Israeli Dancing in the Heart of DC

Sunday evenings, 7:00–11:00 pm
$10, Discount Member and Student Price $8
Markid (Instructor): Noah Glushakow-Smith


Are you looking to meet great people and have fun, all while getting a high-energy workout? Then this class is for you!

Get your feet moving to the energetic beats of rikudai-am (Israeli dance). This Sunday evening, weekly drop-in session is high energy, attracting young people from all across the DC Metropolitan area. Israeli Dance instructor Noah Glushakow-Smith has a passion for rikudai-am that is unmatched in the District. From 7–8:00pm come learn beginners dances and from 8-11:00pm join the circle for open Israeli dancing and intermediate instruction, including circle, line and couples dances. All are welcome, beginners and experienced dancers alike. No dance partner necessary.

No pre-registration required, except for groups of 10 or more. Join the RikudDC email list for weekly updates.  For more information or to volunteer, send us an email.

Here’s what participants are saying about RikudDC:

"You meet good people. It's good fun...It's invigorating to dance." -Guy Margalith, 29, State Department

Check out RikudDC in The Washington Post! "Israeli dance class at the JCC in Washington is both fun and social" Read more...

“A friend told me about it and I will definitely come back. What I wanted was a community setting where everyone can come in and join the circle.”
—As quoted in Washington Jewish Week.


def (noun):

1. Israeli dancing in the heart of DC.

2. The District's only weekly Israeli dance event.

3. Circle, line, and couples dancing for all skill levels.

4. An unbelievably fun way to spend a Sunday evening.


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