- 21st Season 2016! Young Dancemakers Company presents original work in free touring concerts city-wide.
NYC teens create individual original choreography with vital themes: topical, relevant, mindful, fun, witty. Live percussion and a range of recorded music, plus excerpts of repertory works from renowned master choreographers. In the 2016 season, students will learn and perform a work by Robert Battle, Artistic Director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and former Artistic Director of Battleworks Dance Company.
Upcoming Season 2016
YDC Enters its 3rd Decade
2016 Season Dates: June 29-August 6, 2016
2016 Performance Tour
– Tues. July 26, 2PM
3901 Fieldston Rd, Bronx NY 10471
– Weds. July 27, 1PM
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts at LIU Brooklyn
On Flatbush Avenue between DeKalb Avenue and Willoughby Street
1 University Plaza, Brooklyn NY 11201
– Thurs. July 28, 2PM
2537 Broadway at 95th Street, NYC 1025
– Fri. July 29, 7PM
1395 Lexington Ave. at 92nd St, NYC 10128
-Sat. July 30, 2pm Dancing the Art, 2:30PM Performance
Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd. Long Island City, Queens 11106
-Tues. Aug 2, 2PM
The Riverside Church Theater
490 Riverside Drive, NYC 10027
-Weds. Aug 3, 2PM
The Flamboyan Theater located at The Clemente
107 Suffolk Street, NYC 10002
Gala Finale Concert
Friday, August 5, 7:30 PM
The Rose Nagelberg Theater at Baruch Performing Arts Center
55 Lexington Ave. at 25th Street
Manhattan, NY 10010
Contributions, in the form of checks made out to Young Dancemakers Company, are gratefully accepted.
Check out our feature on NY 1
An exciting new YDC initiative was launched in December 2011
The Professional Opportunities Project: POP
Two YDC student choreographers were selected to set their 2011 YDC works on six professional dancers of the José Limón Dance Company. This unique project, created in collaboration with the Limón Institute, was given a public performance for a packed audience on December 3, 2011.
MORE TO COME…..!
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