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A Concert of Contemporary Dance

COLLECTED WORKS A Concert of Contemporary Dance

Director of Health and Education Services Heather Vaughan-Southard
and CEO Missy Lilje discuss some great upcoming events:

Fox News

The flyers below give a great overview
of Happendance's latest offering to support a career in
whether you're about to
place your foot on the first rung,
or climb to a whole new level!

Happendance College and Career Explorations in the Performing Arts.

The next FREE Symposium is February 26,
so call now to enroll for that (plus any later events):

And save the dates of
July 10-14 for the Summer Tour
to experience first-hand examples
of college and career options:

Happendance College and Career Explorations in the Performing Arts.

CLICK HERE to read the article by Missy Lilje,
"From Following Dreams to Flourishing Career,"
in Capital Area Women's Lifestyle Magazine's
"Careers for Consideration" series.


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A selection of videos on YouTube are now accessible through this website! See performances by the professional company, the To Go Team, Community Dance Project, and Happendance School students! Click here to go to that page.



Happendance receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.

The Happendance mission: To stimulate support for the art of dance through performances and educational programs. To broaden the accessibility of dance to a diverse community and promote dance for lifelong physical and mental fitness.