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EXCLUSIVE TO NYC MANIA®! DANCE AFTER DARK will exceed all expectations! Join us for this exhilarating event featuring master classes and inspiration from NYC’s most talented choreographers and influencers,as well as a community to engage with one another. Each attendee will feel motivated, educated, and empowered to find their artistic self, leaving them with an unforgettable experience and thirst for more.REGISTER NOW
FRIDAY, JANUARY 26
Happy Hour Just Got Hotter!
Join us as we welcome talent from all around the country…as well as our own Backyard.. NYC! Kicking off DANCE AFTER DARK we have SayQuon Keys offering B’More Afro Fusion, followed by our Southern Hip Hop Mama, Allison Lilly doing her signature Hip Hop ReDefined! Keep that energy flowing as NYC’s very own Antboogie takes the stage with his Urban Hip-Hop, and then you will need to dig deep for the finale, that will be a long awaited collaboration between premiere choreographers Kendra Kemerley and Calvin Wiley that will feature a Jazz fusion of K’motion Dance and Calvinography.
THIS JUST IN: We are beyond excited that Calvin Wiley, one of NYC’s elite choreographers, will be collaborating with Kendra Kemerley for an unforgettable “team teach” presentation on Friday evening, January 26th from 8:45-10:15pm at DANCE AFTER DARK! Join us as they blend their amazing talents that is sure to be a finale we won’t ever forget! Bring out your inner Dance Diva!!
Bringing Baltimore to NYC, Quon’s Hip-Hop dance choreography contains explosive moves, high energy and fast footwork that will keep you asking for more. B’MORE also has its own sound/style of music to go along with its unique dance, and is one of the first methods to introduce club music to the mainstream!
Born and raised in Baltimore, SayQuon Keys has been dancing since the young age of 5. Quon currently resides in Los Angeles where he continues to study dance and teach choreography. His client roster includes FERGIE & The Black Eyed Peas, and he has danced for the PussyCat Dolls, Britney Spears, Omarion, and more! Quon has just launched his new company ‘JUSBMORE’ which has him teaching workshops featuring his B-More style of dance all over the world. He has toured Asia, Israel, Australia, Europe and more. MORE VIDEOS
Allison brings her industry style hip hop class from North Carolina! “Hip Hop ReDefined” is a performance class, created by Allison, that includes choreography paired with hits from the hottest playlists. The emphasis of this class focuses on FUN! Bring your fierce attitude and get ready to work that dance floor like you own it… Because you do!
Allison Lilly is a lead choreographer for NC Dance District, a Master Fitness Instructor at the YMCA in Charlotte NC and a national presenter. She has recently been featured in several ShaunT IG videos, on Shaun T’s podcast, and assisted as a backup dancer for ShaunT. Allison presents and manages the stage for NC Fitness Expo, has presented at ECA Fitness conventions and choreographs/performs for NC Dance District Project Full Out Choreographer Showcase. Allison is also certified in cycle, pilates, CIZE, and deep water athletic conditioning. MORE VIDEOS
URBAN HIP-HOP with Anthony Rue II aka ‘ANTBOOGIE’
Personal style and expression is all you will need in this signature hip-hop class. Urban Hip-hop brings a combination of street-style dance with musicality that explores different rhythms and beats. This is your chance to perfect your moves while having fun!
‘AntBoogie’ was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and graduated from Laguardia High School of the Performing Arts. While excelling in classically trained dance, his mom exposed him to funk, soul, and the rise of Hip-Hop music. His credits include: collaborations with Madonna, Jay-Z , P.Diddy, Omarion, Alicia Keys, Mario, 3LW , and Ryan Leslie. Movie credits include: Honey, Dream Girls, Walk Hard, and Notorious B.I.G. In 2012 he launched Urban Dance League (UDL), a professional sports league of organized street-dance competitions and showcases. MORE VIDEOS
K’MOTION DANCE – JAZZ FUSION with Kendra Kemerley & Calvin Wiley
A collaboration between premiere choreographers Kendra Kemerley and Calvin Wiley that will feature a Jazz fusion of K’motion Dance and Calvinography. JAZZ FUSION class blends traditional jazz techniques with contemporary and/or street dance styles. Set to an invigorating playlist, her add-on style choreography combines creative and dynamic movements focusing on musicality, physicality, and self-expression. K’Motion Dance: Jazz Fusion offers an experience that will encourage and inspire students not just within — but beyond the class.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 27
Saturday Night Fever!
Marcus Cobb kicks this special night off with high energy Hip Hop Powerhouse, that will leave you craving more! Its more you will get with a hot and sweaty party called Swagger with Katie Haggerty, that brings sassy and sexy all in one. Dance After Dark will finish strong with NYC’s Miles Keeney Jazz Funk master class, bring your confidence and the rest will take care of itself! Class to be continued at the nearest Night Club.
Marcus will perform high energy combos to the most exciting playlist of hits! This combination of footwork, power, and energetic dance sequences, will leave you exhilarated and ready to perform. Whether it’s the stage, dance floor, or club, these moves will have everyone craving more!
Marcus Cobb was introduced to the entertainment industry shortly after receiving his B.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences at North Carolina A&T State University. He has worked with renowned choreographers, such as, Tanisha Scott, Rich & Tone Talauega, Luam Keflezgy, and Jermaine Browne. Credits include Jennifer Hudson, Mariah Carey, Daddy Yankee, Jidenna, Rihanna, Salt n Pepa, Katy Perry, and a few others. MORE VIDEOS
This hot and sweaty party calls for you to bring your personal style to the dance floor. Explore creating a simple, easy to follow hip hop routine, through intricate add-on choreography, that will unleash your swagger. There’s only one rule in this class: bring it!
Katie Haggerty has become a popular member of the professional fitness industry through her unique brand and delivery. She is the National Innovation Program Manager and co-creator of Warrior Sculpt and LifeBarre. She is a presenter at multiple national fitness conferences, specializing in yoga, dance, step and motivational speaking, and has been awarded the 2014 EMPOWER! Fitness Conference Female Presenter of the Year. She holds a BA in Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota and is ACE certified. MORE VIDEOS
Leave your inhibitions at the door! Miles’ master class is choreography-based and draws from hip hop, jazz, and contemporary movement. It is full body and all out and encourages the dancer to tap into a higher level of performance quality. Boldness and confidence is the name of the game!
Miles Keeney is a NYC based dancer choreographer and dance teacher. He has worked commercially on both coasts for artists like Silentó, Jason Derulo, and many more. Miles teaches incredibly popular jazz funk classes three times per week in Manhattan and is represented by MSA talent agency. MORE VIDEOS