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World Dance and Immigration: Learn and See

The truest expression of a people is in its dance and in its music.
 - Agnes DeMille


Where to See and Learn

Center for Traditional Music and Dance


Helps immigrant communities in NYC preserve their traditions, with festivals, classes and workshops.

Through dance, fosters the inclusion, integration, and rights of more than 3 million NYC area immigrants.

World Music Institute

Leading presenter of world music and dance in NYC and across the country.


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