Nominate a Champion and Unsung Hero! Deadline is Feb 16, 2016

Boston Dance Alliance’s 2016 Gala is coming up this spring…

which means it is time for you to nominate the 2016 Dr. Michael Shannon Dance Champion!


The Dr. Michael Shannon Dance Champion Award, created in 2004, recognizes a member of the metropolitan Boston dance community over the age of 60 who has made a great contribution to Boston’s dance landscape and whose body of work constitutes a significant legacy.

Check out our distinguished former awardees 

And this year BDA is adding a new award, the Unsung Hero Award!

The Boston Dance Alliance Unsung Hero Award, inaugurated in 2016, recognizes a person whose behind the scenes work with dance and dancers through music, design, administration, or other aspect of collaboration has made a significant contribution to the vitality of the Boston dance scene.  There is no age limit for this award!
Nominations are open to all.  Limit three nominations per award.

Deadline is Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Click here to submit your nominations