National Dance Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 26, 2017 is National Dance Day.

Dance Day

Leap beautifully in mid-air, pirouette and groove towards the music for Dance Day. Whether it’s a sluggish waltz, a pacey swing, or you’re rocking to your favourite song, it’s about moving the body!

Multicultural Drumming and Dance Day
Multicultural Drumming and Dance Day

The Alaska Native Heritage Center celebrates Multicultural Drumming and Dance Day. Featured performance groups include the Fireweed Dancers, Lepquinm Gumilgit Gogoadim, Mount Susitna Singers and Drummers, the Alaska Native Charter School ...

And the curtains come down gently on 'Amma' Sarabhai
And the curtains come down gently on 'Amma' Sarabhai

I remember inviting her to address the annual World Dance Day celebrations I organise in Delhi. That was in 2007; she was then 88 years old! But what a stunning lecture she delivered, inspiring youth to stay the course and craft their own futures. I ...

Dance Day at Kansas City Ballet
Dance Day at Kansas City Ballet

THE CAMERAMAN WAS OK BUT PROBABLY A LITTLE EMBARRASSED. KISHA: MISTY COPELAND'S RAPID RISE TO THE TOP OF THE BALLET WORLD IS BRINGING NEW DREAMS TO YOUNG BALLERINAS ACROSS THE COUNTRY. HERE IN ...

Five exhilarating dance moves that celebrate the traumas of modernity
Five exhilarating dance moves that celebrate the traumas of modernity

Each year on April 28, the world observes International Dance Day. This day commemorates something few of us would ever deny: the pleasures of dance and the capacity of dance to cross borders. But do we realise that many of the dance forms that ...

April 26, 2017 is also Sense Of Smell Day, Pretzel Day, Richter Scale Day, Hug an Australian Day, Save The Frogs Day