The mission of the New Orleans Society of Dance is “to promote, preserve, perpetuate and encourage the arts & entertainment, culture and heritage of communities in Louisiana.” The strategic art of dance production and performance is our passion. We are fully dedicated to the enhancement of the cultural arts landscape of New Orleans, Louisiana. We serve arts and entertainment patrons thru through stage works including (not limited to) film & video productions, public programs and bespoke events.
ABOUT THE NEW ORLEANS SOCIETY OF DANCE (NOSD): Est. 2005, THE NEW ORLEANS SOCIETY OF DANCE (NOSD) is Louisiana’s culturally centered dance company. Our mission is to embody, encourage and expose Louisiana vernacular folk artistry throughout communities. The strategic skill of dance-production is our specialty. We are fully dedicated to the enhancement of the cultural arts landscape of Louisiana, which we help serve thru:
1.) DANCE-PRODUCTION SERVICES – Including, yet not limited to the upmost quality in specialty dance-talent recruitment, dance-production coordinating, dance-talent castings & acquisitions, Disc Jockey & Video Jockey *SERVICES*. Clients include "ROOTS" Productions, Lifetime T.V. And Essence Festival to name a few.
2.) CUTLURAL ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT - The Company's signature Ensemble, “Millisia White’s New Orleans *BABY DOLL LADIES & Dj HEKTIK" is a living Mardi Gras tradition (c.1912) as well as an American-Southern masking, music & dance act for which the New Orleans Society of Dance is internationally renowned. Additionally, we offer customized professional dance-acts, tailored specifically for your Live indoor and, or outdoor themed event(s).
3.) OUTREACH – As a community and culturally centered dance-company, NOSD identifies, develops and enriches bourgeoninng performing artists. We also provide educational, creative-movement workshops, particularly with an indigenous focus to New Orleans Traditional "Jass" and "2nd-Line" Folk Dance.