In the News

News articles and blogs featuring Dance Exchange


Leader of the Dance: Meador Takes Takoma Park’s Dance Exchange to New Levels
January 5, 2018
By Peggy Vaughn



STEAM Team summer camp: Art, dance, science take flight for elementary school kids
The Berkshire Edge
September 3, 2017
By Sheela Clary

Community-minded dance group kicks up heels
Montgomery Sentinel
August 25, 2017
By Barbara Trainin Black

Moved by Nature – Montgomery County Arts and Humanities Council blog
August 25, 2017
By Lisa Cline

Donaphin Dance begins prep for artist residency
Daily Journal
July 22, 2017
By Emma Crawford Kent

Dance Exchange Collaborates on New Work at Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Dance Teacher Magazine
March 2017
By Helen Rolfe

VCU dancers take immigration conversation to stage
Feburary 16, 2017
By Amy Lacey

Intergenerational Dance Project Builds Bridges and Community
Virginia Currents, WCVE News
February 16, 2017
By Catherine Kompf

The science of dance: Annual artist residency connects disciplines
Daily Journal
January 24, 2017
By Emma Crawford


The More Things Change …
Dance Magazine
November 2016
By Lisa Traiger

A Closer Look at the ArtPlace Summit: Artistic Breakouts 
ArtPlace Blog
May 5, 2016


One Community and its River: An Artist Roundtable
EdgeEffects Digital Magazine (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
November 10, 2015
By Andrew Case

AUDIO: Facing Dallas’ Racial History – Through Dance
Art & Seek – KERA Public Radio, North Texas
November 5, 2015
By Jerome Weeks

Rhythm by the Riverside: An Interview with Cassie Meador
EdgeEffects Digital Magazine (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
October 20, 2015
By Kaitlin Stack Whitney

No Experience Necessary: Movement classes attract non-dancers through inclusiveness and creativity
Dance Studio Life Magazine
September 2015
By Rita Felciano


Giving Mountains a Voice Through Dance
The Huffington Post
March 26, 2013

Aging well: Can dance and art keep the mind and body young?
March 18, 2013

Dance review: ‘How to Lose a Mountain’ blends emotions, environmental issues
The Washington Post
March 17, 2013

Dance Exchange ‘How to Lose a Mountain’
Ballet Dance Magazine
March 16, 2013

Cassie Meador’s Piece Hits Dance Place
Capitol File Magazine

Extraordinary Workshop at the Dance Exchange
The Transition Network
November 16, 2012

Seniors sing (and dance and act) for their health
The Washington Post
October 4, 2012

Alumnus excels in dance with help from faculty
University Star (Texas State) 
October 2, 2012

Capital Fringe Festival Review
DC Metro Theater Arts
July 17, 2012

Playful and Poignant- Capital Fringe Festival 2012
July 14, 2012

Go to the (Ex-) Mountain: Why the Dance Exchange’s Cassie Meador Walked 500 Miles
The Washington City Paper
June 6, 2012

Moving the Green Movement Forward (Literally)
The Huffington Post
April 25, 2012

Dance Exchange set to kick off How To Lose a Mountain
The Washington Post
April 4, 2012

Dance Exchange’s Cassie Meador Will Walk 500 Miles to W.Va.
The Huffington Post
April 3, 2012

Dancer Walks 500 Miles to Find Coal Mines
The Sierra Club
March 21, 2012

Alumnus Excels In Dance With Help From Faculty
The University Star
October 2, 2012
By Paige Lambert

Joel Brown: At the axis on TV’s ‘So You Think You Can Dance’
The Salt Lake Tribune
September 4, 2012 
By Kathy Adams

Take it to the Bridge, Week 5: Sarah Levitt
Washington CityPaper ArtsDesk
August 13, 2012
By John Anderson

Capital Fringe Review: Language from the Land
DC Metro Theater Arts
July 24, 2012
By Joel Markowitz

Review: Language from the Land
DC  Theatre Scene
July 16, 2012
By Breena Siegel

Playful and Poignant: Dancing about the Earth: Dance Exchange Summer Institute at the Capital Fringe Festival
The Pink Line Project
July 14, 2012
By Kate Mattingly

ENVIRONMENT: 500 miles 500 stories
The Voice
April 10, 2012
By Amanda Ziadeh

Dance Exchange set to kick off ‘How to Lose a Mountain’
The Washington Post
April 5, 2012
By Pamela Squires

Dance Exchange Goes Into the Wild-A Search for the Origins of Energy
April 4, 2012
By Lauren Green

Going the Distance
Dance Magazine
April 11, 2012
By Siobhan Burke

Dancer Walks 500 Miles to Find Coal Mines
Sierra Club Magazine
March 21, 2012
By Cyndy Patrick

LOOK: Dance Exchange’s Cassie Meador Will Walk 500 miles to W.Va.
The Huffington Post
April 3, 2012

Exploring illness, healing in dance
Washington Post
January 13, 2012
By Lisa Traiger

Life After Lerman: The Dance Exchange Ponders a Future Without Its Founder
City Paper
September 2, 2011
By Amanda Abrams

Liz Lerman Takes a Bow
June 17, 2011
By Rebecca Ritzel

Meador Ready to Lead Dance Exchange
Takoma Patch
February 4, 2011
By Ryan McDermott

Washington choreographer Liz Lerman to step down as director of Dance Exchange
Washington Post
January 23, 2011
By Sarah Kaufman

Liz Lerman achieves sublime fusion of art and physics
Washington Post
September 13, 2011
By Sarah Kaufman