World AIDS Week
In support of World AIDS Week, dance teachers across New York City will donate a portion of classes to Dancers Responding to AIDS. Teachers and dance institutions will donate $1 per student attending class in support of DRA.
Jack Hertzog • Dec 3, 1:30 pm
Emily Bufferd • Dec 6, 6 pm
Diana Laurenson • Dec 1, 1:30 pm
April Cook • Dec 1, 3 pm
Chio • Dec 1, 1:30 pm
Ben Byrd - Zumba • Dec 1, 2 pm
City Harvest Food Drive
Broadway Dance Center is proud to support the largest food drive in New York City!
Help feed New York's hungry this holiday season by dropping off food donations in our studio lobby now through December 15.
City Harvest helps feed the more than one million New Yorkers that face hunger each year, and together we can make a big difference!
Most helpful food items:
- canned fruit
- canned vegetables
- canned proteins (i.e. tuna or salmon)
- macaroni and cheese
- peanut butter (plastic jars)
- hot and cold cereal (packaged, family-sized)
Philippines Relief Fund
Stop by the front desk and contribute to the BDC relief fund for the Philippines. All donations will be matched by Broadway Dance Center and 100% of the contributions will go to the Red Cross in efforts to aid in the recovery of the typhoon devastation in central Philippines.
Help Support Daniel Curry
|Broadway Dance Center Street Styles substitute teacher, Daniel Curry was injured mid-August during his performance on Broadway in Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Please join us for these DONATION classes - all proceeds will be given to Daniel to aid in his recovery during this time.|
Leap for Life with Jamie Salmon
Broadway Dance Center ballet faculty member Jamie Salmon is celebrating her 50th birthday in a big way! As a two-time cancer survivor, Jamie has a renewed joy for life and would like to spend her birthday celebrating the milestone with her students, while making a donation of all class proceeds to Gilda's Club NYC.
Gilda’s Club New York City creates welcoming communities of free support for everyone living with cancer – men, women, teens and children – along with their families and friends. Our innovative program is an essential complement to medical care, providing networking and support groups, workshops, educational lectures and social activities, all free of charge.
If you can't make it to class, but would like to make a donation to Gilda's Club along with the Leap For Life class participants, you can make a donation in any increment at the BDC Front Desk.
THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR COMING and making this such a success!
ALMA NYC and BDC Team Up to Support Giving Africa
ALMA NYC and Broadway Dance Center recently teamed up to raise funds for Giving Africa, a charity that builds schools in Africa to help eradicate poverty. Zanza Steinberg is the Artistic Director of ALMA NYC, and works closely with Giving Africa in their efforts to raise educational awareness
To read more about ALMA's travels to Mount Kilimanjaro and their efforts to educate through dance, please visit their website.
Guest Theater Faculty
Giving Africa Photo Gallery
Bonnie and Jim Supporting Australia's Special Olympics
Theater choreographer Jim Cooney and Director of Educational Programming Bonnie Erickson appeared recently on Australia's most popular morning show Sunrise in an extraordinary segment. Jim choreographed a beautiful dance to Imagine for the Special Olympics dancers -- the piece is now being considered as the opener for the Asian games and the dancers are planning a trip to BDC!
Click here to see this amazing video!
DANCE-AID: A Benefit in Support of Vicitims of Hurricane Sandy
Thank you to the BDC Faculty members that gave so generously with their classes... Sheryl Murakami, Kevin Maher, Diana Laurenson, Tracie Stanfield, Jacob Brent, Ashle Dawson, Neil Schwartz, Lainie Munro, Jamie Jackson, Brian Green, Michael Mindlin, Lenore Marks, Ginger, Brice Mousset, Jim Cooney, Matt Lopez, Al Blackstone, Danielle Polanco, Katherine Roarty, Chris Erk, Chio, Q, Cat Cogliandro, Justin Boccitto. Over $5,000 was donated to the Red Cross!
BDC has donated to the following organizations:
|BDC has donated classes to the following Dance Conventions & Competitions:|