NYC Updates

  • update-thumbnail 02/20/2020 WEST SIDE STORY - Broadway Something's coming, something good. How about 2 Broadway debuts! Congratulations to Bridget Whitman and Kevin Zambrano on OPENING NIGHT of the West Side Story revival. It all begins tonight!
  • update-thumbnail 02/20/2020 UTOPIA FALLS - Hulu Check out Tanisha Scott's choreography on the new episodes of Utopia Falls streaming now on Hulu!
  • update-thumbnail 02/19/2020 MACK AND MABEL - Encores! Happy Opening to #blocstar Maria Briggs who opens MACK AND MABEL on the New York City Center tonight, for Encores!
  • update-thumbnail 02/19/2020 FOR LIFE - Ep. 102 See #blocstar Alexis Suarez on episode 102 of FOR LIFE on ABC!
  • update-thumbnail 02/19/2020 HIGH FIDELITY - Hulu Congratulations to Amelia Windom and Brian McCarthy who are featured in HIGH FIDELITY on Hulu! Now Streaming!
  • update-thumbnail 02/16/2020 Presidents' Day Office Closure Bloc NYC will be closed Monday, February 17th in observance of Presidents' Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, February 18th
  • update-thumbnail 02/13/2020 THE BOLD TYPE - Ep. 403 Shout out to #blocstar Ianne Fields Stewart who slayed as a guest-star on Freeform's THE BOLD TYPE last week! 
  • update-thumbnail 02/13/2020 KATY KEENE - Ep. 102 Catch Candace Maxwell on the newest episode of KATY KEENE premiering tonight on The CW!
  • update-thumbnail 02/13/2020 LAW AND ORDER: SVU - Ep. 21014 Congratulations to Antony Sanchez who is featured tonight on LAW AND ORDER: SVU!
  • update-thumbnail 02/04/2020 LISA LAMPANELLI'S LOSIN' IT - Temple Comedy Series Happy Opening Night to #blocstar Marissa Rosen who opens LISA LAMPANELLI'S LOSIN' IT at Temple Theatre in IA tonight. Break a leg!
  • update-thumbnail 02/04/2020 MISS YOU LIKE HELL - Olney Theatre Congratulations to Carlos Encinias who opened MISS YOU LIKE HELL at The Olney! Have a great run #blocstar!
  • update-thumbnail 02/02/2020 SUPER BOWL LIV HALFTIME SHOW Super Bowl Sunday is finally here!! Don't miss the Pepsi halftime show where blocSTAR Amandy Fernandez will be performing with Jennifer Lopez!! #blocishot
  • update-thumbnail 01/31/2020 HAMILTON - And Peggy! National Tour Congratulations to #blocstar Alex Dreschke who made his debut last night in HAMILTON SAN FRAN! 
  • update-thumbnail 01/29/2020 COMMERCIAL DANCE OPEN CALL AUDITIONS! Saturday, February 15th RWS Studios
    37-12 35th St.
    Long Island City, NY 11101
    (Accessible by N, W, R, M Subway lines)

    10:00am - Female Dancers *Note: Dancers will be typed. MUST bring heels!

    2:30pm - Male Dancers *Note: Dancers will be typed
    We invite you to attend which ever audition time you feel most comfortable with based on your gender identity.

    Please be ready to dance at the audition start time. Bring a headshot/resume stapled together with the following info: Name, age, height, phone number, email address, city where you currently live, & Visa status (for non US citizens).

    **Must be at least 16 years old to audition**
  • update-thumbnail 01/29/2020 THE GRAMMY AWARDS The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards were filled with one amazing performance after another! We loved seeing all of the blocSTARS doing their thing!

    The Jonas Brothers debuted a new song and played their newest hit "What a Man Gotta Do"!
    Choreographer: Jessica Castro
    Dancer: Alex Wong

    Rosalía showed everyone why she's one to watch!
    Dancers: Rob Bynes, Mikey Martinez

    H.E.R. serenaded everyone with her voice and showed off her piano and guitar skills!
    Creative Director and Choreographer: Tanisha Scott
    Musician: Tyler Jackson
  • update-thumbnail 01/28/2020 CATS - National Tour Congratulations to #blocstar Adriana Negron who joined the purrrr-fect company of the CATS National Tour this past weekend!
  • update-thumbnail 01/24/2020 MIDWIVES - George Street Playhouse Congratulations to #blocstar Molly Carden on opening MIDWIVES at George Street Playhouse tonight!
  • update-thumbnail 01/23/2020 SPRING AWAKENING - Roundhouse Theatre Congratulations to Evan Daves, playing Melchoir, in SPRING AWAKENING at Roundhouse Theatre! Happy First Preview!
  • update-thumbnail 01/23/2020 KING LEAR - Northern Stage Happy First Preview to #blocstar Damian Thompson, who plays Edmund in KING LEAR at Northern Stage!
  • update-thumbnail 01/17/2020 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY Bloc NYC will be closed Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. 
  • update-thumbnail 01/17/2020 JONAS BROTHERS - "What A Man Gotta Do" We can't stop dancing to the Jonas Brothers new video "What A Man Gotta Do" Choreographed by the fabulous Jessica Castro!
  • update-thumbnail 01/16/2020 DRACULA - Classic Stage Company Congratulations to Laura Baranik who opens DRACULA tonight at Classic Stage Company. Break a leg, Laura!
  • update-thumbnail 01/16/2020 MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET - Engeman Happy Opening Night to Sam Sherwood, who opens MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at the Engeman tonight!
  • update-thumbnail 01/09/2020 HAMILTON - And Peggy! National Tour Angelica, Eliza AND PEGGY! #blocstar Milika Chereé covers the elite trio in the "And Peggy!" National Tour of Hamilton. Tonight she joins the Room Where It Happens for her Angelica Debut. Break a leg Milika!
  • update-thumbnail 01/09/2020 THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE - Riverside Congratulations to our FABULOUS #blocstar Abby Church who stars in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Riverside Theatre as Millie Dillmount!
  • update-thumbnail 01/09/2020 ENCORE! Who binged Encore! on Disney+ this holiday break? The hills were alive with Richard J. Hinds choreography on Episode 3!
  • update-thumbnail 12/20/2019 ALADDIN - Broadway Congratulations to Michael Graceffa and Tia Altinay on joining the company of ALADDIN tonight!
  • update-thumbnail 12/19/2019 MY FAIR LADY - National Tour Happy Opening Night of MY FAIR LADY to Michael Biren and John T. Wolfe! The National Tour opens tonight at the Kennedy Center!
  • update-thumbnail 12/19/2019 HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS Bloc NYC will be closing Friday, December 20th @ 4:00pm. We will see you in 2020 when regular office hours resume Friday, January 3rd. Happy Holidays!
  • update-thumbnail 12/17/2019 IN THE HEIGHTS - Official Trailer IN THE HEIGHTS Official Trailer is OUT NOW! Featuring #blocstar Noah Catala as Grafitti Pete, and #blocstars Alex Wong, Alexis "Thriller" Holguin, Amandy Fernandez, Bianca Dijkhoffz, Coral Dolphin, Fabio Angelo, Frankie Gordils, Jessica Castro, Joshua Johnson, Joomin Hwang, Jose Mitanyes, Kate Harpootlian, Katherine Diaz, Kenny Bermudez, Marcus Cobb, Naomi Walley, Nayara Nunez-Oliva, Noel Frias, Sammy "SamO" Soto, Sky Hoffman, Ksyn Cason, Tenile Jimenez, Tiadora Rivera, Travis Wall, Billy Bell, and Lina Nunez.
  • update-thumbnail 12/17/2019 EVERYDAY LIFE MUSIC VIDEO - Coldplay Congratulations to Choreographer Tanisha Scott on the premiere of Coldplay's new music video EVERYDAY LIFE, now streaming!
  • update-thumbnail 12/11/2019 JERMAINE BROWNE We're so excited to announce that we now represent choreographer Jermaine Browne! Welcome to the bloc family #blocishot
  • update-thumbnail 12/08/2019 THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE! - Nickelodeon Congratulations to our #blocstars who starred in THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE last night on Nickelodeon! Shout out to Brian Ray Norris, JC Schuster and Oneika Phillips!
  • 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!