The mission of Miami Dance Project, Inc. is to provide quality, professional dance programs for underprivileged children and teens, targeting children with autism and/or children from low-income families, in Miami-Dade County, Florida that increase opportunities for advancement in dance education and dance performance.
2014-2015 Miami Dance Project Program Video collage
Dance piece "Open"; choreographed by Noel Gonzalez; dance by Miami Dance Project junior company
Miami Dance Project dancer at competition.
Grand Opening of new main office near South Miami.
Autism Movement Therapy with Miami Dance Project, Inc.
Autism Movement Therapy program
Autism Movement Therapy at Outreach site.
Miami Dance Project: Summer Dance Camp
MDP Summer Dance Camp Program runs for 10 weeks during the summer break for students, ages 5 to 18, including children and teens with autism, at the main office near South Miami and at two outreach locations; one at Princeton Christian Academy in Princeton and Be Unique Academy near Kendall at the JCC.
MDP Autism Movement Therapy (AMT)
MDP offers Autism Movement Therapy (AMT) year-round - inclusive dance classes to children with autism, Down's syndrome, and other disabilities.
MDP Dance Company
The MDP Dance Company programs include classes in ballet, jazz, tap, modern, and contemporary dance with an intensive curriculum which includes dance history and terminology, public performances, student choreography, and community service projects.