Fort Wayne Dance Collective’s 2022-2023 Performance Season

Collective Expressions

This contemporary dance performance will feature original works by compelling choreographic voices of FWDC’s professional Company and Pineapple Dance Project.

When: August 13, 2022 (7:30pm) & August 14, 2022 (2:30pm)

Where: Ernest E. Williams Theatre on Purdue Fort Wayne’s campus (2101 E. Coliseum Blvd)

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Halloween Show- “Spectacle of Spirits”

This year’s fantastical tale emanates from Mexican culture and resolves in a beautiful celebration for Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). FWDC artists and students will be joined by dancers, singers, and aerialists from our local arts community. We will also be joined by guest performance groups Amaneceres De Mexico (Fort Wayne, IN) and Calpulli Mexican Dance Company (New York, NY).

When: October 21, 2022 (8:00pm), October 22, 2022 (2:00pm & 8:00pm), & October 23, 2022 (2:00pm)

Where: Parkview Physicians Group ArtsLab (300 E. Main St)

Tickets are on sale now! Click here to purchase.


Matters of the Heart

Fort Wayne Dance Collective’s professional Company in collaboration with Three Rivers Music Theatre. More information coming soon!

When: February 17, 18, & 19, 2023 (times to be determined)

Where: Location to be determined

Matters of the Heart

Guest Artist Residency- Chloe Arnold’s Syncopated Ladies LIVE

FWDC will collaborate with the Embassy Theatre in hosting Syncopated Ladies to inspire, educate, and entertain the Fort Wayne community in its annual Guest Artist Residency program. Syncopated Ladies is a female tap dance brand from Los Angeles, California that propels diverse women onto a reinvigorated stage while incorporating fierce footwork with inspiring stories.

When: March 8, 2023 (7:00pm)

Where: Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre (125 W. Jefferson Blvd)


Choreographer’s Lab

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

When: April 29, 2023 (2:30pm & 7:30pm) & April 30, 2023 (2:30pm & 6:00pm)

Where: Fort Wayne Dance Collective (437 E. Berry St)


June Family Concert

Sensory-friendly performance showcasing the technical and creative growth of students who participate in FWDC’s on-site classes.

When: June 17, 2023 (4:00pm)

Where: South Side High School


*Fort Wayne Taiko will resume professional performances in 2023-2024 season.

**Performances by Fort Wayne Dance Collective’s Company and Fort Wayne Taiko are available for private bookings. For more information about bookings, click here.