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

  • Welcome to a new session! FALL/WINTER SESSION 2016-2017 IS ONLINE AND OPEN FOR REGISTRATION. If a class is not marked as FULL, you can still join the session! Visit our Programs, Classes & Registration page to get started.
  • Visiting Week is nearly upon us! Come and observe your child's entire class the week of Oct. 31-Nov. 5. Photography and videotaping is highly recommended!
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  • Costume Ball at Creative Dance Center this Sunday, October 23 from 5-8pm! Performances by Seattle Early Dance, Live Music and Singing, Social Dances from the 15th-18th Centuries, Buffet Style Dinner & Refreshments, and More! Come in fancy dress or Halloween costumes!
  • Save the Date! CDC's resident modern dance company of youth, Kaleidoscope Dance Company, presents the Gift of Dance Concert on Sunday, December 4 at 3:00pm at Shorewood Performing Arts Center. This inspiring performance features live music this year with choreography by the company dancers.
  • This July the American Dance Festival (ADF) awarded CDC Founder Anne Green Gilbert the 2016 Balasaraswati/Joy Anne Dewey Beinecke Endowed Chair for Distinguished Teaching. Congratulate Anne on this prestigious award the next time you see her!
  • Review vacation dates and session info HERE.