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Let’s Dance!

Lets-Dance

July 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - December 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)

212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam Upper West Side

Upper West Side

Free with museum admission

Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures and traditions, and as a healthy physical activity. Interact with an immersive video projection dome dance portal to learn with professional, community, and student dance companies from New York and abroad. Create multi-color shadow dances on the “stage” while exploring lighting design with a child-friendly lighting box. Choreograph a series of dance patterns while learning the language of dance and using movable signs, props and costumes. Experiment with authentic percussion instruments. Lots of related workshops and performances, including daily dance and movement programs at 10:30 am, 11:30 am & 2 pm.