VIRTUAL DANCE CONVENTION
Saturday, February 27
11:00 - 2:30 Eastern Time
Join Dance Device Lab’s experienced, eclectic, and dynamic faculty as we connect with you in a new Virtual Convention!
Driven by our mission of producing student-focused, interactive, and engaging events -- registration is limited.
Ashley Lindsey is a passionate dancer, teacher, choreographer, and director. He is a graduate of the University North Carolina School of the Arts. After performing with the Limon Dance Company for six years, went on to dance for contemporary companies including Lar Lubovich Dance Company, & Helen Simoneau Danse.
FILM/TV: Target, ESPN, Skype, numerous independent music videos and industrials as a dancer and choreographer.
His most recent work can be seen in a series of international commercials featuring model Miranda Kerr, as well as the short film Drilling Holes Into The Sun, Pantsuit Power NC, and Salvage What You Can.
Ashely has taught at Steps on Broadway, Limon Dance Foundation, Elon University, Duke University, Joffrey Ballet School, Houston Metropolitan Dance Company, as well as numerous studios and international workshops. Ashely is currently the Director of the UNSCA Summer Intensive.
Jaclyn Walsh trained at the Walnut Hill School and received her BFA from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She was named “25 to Watch” by Dance Magazine and as one of the dance world’s “Hottest Young Choreographers” by Dance Spirit magazine. She is a longtime leading dancer and collaborator with KEIGWIN + COMPANY.
Her choreography is innovative and highly in demand. Recent projects include commercials for ALDO and Refinery 29, as well as music videos for pop artist Vienna Teng and an ASL music video produced by Deaf Professional Arts Network for AT&T.
Jaclyn’s distinctive style has made her an internationally recognized and highly respected teacher. She currently teaches in NYC at Broadway Dance Center, the Joffrey School, Peridance, and Gibney Dance Center.
Ryan Steele is originally from Walled Lake, Michigan. Most recently, he was featured on the US National / Paris / China Tour of An American In Paris where he was starring as the lead role of Jerry Mulligan.
Broadway credits include West Side Story (Baby John), Billy Elliot, Newsies (Dance Captain, Astaire Award nominee), Carousel, and Matilda.
Film/TV credits: Ted 2, NBC's Peter Pan Live!, SMASH, Five Dances, The Academy Awards.
When he's not performing, he travels the country working and judging for New York City Dance Alliance, as well as teaching guest classes of his own.
Currently, Ryan is working on the new Britney Spears musical, Once Upon A Baby One More Time! heading to Broadway next season!
Classes will take place over Zoom.
Dancers can take classes in their studio or at home.
$60 / Dancer, when registering through their Studio
$75 / Independent Dancer, not registering through a Studio
DDL GIVES BACK!
Dance studios drive the ecosystem for the entire dance world. DDL is launching a new initiative to support Studios nationwide. All Studios that register for the event will retain a portion of their total fee.
Please reach out to DDL for additional details!
Studio Owners will be the point of contact for all dancers registering from their studio.
Payment must be received, in full, by 11:59p Wednesday, February 24, 2021.
Each dancer will need to submit this Participant Agreement Form, in order to attend DDL’s Virtual Convention.
Studio Owners will send the link to their families
Once completed, Participant Agreement Forms will be automatically sent to DDL
Once registration is completed, payment is received, and Participant Agreement Forms are submitted, Studio Owners / Independent Dancers will be sent the link for the Virtual Convention.