Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre (YSDT) views the body as an instrument for creative expression.

This contemporary dance masterclass will include an anatomically mindful warm-up and evolves through guided improvisation scores to build strength, flexibility, and stamina. The class will blend contemporary dance and theater to explore themes of visualization, improvisation, and play to facilitate an inspiring environment that empowers participants and introduces new tools for creative expression through movement.

Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre (YSDT)

creates invigorating performance and education programs that expand access to- and promote understanding through- the arts. A female/minority led organization, YSDT believes art should be liberating, transformative, and accessible to all. The company operates out of the United States and Palestine and is committed to uniting diverse artists and audiences in the creative process. Since 2005, the non-profit has produced more than 30 original works that have been seen in 10 countries across four continents. For more information, visit: www.ysdt.org.