Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

2.29.20
In The Studio with Accent Dance NYC

Dardo Galletto Studios
151 West 46th Street, 11th Floor, New York, New York 10036
7:15 PM


Accent Dance NYC opens their studio doors this winter for an intimate showing of performance excerpts and an all level movement workshop.

Accent Dance NYC, an education and performance initiative that champions learning and communication through dance, presents In the Studio with Accent Dance NYC at the Dardo Galletto Studios on the evening of Saturday, February 29, 2020. In preparation for their Spring season starting on April 9, 2020 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, the company invites the public for an intimate look into the creative process with performance excerpts of works rooted in elements of ballet, contemporary dance, salsa, jazz music, tango, hip hop, and more. Guests will first enjoy a free movement workshop ranging from Street to Salsa for movers of all levels, followed by the free performance, an artist meet-and-greet, and refreshments.


4.9.20
An Evening of Cultural Convergence

Performance at the Ailey Citigroup Theater
405 W. 55th Street, New York, NY 10019.
April 9, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.


An Evening of Cultural Convergence, presents works by award-winning Cuban dance-maker Pedro Ruiz, leading Argentinian tango dancer and choreographer, Dardo Galletto, and the multi-talented choreographer Lucia Jackson. The evening also will include a premiere addressing current socio-political issues. Focused on the erosion, global and domestic, of democratic and constitutional values, the work sheds light on the injustices faced by so many, including children, to whom Accent Dance NYC remains committed. Additional works from the ensemble weave a common thread throughout the program reflecting how cultures intersect, and how diversity, above all, is what brings vitality and spirit to our society


PREVIOUS EVENTS

“Let’s Dance” Fundraiser Raised Money for Educational Programs

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It was a great evening on September 21, 2019 as Accent Dance showcased its educational work (and amazing dancing!) to an enthusiastic crowd, many of whom offered substantial help for our ongoing educational programs.

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Bronx Rising! Performance

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Accent Dance NYC’s performance at Bronx Rising! with James Reese Europe & His Latin Connection, June 15th, 2019. 

Broadway World Showcases Tango Event

Our June 15th event was featured in Broadway World.

The evening will celebrate Army bandleader James Reese Europe, who is credited with introducing U.S audiences to tango during WWI. Accent Dance NYC will present a narrative that explores the evolution of Tango through, lecture, film and dance. 

Poe Center Performance

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