Dancewave thinks about dance as a vehicle for personal and communal transformation. Dancewave believes in youth empowerment, whole-person development, and a community-oriented dance experience accessible to all. Dancewave promotes a culture model that strives to subvert oppressive systems ingrained throughout the dance community and world at large.
Dancewave promotes positive youth development through year-round creative movement and technique classes, summer camps and intensives. The Dancewave Company Program builds technical ability, artistic integrity, and leadership skills. Invited youth have the opportunity to work with world-renowned choreographers in a socially conscious program.