Performances and Events




Stop, Drop & Roll

A practice and performance project for two groups in an opposing structure of athletic-inspired movement!  Have you ever gone to a ball game and marveled at the timing and chance moments of teamwork?  Take part in creating a movement plan that explores competition and random opposition. It is free to participate at the Monday night practices: Sept 15 and 22 at 6:30 pm with a performance on Sept 24 at 7 pm at Beatley Library, 5005 Duke Street, Alexandria.  To participate, call 703-933-1111 or email this fill-in form – Stop, Drop & Roll Registration- to  janefranklindance at


PenrosePosterFull (2)September 20, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
“Cute Animals” and “STOP, DROP & ROLL”   VIDEO: Watch Cute Animals in action!
Penrose Square, Columbia Pike, Arlington
Part of Movies @ Penrose Square

September 24, 2014 @ 7 pm (join the open practices Sept 15, 22 at 6:30 pm)
Stop, Drop & Roll”
Beatley Central Library, Alexandria

October 9 & 10, 2014 @ 7:15 pm
“Stop, Drop & Roll” outdoor free performance just before you enter the theatre
VelocityDC Dance Festival, Sidney Harman Hall, Washington DC


We’re part of Velocity DC’s 2014 program! This is your chance to see us live, along with 20+ other local dance artists for only $18.  October 9-11 at Sidney Harman Hall. More information about VelocityDC here.



October 26, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
“The Big Meow” – a performance for kids
The Athenaeum, Alexandria

November 13, 2014 @ 8 pm
Third Thursday – A Niche in the Hall
A performance traveling all three floors, cubbyholes and alcoves in dialogue with the art and architecture of the building .
Torpedo Factory Arts Center, Alexandria

March 1, 2015 @ 5 pm
“Had Walls, Must Have Windows”
Eight days of performing arts that celebrate the diversity, energy and excellence of artists and audiences from DC and beyond.
Presented as part of INTERSECTIONS at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, Feb 20 – Mar 7, 2015Intersections&AtlasLogo_Blue_2013 (2)

May 20, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Zip Through a Tight Space
Rachel M Schlesinger Concert Hall & Arts Center, Alexandria