Posts Tagged ‘parade

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

10/03/2011

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 rocks down Broadway from 21st Street, takes a left on […]

Join the New York Dance Police (NYDP) at The 2011 Halloween Parade!

09/19/2011

Dance Parade is looking for a few good men and women to join the force…the New York Dance Police! NOTE: Specific meeting location will be updated Saturday, October 29th… Dress Comfortably, Dress Sexy, but bare in mind it’s going to be chilly. The idea is to look as much as the NYC Police as possible […]

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

05/21/2011

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.

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

05/21/2011

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)

Circus Performers and Burning Man Artists Heat Up Dance Parade 2011

05/18/2011

Burning Man is a week-long annual event held in the Black Rock Desert in norther Nevada. The event starts on the Monday before, and ends on the day of Labor Day. It takes its name from the ritual burning of a large wooden effigy on Saturday evening. The event is described by many participants as an experiment in community, radical self-expression, and radical self-reliance.(2)

Audio Dance Parade Episode Two : DJ Pied Piper

05/14/2011

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 5th Annual Dance Parade will take place on Saturday, May 21st. The Parade rocks down Broadway from 21st Street, takes a left on […]

Dance Parade 2011 Grand Marshal : Charles Reinhart

05/14/2011

Dance Parade Announces Its Grand Marshals for Dance Parade 2011 Charles Reinhart 2011 Grand Marshall Charles L. Reinhart has worked as a producer, manager, festival director, consultant and administrator in the arts since 1955. President of the American Dance Festival (ADF) since 1968, he was Co-Director with the late Stephanie Reinhart from 1993 – 2002. […]

Tom and Zach get married in Dance Parade 2011!

05/10/2011

Over the next eleven days before the big day on Saturday, May 21st, STEPS! will be sharing some of the major benchmark participants of Dance Parade 2011 to truly showcase how wonderfully diverse and all encompassing our event is! First up, our very own editor-in-chief Chauncey, who is a staunch advocate of equality for all and a heavy hitter on the Dance Parade Team this year as well, sat down with Tom and Zach who will be exchanging vows at the start of this year’s festivities and spending the rest of the day disco dancing with their friends and family on their very own float! Wear hot pink on the 21st to show your support for Tom and Zach! Here is the transcript of the landmark interview!

parade route has changed!

03/27/2010

After three years of gathering between 27th and 28th Street between Broadway and Sixth Avenue, the NYPD has requested that we begin our festivities a little further downtown.  The Parade will kick off at 1pm and we shall be collecting our rhythmic forces on Broadway between 20th and 21st streets instead. Then we will boogie […]