Annual Dance Showcases


Upcoming Events

The International Dance Experience

Date: Friday, April 7, 2023, 7 pm
Location: Prince George's Ballroom
Dancers representing countries from across the globe get together to showcase their talent in this interactive and immersive dance experience. Join the crowd and cheer for your favorites as they get ready for the ultimate dance showdown. Enjoy a live DJ spinning the latest international dance tracks and learn a few new moves. Let’s celebrate our diverse cultural imprint in our community!
For All Ages.

Tickets: $10/person
Purchase Tickets on PARKS DIRECT

Past Events

Uplift: Inspirational Dance Festival

Date: Sunday, February 19, 2023. 4 pm
Location: Publick Playhouse 
At the Uplift: Inspirational Dance Festival, local dancers share their artistic voices with healing, comfort, and gratitude.

World Dance Showcase

Our popular annual showcase gives you the opportunity to travel the globe from the comfort of your Publick Playhouse seat when professional troupes perform dances from a panoply of cultural traditions. This year's production features dances from China, Cambodia, India, Egypt, the United States, Colombia, Ukraine, Spain, and Tahiti! Breathtaking costumes, authentic music, and the enchanting grace of the dancers will make you feel like a world traveler.

Choreographers Showcase

Watch the 2021 Choreographers Showcase video below to view heartfelt dance works, filmed in iconic locations around the Washington, DC metro area, bringing to life the joys, struggles, triumphs, and tragedies of the year 2020. Featured works include:

For more information on our annual dance showcases, email