Join Dance Parade in the People’s Climate March

As world leaders gather for a historic U.N. summit on climate change, join DANCE PARADE and the largest-ever climate march to build a world based on sustainability and justice! Over 100,000 people are expected. Bring signs, comfortable shoes, hand-held instruments or amplified sound to join […] Read more »

OVER 100 SWING DANCERS CELEBRATE CENTENNIAL BIRTHDAY OF SWING’S FOUNDING FATHER, FRANKIE MANNING AT NEW YORK DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL

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OVER 100 SWING DANCERS CELEBRATE CENTENNIAL BIRTHDAY OF SWING’S FOUNDING FATHER, FRANKIE MANNING AT NEW YORK DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL New York, May 15:  Over 100 swing dancers accompanied by the swing band, Glenn Crytzer Quartette, will celebrate one of swing’s founder fathers, Frankie Manning […] Read more »

10,000 DANCERS, 155 GROUPS, PERFORMING 77 DIVERSE DANCE STYLES ON THE STREETS OF NEW YORK!

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  AFRICAN, BALLET, BOLIVIAN, MEXICAN FOLK, POLYNESIAN, ROLLER DISCO, SALSA, SWING, TAP, UKRAINIAN FOLK & WAACKING FOR ONE DAY 10,000 DANCERS IN 155 GROUPS PERFORMING 77 DIVERSE DANCE STYLES ON THE STREETS OF NEW YORK FOR EIGHTH ANNUAL DANCE PARADE AND DANCEFEST For Immediate Release […] Read more »

Come See A Glimpse Of Kathak At The 8th Annual New York City Dance Parade & Festival!

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  Come see a glimpse of Kathak at the 8th annual New York City Dance Parade and Festival! Kathak (Hindi: कथक, Urdu: کتھک) is one of the eight forms of Indian classical dance. This dance form traces its origins to the nomadic bards of ancient […] Read more »

Join House Coalition Saturday, May 17th As They Honor The Legacy Of Frankie Knuckles!

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Saturday, May 17, 2014 HOUSE COALITION joins the Dance Parade!   Line-Up at 11:30am 22nd Street & Broadway Dance Parade begins at 1:00pm Nicky Siano (The Gallery/Studio 54) Manny Ward (The Sound Factory Bar) Antonio Ocasio (WEPA NYC / Tribal Winds) Ali Coleman (Voice of […] Read more »

10,000 Dancers Showcasing 77 Styles Of Dance! The 2014 Parade Lineup Is Here!

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10,000 Dancers,  Over 150 Organizations Showcasing A Record Breaking 77 Styles Of Dance! The 2014 Parade Lineup Is Here! 1 Iskra Ukranian Dance Ensemble Ukranian 2 Lei Pasifika Lotus Music & Dance Tahitian 3 Paul Taylor Teen Ensemble Modern 4 MIYABI Wind Japanese 5 GRAND […] Read more »

IMPORTANCE OF DANCE ARTS IN NEW YORK CITY ILLUSTRATED AT CITY HALL MONDAY, MAY 12TH

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Importance of Dance Arts in New York City Illustrated by Breakdance, Congo, Hip Hop, Tap and Waacking Dancers joining Dance Parade organizers and supporters At New York’s City Hall FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Eva Dilmanian & Rebecca Myles publicity@danceparade.org 917-326-0802 New York, May 12 Dance […] Read more »

What Has Over 20,000 Legs And 20,000 Arms That Can Be Artistically Expressive In Over 75 Unique Ways?

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DANCE PARADE ANNOUNCES LINEUP OF 10,000 DANCERS 
& 75 CULTURALLY DIVERSE DANCE STYLES! THE EIGHTH ANNUAL DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL IS SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014 Question: What has over 20,000 legs and 20,000 arms that can be artistically expressive in 75 unique ways? Answer: The […] Read more »

Indiegogo ‘Be The Momentum’ Campaign Update : The Parade And Festival Are On!

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The Parade and Festival Are On!  On Saturday May 17th, join Grand Marshals Savion Glover, Jawole Zolar and Hex Hector along with 10,000 other dancers for the 8th annual Dance Parade! Although, as a community, we did not reach our fundraising goal with our first […] Read more »

NEW YORK DANCE PARADE HIGHLIGHTS ANNOUNCED AT CITY HALL Monday, May 12th 1:00PM

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NEW YORK DANCE PARADE HIGHLIGHTS ANNOUNCED AT CITY HALL Monday, May 12th 1:00pm New York Dance Parade organizers, supporters and volunteers will rally on the steps of New York City Hall to introduce leaders in the dance world and announce highlights to come at this […] Read more »

Dance Parade Team Special Guests On WBAI’s Liquid Sound Lounge Saturday, May 3rd with Jeannie Hopper 7pm!

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Catch Dance Parade on WBAI’s Liquid Sound Lounge with DJ Jeannie Hopper Saturday, May 3rd from 7-10pm!   Tune in at wbai.org as other members of the Dance Parade team make an appearance as special guests once again! Keep an eye out for DJ Jeannie Hopper […] Read more »

Just A Few Days Left To ‘BE THE MOMENTUM’! Help Make Dance Parade Happen!

Our Campaign to raise funds for our programs will end in just six days.  Anyone who pitches in more than $25 by Midnight Monday April 28th will be offered a FREE Grandstand Ticket for the best seat on the parade route, at 8th and University […] Read more »

(Updated With Links!) Princess Lockerooo & Her Waacktion Heros LIVE on BronxNet TV Friday, April 25th 10:00am

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WATCH THE INTERVIEW! WATCH THE PERFORMANCE!   Catch Star Love Princess Lockeroo and her Waacktion Heros LIVE along with members of the Dance Parade team on BronxNet’s Open Air Show with Rhina Valentine 10:00am this Friday! Stream it at www.bronxnet.org Also enjoy appearances by DJ […] Read more »