Dance Parade Needs You! Production Committee 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 »

How Would YOU Like to Wear THIS SHIRT?

How would YOU like to wear THIS SHIRT?? Volunteer to make the Dance Parade happen with beautiful energy and color! We seek a few good men and women to help order the parade? Sign this Volunteer Agreement and Check in with DJ McDonald on 21st […] Read more »

“From the Soundboard” Host Reggie Johnson Has An Early Morning Chat with Dance Parade’s Own Chauncey

  From the Soundboard #114 [pitch show] by Reggiej on Mixcloud From the Soundboard is a show that usually focuses on concerts regardless of genre. Artist and/or group perfecting the art of “call and response” with its audience. On Wednesday, May 15, NYC Dance Parade […] Read more »

Catch Dance Parade on Ricky Young’s “What’s In Your Hand?” Radio Show Sunday 5/5 at 6:00am on WHCR 90.3FM!

The 2013 Dance Parade media action continues Sunday morning May 5th at 6:00am when members of the Dance Parade team and Mary Silverstein of longtime Dance Parade participating Pink Tutu Ballet visit Ricky Young at WHCR FM Radio : The Voice of Harlem for an […] Read more »

How To Turn Kids Into STARS on Broadway!

Please help these deserving NYC kids get Dance Residencies for a donation of only $5 or more!         Join us to offer exciting 5 week dance residencies to Community Centers in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens!    Youth get to complete their programs […] Read more »

Check Out Six Ways The Dance Parade Community Will Be Participating In ONE BILLION RISING Thursday, February 14th! Join Us!

Dance Parade New York proudly supports the efforts of ONE BILLION RISING and VDAY on Thursday, February 14th.   Found on the FAQ Page of the OBR website, we came across a brilliant question and answer that surely sums it all up as to why […] Read more »

Dear Time Warner, Where Is Our Arts Channel? Please Put Ovation Back On The Air!

Time Warner: Where is our Arts Channel?   Have any of you noticed that OVATION is missing from Time Warner Cable?  They are an independent nationwide network that has a lot of dance programming with shows like “So You Think You Can Dance”,  “Battle of […] Read more »

Dance Parade Supports ONE BILLION RISING Thursday, February 14th 8pm-Midnight @ Hammerstein Ballroom!

  On February 14, 1998, Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues started a global movement, and it all began at the Hammerstein Ballroom! 15 years later we are celebrating a revolution! Join V-Day & ONE BILLION RISING back at the Hammerstein Ballroom on February 14, 2013 to STRIKE, […] Read more »

Dance Parade January Social @ Dance Manhattan Friday, January 25th!

Join us as Dance Parade celebrates Dance Manhattan as a Float Sponsor in the Seventh Annual Parade! All are welcomed and it’s FREE! (with passcode “Dance Parade 2013” Location: 39 West 19th Street 5th Fl (bet 5/6 Aves), NYC Join Dance Manhattan and the organizers […] Read more »

The Countdown to Saturday, May 18, 2013 Has Begun! Registration Is Now Open!

The Countdown to Saturday, May 18, 2013 has begun! Happy New Year from the all volunteer staff here at Dance Parade New York.   Registration for the 7th Annual Dance Parade and DanceFest is all ready to roll and our staff is about to embark […] Read more »

Dance Parade Once Again Marquee Beneficiary for NYC Gratitude’s “Return of the Light” Saturday, December 8th

NYC Gratitude will be hosting its annual dance party/multi-media extravaganza on Saturday, December 8th at The Electric Warehouse in Brooklyn.  Once again, along with FIGMENT and various Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort Organizations and artists and families affected by the hurricane, Dance Parade will be one […] Read more »

Dance Parade’s 7th Season Lift Off @ Taj Lounge! Tuesday, November 13th 6pm-9pm Reserve your tickets now!

Dance Parade 2013 Lift Off @ Taj Lounge 48 West 21st Street (bet 5/6 aves) Tuesday November 13th 6-9pm Join the organizers and participants of Dance Parade for Our Annual Kick Off for the new season of New York City’s only Dance Parade!  Registration for […] Read more »

Dance Genre Buzz : The Many Movements of African Dance

In each issue of STEPS!, our monthly e-newsletter, we highlight a unique genre of dance that you can certainly get a chance to experience at Dance Parade or one of our many events we produce throughout the year. This month, we bring you AFRICAN Dance. […] Read more »

Dance Parade’s “Community Kinect” Program Joins Forces with NYC Parks & Recreation! Check out the video!

In April 2012 Dance Parade partnered with the NYC Parks and Recreation Department for five weeks, bringing a unique program of fitness, culture and community to youth in Parks-sponsored free afterschool  programs.  We linked Dance Parade group Broadway Bodies with J. Hood Wright Recreation Center […] Read more »

Dance Parade 2012 Thank You, Video & Survey

Dance Parade wants to thank all of the volunteers and participants of this year’s parade, it was truly a success with our highest, most diverse turnout yet. From the tributes to Donna Summer to the colorful costumes of the Bolivians, the Steppers, the Girl Divas, […] Read more »

Dance Parade Press Conference @ City Hall This Monday! Mayor Will Proclaim May 19th as “Dance Parade Day”!

Dance Parade invites members of the Press to join 50 vibrant diverse and passionate dancers who will represent over 6000 dancers registered in the parade May 19th.  An announcement to TV, radio and print media will include the reading of the City of New York’s Mayoral Proclamation […] Read more »

Have you seen one of our 2012 Street Banners?

TITAN Media Outdoors has taken a slew of photos of our gorgeous street banners lining the upcoming parade route!   Check them out! Check out our full 2012 media kit here Read more »

Get A Front Row Seat For Dance Parade 2012 : Grandstand Tickets On Sale Now!

$50 Grandstand Tickets support the production of Dance Parade and DanceFest On Saturday, May 19, 2012 get the best seat on the parade route as 10,000 dancers stop and perform in front of this year’s Grandstand!  Watch over 200 dance organizations be announced by our MC […] Read more »

How Can Dance Parade Help Out With Your Taxes?

How Can Dance Parade Help With Your Taxes This Year? April 17th will be here before you know it.   The stress of Tax Day can be a bit overwhelming…especially for those who freelance and work gig to gig with many different employers and companies. […] Read more »

Dance Parade is Marquee Beneficiary at NYC*Gratitude Saturday, December 10th!

Dance Parade is very grateful to be selected along with the FIGMENT festival as a marquee beneficiary to the Gratitude Party this Saturday!  The dance event supports Participatory Culture in New York City, greater expression of the collective talent, vision, cooperation, and depth of this […] Read more »