New York City has a new way to explore its vibrant and diverse dance scene: Inside New York City Dance with Ashani Mfuko, airing Fridays, 10:30pm EST on Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Culture Channel (Time Warner Cable 67 | RCN 85 | FiOS 36).
|Ashani Mfuko (r) with ballet dancer and blogger Taylor Gordon|
Mfuko's program will feature in-depth interviews, health and wellness tips and the latest dance industry news. In addition, Inside New York City Dance will soon launch an iPhone/iPad app, and the show will be available for streaming live online at http://mnn.org. (Simply click on the “Culture Channel” link.)
The first season will spotlight the Bessie Awards, the Joffrey Ballet School, Ailey II, The Dance Theatre of Harlem, Full Circle Soul Productions at Lincoln Center (Lincoln Center Out Of Doors), The Hip-Hop Dance Conservatory, The Ladies of Hip-Hop Festival, Taylor Gordon (professional ballet dancer and member of Exit 12 Dance Company), The Young Choreographer’s Festival, Dr. Linda Hamilton (Dance Magazine columnist and clinical psychologist specializing in wellness for performers) and more.
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