What We Offer

What We  Offer


CT Dance Now!

A annual series of virtual dance events hosted by Connecticut Dance Alliance in partnership with Connecticut University and Collegiate dance departments and the Quick Center at Fairfield University. Events consist of performances, discussions and classes. Learn more here


Dance Educators Forum

Connecticut Dance Alliance offers comprehensive educational professional development opportunities for dance educators, dance professionals and K-12 teachers to enhance their skill sets in the area of dance and movement techniques, dance pedagogy, and lesson planning. Learn more here


Dance History Project

The Dance History Project: Dance in Connecticut, shares Connecticut’s rich dance heritage and demonstrates the valuable contribution the state-wide dance community has made to the state’s cultural vitality. Learn more here


Dance Recognition Awards

Awards given annually by CDA to recognize distinguished members and volunteers of the dance community. Learn more here


Jump Start Award

With a mission to strengthen the field of dance in Connecticut, the Jump Start Award provides multi-layered support for Connecticut’s choreographers. This award program aims to support Connecticut choreographers creating original work in any dance genre and at any career level, to move forward and “jump start” their careers. Learn more here


Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Dance

An annual event which features master classes, seminars and panel discussions, was created by the CDA to honor and celebrate Dr. King’s legacy and teachings, as well as the significant contributions made by people of color to the world of dance. Learn more here



Benefits include statewide marketing and visibility, professional development support, networking and creative partnerships, resource sharing, listing your events on our website with images and preferred information. Learn more here


National Dance Day

Held in September, Connecticut Dance Alliance’s Annual National Dance Day features FREE live performances, dance related festivities and workshops from Connecticut based dance studios, companies, and independent artists.  Learn more here


Regional Meetings