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The Ensemble

The Ensemble inspires change through innovative, movement-based, multi-arts performance on stage that examines social and personal issues of our time.

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Moving Matters!

The Moving Matters! Residency Program brings movement-based multi-arts residencies into schools and educational institutions through collaborative multi-arts projects designed to be age appropriate (Grades 1- high school).

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Bridging Boundaries

The Bridging Boundaries Arts Intervention Program uses arts intervention coupled with social work, to bridge the forced separations of populations affected by incarceration.

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JDPP Hosts CT Dance Alliance!

Please join the CT Dance Alliance on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. for our next Greater Hartford Regional Meeting. This event is free, and open to anyone interested. Reservations are strongly encouraged, please email and let us know you will be joining us.

Judy Dworin Performance Project, Inc. will serve as hosts for this December meeting.    The meeting will be held in their brand new office space located at 75 Charter Oak Avenue, Building One, Suite 206, Hartford, CT 06106.   There is plenty of free parking in the lots and/or on the street.  For directions, click here.
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Judy Goes to Washington D.C.

The National Endowment for the Arts convening on “The Future of the Arts and Creativity in America” brought 200 working artists and arts service providers from across the country together at the Kennedy Center for a day of conversation, performances and envisioning for the future. Just 10 days after the election, it was a day of deep introspection as the current national climate poses critical issues for artists and everyone. The day opened with a conversation with Questlove, DJ, drummer, producer, Food Salon host among many other accolades, interviewed by Eric Deggans, NPR’s full-time TV critic. Read more

#GivingTuesday is November 29th!

#GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. This year JDPP is asking you to Keep Moving Dreams Forward by making a donation now through November 29th (and we welcome your contribution for this campaign through the end of December.) Whether you would like to give a $25 gift to provide books for our Bridging Boundaries programs; a $125 gift to provide t-shirts for one Parkville class for our Moving Matters! Residency; or a $350 gift to sponsor one Ensemble rehearsal to help create our next performance piece; every gift counts, no matter the amount. Read more

What People Are Saying

Henry Timms
Founder of #GivingTuesday
“Judy Dworin Performance Project uses the arts to rehumanize people…& remember those forgotten.”

Governor Dannel P. Malloy
Governor of Connecticut
After Governor Malloy attended the performance of Windows at York CI with First Lady and Greater Hartford Arts Council Executive Director Cathy Malloy, the Governor acknowledged the women for their courage in sharing their stories and concluded by saying that ” …in your writings, in your speech, in your dance, in your overall performance–you reflect the humanity that is within each of you and within a broader society…congratulations on your success in this performance…and thank you, Judy (Dworin).”

Sharma Howard
Hartford Courant
“In some ways, Dworin represents the Connecticut dance scene today, sailing in many different directions, finding voice and purpose in uncharted territory.”

Carol Terry
Director of the Greater Hartford Dance Umbrella
Tonight’s performance of The Witching Hour was truly exceptional. You all reminded us that dance is ephemeral unless we keep doing it..….The audience was captivated, holding its breath for the next movement of dancers in this new space, seamlessly breathing together and each breath and movement contributed meaningfully to the telling of this story. And we all breathed in the spoken and sung words as part of the magic of movement. Read more