Category: Announcements

25 Teacher Profiles

Posted on 05/22/17 No Comments

In our 25 years, Luna has worked with hundreds of teachers who we’re now proud to say are teaching all around the globe. From Emily Blossom to Jakey Toor, our Professional Learning community members are collectively and cumulatively teaching tens of thousands of children. This year we’ll share their stories, one each week, about how they continue […]

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Summer Dance Camps ages 5-16

Posted on 03/02/17 No Comments

Registration is filling fast with only a few spots left in our most popular camps for kids, ages 5-16. Sign-up online TODAY. Check out our 3-day Mini-Camp for kids 5-7 the week of the 4th of July and 10% discount for signing-up for multiple weeks. Tuition assistance is available, contact Amelia, abonilla@lunadanceinstitute.org

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Luna Featured in Dance Teacher Magazine

Posted on 02/04/17 No Comments

The faculty at Luna are thrilled and honored to be featured in this month’s Dance Teacher Magazine and to be celebrating 25 years. Claudia Bauer wrote a beautiful article capturing Luna’s essence. 

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25 stories of creativity, community & change

Posted on 12/19/16 No Comments

To celebrate our Silver anniversary, Luna will share 25 stories of our past from children-now-adults, staff, artists, teachers, and clients. Story of the week can be found here.

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Luna Director Nancy Ng Honored with Milestone Award

Posted on 11/29/16 No Comments

On November 4, Nancy Ng, Luna’s Director of Community Engagement was one of seven community arts education leaders honored with the National Guild’s Milestone Certificate of Appreciation for her long-standing, exceptional service to the field at the Guild’s Arts Education Conference in Chicago, IL. The Milestone program recognizes national leaders who have demonstrated a commitment […]

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Announcing Dance Education Leaders Cohort Two

Posted on 10/22/15 No Comments

We are pleased to announce the selection of six experienced dance educators to participate in this year’s Dance Leadership Institute. Funded by the Clarence E. Heller Foundation, leaders work to strengthen skills to move the field forward. Read their bios today and check back in to note their progress throughout the year.

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Thank you to our funders!

Posted on 08/05/15 No Comments

Luna Dance Institute brings high-quality dance education to over 20,000 children each year with support from our generous funders. Thank you to the Louis L. Borick Foundation, First 5 of Alameda County, CA Arts Council, Alameda County Art Commission, Safeway Foundation, and the Alba Witkin Charitable Foundation for backing our Professional Learning, School and Community Alliances, […]

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Dance Leaders Punctuate their Learning Process

Posted on 11/12/14 No Comments

This month, the first Luna Dance Education Leadership cohort completed individualized projects understand and leverage their spheres of influence, increase confidence, develop effective communication skills and jump at responsibility with integrity. Read about their journey here.

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