NDI dancers travel to Shanghai, China
In September of 2013, NDI dancers Joshua, Flor, Myah, Kelissa and Matthew travelled to Shanghai to perform as part of the 60th Anniversary Celebration of the China Welfare Institute Shanghai Children's Palace. NDI is currently in a partnership with the Children’s Palace, training teachers and musicians in NDI's award-winning teaching methods and helping to bring them to hundreds of school children in Shanghai and beyond.
Thousands of NDI Dancers in New York City will learn about China
During the 2013-2014 school year, thousands of New York City children and their families will have their NDI experience enhanced as they learn about the history, arts and culture of China through the study of dance, music and visual arts. The curricular theme was first introduced in July during the Irene Diamond Summer Institute as visiting instructors from Shanghai taught 100 NDI dancers Chinese folk dance and music.