DADA OFFICIALLY BREAKS GROUND ON LONG AWAITED RHIMES CENTER FOR PERFORMING ARTS
July 2, 2020
A permanent home for an oasis of creativity, discipline, and leadership Ms. Allen founded 20 years ago with her husband Norman Nixon will provide spacious, state of the art studios that will enhance DADA's diverse programs and encourage more community participation. Students young and old, from around the world, will come to The Rhimes Center for Performing Arts to study dance, lighting, music, writing, acting, hair, and makeup.
This new facility will also house the yet to be named Conservatory, a middle school for the Performing Arts that will open in the fall of 2021!
DEBBIE ALLEN INSPIRES QUARANTINED MASSES WITH INSTAGRAM DANCE CLASS
March 18, 2020
Grey's Anatomy star and DADA Co-Founder/Artistic Director Debbie Allen hosted a free dance class on Instagram Live on Wednesday, March 18 in an effort to uplift the spirits of the masses who self-isolated this week hoping to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
DADA PERFORMS AT CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM IN L.A.
March 9, 2020
"In celebration of the popular Cross Colours apparel exhibit apparel exhibit titled "Cross Colours: Black Fashion in the 20th Century" currently on display at the California African American Museum, the Debbie Allen Dance Academy delivered an electric performance on February 23." from Los Angeles WAVE Newspapers.
DEBBIE ALLEN ANNOUNCED AS EASY SPIRIT'S NEW BRAND AMBASSADOR!
March 3, 2020
DADA Co-Founder and Artistic Director, Ms. Debbie Allen has been named the NEW Easy Spirit Ambassador! She's an iconic dancer, actor, producer, writer and director...she's living her best life now, all at the age of 70!
To watch Ms. Allen's Easy Spirit video featuring our Red Bird 1's and Colibri Arts students:
TODAY SHOW INTERVIEWS DEBBIE ALLEN ABOUT HER FREE INSTAGRAM CLASS
March 19, 2020
Can’t get to the gym due to coronavirus concerns? Get down with this iconic choreographer instead! Actress, dancer and choreographer Debbie Allen has the cure to combat too much sitting around. The “Fame” and “Grey’s Anatomy” star offered a free dance class on Instagram Live this week
DADA ENSEMBLE PERFORMS AT VISIONARY WOMEN EVENT FOR JANE FONDA
March 10, 2020
More than 500 women and guests joined together on Friday, March 6 to honor legendary social justice activist and two-time Academy Award winning actor Jane Fonda at the third annual International Women's Day Vision Women celebration, held at the hip, warehouse-style co-working space, Studio Beverly Hills. A moving performance by the Debbie Allen Dance Academy's DADA Ensemble opened the event.
DEBBIE ALLEN ON COVER OF DANCE MAGAZINE'S APRIL EDITION
March 9, 2020
Congratulations to DADA Co-Founder and Artistic Director Ms. Debbie Allen who graces the cover of Dance Magazine's April issue! In the article, Ms. Allen speaks about growing up in Houston, what inspired her to create the Debbie Allen Dance Academy and the upcoming Los Angeles International Dance Festival.