NYC Updates

  • update-thumbnail 12/06/2019 FROZEN - National Tour Happy Opening Night to our fabulous #blocstars Michael Milkanin, Caelan Creaser, Jessie Peltier and Natalie Wisdom! The National Tour of FROZEN opens tonight in LA!
  • update-thumbnail 12/06/2019 KISS ME KATE - Arts Center of Coastal Carolina Another Openin', Another Show! Congratulations to Julia Hemp who opened KISS ME, KATE! tonight at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina!
  • update-thumbnail 12/06/2019 THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL - SEASON 3 Season 3 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is streaming now on Amazon Prime! Choreography by the incomparable Marguerite Derricks & featuring #blocSTARS Jo Ellen Pellman, Dee Tomasetta, Meghan Manning, Blake Zelesnikar, Lonni Olson, Alexander Cruz, Charlotte McKinley, Megan McLaughlin, Libby Lloyd, Alexis Roberts, Melissa Becraft, Michael Graceffa, Sasha Hollinger, Robert Vail, Kayla Cruz, Katherine Diaz, Kiana Rodriguez, and Devin Richey.
  • update-thumbnail 12/05/2019 JAGGED LITTLE PILL - Broadway Congratulations to Associate Choreographer Marc Kimelman on the Broadway opening of JAGGED LITTLE PILL! You Oughta Know it's going to be a hit!
  • update-thumbnail 11/27/2019 THANKSGIVING OFFICE HOURS bloc NYC will be closing early today Wednesday, November 27th @ 2:00pm and will remain closed through the holiday weekend. Regular office hours resume Monday, December 2nd. Have a fun and safe Thanksgiving!!
  • update-thumbnail 11/25/2019 THE PROM - Netflix From #blocSTAR to MOVIE STAR! A HUGE congratulations to Jo Ellen Pellman who leads the star-studded cast of Ryan Murphy's feature adaptation of THE PROM, coming to Netflix Fall 2020. We're so incredibly proud!
  • update-thumbnail 11/25/2019 CINDERELLA - Paper Mill Playhouse Happy Opening to #blocstar Monica Cioffi who opening CINDERELLA at Paper Mill Playhouse last night!
  • update-thumbnail 11/13/2019 EVITA - New York City Center On This Night of a Thousand Stars, congratulations to the fabulous Alexander Cruz and Fabio Angelo on opening EVITA at New York City Center!
  • update-thumbnail 11/13/2019 NEWSIES - Arena Stage Shout out to Matthew Davies and Bridget Riley who open NEWSIES tonight at Arena Stage in DC. Break a leg #blocstars!
  • update-thumbnail 11/13/2019 RAISIN IN THE SUN - Bay Street Theatre Congratulations to #blocstars Joe Pallister and Chauncy Thomas who opened RAISIN IN THE SUN at Bay Street Theatre yesterday!
  • update-thumbnail 11/07/2019 TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL - Broadway She's Simply the Best! A HUGE congratulations to #blocstar Holli Conway, who makes her BROADWAY DEBUT tonight in TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL! Break a leg, Holli!
  • update-thumbnail 11/06/2019 MEAN GIRLS - Broadway There's a new girl at North Shore High! Congratulations to the fabulous Sasha Hollinger who recently joined the company of MEAN GIRLS on Broadway!
  • update-thumbnail 11/06/2019 TESTMATCH - American Conservatory Theatre Happy Opening to #blocstar Lipica Shah, who opens the World-Premiere of TESTMATCH tonight at the American Conservatory Theatre. Break a leg!
  • update-thumbnail 11/06/2019 EINSTEIN'S DREAMS - 59E59 Congraulations to #blocstar Tess Primack on opening EINSTEIN'S DREAMS at 59E59!
  • update-thumbnail 11/05/2019 MODERN LOVE Modern Love is out now on Amazon Prime! Keep your eyes peeled for Marissa Rosen, Matthew Wiercinski and Nick Sanchez!
  • update-thumbnail 11/04/2019 A CHORUS LINE - Signature Theatre Happy Opening! Congratulations to Associate Choreographer, John T. Wolfe and Joshua Buscher, who plays Larry, in A CHORUS LINE at Signature Theatre in DC. A 5, 6, 7, 8!
  • update-thumbnail 11/04/2019 SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE - COLDPLAY Check out the Coldplay "Orphans" performance on Saturday Night Live! Choreographer Tanisha Scott, Assistant Choreographer Jordan Rafko and featuring blocSTARS Joel Ingram, Tiernan Tunnicliffe, Seth Danner, Alia Hodge, Darius Jordan Lee, Justine Vasquez, Gio Velez Rodriguez, and Erika Naranjo.
  • update-thumbnail 10/28/2019 PANAMA HATTIE - The York Theatre Company Congratulations to #blocstar Anita Welch who opened PANAMA HATTIE at The York Theatre Company this past weekend! You go, girl!
  • update-thumbnail 10/23/2019 SCOTLAND, PA - Roundabout Happy Opening Night to Alanna Saunders and Evan Daves, who open SCOTLAND, PA, Off-Broadway tonight! 
  • update-thumbnail 10/22/2019 A BRONX TALE - National Tour Happy Opening Night to A Bronx Tale National tour! Restaged by #blocstar Brittany Conigatti with Assistant Choreographer and #blocstar Monica Cioffi!
  • update-thumbnail 10/22/2019 HOT SHOE SHUFFLE - The Wick He's "step, ball, changing" into his run! Congrats to Thomas Sutter on the opening of HOT SHOE SHUFFLE at The Wick!
  • update-thumbnail 10/22/2019 SOFT POWER - The Public Congratulations to #blocstar Geena Quintos who is currently feautred in SOFT POWER at The Public Theatre!
  • update-thumbnail 10/22/2019 ONCE ON THIS ISLAND - National Tour We dance!! To the National Tour of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. Shout out to #blocstar Alex Grayson!
  • update-thumbnail 10/22/2019 WEST SIDE STORY - NC Theatre Congratulations to Corey Rives, who opening West Side Story at NC Theatre this past week!
  • update-thumbnail 10/11/2019 INSATIABLE - Season Two Season two of INSATIABLE premieres today on NETFLIX featuring #blocstar Candace Maxwell in episode 205! Can't wait to Netflix binge this weekend!
  • update-thumbnail 10/11/2019 JERSEY BOYS - National Tour JERSEY BOYS National Tour opens tonight in CT featuring #blocSTAR Amy Weaver as Francine. Break a leg, Amy!
  • update-thumbnail 10/11/2019 SPRING AWAKENING - Theatre Under The Stars Congratulations to #blocstar Alex Vinh who opened SPRING AWAKENING at Theatre Under the Stars!
  • update-thumbnail 10/09/2019 FOOTLOOSE - Kennedy Center Congratulations to Tiernan Tunnicliffe and Jess LeProtto who open FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center tonight! Dance is Not a Crime, especially when you're a #blocstar!
  • update-thumbnail 10/07/2019 THE WRONG MAN - MCC THE WRONG MAN opens TONIGHT Off-Broadway featuring our very own blocSTARS: Choreographer Travis Wall, Associate Choreographer Kate Harpootlian, and Libby Lloyd. Congratulations to this fabulous trio on Opening Night! 
  • update-thumbnail 10/07/2019 THE WALKING DEAD - AMC She's back! Season 10 of THE WALKING DEAD premiered last night featuring the return of the one and only Angel Theory as KELLY. Congrats!
  • update-thumbnail 10/07/2019 CHASING RAINBOWS - Paper Mill Playhouse Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Tia Altinay opened CHASING RAINBOWS at Paper Mill Playhouse this past weekend! 
  • update-thumbnail 10/04/2019 RAISING DION - Netflix RAISING DION premieres today on Netflix, featuring #blocSTAR Victor Sho as RASHAD! Congratulations Victor on another great episodic feature this season!
  • update-thumbnail 09/30/2019 DEAR EVAN HANSEN - National Tour #blocSTAR Linedy Genao made her DEAR EVAN HANSEN Nation Tour debut this past weekend as ALANNA in Milwaukee. We're so proud of you, Linedy!
  • update-thumbnail 09/30/2019 INDECENT - Weston Playhouse Congratulations to #blocstar Molly Carden who opened INDECENT at Weston Playhouse this past weekend!
  • update-thumbnail 09/23/2019 BULL - Season 4 Season 4 of BULL premieres on CBS tonight featuring #blocstar Monique St. Cyr! Can't wait to see her face on our screens! Congrats Monique!
  • update-thumbnail 09/23/2019 MEAN GIRLS - National Tour Get in Losers... they're going touring! Congratulations to #blocstars DeShawn Bowens and Blake Zelesnikar who opened the National Tour of MEAN GIRLS this weekend in Buffalo, NY!
  • update-thumbnail 09/23/2019 WEST SIDE STORY - Milwaukee Repertory Theatre Happy Opening Weekend to Jeffrey Michael Kringer featured as Tony, and Devin Richey featured as a Jet in WEST SIDE STORY at Milwaukee Rep!
  • update-thumbnail 09/23/2019 GUYS AND DOLLS - Virginia Stage Company Shout out to Brian Ray Norris, featured at Nathan Detroit in GUYS AND DOLLS at Virginia Stage Company. Break a leg, Brian!
  • update-thumbnail 09/23/2019 A DOLL'S HOUSE PART II - Northern Stage Congratulations to Monique St. Cyr who opened A DOLL'S HOUSE PART II this past weekend at Northern Stage!
  • update-thumbnail 09/21/2019 NATIONAL DANCE DAY 2019 Today is National Dance Day! To celebrate, Bloc NYC donates to the American Dance Movement, an organization whose mission is “to build a healthy community through dance by expanding access to dance and movement, educating about its benefits, and inspiring generations of dance enthusiasts.” Get out there and find some time to dance today! #blocishot
  • update-thumbnail 09/20/2019 BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL - Goodspeed Musicals Congratulations to #blocstar Marc Kimelman, choreographer of BILLY ELLIOT: THE MUSICAL at Goodspeed Musicals! Happy Opening Night!
  • update-thumbnail 09/18/2019 EVITA - Fulton Theatre Congratulations to #blocstars Alan Mendez, Antony Sanchez and Matthew Varvar who open EVITA tomorrow at the Fulton Theater!!
  • update-thumbnail 09/18/2019 BECOMING NANCY - Alliance Theatre Happy Opening Night to #blocstar Nicole Medoro, who opens BECOMING NANCY at Alliance Theatre tonight! Break a leg Nicole!
  • update-thumbnail 09/18/2019 KINKY BOOTS - Ogunquit Playhouse A special shout-out to Michael Milkanin featured as the Associate Choreographer on Kinky Boots at Ogunquit Playhouse. Congrats Michael!
  • update-thumbnail 09/18/2019 MADONNA: MADAME X TOUR Congraulations to #blocSTAR Loic Mabanza who kicked off his THIRD tour with Madonna, THE MADAME X TOUR, yesterday in Brooklyn!
  • update-thumbnail 09/12/2019 THE DEUCE - Season 3 Premiere Congratulations to our four stellar #blocstars featured throughout this upcoming season of THE DEUCE on HBO. Look out for Jo Ellen Pellman, Tim Capodice, Victor Sho and Tara Nicolas coming soon!
  • update-thumbnail 09/06/2019 ANGELS IN AMERICA: PARTS ONE AND TWO - The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis A HUGE congratulations to Ben Cherry who opens ANGELS IN AMERICA: PARTS ONE AND TWO tonight at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis! Break a leg Ben!
  • update-thumbnail 09/06/2019 IN THE HEIGHTS - Portland Center Stage Happy Opening Night to #blocstar Alexander Cruz, who opens IN THE HEIGHTS at Portland Center Stage tonight!
  • update-thumbnail 09/06/2019 YASMINA'S NECKLACE - Premiere Stages Congrats to Eliud Kauffman on opening YASMINA'S NECKLACE at Premiere Stages!
  • update-thumbnail 09/06/2019 AGENT PROVOCATEUR | The World of AP It's #FierceFriday with this new Agent Provocateur commercial Choreographed by the fabulous Danielle Polanco with Assistant Choreographers Marlyn Ortiz & Tenile Jimenez
  • update-thumbnail 08/30/2019 LABOR DAY OFFICE CLOSURE In observance of Labor Day our office will be closing early Friday, August 30th @ 2:00pm and will remain closed through the holiday weekend. Regular hours resume Tuesday, September 3rd.
  • update-thumbnail 08/29/2019 VMA's: BEST HIP HOP VIDEO - Cardi B "Money" A huge congratulations to #blocSTAR Tanisha Scott who choreographed Cardi B's "Money" music video, which won "Best Hip Hop Video" at the MTV Video Music Awards!
  • update-thumbnail 08/28/2019 ALADDIN - National Tour It's a Whole New TOUR now that Carissa Fiorillo has joined the National Tour of ALADDIN! Congratulations Carissa!
  • update-thumbnail 08/28/2019 KINKY BOOTS - The Gateways Congratulations to our fabulous #blocstar Kyle White, who opens KINKY BOOTS tonight at The Gateways!
  • update-thumbnail 08/28/2019 CABARET - Olney Theatre Center Happy Opening Night to the Olney Theatre Center's production of CABARET featuring #blocSTAR Bridget Riley!
  • update-thumbnail 08/26/2019 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS 2019 Shout out to all of our Choreographers & Dancers for their work on the 2019 VMAS: Kyeema Mizell, Natalie Bebko, Emily Imagna, Alex Imagna, Alex Clark, Sade Keinu, Jennifer Bermeo, Amandy Fernandez, Kat Diaz, Alexis Roberts, Deijah Robinson, Erika Naranjo, Nicolette Alberti, Alex Wong, Billy Cohen, Bri Porter, Frankie Gordils, Jessica Castro, Jonny Cohen, Kenny Bermudez, Mathie Forget, Najla Gilliam, Nasir Chasse, Sabra Bailey, Shernita Anderson, Theresa Stone, Chris Rivera, Karlito Cineas, Diana Matos, Raphael Thomas, Natsuki Miya, Le'Ana Hill, Antonio Hudnell, Amari Marshall, Noel Frias, Dexter Mayfield, Kyndall Harris, Taylor Hatala, Deanna Jenkins, Kayla Zimmerman, Soraya Lundy, Noah Catala, Jullisa Bond, Julleah Bond, Ebboni Young, and Marcus Cobb! #blocishot
  • update-thumbnail 08/26/2019 FRENCH MONTANA - GMA French Montana hit up GMA for their summer concert series! He performed some of his hits including "Unforgettable" and "All The Way Up"! Check out choreography by Tia Rivera and with dancer Katherine Diaz!
  • update-thumbnail 08/21/2019 THE WRONG MAN - MCC Casting Announcement! THE WRONG MAN at MCC Theatre will be choreographed by #blocstar Travis Wall, and also feature #blocstars Kate Harpootlian as Associate Choreographer and Libby Lloyd as ensemble. Congratulations to all!
  • update-thumbnail 08/19/2019 FULLY COMMITTED - Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre One Actor, 40 Characters?! Congratulations to the inimitable Sean Bell who opened FULLY COMMITTED this past weekend at Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre! We're so proud.
  • update-thumbnail 08/19/2019 WEST SIDE STORY - IHI StageAround Tokyo Happy Opening Night to WEST SIDE STORY IHI STAGEAROUND TOYKO featuring #blocSTARS Sonya Balsara as Maria, Adriana Negron as Anita and Tyler Zydel as a shark!
  • update-thumbnail 08/16/2019 SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - Theatre By The Sea Congratulations to #blocSTAR Maya Kazzaz who opens SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER tonight at Theatre By The Sea!
  • update-thumbnail 08/12/2019 OKLAHOMA! - Broadway Congratulations to our fabulous #blocstar Coral Dolphin who made her Broadway debut and joined the company of OKLAHOMA! this past week at CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE! OK girl!
  • update-thumbnail 08/09/2019 THE KITCHEN The Kitchen feature film comes out in theatres everywhere today! Keep your eyes peeled for Choreography by John Carrafa, Featured Dancer Loic Mabanza and #blocSTARS Shernita Anderson, Deva Huggins, Alexis Roberts, Mathieu Forget, and Joaquim De Santana
  • update-thumbnail 08/07/2019 AIN'T TOO PROUD - Broadway This is not in our Imagination, Correy West joins the Broadway company of AIN'T TOO PROUD: The Life and Times of The Temptations today at the Imperial Theatre!
  • update-thumbnail 08/07/2019 CATCH ME IF YOU CAN - New London Theater Barn Congratulations to Jeffrey Michael Kringer who opens CATCH ME IF YOU CAN tonight at New London Theatre Barn in New Hampshire!
  • update-thumbnail 08/01/2019 BEAUTIFUL - Broadway BROADWAY DEBUT ALERT! A HUGE congratulations to Jacob Heimer, who joins the Broadway company of BEAUTIFUL tonight in the role of BARRY!
  • update-thumbnail 08/01/2019 BAT OUT OF HELL - New York City Center Congratulations to Tiernan Tunnicliffe who opens BAT OUT OF HELL tonight at New York City Center! Break a leg Tiernan!
  • update-thumbnail 07/29/2019 PAINT YOUR WAGON - The Muny Shout out to Michael Milkanin and Matthew Davies who opened PAINT YOUR WAGON at The Muny this past weekend! Congrats #blocstars!
  • update-thumbnail 07/26/2019 PASSING THROUGH - Goodspeed Opera House Congratulations to the stellar Linedy Genao, who opens PASSING THROUGH tonight at Goodspeed Opera House! Break a leg Linedy!
  • update-thumbnail 07/25/2019 MOULIN ROUGE - Broadway Come What May, Come What May, Moulin Rouge is opening today! Congratulations to Choregrapher Sonya Tayeh, Assistant Dance Captain Fred Odgaard and Olutayo Bosede, who makes his Broadway debut tonight! We're so proud of you all, and can't wait to see you shine!
  • update-thumbnail 07/24/2019 ROCK OF AGES - Pittsburgh CLO Congratulations on Opening Night at Pittsburgh CLO to choreographer Stephanie Klemons and the cast & crew of Rock of Ages!!
  • update-thumbnail 07/23/2019 FREDDIE FALLS IN LOVE It's opening night of Al Blackstone's Freddie Falls In Love at the Joyce Theater featuring #blocSTARS Chantelle Good and Marc Cardarelli!