Student Showcase


Saturday, May 21, 2016
4:30 pm & 8:00 pm
*Tech will be Saturday, May 14. Time TBA


Symphony Space
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre
2537 Broadway at 95th Street
New York City


General Admission
Two tickets to the Showcase are included in your Showcase fee.
$20 in advance
$25 day of show
Purchase tickets online
(Tickets go on Sale April 1, 2016)


We are thrilled to announce the return of the ever-popular BDC Student Performance Showcase, and delighted to have booked the legendary Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space for the event!

At BDC, we recognize and celebrate that the dance experience begins in the classroom but culminates on the stage. Here is your chance to show what you have learned, to add a new dimension to your dance experience and to grow as a performer. The BDC Student Performance Showcase is open to ALL students of ALL levels — choose a choreographer that suits your level and style.

Sign up begins February 1— Rehearsals begin in February
(Varies upon instructor)

Sign-Up Process

  1. Get a Registration Form online or from the Front Desk
  2. Don't be shy! Choose your choreographer and make sure you get their signature on your participation form.
  3. Bring your form to the front desk to pay and complete registration. Registration fee is $95, and includes up to 14 hours of rehearsal with your chosen choreographer and two tickets to the showcase of your choice (May 21 at 4:30pm or 8pm)*
  4. Take note of your choreographer's rehearsals, and get ready to GET DOWN!

Questions? Email

*Please note: performers do not need a ticket to sit in the audience. Additional tickets are available at the Symphony Space box office online or in person. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Student Performance Showcase

2016 Faculty Choreographers

Aaron Tolson (Tap)
Ashlé Dawson
Chio (Jazz Funk)
Chris Palacio (Street Jazz/Hip-Hop Fusion)
Deborah Y. Wilson (Commercial Jazz) Sold Out!
Eric Jenkins (Hip-Hop)
Hannah Frederick (Contemporary Fusion)
Heather Rigg (Jazz)
Korie Genius (Dancehall)
Lizz Picini (Theater)
Michelle Barber (Jazz Fusion)
Ryan Daniel Beck
Sheila Barker (Jazz)
Sue Samuels (Broadway Jazz)
Theresa Stone (Contemporary Fusion)
Yuka Kawazu (Ballet)
Yvonne-Marie Sain (Heels)