Category: Announcements

What’s Next?

Posted on 09/05/17 No Comments

A big thanks to all who came to the Launch! We enjoyed chatting, dancing, and kicking off the new teaching year with you. Those who were present learned about the exciting year ahead, but for those who weren’t able to be in attendance what’s next? Practitioner Exchanges (PX) happen the second Tuesday of every month from […]

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Dig Deeper with Luna’s Semester Course (DIDC-B) – Starts 9/5

Posted on 08/31/17 No Comments

Dance educators who completed DIDC-A and/or Luna SI are invited to join us for Developing and Implementing Dance Curricula-B (DIDC-B)*. DIDC-B is a semester long investigation of the role of the teacher in creating, implementing and sequencing standards-based dance curricula. This course offers content including forming, choreographic devices, backward design, critical pedagogy, constructivism, creating a […]

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Registration for Luna’s Children’s Dance Classes is Open – Space is Limited

Posted on 08/29/17 No Comments

Would your child thrive in a space to play, explore, and create? Luna Dance Institute’s Studio Lab is just the place for you! We offer an array of developmentally appropriate classes for children 3-12 based in creative movement and improvisation. Our classes support your child in indulging their natural impulse to move while simultaneously developing […]

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2017-18 PL Registration is Open!

Posted on 07/29/17 No Comments

We are excited to announce our brand new calendar of Professional Learning offerings, with workshops, consultations, library hours, Practitioner Exchanges and community events. Check out this year’s catalog and see how we are delving into these lines of inquiry: Equity & Inclusion, Early Childhood & Family Dance, and Change Agents: Sustaining a career, complemented by […]

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Oliver Ranch Art Tour

Posted on 07/10/17 No Comments

Join us this fall on October 1st for a stunning day in Sonoma County touring the environmental art installations on Oliver Ranch. We will meet at Luna in Berkeley, and take a chartered bus to the ranch for a walking tour followed by lunch at a nearby winery.  This is a truly special event fundraiser […]

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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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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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