Welcome to the Creative Dance Center! We are a unique non-profit organization that has been providing brain-compatible dance education to our community for 3 decades. Kaleidoscope Dance Company, CDC's performing company of young people, offers professional performance opportunities for children and, in so doing, provides powerful and playful dance performances accessible to people of all ages. The Creative Dance Center offers classes for infants through adults as well as professional development and personal enrichment through Educator/Community Workshops and the Summer Dance Institute for Teachers.


Upcoming Events

  •  WINTER/SPRING Session 2016 is online. Register now to reserve your spot in class. Classes fill quickly and registration is taken on a first come/first served basis. Winter/Spring classes begin Feb. 8 and run through June 6. Fall/Winter Session ends Jan. 30, if a class is not marked as FULL for you may still register and attend the remaining weeks of Fall/Winter.
  • CDC is proud to be a part of the Bill Evans 75th Birthday Tour! With performances at Velocity Dance Center and 2 days of workshops at the Creative Dance Center, Feb. 20 and 21 are going to be very special. Registration is online and one or two day workshop options are available.
  • This July immerse yourself in the brain-compatible teaching methods used here at the Creative Dance Center and experience a summer of transformation! Anne Green Gilbert leads a 2-week Foundational Course and Terry Goetz and Anna Mansbridge lead a 1-week Refresher Course at the Summer Dance Institute for Teachers. SDIT participants come from as far away as Sweden, Australia, the Philippines, and South America and from right here in Seattle! More information on SDIT HERE.
  • ZUMBA Update! New times and lower prices!!! Zumba with Jessica Gleason on Mondays from 1:00-2:00pm (opposite Dance & Art, boogie while your 3 1/2-5 year old takes their own fabulous class). With Kechelle Jackson on Tuesday evenings from 6:45-7:45. Register for entire 10-week session ($100) or drop-in and pay $12 per class. 10-week session runs Jan. 4-March 19.
  • New 10-week Winter Session of Adult classes AND Nurturing Baby begins January 4 and runs through March 19.
  • CDC is proud to announce that Director Terry Goetz was honored as Dance Educator of the Year at the Dance Educators Association of Washington Fall Conference on September 27.gt_winner_image
  • Review vacation dates and session info HERE.