Houston Black Dance Collective

Houston Black Dance Collective


To support Houston-based dance organizations and individual dancers and choreographers that are a part of the African Diaspora, and to foster a space of collaboration amongst Houston’s black dance community.

What We Do

Promote dance workshops, performances, and other activities and events throughout the HBDC network and to the greater Houston community 

Provide a professional performance platform for dance artists through Dance Afrikana’s Kuumba Festival

Address the overall needs of Houston’s black dance community 



Houston-based individual dancer or choreographer who is a member of the African Diaspora

Houston-based dance organization wherein 80% or more of membership is of the African Diaspora and/or an organization/studio that focuses on dance of Africa/African Diaspora 

Annual Dues

$25 Individuals

$40 Organizations 

Member Benefits

Eligibility to perform at Dance Afrikana’s Kuumba Festival

Promotion of dance events through monthly newsletter and social media

Event postings on the HBDC calendar

Access to special meetings and events 

Interested in becoming a member of HBDC?

Click the link below and complete the membership form.

In light of Juneteenth and the COVID-19 pandemic, and to show solidarity with our community members impacted by racism and police brutality, membership fees will be waived for those who join by July 19th.