MARCH 14 - MAY 16, 2020

  • Nine Saturdays
  • Nine Styles of Dance
  • Nine Cultural Experiences combined with Culinary Explorations and Curated Exhibitions
  • Tons of Reasons to come together and DANCE!

Events are on Saturdays from March 14 through May 16 and begin at 7:30pm at The Sanctuary Theatre (400 Harvard Street in Harvard Square, Cambridge). There is no event on Saturday, April 11.

Join Us for Dance Saturdays!

Please join us as we showcase local, culturally diverse dance groups along with music, visual arts, and food for an immersive dance celebration!

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Dance for World Community Festival

Join us for the 2020 Dance for World Community Festival!

The 12th Annual DWC Festival will take place on Saturday, June 20, 2020 and is a free, daylong, indoor/outdoor event in Harvard Square and will feature dance performances of all kinds on five stages, introductory dance classes in a wide variety of dance forms and booths hosted by local advocacy non-profits. The Festival is set to feature over 80 performance groups, 25 class instructors, 30 advocacy groups and will draw a crowd of more than 20,000 attendees.

To be the first to know the latest news about this event, please reach out to us at to join our mailing list.


Thursday, June 4, 2019

Sanctuary Theatre
400 Harvard Street
Harvard Square, Cambridge

  • Performances
  • Panel
  • Public discussion
  • Open to all

Become a Sponsor

Dance for World Community, created by Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre in 2008, is a partnership-based initiative that amplifies that connective power of dance to unify and strengthen our local communities. Your sponsorships will allow Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre to continue to host the Festival at no cost to participants.

Become a Vendor at This Year's Event

Interested in being a Vendor at this years Dance for World Community event? This annual event draws an impressive and diverse audience as well as prominent media exposure, making it a unique partnership opportunity for your business. Email for more information!

Want to Volunteer!?

We are looking for up to 200 Volunteers throughout the day starting from 7am and ending at around 6pm. We will be asking volunteers to provide 4 hours of their time per shift. Volunteers will receive a brand new awesome 2019 DWC Festival Shirt, along with a water bottle and other cool accessories. Tasks will include but are not limited to stage set up, street decoration, stage, and MC assistance, street clean up and stage breakdown. Sign up with our Sign Up Genius link below!


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