Louie Vega Ignites LIFT OFF 2014 : The Official Launch Party for Dance Parade’s 8th Season on Saturday 9/28

Dance Parade presents LIFT OFF 2014, the official launch party for its exciting 8th Season, with an all night house music extravaganza headlined by Grammy Award winning Producer and legendary DJ Louie Vega who was honoured as a Dance Parade’s Grand Marshal in 2013. Special […] Read more »

2013 Call For Dance Groups To Join The 7th Annual Dance Parade on Saturday, May 18th!

With less than 3 months until the big day,  the Dance Parade team is looking for some new and exciting Dance Groups exhibiting all styles of dance from well known to obscure to help make this year’s parade and festival the biggest and most diverse […] Read more »

Participate in the making of a Dance Film by Internationally Renowned Choreographer Noémie Lafrance

  Participate in the making of a Dance Film by Noemie LaFrance and Sens Production Choreography for Audiences – Take One A Live Film Conceived and Choreographed by Noémie Lafrance The Irondale Theater – 85 S Oxford St,  Fort Green, Brooklyn Sept 15, 2012   2 PM    […] Read more »

Gadget Trish Announces Beat It NYC and Thrill The World Join Forces This Year At Dance Parade!

For the first time ever, two major New York City Michael Jackson dance groups are collaborating for the Dance Parade. Have you ever wanted to learn Michael Jackson dance moves? Now’s your chance! Come learn Beat It, Thriller, and The Drill with BEAT IT NYC […] Read more »

Introducing 2012 Dance Parade Grand Marshal : Jonathan Peters

To continue with our introduction of our 2012 Grand Marshals,  we have our next honoree for The 6th Annual Dance Parade and DanceFest.  The recognized individuals are chosen by Dance Parade for their contribution to a particular genre of dance. Next up is internationally renowned […] Read more »

DanceFest 2012 Curation Committee Members Sought!

DanceFest 2012 Curation Committee Members Sought! Committee members should have a background in professional or pre-professional dance. Role of Committee: (1) Programs DanceFest 2012 events, contacting talent on an invitation-only basis; a) Using Dance Parade’s website’s database, programs one 4-hour stage show on Stage A […] Read more »

Dance Genre Buzz – Salsa

Dance Genre Buzz – Salsa Dance Salsa is a Latin dance form with origins from the Cuban Son (circa 1920s) and Afro-Cuban dance (specifically Afro-Cuban rumba).  It is generally associated with the salsa music style, although it may be danced under other types of Latin […] Read more »

San Fran’s own DJ Guy Ruben goes Deeper and Deeper for Audio Dance Parade

Every May in New York City, Dance Parade shakes up The Big Apple by providing an outlet for all forms of expression through dance to come together on one single day. The 6th Annual Dance Parade will take place on Saturday, May 19th. The Parade […] Read more »

Audio Dance Parade Episode 4 : Playbook 7 by Coach “Michael” Roebuck

Every May in New York City, Dance Parade shakes up The Big Apple by providing an outlet for all forms of expression through dance to come together on one single day. The 6th Annual Dance Parade will take place on Saturday, May 19th. The Parade […] Read more »

Dance New Amsterdam presents S.E.E.D.S. Fall 2011 Children’s Program!

DNA SEEDS Program Fall 2011! School for Education of Emerging Dancers at Dance New Amsterdam! ——————————————————————————————————- DNA is happy to begin offering classes for young dancers in the spirit of excellence that our adult classes follow. Age-appropriate dance concepts will be introduced in a relaxed […] Read more »

10tecomai Yosakoi Dance Project lead The 5th Annual Dance Parade in honor of JAPAN!

To honor the victims of the all too recent Japanese earthquake and subsequent tsunami, Dance Parade has chosen The 10tecomai Yosakoi Dance Project to lead The 5th Annual Dance Parade this year. Lining up at 21st Street and Broadway, the group which uniquely blends Traditional and Contemporary Japanese Dance will be the very first of our 160 groups to make their way downtown at 1pm. 10tecomai recently lent their talents to our March fundraiser at Alpha Fusion Restaurant in March, their passionate performance just days after the Japanese tragedy rocked the world. When trying to decided which of our illustrious groups should be first in line, the answer was not hard to find at all. Please make sure you get to the parade on time for this will be a memorable and honorable moment in today's milestone event. Read more »

Join us at The Official Dance Parade After Party @ Webster Hall

Dance Parade celebrates its fifth year down Broadway and across Saint Marks into Tompkins Square Park. DanceFest follows till 7pm. After you get yourself a scrumptious dinner, come join us at Webster Hall for the official Dance Parade After Party. 100% of Pre-Sale tickets go to Dance Parade ($15 Reduced / $30 Door) Read more »

Dance Genre Buzz : Caporales

Dance Parade New York's Dance Education Series. Caporales Dance is featured for this month's Dance Genre Buzz. Each month, a new dance style is celebrated. View videos and learn about the heritage and history of different dance styles. Discover innovators of the dance, trends, variations, and current events for each dance genre featured. Read more »