National Hand Dance Association: Valentine's Day Hand Dance
The Millennium Stage presents "Dancing In The Name of Love" with The National Hand Dance Association. The program will feature audience Hand Dancing and Line Dancing, special Hand Dance showcases with the NHDA Classic Hand Dancers along with contemporary hand dance performers, and a mini Hand Dance lesson for all who want an introduction to Hand Dance "The Official Dance of the District of Columbia" (by Resolution of the DC Council). Hand Dance is a contemporary swing style partner dance, which has been a part of DC social culture for almost 60 years.
The National Hand Dance Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to "Preserve, Educate and Preserve the Art Form of Hand Dance". Organized in 1994, NHDA provides workshops in Hand Dance, public discussions on Hand Dance, participation in community service cultural events, and introduction to Hand Dance to young people through its youth and young adult Hand Dance workshops and symposiums.
Spend Valentine's Day "Dancing In The Name of Love"