What Has Over 20,000 Legs And 20,000 Arms That Can Be Artistically Expressive In Over 75 Unique Ways?

& 75 CULTURALLY DIVERSE DANCE STYLES! THE EIGHTH ANNUAL DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL IS SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014 Question: What has over 20,000 legs and 20,000 arms that can be artistically expressive in 75 unique ways? Answer: The […] Read more »

Indiegogo ‘Be The Momentum’ Campaign Update : The Parade And Festival Are On!

The Parade and Festival Are On!  On Saturday May 17th, join Grand Marshals Savion Glover, Jawole Zolar and Hex Hector along with 10,000 other dancers for the 8th annual Dance Parade! Although, as a community, we did not reach our fundraising goal with our first […] Read more »


NEW YORK DANCE PARADE HIGHLIGHTS ANNOUNCED AT CITY HALL Monday, May 12th 1:00pm New York Dance Parade organizers, supporters and volunteers will rally on the steps of New York City Hall to introduce leaders in the dance world and announce highlights to come at this […] Read more »

Dance Parade Team Special Guests On WBAI’s Liquid Sound Lounge Saturday, May 3rd with Jeannie Hopper 7pm!

Catch Dance Parade on WBAI’s Liquid Sound Lounge with DJ Jeannie Hopper Saturday, May 3rd from 7-10pm!   Tune in at wbai.org as other members of the Dance Parade team make an appearance as special guests once again! Keep an eye out for DJ Jeannie Hopper […] Read more »

Just A Few Days Left To ‘BE THE MOMENTUM’! Help Make Dance Parade Happen!

Our Campaign to raise funds for our programs will end in just six days.  Anyone who pitches in more than $25 by Midnight Monday April 28th will be offered a FREE Grandstand Ticket for the best seat on the parade route, at 8th and University […] Read more »

(Updated With Links!) Princess Lockerooo & Her Waacktion Heros LIVE on BronxNet TV Friday, April 25th 10:00am

WATCH THE INTERVIEW! WATCH THE PERFORMANCE!   Catch Star Love Princess Lockeroo and her Waacktion Heros LIVE along with members of the Dance Parade team on BronxNet’s Open Air Show with Rhina Valentine 10:00am this Friday! Stream it at www.bronxnet.org Also enjoy appearances by DJ […] Read more »

Dance Genre Buzz : The Gravity Defying, Fast Paced Splendor Of Ukrainian Dance

Ukrainian dance is a fast-paced, high energy carnival ride of leaps, kicks, twirls and bright colors. Much of what the world sees today as Ukrainian dance, however, is only part of the rich traditions of the Ukraine. Dance has been a part of what is […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Meet DanceFest Producer Jamila Holman

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization! It is the dedication, expertise and rhythm of these brave few that are solely responsible for the success of the event and all the background work that goes on all year long leading up to the […] Read more »

All Hands On Deck! NYDP (New York Dance Police) Meet & Greet Saturday, May 3rd!

  Save The Date : NYDP Meet & Greet Scheduled for Saturday, May 3rd 5pm-8pm. Secret Location to be announced soon! RSVP HERE Commissioner Chauncey will be hosting the first meet and greet of the season.  Come by and meet the rest of the NYDP […] Read more »

Dance Genre Buzz : The Vocative And Visual Devotion Of Indian Classical Dance Bharata Natyam

At our annual SHOWCASE on Sunday, March 30th,  attendees were treated to the visual and sonic pleasure of Navatman Dance who proudly displayed the traditional Indian dance known as Bharata Natyam.  For this month’s Dance Genre Buzz, we decided to delve deeper into this particular […] Read more »

Dance Parade Announces Exciting And Diverse Lineup Of Performances For Annual Showcase!

Our annual SHOWCASE is just days away! Here is the breakdown of performers and which show (3pm or 7pm or both) they will be performing in! Various costume pieces and decor will be also be on display from the various performers representing the diverse cultures […] Read more »

Join Our Team : Dance Parade Production Team Volunteer Positions Available!

Without the expertise and dedication of our all-volunteer team, Dance Parade would simply not happen.  Aside from the continuous work done all year long to ensure the success of the event through sponsorship, outreach and marketing,  the actual planning and production of the event requires […] Read more »

Dance Parade 2014 ‘Be The Momentum’ Indiegogo Campaign Launched! Contribute Today!

Dance Parade New York’s 2014 theme is “BE the MOMENTUM” — And YOU can help create memories that can last a lifetime. For the past 7 years, Dance Parade New York has become the world’s largest event to ceelbrate the diversity of dance. On May […] Read more »