empowering!

Performing Groups

Fort Wayne Dance Collective inspires artists and community members of all ages through the performing arts. Book a performance for your upcoming event, wedding, school assembly, conference or festival!