The Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre is an innovative African American founded, professional ballet and modern dance company that has touched the lives of thousands of people with it’s tangible messaging and life change work in Central New York, New York City, across the Nation, and around the Globe. A special achievement, the upstate division was founded in a diversity challenged part of New York State and 27 years later, has become a shining example of how to address racial, women, and equality issues with out losing the faith and support of the people in the majority.
A mission that says sharing truthfully with your audience is more valuable that entertaining them.
Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre’s mission is to illustrate through the arts the abundant resources and enrichment, which minority persons, women, and people of color bring to our lives and community. The NYC and Auburn Based Dance Company has had an incredible impact through a variety of projects, including the Annual New York Dance Festival, Concerts, Multicultural Initiatives, Assemblies, and Workshops for students and adults throughout the region and the world.
The Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre works with emerging & established dancers and choreographers sharing its wealth of resources and access. Dancers who have additional corporate skills and business aspirations, but who see people before opportunity, would find a great home with us! KDT/SMDEx offers a new kind of dance company experience that looks to develop your business, interpersonal, and teaching skill-sets as well as honor and increase your world-class dance pedigree. If you have the right heart we’ll work to give you the rest.
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