Using dance to further people.

Mission Statement

To create and perform innovative dance and movement theatre at a high level of artistry, speak creatively about human life issues, and bring about personal development in the lives of individuals through training and mentoring.

Our story

Inlet Dance Theatre is one of the region’s most exciting professional contemporary dance companies. Founded in 2001 by Founder and Executive/Artistic Director Bill Wade, Inlet embodies his longstanding belief that dance viewing, training and performing experiences serve as tools to bring about personal growth and development. Inlet’s collaborative artistic staff build the company’s solid reputation for uplifting individuals and engaging new audiences via performances and education programming.


What we do

During Inlet's 16 year history, we have transformed from a small dance company with local impact into a celebrated organization that reaches people on an international level.  Our core strengths reside equally in performance and education.  Whether we're performing at local venues or conducting regional residencies or international exchanges, Inlet continues to entertain, educate and innovate - all with the vision that dance can further people.