Thanks Cleveland for an unbelievable weekend of dancing! You ALL had an amazing level of energy and artistry both onstage and in classes at WCDE. Loved every moment!! Keep up the great work!
Happy New Year from all of us at WCDE! Thank you all for your support and we hope to see you in 2016!
Look out for WCDE’s fabulous hip-hop teacher, Tre Holloway, in the upcoming television production of The Wiz LIVE. He has been working on the production in NYC for quite some time, and we will finally get to see it tomorrow!
It airs December 3rd( Thursday) @8pm eastern on NBC!
He is the assistant choreographer, and in the show as a performer as well. Look for him in “He’s The Wiz” (Munchkin), and “You Can’t Win” (Crow).
A huge THANK YOU to everyone who came out to dance with WCDE in MOBILE, AL! The talent and energy was absolutely AMAZING! It was our last tour city of 2015, and it sure was a special one! Thanks again to all of the wonderful dancers, teachers and parents for all of your support! Happy Holidays and Happy New Year to all!:)
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WCDE is excited to announce that Reed Kelly will be joining our faculty for our 2015-2016 season. Reed is an amazing performer and teacher, and has appeared on Broadway in shows such as Wicked, The Addams Family, Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark and more! He has also worked with artists such as Jennifer Hudson, Cher, Elton John and Justin Timberlake. Reed was also a fan-favorite competitor last season on CBS’s “Survivor”; where he starved, strategized, and overcame the elements in the jungles of Nicaragua. Catch him in some of our cities this coming season! It’s going to be a spectacular 20th anniversary season!!
West Coast Dance Explosion’s is excited to announce the Fuzion Dance Company members for 2015-2016! Congratulations dancers! Looking forward to working with all of you during the company’s debut season!
Olivia Taylor Whyte
West Coast Dance Explosion is thrilled to announce our special-guest recording artist for THE FINAL SHOWDOWN 2015…Tony & Grammy Award winner- HEATHER HEADLEY! She has starred on Broadway in shows such as The Lion King & Aida, the latter of which she took home the Tony for Best Actress in a Musical. She has had several hit albums, and her most recent studio album, “Audience Of One” won a Grammy for Best Contemporary R & B album. She was recently star of The Bodyguard: A New Musical in London’s West End, in which her soaring voice was featured-playing the role of Rachel. (Whitney Houston’s character in the movie version). We can’t wait to see her perform on stage at the GALA. She will even light up the stage in a production number with all of WCDE’s Elite dancers! Can’t wait!!
The FINAL SHOWDOWN 2015 is just around the corner and we are excited to announce that we have a very talented dancer and teacher joining the West Coast Dance Explosion faculty! Scott Myrick is one of the hottest young dancers in the industry today, having been Taylor Swifts right hand man on her RED tour, and is currently dancing on his second world tour with Katy Perry! He has performed on TV shows such as the Grammys, Billboard Awards, American Music Awards, GLEE, Dancing With The Stars and more. Get ready for some awesome classes with Scott and the WCDE faculty at the FINAL SHOWDOWN! It’s going to be an incredible event!!
Excited to announce that Nick Bowman will be joining WCDE at The Final Showdown this summer in Las Vegas! Looking forward to welcoming him back to the WCDE family. Until then, he is quite busy with his group Rhythmic Circus on America’s Got Talent. They are such a talented group of performers! Let’s all support Nick & Rhythmic Circus on the show… Go Nick!!