2014 JUNE

Broadway Dance’s Big Night: The Astaire Awards

  • by Chippendales | June 11th, 2014

The Tony Awards (airing this Sunday night!) recognize a lot of Broadway talent: actors, directors, sound designers, lighting designers, writers, composers, and our favorites, choreographers. But we all know that the true muscle behind every amazing musical is the dancers. And they rarely get Tony nominations. (Unless they happen to be the fabulous Karine Plantadit, who earned [...]

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After Midnight Sweeps Top Honors at Astaire Awards

  • by Chippendales | June 4th, 2014

The Best of Broadway Dance Takes Center Stage at the 2014 Fred and Adele Astaire Awards The new Broadway musical revue After Midnight, a swirling medley of music and dance inspired by Duke Ellington’s years at the Cotton Club, swept all four categories at the 2014 Fred and Adele Astaire Awards, which were presented June [...]

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Fred & Adele Astaire Awards

  • by Chippendales | June 4th, 2014

June 4, 2014 Theaterpizzaz.com NY Theater News : Joel Benjamin Photos: Miriam Spritzer        Video: Magda Katz The Fred & Adele Astaire Awards which has celebrated excellence in dance since 1982 handed out its awards in a ceremony/performance at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in Greenwich Village on June 2nd. An [...]

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