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Monica Bill Barnes and Company Celebrates 20 Years by Bringing Dance where it doesn't Belong from the MET to the Office

Monica Bill Barnes and Company Celebrates 20 Years by Bringing Dance where it doesn't Belong from the MET to the Office

Ruth Patir’s "I dream of the elections" at Danspace Project

Ruth Patir’s "I dream of the elections" at Danspace Project

The Dance Enthusiast Hits the Streets for an Ailey Classics Workshop with Judith Jamison at the Ailey Extension

The Dance Enthusiast Hits the Streets for an Ailey Classics Workshop with Judith Jamison at the Ailey Extension

A Dance Enthusiastic Holiday Gift Guide : Featuring Specialty Gifts Created by Dancers and Other Artists

A Dance Enthusiastic Holiday Gift Guide : Featuring Specialty Gifts Created by Dancers and Other Artists

Moving Caribbean in NYC: The Merengue -- The Signature Dance of the Dominican Republic

Moving Caribbean in NYC: The Merengue -- The Signature Dance of the Dominican Republic

Moving Caribbean: A Journey through Cuba with Martha Graham Dancer Lloyd Mayor

Moving Caribbean: A Journey through Cuba with Martha Graham Dancer Lloyd Mayor

Moving Caribbean in NYC: Joan Peters,Teacher of the Katherine Dunham Technique at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's School

Moving Caribbean in NYC: Joan Peters,Teacher of the Katherine Dunham Technique at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's School

The Dance Enthusiast Hits the Streets “The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes”

The Dance Enthusiast Hits the Streets “The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes”

Moving Caribbean in New York City: Trindad Native Makeda Thomas on Island Ways  & the light fantastical at Brooklyn College

Moving Caribbean in New York City: Trindad Native Makeda Thomas on Island Ways & the light fantastical at Brooklyn College

Moving Caribbean in New York City : Curaçao Native Gabri Christa on Dancing Around the Globe, Filmmaking and Snug Harbor

Moving Caribbean in New York City : Curaçao Native Gabri Christa on Dancing Around the Globe, Filmmaking and Snug Harbor

Jessica Lang’s American Ballet Theatre World Premiere "Her Notes"

Jessica Lang’s American Ballet Theatre World Premiere "Her Notes"

Ballet Legend Edward Villella & Acclaimed Ice Dancing Choreographer Douglas Webster Choreograph on Ice Dance International

Ballet Legend Edward Villella & Acclaimed Ice Dancing Choreographer Douglas Webster Choreograph on Ice Dance International

Moving Caribbean in New York City: The Epitome of the Caribbean Man, Geoffrey Holder

Moving Caribbean in New York City: The Epitome of the Caribbean Man, Geoffrey Holder

Moving Caribbean: Hiplet Creator Homer Hans Bryant

Moving Caribbean: Hiplet Creator Homer Hans Bryant


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