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 »

10,000 People Dancing Down Broadway? You Can Help Make It Happen!

You can help 10,000 dancers make it to Broadway, and make an entire city cheer!   How Do You Market and Develop a Dance Extravaganza for 10,000 of your closest friends? And a city rejoice? Looking for : Marketing, PR, Sponsorship and Development Pros who […] Read more »

Do You Believe in “Unity Through Dance”? Help Spread The Word About Dance Parade 2013!

Dance Parade New York kicks off it’s 7th Annual Parade and Festival on Saturday, May 18th! Get ready to shake, shimmy, and samba (or watch from the sidelines) from 21st street and Broadway, through Union Square to Tompkins Square Park. 10,000 parade participants representing over […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Meet Victoria Behr, Chair of Legal & Government Relations!

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 parade and festival. […] Read more »

Calling All Dance Police! Do You Have What It Takes To Join The NYDP?

Get your hats and whistle’s ready, not to mention your sexiest representation of New York’s finest in “dance” form! That’s right Dance Police, we want YOU!!!  It’s that time again, the parade is right around the corner and we need your help! Many of you have […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Avianna Perez

“People with smiling, shining faces, people of all backgrounds, from all walks of life, converging in the park, singing, dancing and celebrating together.” Dance Parade, Inc. is a volunteer supported non-profit organization! It is the dedication, expertise and rhythm of these brave few that are solely […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Amanda Alston

“…the amount of LOVE that was in the air for dance was INCREDIBLE!” 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 […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Leslie Ann Kilpatrick aka L.A.

  “Before mankind talked to one another, they dance together. ” ~ L.A. Kilpatrick   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 […] Read more »

Meet the team at Dance Parade November Social @ The Atrium in Lincoln Center 11/28

Following up our last performances of Samba, Stilts, Bhangra and Bolivian Tinku in front of Alice Tully Hall (65th & Bway) for Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square, we’ll head over to The David Rubenstein Atrium located on Broadway between 62nd and 63rd for our Dance […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Dawn Paap

Volunteer Spotlight October, 2011 Dawn Paap, Marketing Team "Need a way to connect with a community of great artists in NYC? Start here! You'll be amazed by who you meet." ~ Dawn 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 parade and festival. Every month, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions to let you know who they are, where they’ve come from and where they see themselves in the future. Read more »

Post Parade Potluck Picnic @ Figment on Governors Island Saturday, June 11th

POST PARADE CELEBRATION – POTLUCK PICNIC AT FIGMENT NYC Join The Dance Parade Team on Saturday,  June 11, at 11am for a potluck picnic! We will be meeting in front of the first yellow house in the parade grounds (off ferry, up hill to the left) […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Verun Rahimtoola

Dance Parade, Inc. is an all 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 parade and festival. Every month, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight. We ask them a few questions to let you know who they are, where they’ve come from and where they see themselves in the future. Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Sarah Haley

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 parade and festival. Every month, we choose a different volunteer to spotlight.  We […] Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Mike Israely

Mike Israely, Chair of Dance Parade's Finance Committee, was first introduced to Dance Parade by Board member Trevor Honchman. Other than forced Cotillion at age 13, Mike has no formal dance training background but loves to participate in any style of dance provided, deciding on Hip Hop as his favourite style to watch. Living in New York for over a decade, Michael now considers himself a 'native New Yorker". Having an extensive background in business and advertising, Michael is currently the Director of The Keiretsu Forum New York Tri-State Chapters, part of the worlds largest network of Angel Investors. 2011 will be Mike's second year involved with Dance Parade. We asked Mike a few questions regarding his interaction and involvement with the Parade which is now entering its fifth year. Here's what he had to say! Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight : Meet Creative Director Brian K. Austin

Brian Austin, Dance Parade Creative Director We caught up with Brian and asked him some special questions.Here’s what the Dance Parade veteran let us in on… How did you first stumble upon Dance Parade? When dance parade wasfirst starting up, I was asked by a […] Read more »