Dance as Text

What happens when we shift our perspective to view dance as text and choreographers as authors? Students will learn how to "read" and "write" dance using elements of character development and storytelling alongside dance vocabulary and devices!



A 4-week series of video lessons and interactive guides to accompany the film The Sky Was Different by Jonathan Fredrickson.


Dance as Advocacy

Hubbard Street opened Season 43 with a virtual presentation of new dance on film by Rena Butler titled A Tale of Two.

With our 4-week remote residency series of videos and interactive guides, take your students through a deep dive into one of the film's core concepts: Dance as Advocacy.


Dancing Through STEAM
PreK - Grade 2

In this 3 lesson unit, dancers will explore the concepts of Shape, Level, and Range of Motion as they solve problems using movement!

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Dancing Through STEAM
Grades 3 - 5 

This 3 lesson unit explores STEAM through the dance concepts of Shape, Level, Range of Motion, Locomotor & Non-locomotor, and Space & Relationships.

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Dancing Through STEAM - Spanish
PreK - Grade 2 and Grades 3 - 5

Includes the above 3-lesson units in Spanish for both PreK - Grade 2 and Grades 3 - 5.



Creating Context

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BrainDance Movement Breaks
All Ages

Developed by Anne Green Gilbert, the BrainDance is an excellent full-body and brain warm-up that can be done in any setting! The BrainDance may be used as a warm-up for any physical activity; before tests, performances, and presentations; after sitting for long periods of time; as a break during computer work and TV watching; and to increase energy and reduce stress.