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We are currently working on our own permanent website.


Discover DanceWorks

Uniting the Community


Dance, Music, Theatre, Art, Culture

"Dance should not be reserved for certain kinds of people.

Everyone is a dancer." Charlotte Faillard


Strategic Mission

Making dance available to our communities by providing opportunities to participate in dance and dance productions for public audiences….


All types of dance are included :

Latin, American Smooth & European ballroom, modern, romantic/classical and modern ballet, folk dances,

historical dances reconstructed from dance manuals of centuries past, traditional, and emerging forms….


Transcending boundaries of race, age, abilities, mobility challenges, gender, social and economic position, making it possible to enjoy and appreciate all dance forms as a universal form of self and group expression….


Presenting to the public a wide variety of dance programs

intended to increase dance participation for fun, recreation & performance opportunities….


Providing professional dance teachers, dancers, choreographers and other art form p

rofessionals who can make a positive contribution to dance and related disciplines….


Commissioning and developing original works and

programs for Discover DanceWorks productions.


To meet our mission we rely on private and corporate donations

and sponsorships, together with State & National Grants.

All contributions are tax deductible


Our Vision

to actively enhance our community through dance & dance related art forms by applying our

Core Values

Dance is for everyone

Embracing Diversity & Inclusivity

Creating Accessibility

Community Focus

If you would like to $upport our  mi$$ion  in the community, see our contact details….


Discover DanceWorks

Providing Dance in the Community

A Registered Charity (2931502) in Pennsylvania & Federal Tax Exempt 501(c)(3) Organization

 Eml :cbtdanceco@gmail.com. Ph: 717 816 9578. PO Box 793, Chambersburg, PA, 17201

Recent and Current Programs

Reading & dancing around the world :  Fairy Tales & Folk Dances

Take a Grand Tour of different countries as we learn about different fairy stories, cultures, foods, and dances from around the world through hands-on activities, food samplings, videos, and, of course, dancing! Books about each country and its fairy tales will be on display for you to borrow. If you do not want to or cannot join in the dances, come anyway and enjoy the presentations.


For Your Safety Heels max ½", NO flip flops or backless.


Itinerary for Countries         March 6 - Ireland  : Land of Leprechauns, Shamrock & Sheep;  April 3 - The Netherlands : Landscape of Dykes, Tulips & Windmills; May 1 - Israel : The Holy Land & Fidler on the Roof; June 5 - England : Where Morris dance meets Bangers & Mash; July 10 - France : Fashion meets Food, & Art; Aug 7 - Sweden : Vikings, Valhalla & Long Boats; Sept 4 - Scotland : Bagpipes, Kilts and Haggis; Oct 2 - Romania : Gypsies, Dracula's Castle & the Danube; Nov 6 -  Russia: Meet the mysterious Cossacks & their dances; Dec 4 -  Germany : Lederhosen, thigh slapping & Black Forest Cake.

Recipes from each country will be available to take away and try as well as samples at the sessions.


This program is also being presented at The Fendrick Library, Mercersburg, PA, 171236

 Real Pirates of the Caribbean will be presented 6pm- 7:30pm, July 25th @ Fendrick Library

for Grade 4 through Teens and young adults. 

The creation of a Nation

Israeli Folk Dances as Sons of Israel celebrate 70 years of statehood, May  13, 2018


These projects are funded by Discover DanceWorks


Danza Antiqua* 129 North Main Street* Mercersburg * PA * 17236