Inspiring, with No Challenges or Limitations, the Universality of Dance Experiences

INCLUDE is adaptive dance instruction for children with special needs such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, and related disabilities. Students dance with Mid-Columbia Ballet company dancers every class!

Sensory Friendly Performance of Swan Lake

Mid-Columbia Ballet will turn on the lights, lower the music and invite individuals with disabilities/special needs and their family to a sensory-friendly performance of one of the most beloved ballets of all time, Act 2 of Swan Lake. This relaxed 35-minute performance has been specially created to serve individuals who have special and sensory needs and their families. This performance has no cost for families, but we request that each family register using the link below.

Sunday, May 21, 2023


Hanford High School Auditorium, Richland, WA

Pre-Registration Required

Spring 2023 INCLUDE is Currently in Session

When: Saturdays, April 29 – June 3, 2023, 9:00am-9:45am

MCB engages with the community through a number of programs with outreach to local elementary schools, local senior residence facilities, and people with special needs.

Who We Are

Led by Artistic Director, Debra Pearse Rogo, the Mid-Columbia Ballet consists of a Senior Company and Junior Company made up of young dancers committed to the art of ballet. The Board of Directors is comprised of members of the community who have an interest in supporting the art of dance in the Tri-Cities. The MCB Guild provides financial and volunteer support to the Mid-Columbia Ballet.