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HUGE SUPPORT FOR DANCE FROM THE BOSTON FOUNDATION

Sep 1, 2016

BDA is gratified by unprecedented support being offered to small dance organizations and dance makers by The Boston Foundation. Next Steps for Boston Dance launches today and Live Arts Boston (LAB) launches September 30. Next Steps for Boston Dance, a partnership between the Boston Foundation and the Aliad Fund, supports Greater Boston choreographers creating original…

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Register NOW for the BDA Open Call Audition

Aug 3, 2016

Join us when 100 dancers and 40 choreographers enjoy a day of free classes and hiring opportunities! The Boston Dance Alliance Open Call Audition is  Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Brookline High School. Auditions are led by an all-star cast of teachers: Erica Cornejo for ballet, Tommy Neblett for modern/contemporary, Billy McLaughlin for jazz, and…

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Follow BDA on Instagram!

Jul 25, 2016

Have you heard the news? BDA is now on Instagram! We are going to be posting about events and workshops around town, dancers from the area, and much much more! You can follow us @bostondanceall and be sure to keep your eyes peeled for our contests and giveaways!

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The Boston Foundation Supports BDA!

Jun 23, 2016

As our fiscal year end draws near, we are delighted to be able to announce that Boston Dance Alliance just received a generous unrestricted grant from The Boston Foundation to support our many programs and services to support  dance across our community. We deeply appreciate their continued confidence in our mission. Join us by becoming a member! Our special…

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Amazing Energy at Wheels UP!

Jun 16, 2016

Boston Dance Alliance launched its dance and disability initiative with Wheels UP! on June 15 and the gathering was wonderful: inspiring, thoughtful and open-hearted, with people from different backgrounds, abilities and disciplines sharing their stories, advice and wild dreams for a world where dance is enjoyed by everyone regardless of disabilities. Wheels Up New England…

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Bargain premium membership until June 30!

May 31, 2016

If you’re not yet a BDA member, now is the time to take advantage of a special $5 off for Premium Individual membership, which also gets you 2-for-1 theatre ticket offers from Stage Source. Purchase your Premium membership through our site, and the payment page will automatically prompt you to pay $60 rather than $65. But act…

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Raise the Floor! Launched to Great Success!

May 1, 2016

Boston Dance Alliance’s newest program, Raise the Floor! which will give the Boston Public Schools free, turn-key rentals of our wonderful portable dance floor complete with transportation, installation, inspection and return to our storage unit, was launched at the 2016 BDA Gala to great success. Thanks to our generous donors, we surpassed a $5,000 challenge grant! Executive…

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Get Your Gala Tickets NOW!

Apr 7, 2016

Excitement is building as we wrap up plans for the April 21, 2016 BDA Gala and we want you to be there! Be inspired by BDA Retreat and Rehearsal Fellows Peter DiMuro/Public Displays of Motion and Aparna Sindhoor‘s Navarasa Dance Theatre Be transported by the classical Indian dance of honoree Neena Gulati‘s Triveni Dance Theatre…

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South Asian community celebrates Gulati honor

Apr 1, 2016

Boston Dance Alliance’s honor to Neena Gulati was featured in this week’s India New England News. We’re pleased to be part of that community conversation.   Do you have YOUR tickets yet? [apologies for the mysteriously cropped smile, click through to the entire article to see Neena’s complete expression!] Boston Dance Alliance to Honor Neena Gulati on…

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Got Your Tickets for the BDA Gala Yet?

Mar 22, 2016

With just a month to go, it’s time to order your tickets for spring’s favorite event, the Boston Dance Alliance’s 2016 Gala! This year we honor two very special people, pioneering classical Indian dance teacher Neena Gulati as the Dr. Michael Shannon Dance Champion, and the late, beloved dance administrator, teacher and raconteur J. Allen…

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