The Center For Modern Dance Education is saddened to announce the passing of dance artist Hsueh-Tung (HT) Chen on June 12, 2022. Born in Shanghai, China in 1947 and raised in Taiwan, HT later moved to NYC to study and pursue a dance career. He was an accomplished choreographer whose work was a fusion of traditional Chinese and Modern Dance styles, and in 1979 he established the non-profit Chen Dance Center in lower Manhattan. He met his future wife, Dian Dong, while they were both studying at the Juilliard School in NYC in the 1970s. Dian began her own dance career as a scholarship student at the Center for Modern Dance Education, and both she and HT remained connected to…
Keep in mind how you are going to be spending the summer. Do you need a fun way to move around while socially distancing? Come try out our New World Summer Dance Classes being held on Zoom. Interested? Look at our “Classes and Programs” page to get the descriptions of all the different classes and email us at email@example.com to sign up. We can’t wait to see you in our “studio”.
We are going to be hosting new summer classes online. They are starting Monday July 6th at 10 AM. Check them out. They are being held by the teachers you all know and love. Look at our schedule page to check out what they are and a description and email us to let us know you want to be on the class email list. We can’t wait to have you.
Hello and welcome to our New World. We will be hosting a mini danceathon streamed through Facebook on June 20th at 2:00 PM. We will be showing what our dancers have been working on while in the studio and online. We also have some students that have decided to send in some of their own work. It will be a great time of celebration in this socially distanced world. Come watch us perform at http://www.facebook.com/cmdenj/
The Center for Modern Dance Education will be offering regular youth classes through ZOOM. Students already enrolled in classes will be notified of the meeting room number and password. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to register. Thanks to the generous support of our contributors – These classes are FREE.
Our teachers Amanda Trott and Kalena Brown are hosting a live class via Zoom on Saturday, April 4 at 2:00. It’s easy to use. You just need this link https://us04web.zoom.us/j/3033295046?pwd=RUY0N3JNM2JFRmdpSGxDODFyVFBudz09. The meeting ID is 303 329 5049 and the password is 832015. Come join the fun while we are stuck at home!
Center for Modern Dance Education to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts National Endowment for the Arts Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $27 million in grants as part of the Arts Endowment’s first major funding announcement for FY2019. Included in this announcement is a Challenge America grant of $10,000 to the Center for Modern Dance Education (CMDE), to support a project with the NYC-based Heidi Latsky Dance (HLD), a physically-integrated company featuring dancers with and without disabilities. A free open workshop, “A Way In,” will be offered on March 16, 10:30AM-12:30PM, at CMDE’s wheelchair-accessible studio at 84 Euclid Avenue in Hackensack. The workshop, to be taught by members of the Heidi Latsky…
Hey Everyone! We have started classes and we have a special offer going on. The purple classes on the schedule are BOGO! Come try out the classes. We also have some new classes going on. Come have some fun and enjoy your dancing experience.