La Luna Dance Center ASD is an italian non-commercial association whose goals have been achieved since 1985 through the promotion and teaching of dance of all kinds with more than 700 members per year from 4 years to adulthood, making use of a staff of twenty teachers residents (many of whom trained within the Association itself) and a network of collaborations with artists from prestigious international companies such as Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, Martha Graham Company, Momix, Cirque du Soleil, Daniel Ezralow Company, Cullberg Ballet, Teatro alla Scala, Vaganova Academy, Laban Center, Folkwang Hochschule, Alvin Ailey Center, Trisha Brown Company, Broadway Dance Center, Rock Steady Crew.
La Luna activities consist of the establishment of weekly dance courses, in-depth workshops, the build up of dance groups for the creation of shows, productions, the organization of artistic and sporting events, the teaching of the history of dance, the projection of movies, the establishment of annual dance exams, release scholarships, trips for exhibitions and competitions, artistic residences and numerous events that promote the cultural growth of the dance community, the aggregative spirit, the sharing of experiences and the enhancement of diversity.
The Association also creates and promotes charitable initiatives. Since September 2004, La Luna Dance Center has remotely adopted a Vietnamese child through the International ActionAid International Association; since 2009, he has joined the Social Services project of the Municipality of Ancona “Sportinsieme” to give children with difficult socio-economic conditions the opportunity to participate in the Association’s sports and cultural activities, welcoming them completely free of charge. Furthermore, the Association La Luna Dance Center often organizes or participates in initiatives for charitable purposes by supporting causes or voluntary organizations (AISM, IOM, Unicef, Ospedale Salesi etc.) through more than 60 events per year.