Dance New Amsterdam Launches Summer Youth Program, Plus A Dynamic NYC Dancer,Tonight on The Kiner Hour

Tonight on the Kiner Hour – Let’s Talk Dance with Ashani Mfuko, learn all about Dance New Amsterdam’s new Summer Youth program, and get to know a phenomenal, young professional dancer and dance writer named, Taylor Gordon.

Taylor Gordon, Professional Dancer/ Dance Writer

Taylor Gordon has been featured in the NY Times, and the Huffington Post, and has danced with The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Exit 12 Dance Company, Rebecca Kelly Ballet, Ballet for Young Audiences, Albano Ballet, New American Youth Ballet, Untitled|Collective, Push Factor Dance Company, and in numerous other performances around NYC. She trained at Boston Ballet, The Rock School of Pennsylvania Ballet, and Ballet Academy East NYC (performing as a student with each respective major company), with summers at ABT and Miami City Ballet. Taylor is also a freelance writer and received a BA in Communication Arts and Masters Degree in Publishing by age 20. She has written for Dance Teacher, Pointe, Dancer Magazine, movmnt, M Life Magazine, Quick & Simple,, and has interned at places like The New Yorker. She is a certified Pilates instructor.

Dance New Amsterdam Photo

Dance New Amsterdam has just launched their new, Summer Youth Program. This will be the first time that DNA has offered programs for youth and their new School for Education of Emerging Dancers will commence with a unique summer offering for kids and continue to take shape into the fall.   The youth program is already a success with a group from Canada selling out one of the 5 weekends.

Learn more about this program tonight on The Kiner Hour, with Special Guests, Martha Chapman, Board Member and Ballet Faculty, and Anne Merrick, Program Coordinator.

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