Community Events


Sandglass Theater Puppetry Workshop

Friday, January 19th, 4:00-7:00pm
Saturday, January 20th, 1-3:30pm

Free Event

past community events


Stefanie Batten Bland "Embarked"

Friday, September 29th at 3PM
Saturday, September 30th at 3pm



Community Sings with Roberta Kirn
Tuesday | 9/12

5pm at The Yard
Free Event

A fun family event, singers and music lovers of all ages can take part in hymns, folk songs, rounds, and more.


Climate Barge
A floating artwork by Heather Theresa Clark with DanceTheYard and Christen Lien


Built on Stilts
August 19-21, 8pm
at the Union Chapel, OB | Free event

August 20 & 21

Moving For Life and BodyMind Dancing
Movement workshops and discussion
with Martha Hart Eddy

August 15 - 17

Ragamala Dance Company Lecture
Tuesday, August 15, 7:30pm
at the Woods Hole Public Library | Free Event

Mother and daughter co-directors of Ragamala Dance Company Aparna and Ranee Ramaswamy discuss contemporary works within the Bharatanatyam tradition.

Intergenerational Hip-Hop Round Table with Raphael and Sokeo
Wednesday, August 9, 6pm
at the Edgartown Public Library | Free Event

Raphael Xavier and Sokeo Ros discuss the culture of hip-hop and how break dance changes over time with the maturing body.

Raphael Xavier Lecture
Xavier's work over 4 decades
Tuesday, August 8, 7:30pm
at the Woods Hole Public Library | Free Event

Guggenheim Fellowship recipient Raphael Xavier will discuss his work over four decades.

Pride, Not Prejudice DanceHall
DJ Vyagra Fallz
Saturday, July 29, 8-10pm at The Yard
18yr + | $10 General Admission

Public Dancing Allowed! 


"Mr. Gaga" Film Screening
Sunday, July 23 at 7:30pm at the MV Hebrew Center, VH | $10



Camille A. Brown & Dancers Round Table
Tuesday, July 11, 6pm at the Oak Bluffs Public Library | Free Event

An interactive discussion with Camille A. Brown & Dancers and other African American community leaders.

The Yard at Sargent Gallery
The Influence of Thomas Hart Benton on Dance

Performance and Artist's Talk:
Anthony Benton Gude
Reception and pop-up performance: Friday July 7, 6-8pm

Sargent Gallery, 32 State Road, Aquinnah MA 02535

DanceTheYard and Friends
at Mytoi Gardens

Hosted by The Trustees of Reservation

Saturday, June 3, 1-3pm
Free Event

Prince/Bowie DanceHall Event with DJ Christopher Anderson

Friday June 2, 8pm at The Yard
(doors open at 7:30pm)

Defining Creative Practice Workshops
Improvisation with David Brick - 3 session participation encouraged

May 23, 24, 25 | 9-10:30am
at The Yard's open-air studio

HT Chen Performance and Residency

May 19th | 6:30pm
Performance suggested donation $15

Godfrey Muwulya &
Roberta Kirn

Song & Dance exchange at the Oak Bluffs Public Library

Thursday, April 6th, 6-7:30pm



Saturday, October 29


Film Series

Free Event
Friday, August 12th, 2016


Community Sing

with Roberta Kirn
Tuesday, September 13th, 2016