Volunteer Spotlight: Mark Schmidt, Curator with an Umph!

In each issues of STEPS!, we put the Spotlight on one of our fabulous volunteers.    Mark, we’re all looking forward to seeing the cultural dances you curated for Winter’s Eve next Monday–Tell us more! Sure–I’ve been working with the fabulous folks at Lincoln Square […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Dave Leventhal, Floater and Father to Be!

In each issue of STEPS! we highlight one of our awesome volunteers.  This time, Dave Leventhal, owner of Lift / Next Level Floats, gets the Spotlight!   Dave, thanks for taking the time to speak with us and congratulations on expecting your first child.  When […] Read more »

Jacqueline Cohen Sounds Off!

What happens on Dance Parade day once the dancers get going? Well, lots of dance means music too. That’s where Jacqueline comes in – our newest addition to the Dance Parade team – Sound Czar! At the Dance Parade, Jacqueline uses her handy-dandy-decibel-device to check […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Jenny Boissiere, Choreographer and Co-Parade Production Lead!

How did you first find out about Dance Parade?   I really wanted to get involved with a local organization that supported and promoted dance throughout New York City.    What is your current role in Dance Parade, Inc?  I am one of the Co-Production Leads […] Read more »

Celia Kutcher: Dance Parade’s Happy Hooper!

What happens when a hoop and a dancer meet? Hoop dancing, of course. Celia’s enthusiasm for hoop dancing is going to make you want to run out and find your childhood hoola-hoop and take it to Dance Parade.  Besides being an awesome hooper, Celia is […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Caryn Cooper, Makes Dance Happen!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet John, a fascinating Dance Parade personality!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Valerie, former dancer at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  How did you first find out about Dance Parade?   It was a dark and stormy night when I met Executive Director Greg Miller and first heard about Dance Parade.  At 5 Rhythms, his dancing and enthusiasm for his fellow dancers were contagious – […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Michelle DeBlasi!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Howard Gibbs-Hobgood!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Carlye Eckert

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Sheila Jamison

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Chauncey Dandridge!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Gabriel Kutik!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Alicia Durity

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Nikki Creary

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Josef Pinlac

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Natalya Grigoriev!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Sarah Elizabeth!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Lawrence!

Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization and it is the dedication, expertise and passion of these individuals that make our events so successful! In each issue of STEPS!, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions about […] Read more »