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The 7th annual National Dance Week-NYC (NDW-NYC) runs June 17 - 27, 2011 at a variety of venues throughout New York City.
National Dance Week-NYC is a yearly festival that advocates dance conditioning and wellness. NDW-NYC offers more than 100 free dance, fitness and wellness classes over the course of 10 days. The organization moves beyond traditional dance forms to teach participants how all dance genres benefit mind, body and spirit.
Studios throughout Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn offer a sampling of dance classes. Participating studios include:
On Wednesday, June 15, the Festival kicks off with a flash mob in Union Square, followed by a kickoff party at Union Bar.
A culminating performance to celebrate NYC arts takes place at Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance on Sunday, June 26, and features presentations by:
National Dance Week-NYC is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization.
For more information, go to www.ndw-nyc.org.
National Dance Week-NYCJune 17 - 27, 2011
The Ailey Extension405 West 55 St.New York City212-405-9000www.alvinailey.org
The Bridge for Dance2726 Broadway, 3rd FloorNew York City212-749-1165www.bridgefordance.com
Dance Manhattan39 West 19th Street, 5th FloorNew York City212-807-0802www.dancemanhattan.com/
Dance New Amsterdam (DNA)280 Broadway (entrance on Chambers), 2nd FlNew York City212-625-8369www.dnadance.org
Tony Meredith and Melanie Lapatin’s Dance Times Square156 West 44th Street, 3rd FloorNew York City212-994-9500www.dancetimessquare.com
Dokoudovsky New York Conservatory of Dance30 East 31st St, 2nd floorNew York City212-725-2855www.nycod.org
Fit, Fab, and Sexy344 W 38th St, 5th floorNew York City347-709-4723www.fitfabandsexy.com
Fit, Fabs, Teens344 W 38th St, 5th floorNew York City347-709-4723www.feathertastic.com
Forces of Nature Dance Theatre Youth Academy of Dance & Wellness230 Lenox AvenueSt. Martin’s Church, 2nd floorNew York City212-722-3320www.forcesofnature.org
Fred Astaire Dance Studio (West)174 West 72nd StreetNew York City212-595-3200 www.fredastairenewyork.com
The Hip-hop Dance ConservatoryThe Joyce Theater Foundation DANY Studios305 W. 38th St. New York City800-697-4698www.hdcny.org
Joffrey Ballet School434 Ave of the AmericasNew York City(212) 254-8520www.joffreyballetschool.com
Kat Wildish – the Ailey Extension405 West 55 St.New York City212-405-9000www.alvinailey.org
Peridance Capezio Center126 East 13th StNew York City212-505-0886 www.peridance.com
Pushing Progress at DANY Studios305 West 38th StreetNew York City917-836-0268www.pushingprogress.com/
Sandra Cameron439 Lafayette Street, 2nd FloorNew York City212-431-1825www.sandracameron.com
Yogaworks NYC – Soho459 Broadway, 2nd floorNew York City212-965-0801www.yogaworks.com
Brooklyn Ballet160 Schermerhorn StBrooklyn, NY 11201718-246-0146www.brooklynballet.org
Covenant Ballet Theatre of Brooklyn2085 Coney Island AveBrooklyn NY 11223718-891-6199 www.covenantballet.org
Marie-Christine Giordano Dance220 25th Street, Suite 202Brooklyn, NY 11232718-369-6459www.mcgiordanodance.org
The School at the Mark Morris Dance Center3 Lafayette AveBrooklyn, NY 11217718-624-8400www.mmdg.org
Nika Ballet Studio1708 SheepsheadBay RdBrooklyn, New York 11235718-646-3334www.nikaballetstudio.com
STREB Lab for Action Mechanics51 North 1st StreetBrooklyn, NY 10040718-384-6491www.streb.org
Astoria Fine Arts Dance (AFA)38-01 23rd Ave, #100Astoria, NY 11105718-274-0740www.astoriaschooloffinearts.com
Queens Dance Project34-57 Francis Lewis Blvd.Bayside, NY 11358718-463-3434www.queensdanceproject.com
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