Saturday, October 21st, 2023
Stand Up to Stop Violence Comedy for Charity
WHEN: Saturday, October 21st • 7:00pm-9:00pm
WHERE: Catalyst-SAACA 4500 N. Oracle Ste. 110, Tucson, AZ 85705
WHAT: Join us for a night of fun and laughter while supporting local nonprofits Esperanza Dance Project and Ben’s Bells!
This amazing fundraiser is produced and presented by Comedy for Charity Comedy for Charity is a non-profit organization created by comedian Suzie Sexton to reduce violence and to raise money for victims of violence. The lineup includes Butch Lord, Jan Brenner, Suzie Sexton, Gene Moore, and headliner Monique Marvez. Plus an original dance performance by Esperanza Dance Project.
House of Hope:
Esperanza Dance Project's Annual Performance Fundraiser
Saturday, November 4th, 2023
WHEN: Saturday, November 4th, 2023
Doors open at 6PM, show at 7PM
Esperanza Dance Project (EDP), a Tucson-based non-profit organization committed to empowering survivors of childhood sexual trauma by eradicating stigma and secrecy while inspiring hope for healing through our impactful dance performance, discussions, and advocacy, will hold its annual performance and auction fundraiser at the CATALYST Creative Collective. This event will feature special guest and Seattle based Olympic boxer and advocate for survivors Queen Underwood.
The event will be held on Saturday, November 4th, 2023. This event is open to the public and suggested donation is $17.00
4500 N. Oracle Road Suite 110, Tucson, Arizona.
Esperanza Dance Project is proud to announce the featured special guest Queen Underwood! Queen Underwood is a Seattle based Olympic boxer and advocate for survivors. Learn more about Queen Underwood's resilient and empowering story here and here.
Current Call for Dancers
Esperanza Dance Project is currently looking for dancers in the Tucson area for our 2023-2024 season! Please share this with those who would like to create positive change and hope for healing from childhood sexual trauma within our community.
Tuesday, July 18th and Wednesday, July 19th, 2023
Arizona Child Abuse Prevention Conference
WHEN: Tuesday, July 18th and Wednesday, July 19th, 2023
WHERE: Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel & Spa, W. Coyotes Blvd, Glendale, Arizona
WHAT: The 29th Arizona Child Abuse Prevention Conference will take place July 18-19, 2023! This annual event brings together hundreds of child welfare and well-being professionals from across the state to collaborate, be inspired, and take home tools to strengthen families and protect children. Learn more and register: https://pcaaz.org/capconf/
Esperanza Dance Project presents Emerging Choreographer's Showcase 2023
Esperanza Dance Project will host its annual Emerging Choreographers Showcase on Saturday, April 22nd, 2023. This event will include the premiere of 10 new works by emerging choreographers, a performance of EDP’s classic repertoire "House of Hope", and an art exhibit featuring local artists. The event will be held at Catalyst Creative Collective in the Tucson Mall, located at 4500 N. Oracle Rd. Suite 110. This event is open to the public. Suggested donation of $17.
Esperanza Dance Project presents the Annual Silent Auction and Performance with Special Guest Mayor Regina Romero.
Esperanza Dance Project (EDP) is a Tucson-based non-profit organization committed to empowering survivors of childhood sexual trauma by eradicating stigma and secrecy while inspiring hope for healing through our impactful dance performance, discussions, and advocacy. EDP has performed across Arizona, reaching high school students, professionals committed to maintaining child safety, and community advocates. EDP will host their Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser & Performance on November 19th, 2022 at CATALYST Arts Space, 4500 N. Oracle Rd. Suite 110, located in the Tucson Mall. Doors will open at 6 PM, and the event will begin at 7 PM.