Known throughout Michigan and beyond for its long history of artistic excellence and exceptional community service, Happendance boasts three focus areas – Performance, Education, and Engagement. Performance opportunities at Happendance are inspiring, frequent, and diverse. Known for its compelling concerts of original work by both local and nationally known choreographers, Happendance Velocity! Concert Dance is the longest running professional modern dance company in Michigan. Founded in 1976, Happendance Dancers and Choreographers are known for their excellence in performance and service, evidenced by their commitment to education, mentorship of emerging artists, community leadership, and outreach and engagement.