Dance Theatre of Harlem INSIGHTS event


Learn more about an artist and their process, introduce your children to the arts or develop your own creativity alongside the masters.


INSIGHTS events explore the themes presented on stage through pre- and post-show discussions with artists as well as complementary events that feature contributions from world-class Penn faculty, students and our Philadelphia arts community. Information about any upcoming INSIGHTS events is included on the specific performance's webpage.

Powell-Vandever Dance Masterclasses

Most of our visiting dance companies lead masterclasses for high school and college students as well as early career professional dancers. Masterclasses are free to attend but registration is required. » View upcoming masterclasses

Philadelphia Children’s Festival

Our annual Philadelphia Children's Festival takes place in late spring and features family-friendly performances as well as hands-on activities and more fun in the outdoor PLAYground. » Learn more about the Children’s Festival

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers are vital in assisting our front of house team at performances and event. If you’re interested in learning more about volunteering, please contact please contact Beth Jamieson at