BDC celebrates 35 years, ’80s style

Broadway Dance Center is celebrating its 35thanniversary this May! Since 1984, the studio, a staple in NYC, has offered a wide range of open classes and provided programs for dancers of all ages and levels. 

To celebrate, BDC has planned a full fun week of activities. You don’t want to miss out on these exciting sales, raffles and events! 

Spangles Dance Company.
Spangles Dance Company.

From May 1-5, select BDC retail will be 35 percent off. You can shop in-store at The Shop at BDC or online at Since the anniversary celebration is reflecting back to the ’80s, BDC has created several brand new designs that are bright, colorful and keep that decade in mind, including a limited edition Flash Dance cut-off, off-the-shoulder t-shirt. 

On Thursday, May 2, BDC invites you to dress in your best 1984 dance gear for a Spangles Master Class with Ricky Hinds. Spangles Dance Company, founded by Hinds and Sonia Iannetti, is a NYC-based dance collective dedicated to sharing its unique brand of ’80s retro dance. This special master jazz class will be held from 1:30-3pm and open to dancers of all levels. Students will also have a chance to win classes at BDC! 

On Friday, May 3, be sure to stop by the front desk at BDC for a free class raffle! The raffle will be open all day. 

Join BDC’s Children and Teen Program for a cute Cookies and Crafts event on Saturday, May 4. And on Sunday, May 5 – BDC’s actual birthday – there will be a not-to-be-missed flash dance sale. BDC is offering a discount of 35 percent off three-class packages! There is a limit of one per customer, and classes expire on June 5, 2019. These discounted packages are available online and at the front desk. 

There will certainly be a festive vibe during BDC’s birthday week! Don’t miss out on these offerings, and show up in your ’80s spirit all week! 

For more on BDC’s 35th anniversary and a schedule of drop-in classes, head to

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa. 

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