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2024 dumbo dance festival: 

June 27th – 6:30pm GALA Opening Night

June 28th-30th– Festival Performances


Mark Morris Dance Center

James and Martha Duffy Performance Space

3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

On ThurOn Thursday, June 27th, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates our 23rd Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a GALA Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. Committed to developing dance as an important art form, WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of the most innovative of today's dance makers, both emerging and established, and brings them to Brooklyn for one extended weekend. For four nights and three days, dance lovers will experience a veritable cornucopia of the best of contemporary dance. DDF is committed to advancing the best of dance by providing on-stage and behind-the-scenes op-portunities for 50 dance troupes from across America and around the globe, allowing audiences to experience, first-hand, the incomparable vitality of the New York dance scene.

“This is a festival about opportunities,” says Young Soon Kim, Artistic Director of White Wave Dance. "The DUMBO Dance Festival provides an opportunity for over 400 performing artists to showcase their work. Further, it offers New York audiences the chance to participate in one of the most diverse displays of leading-edge choreography and excel-lence at an affordable price.”

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Program 1, June 28, 7PM

 Alexander Hille, MN
X&Y Quadrant Dance Company, NY
David P. France Dance Company, Switzerland  
Company|E, DC
Tina Croll + Company, NY
O'Toole & Dance, NC
Tsiambwom M. Akuchu, CA
Mending Dance Theater, Taiwan

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Program 2, June 29. 4PM

 Columbia Repertory Dance Company, SC
McKoy Dance Project || MDP, NY
E-Danza, IA
Michiko Kiyofuji, Japan
Gianna Burright, CA 
David P. France Dance Company, Switzerland 
Hoon Dance Company, Korea
TheCo, Mexico

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Program 3, June 29. 6PM

 Lopez & Dancers, NY
Elizabeth Shea Dance, IN
Amos Pinhasi, NY
Natya Anubhava, NY
Mei Yamanaka Works, Japan
Mark Bankin Dance Theater, NY
OR Dance, NJ

 WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim  Dance Company, NY

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Program 4, June 30 4PM

 Emilio Castellón Dance Company, CA
Synergy Dance Collective, NY
ArtLab J, MI
Ramona Sekulovic, Germany
Mark Bankin Dance Theater, NY
Freespace Dance, NJ
Natalia Sanchez, NY

Thanks to our Sponsors 

WHITE WAVE’s programs are supported, in part, by public funds from The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, New York State Council on the Arts, The New York Community Trust, Dance/NYC's Coronavirus Dance Relief Fund, Howard Gilman Foundation, Harkness Foundation for Dance, New York City Artist Corps, Mosaic Network & Fund, Grace Charity Foundation Inc., JOHN RYAN, and Individual Arts Supporters like you.

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