“AfroTango,” an invigorating, smartly cast new musical revue at Thalia Spanish Theatre, attempts to demonstrate that Argentinean tango dancing harbors African roots.
Astaire winner Eric LaJuan Summers and choreographer Patricia Wilcox talk about what every dancer needs to know—whether playing a member of the Jackson 5 or not.
The Louisiana Readers’ Choice winner for best dance instructor reveals how ballet and other dance classes can put some crucial tools in the actor’s toolbox.
American Ballet Theatre’s fall season celebrates70 years of Agnes de Mille’s “Rodeo” and offers outstanding renditions of works by Mark Morris, James Kudelka, and George Balanchine.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Dance Alliance provided dancers with almost $4 million dollars in college scholarships.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s artistic director, Robert Battle, is raising the choreographic caliber of the company repertoire to match that of its unparalleled dancers.
The Bessie Awards were held on Oct. 20 and honored some of the best and brighest stars of New York City dance.
In 2009, Back Stage reader Bob Leonard was featured in our weekly "Who Got the Part?" column after he was cast as a member of the Timeless Torches, a dance team for the WNBA's New York Liberty.
Dance Network, the first network dedicated entirely to dance, is set to launch with original and acquired programming, from competition shows to documentaries, films, and instructional performances.
Aspiring "Newsies" from Los Angeles will have their chance to join the picket lines this week when Disney Theatrical Productions holds an open audition for the upcoming tour of the Broadway musical.