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Friday, January 27, 2023 4pm to 5pm

Harvard Dance Center, , Studio 1 View map
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Start the year out right with a Harvard Dance Center cypher! Connect with the dance community at Harvard and/or learn more about Spring '23 offerings. Celebrate 2023 and set your intentions on the dance floor! 

Dance Center cyphers are judgement-free and joy-filled– all abilities and movement expressions welcomed! Whether it's your first time at Harvard Dance Center or you've been a regular in our studios, you will be celebrated in the cypher circle. No previous dance experience necessary!

Find your groove. Move and be moved.

Hosted by Aysha Upchurch with live beats provided by DJ Gallis! 

Open to all Harvard students, staff, faculty, and alumni. 




What is a cypher?

A cypher is a freestyle dance jam in an open circle where people take turns dancing in the center and encouraging each other. The cypher (or cipher) has deep, long-standing cultural roots in hip hop culture, African tradition, and even religious beliefs. 

Learn more about Dance Center cyphers: https://ofa.fas.harvard.edu/dance-cyphers


The Dance Center’s main floor is wheelchair accessible. If you anticipate needing any other type of access to participate please email dance@fas.harvard.edu. We welcome a conversation with you!

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