Adele and Greg’s Parade Logistics Video

Each month we’ve been meeting Parade Group Coordinators here in New York to go over logistics, give background and highlight the benefits about the 10th Annual Parade and Festival. If it’s your first time organizing a group at Dance Parade we know it might not […] Read more »

Grand Marshals announced for the 10th Annual Dance Parade & Festival

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*For Immediate Release* Contact: Rebecca Myles Tel: 917-326-0802 email: publicity@danceparade.org New York, April 20, 2016 – Dance Parade New York is pleased to announce that contemporary dance choreographer Garth Fagan, KS 360 aka “Kwikstep” street dance veteran and global DJ, and B-Girl Rokafella, pioneer female […] Read more »

Introducing 2016 Grand Marshal Garth Fagan

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Each year,  Dance Parade selects various individuals from all corners of the Dance Community to honour for their perseverance, impact, contribution and uniqueness they have represented and supplied throughout their formidable careers.   These recognized individuals are chosen by Dance Parade for their contribution to […] Read more »

2016 Grand Marshals Kwikstep & Rokafella

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    “Kwikstep” aka DJ KS 360 is a seminal Street Dance Veteran and global DJ. Rokafella is a pioneering B-Girl dancer and educator who defied what was thought to be a male-only art. Internationally renown street dance Icons Kwikstep and Rokafella co-founded Full Circle […] Read more »

Genre Buzz: Limón Technique

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José Limón was a great admirer of Doris Humphrey and his technique clearly reflects her teaching. Like Humphrey, his main goal was to express his personal relationship with the outside world through his movements in an organic manner. His technique was deeply influenced by Humphrey’s […] Read more »

Genre Buzz: Malawi Nyau

Nyau dancers at the 2012 Kulamba Traditional Ceremony, Katete.

Genre Buzz: Malawi Nyau Nyau (also: Nyao meaning mask or initiation) is a secret society of the Chewa, an ethnic group of the Bantu people from Central and Southern Africa. The Nyau society consists of initiated members of the Chewa and Nyanja people, forming the […] Read more »

Seeking Volunteer Coordination Committee Co-Chair

Dance Parade, Inc, the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that produces New York’s Annual Dance Parade and Festival is seeking a Co-Chair for it’s Volunteer Coordination Committee. We seek an individual who is able to commit a minimum of a few hours per week to recruit and […] Read more »