Izizwe Dance Studio is a non-competitive dance studio located in Lawrence MA. With a mission to inspire individuals and communities through dance, Izizwe trains dancers of all ages, produces powerful performances, and uses dance to prepare young people for personal and artistic success.
Our dedicated instructors are focused on preparing students for a successful future in the highly competitive world of dance. Izizwe offers the necessarry techniques for success and longevity in the field whether you have dreams of persuing dance in college, professionally, on Broadway, or recreationaly. Classes at Izizwe Dance Studio are centered around the development of strong technique and expressing oneself clearly through movement.
Our approach to dance education lays the foundation for personal growth and success both in the studio, on the stage, and beyond. We offer an inclusive environment where young people can explore the world of dance, professional dancers can hone in on their craft, and dance artists can create, collaborate, and share their work. Through our partnerships and performances, Izizwe aims to develop and maintain a strong dance community within the city of Lawrence. We are committed to maintaining an environment that promotes cultural equity and inclusivity for all.
Izizwe offers the following programs:
Two chances to attend this years open house! Come learn about our classes and programs, register for our 2021/2022 season, meet our teachers, get free dance wear, and more!
LAWRENCE SUMMER DANCE INSTITUTE 2021
Izizwe is currently in its third year collaborating with Jean Appolon Expressions offering a free summer dance institute based in Massachusetts. The program includes classes for dancers ages 5-18, that are centered around movement, identity and social justice. This year’s program will highlight the similarities and cross-cultural connections between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, using dance as the main point of harmony. To learn more click here
Children and faculty at the Lawrence Summer dance institute July 2021.