Tag Archive for Dance

Moving and Shaking with Justice Born of WRECKSHOP Movement

by Carla Scheri – Justice Born is a community organizer dedicated to equal opportunity and social justice. To that end, he formed WRECKSHOP Movement, a collective of socially aware musicians, writers, artists and makers. The mission of WRECKSHOP is To Unite, Educate and Empower. The short-term goals of the movement are to continue to build…

Lynn Out Loud 2016: DiverseCity

8.26.16

If you missed Lynn Out Loud at St. Michael’s Hall last week, you can watch it here!

Lynn Out Loud (LOL) is a peace performance showcase to promote positive talent within the youth in our community. This year’s theme “DiverseCITY” celebrates the many cultures, experiences, struggles, achievements, and dreams that our city embodies. The showcase is presented by Kaya and the Lynn YMCA, with the City of Lynn.

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5 Questions: Maggie Darlington

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Maggie began dancing with the Claddagh School of Irish Dance in California. She won four North American Championships, two All-Ireland Championships, and in 2007, won the World Irish Dancing Championships. In 2010, Maggie performed the lead role in Busch Gardens’ production, Celtic Fyre, and originated the…

Dance Classes at LynnMuseum/LynnArts

3/2/16 – From LynnMuseum/LynnArts – LynnMuseum/LynnArts is offering ballroom dance classes in the LynnArts Building in the Downtown Lynn Cultural District. Getting married and want to make a splash with the first dance? Looking for a new hobby? Try our ballroom dancing classes taught by experienced local instructors Paul and Doris Demers, certified by the Dance…

Cultural District Seeks Event Producers

2/11/16 – From the Downtown Lynn Cultural District DTLCD Call for Producers Central Square Mural Park, Lynn   Have a great idea for a cultural event? Let us help to make your idea a reality! The Downtown Lynn Cultural District, now in its 3rd year, has been instrumental in reinvigorating the arts and culture scene…

5 Questions: Lacey Schwimmer

7-15-15 – 5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy –       Lacey Schwimmer of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and her friends are bringing their dance moves to the North Shore Music Theatre for Ballroom with a Twist.         SD: Did you always know you wanted to dance? LS:…

5 Questions: Derek Hough

Posted 7/1/15 – 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –   Along with his sister, Julianne, the five-time “Dancing with the Stars” champion is bringing his dance moves to Boston next week.       SD: What was it about dancing that led you to do it professionally? DH: Being the only boy…

Khmer New Year on the Common 2015/2559

The 2015/2559 annual Khmer New Year Celebration and Community Fair was held on the Lynn Common Saturday with live entertainment, dance, games, food, and more food to begin the year of the goat. Check out Happens’ photos of past Khmer New Year celebrations: Year 2558 Year 2557 Year 2556 Year 2555 (with audio) Year 2554…

Devin Woolridge makes a Beyoncé video

Devin Woolridge is a Lynn resident and dance instructor for Everett based Phunk Phenomenon. He shares a video he choreographed. The dancers are his students, Nia Pires, Jazmin Johnson and Savannah Kimber. The videographer is Franco Valverde. The song is 7/11 by Beyoncé.