Mission/Vision/Values

Our Mission

Warmland Dance exists as a place of belonging where aspiring and professional artists come to learn and express life through dance and creative process. We elevate dance instruction to cultivate high-level technique, nourish creativity, and inspire modern learners to realize their highest human potential.


Our Vision

Warmland Dance is a global influencer in innovative movement exploration, development, and instruction.


Our Values

Community: We recognize and support one another as a diverse group of human beings with individual strengths. We nurture human connection, a sense of warmth, pride, and belonging.


Growth and Transformation: Human potential is realized at Warmland Dance. Opportunity, challenge and quality mentorship is offered to all learners in a safe environment fostering vulnerability, curiosity, creativity, striving, and strength of character.


Freedom: Joy is fundamental to dance as an art form emphasizing “process versus product”. Connection to self, others and our surroundings provides opportunities for free expression.


Structure and Technique: Careful attention and respect is paid to student readiness, dance foundations and classical technique. Unhurried learning processes, individualized goal-setting, clear assessment criteria and feedback provide an exceptional quality learning experience, measurable progression and notable student excellence.


Leadership: Robust values-based leadership, highly proficient administration, and a world-class teaching faculty forms our most diversely experienced, highly qualified dance studio organization. Sharing a passion for lifelong-learning, our team’s collaborative growth-mindset and commitment to excellent communication enables us to offer a holistic, modern, elevated arts education for the next generation of performing artists.