Author Archives: National Dance Week

A Time for Thanks

This is a time a year everyone begins to reflect on friends and family.  A time of sharing our changes and comforts along with seeing some of our favorite smiling faces.  That is how it is for me with the … Continue reading


Empowering Action – Cyberbullying in 2015 by Jessica Starr

Last year, my LA based non-profit dance company MusEffect, inspired audiences to educate themselves during Cyberbullying Awareness Month.  It was through our unique vehicle of raising social awareness addressing a painful topic that is all too familiar in our society … Continue reading


Cat London – The Right Way

Kick for Kindness Anti Bullying campaign is honored and proud to introduce Cat London the creator of the song The Right Way which was the inspiration of the dance video of the same name.  NDWF posted the video on Saturday … Continue reading


Kick for Kindness Opportunities By: Joyce Pennington and Brittany Dolotina, American Dance/Drill Team

Its that time of year again!  The National Dance Week Foundation is proud to sponsor the Kick for Kindness Anti-Bullying Campaign in October and November, where dancers are encouraged to take the lead in standing up against bullying.  We hope … Continue reading

Kick for Kindness

Coast 2 Coast Supports National Dance Week

Hello from “Coast 2 Coast: Dance Across America!” We’re a Not-for-Profit dance organization that travels the country each year during National Dance The C2C Crew consists of Choreographer Louie Perez, Executive Director and Tour DJ Jimmy Lyles, and Illusionist Ryan … Continue reading


It’s Officially Summer by Cathy Graziano NDWF Executive Director

Summer has officially begun and it is time to recharge and relax.  Summertime for most dancers means the recitals are over and dance semesters have ended, it also is the closing of another successful National Dance Week Foundation year.  I … Continue reading


The Power of Dance

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Dance is in the air! by Joyce Pennington NDWF Board Member and owner American Dance/Drill Team

Spring is in the air!  Yes, leaps, turns, high kicks, glitzy costumes, dynamic confetti cannons are lighting up the stages around the country as dance teams are presenting their Spring Shows and studios are preparing for the Recitals.  It is … Continue reading


Dance Mom by Anneliese Wilson NDWF Vice Chair Board Member and owner of ABC for Dance

My mother was a professional dancer and I always swore I wouldn’t be following in her footsteps, funny how things change from when you were 8.  One year I remember asking to take dance with all of my friends at … Continue reading



National Dance Week…..April 24 – May 3 2015.  It is my pleasure especially at times like this to be the Executive Director of such a wonderful and positive non-profit foundation.   Thank to all who have spent time, energy, and … Continue reading