Dance

The Alvin Ailey dancers perform Synthesism II at Lincoln Center on June 11, 2014 in New York City. (Credit: Getty Images)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Back At Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Modern dance returns to Lincoln Center this month. The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater runs through June 22. It’s the renowned dance company’s second year performing at the iconic venue. MORE: Info […]

06/15/2014

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5 Great Dance Studios In New York City

Think you can’t dance? Head to one of the city’s best dance studios, and let the teachers show you otherwise. All offer instruction in the art of moving your body masterfully and majestically, for beginners and experts alike.

10/28/2013

Manhattan Bridge Dance Party

Manhattan Bridge Walkway Turns Into Nightclub For Overnight Party

The foot path on the Manhattan Bridge turned into a sizzling nightclub for a while Saturday night, until police broke it up and arrested three people.

08/11/2013

6.11.13 Savion Glover

Savion Glover Tap Dances On The Couch

Internationally acclaimed tap dance virtuoso Savion Glover will be returning to New York City’s Joyce Theater for a limited run of his new show, Savion Glover’s STePz.

06/11/2013

Alex Denis Dance Africa

Mobile Couch: Meet The DanceAfrica Dancers

A Memorial Day weekend tradition, DanceAfrica returns for the 36th year with dance, music, art, film, and community events-and featuring the beloved DanceAfrica outdoor bazaar.

05/24/2013

3.4.13 Ballet Dancer

Black Ballerinas Address The Issue Of Race In Ballet World

American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland and dance theater of Harlem artistic director Virginia Johnson have made a name for themselves in the world of ballet. They are taking part in a panel discussion titled Black Swans: Black Women in Classical Ballet.

03/04/2013

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The 5 Best Dance Studios In New York

New York City is synonymous with theater and the performing arts. Check out this distilled list of the best dance studios the city has to offer.

04/23/2012

Mbarek Lafrem is escorted by officials after being charged with brutally beating a woman at the Social Bar in Midtown after she allegedly rejected his advances Friday, March 12,  2010. (AP Photo/David Karp)

Mbarek Lafrem Pleads Guilty To Beating Nurse In Bathroom Of Midtown Pub Social

The Moroccan-born Lafrem and the woman, a nurse, crossed paths at a Manhattan bar in March 2010. He lived in Norwood, Pa., but was working in Manhattan.

07/19/2011

Eleanor Jackson of La Roux performs at the Glastonbury Festival on June 25, 2010, in Glastonbury, England. (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Last.fm Trends: La Roux Goes In For The Kill At Grammys

Dance might not be well represented at the Grammys, but the category is usually filled with heavy hitters. Last year’s titanic Lady Gaga could face a little competition this time around. Last.fm Trends finds out who might topple the pop princess.

CBS New York–01/24/2011

Radio City Rockette Danelle Morgan (center)

Dreams Of Dance Lead Jersey Girl To The Rockettes

After years of lessons, hard work and learning how to flow, fly and defy gravity, Morgan made it onto one of the most spectacular seasonal stages of all as a Radio City Rockette at the Radio City Music Hall.

12/23/2010

CityKids offers a variety of classes that teach your child the basic elements of dance while still allowing your child to express themselves. (Credit: www.letsdancebrooklyn.com)

NYC’s Best Gymnastics And Dance Classes

Are you a dancer? Is your child a tumbler? Check out these NYC resources.

CBS New York–11/19/2010