“There is nothing I've seen yet after thirty years of teaching that addresses the positive development of self-confidence, respect and respectability, good manners, cooperation, as well as socialization skills, better than Dancing Classrooms.” - NYC Principal
ELEVATE is a benefit cabaret that brings together artists, tastemakers, influencers, philanthropists and Dancing Classrooms alumni to celebrate the organization’s ability to help children advance themselves. The event will take place on Monday September 19 at the Angel Orensanz Foundation in the Lower East Side and will feature vanguard performances and an awards program honoring artists and philanthropists who embody the Dancing Classrooms mission.
2016 Social Emotional Learning Champion
Dr. Marc Brackett
Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence
Welcome to Dancing Classrooms NYC
Our mission is to cultivate essential life skills in children through the art of social dance. Our vision is to help create schools and communities where every child is connected, respected, and provided a safe environment in which to thrive. Dancing Classrooms NYC, a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization, was founded by Pierre Dulaine in 1994. Learn More....
Dancing Classrooms is made possible through the generosity of many individuals; we invite you to join us by making a contribution to our efforts to provide this internationally known and respected social development program.