- 02/21/2017 Betty Who Khasan Brailsford had a great time choreographing the new Betty Who music video "Some Kinda Wonderful"!
Katy Perry Music Video
Katy Perry released her new music video this morning "Chained To The Rhythm"! Go to this fantasy land with our dancers as they boogie through the amusement park: Derek Tabada, Doran Butler, Jordan Johnson, Casey Motley, Isaac Huerta, Kelly Allen, Kelsey Landers, Sasha Mallory, Stephanie Kim, and Sam Cantoria!
- 02/21/2017 Peer Group at TV Academy Mandy Moore, along with Derek Hough, began the conversations through a Choreographers Peer Group at the TV Academy this past Thursday. The presentation also included work by Rich & Tone and a short interview with Fatima Robinson.
NBA All Star Game
Did you catch the NBA All Star Game on Sunday? It was loaded with Bloc dancers in the player introductions and the halftime show!
Dancers- Sisley Loubet, Zoey Black, Tyrell Washington, Ian McKenzie, Amandy Fernandez, and Juan Zapata
John Legend Halftime Show:
Choreographer- Fatima Robinson
Assistant Choreographer- Adrian Wiltshire
Dancers- Tre Holloway, Frankie Gordils, Alex Kaye, Tia Rivera, Jacqueline Lloyd, and Natalli Reznik
- 02/21/2017 Mandy Moore on NPR Mandy Moore did an National Public Radio interview this morning to expand on the creation and mastermind behind the big dance scenes in La La Land! Check it out here!
- 02/17/2017 President's Day Bloc will be closed on Monday, February 20th, in observance of President's Day!
- 02/15/2017 Erika Jayne - XXPEN$IVE MV Check out Taylor James in his suit in tie appearance in Erika Jayne's new music video "XXPEN$IVE"!
- 02/14/2017 Target - "It Takes Two" Part 2 Check out another "It Takes Two" Target commercial with blocstar Bianca Richelle!
- 02/14/2017 Happy Valentines Day! Happy Valentine's Day from all of us here at Bloc Talent Agency!
Target Grammy's Spot "It Takes Two"
Check out these dancers as they jam along with with Carly Rae Jepsen & Lil Yachty in Target's new Grammy spot "It Takes Two"! Upbeat choreography by Mandy Moore with
dancers: Matt Aylward, Kendra Oyesanya, Kendra Bracy, Brianna Pavon, Reshma Gajjar, Evan Moody, Terence Dickson, JD Rainey, Jennifer Bermeo, Chris Moss, Monica Ramirez, McKenzie Anderson, and Jeremiah Haynes
Grammy Awards 2017
Did you catch the riveting performances during the 2017 Grammy Awards last night?! We had 40 clients that had a helping hand in making this program work.
James Corden Opening Number:
Chroreographer: Mandy Moore
Assistant Choreographer: Eboni Nichols
Dancers: Brianna Pavon, Meghan Manning, Carly Blaney, Janaya French, Latrice Gregory, Kendra Bracy, Jennifer Bermeo, Jamie Donovan, Randi Kemper, and Brittany Perry-Russell
Dancers: Quinetta Wilmington, Fulani Bahati, Kim Gingras, Tajana Bunton Williams, Sisley Loubet, Deijah Robinson, Amandy Fernandez, Aakillah Cornelius, Asiel Hardison
Assistant Choreographer: Kelly Allen
Dancers: Kelsey Landers, Stephanie Kim, Isaac Huerta, Casey Motley, Baden Silva, Mackenzie Green, Leah Mitchell, Derek Tabada, Sasha Mallory, Scott Myrick, Ty Wells
A Tribe Called Quest:
Creative Directer and Choreographer: Fatima Robinson
Assistant Choreographer: Adrian Wiltshire
Dancers: Maho Udo, Frankie Gordils, Pete Styles, Luz Remigo, Brittanie Alexander, Angelo Saunders
Choreographer: Richy Jackson
- 02/10/2017 Michael Buble "I Believe in You" One of our blocstars, Connor Finnerty, is featured in the recent release of Michael Buble's music video "I Believe in You"!!
- 02/10/2017 Superstore Did you catch Superstore last night on NBC? The choreography was done by Marguerite Derricks with dancers Anthony Marciona and Kelly Allen!
- 02/09/2017 Depeche Mode - "Where's The Revolution" Depech Mode's new music video "Where's The Revolution" is filled with Bloc clients!! From the wonderful choreography by Lisa Eaton, assisted by Michelle Dawley to the sharp movements of dancers: Ariana Emnace, Kelsey Menke Pannullo, Maggie Wade, Michelle Dawley, Nichole Weber, Natalli Reznik, Nadine Olmo, Nikki Medrano, Dalton Shooks, Danny Dolan, Eric Schloesser, Jesus Coca, and Viet Dang, it is for sure not one to miss!
- 02/09/2017 Panic At The Disco on Ellen! Panic At The Disco brought the Gatsby vibe to Ellen with "Death of a Bachelor"! Dancers Alaina Hoolihan, Ava Bernstine, and Tyrell Washington brought the smooth moves to the screen, choreographed by Dani Vitale!
- 02/08/2017 Lady Gaga "John Wayne" The World premiere of Lady Gaga's "John Wayne" is now streaming on Apple Music! Choreography done by the wonderful Richy Jackson with Lacee Franks. These dancers are back in the action as this video is streamed all over: Asiel Hardison, Ian Mckenzie, Sloan-Taylor Rabinor, Tamina Pollack-Paris, David Masterson, Dana Day'nah Cooper, and Christopher Shazar!
All of the Super Bowl commercials were great, but did you catch the grooving in the McDonald's spot? Choreographed by our very own Lisa Eaton, assisted by Scott Hislop!
- 02/08/2017 CHER VEGAS Another Las Vegas residency opens tonight, CHER! See dancers: Ryan Ramirez, Jaymz Tuaileva, and Taylor Banks as they join Cher in her classics in concert at the Park Theatre: Monte Carlo!
A huge congrats to all of our winners last night at the World of Dance Awards!!
Ryan Heffington, Mandy Moore, Lindsey B, Cloud, Rich & Tone, Lyle Beniga, Kenny Wormald, Kim Gingras, and Vincent Noiseux
- 02/07/2017 Keyshia Cole on The Real Keyshia Cole performed on The Real today with dancers Shayne' and Zhane' Stanley!
World of Dance Awards Nominations
The office will be closing early today, as we will be attending the World of Dance Awards!
We hope to see you there in support of all of our outstanding nominees:
*Instructer of the Year- Teresa Espinosa, Laure Courtellemont
*Male Choreographer of the Year- Aakomon Jones, Rich & Tone, Ryan Heffington
*Female Choreographer of the Year- Mandy Moore
*Paul Mitchell Style Award- Clayrs Biagi, Lindsey B, Ryan Heffington, Aakomon Jones
*Freestyler of the Year- Kevin Davis "Konkrete"
*Best Choreography in a Movie- Mandy Moore - "La La Land" ; Marty Kudelka - "Trolls"
*Best Choreography in a Music Video- Ryan Heffington - Sia "The Greatest" ; Marvelous, Woody McClain - Chris Brown "Party" ; Charm LaDonna - Meghan Trainor "No"
*Best Choreography in a Commercial- Cloud - McDonald's "Lovin El Musical" ; Lindsey & Craig - Madden NFL 2017 "Start Me ft. Von Miller" ; Ryan Heffington - KENZO World "The New Fragrence" ; Cloud - Cillit "Bang"
*Best Choreography on a TV Show- Rich & Tone "The Get Down"
*Best Live Performance on Television- Charm LaDonna - Britney Spears Megamix on BBMA's ; Fatima Robinson - Alicia Keyes "In Common" on the Voice
*Concept Video of the Year- Lindsey & Craig "Superfruit - Sweet Life"
*Class Video of the Year- Tony Bellissimo "The Get Down- You Can't Hide" ; Antoine Troupe - Kehlani "CRZY" ; Denzel Chisolm - Twenty88 "Deja Vu" ; Lyle Beniga - Lil Mo & Fabolous "4ever"
*Best Short Film of the Year- Cloud "Shiny"
*Breakout Performer of the Year - Kenny Wormald
*World Of Dance Ethics Award - Kim Gingras ; Vincent Noiseux
- 02/06/2017 Super Bowl Halftime Show Lady Gaga was incredible at the Super Bowl Halftime Show last night! The visual direction and choreography was done by Richy Jackson with Lacee Franks. The dancers had an unbelievable time dancing alongside her, dancers: Asiel Hardison, Ian Mckenzie, Sloan-Taylor Rabinor, Tamina Pollack-Paris, Nick Geurts, Lindsay Taylor, David Masterson, Franky Villa, Eric Sanchez, Eric Schloesser, Caroline "Diamond" Loeser, Alexandria Kaye, Kelsey Menke Pannullo, Juan Zapata, Day'nah Cooper, Christopher Shazar, and Heather Blum
- 02/03/2017 Playstation Music & Spotify New Playstation Music and Spoify spot featuring Bloc's Miah Blake and Wally Pham! Check it out!
- 02/03/2017 Gap- Naomi Campbell Check out Miesha Moore in Naomi Campbell's new Gap Fashion Runway Commercial in Vogue!
- 02/02/2017 Tenors of Rock Traveling to Las Vegas any time soon? Be sure to check out "Tenors of Rock" directed and choreographed by our very own Nick and RJ assisted by Katie Schaar! And look for dancers Carly Anderson and Nichole Webber rocking out up on the stage!
- 02/02/2017 T-Mobile 2 Commercial Get your touchdown dance ready with Justin Bieber and the new T-Mobile 2 Commercial! Bloc choreographer Nick Demoura brings us the moves from cavemen to present with Blocstar kid Julia Traverso!
- 01/31/2017 Pitch Perfect 3 The Bellas Are Back! Pitch Perfect 3 is on it's way to the big screen! Bloc choreographer Aakomon "AJ" Jones is being assisted by Kyndra "Binkie" Reevey and Amy Allen to bring the singing and dancing Bellas to life! Be on the look out for Barton Bella, Kaley Hatfield!
- 01/27/2017 Nashville John Carrafa brought a fantastic dance number to last night's episode of Nashville! Look for dancers: Justin Milele, Marissa Milele, Megan Hopkins, and Maggie Wade!
- 01/27/2017 Kehlani on Jimmy Kimmel To celebrate her new album release today, Kehlani performed last night on Jimmy Kimmel! Antoine Troupe brought some great choreography to the stage for Diana Matos and the other dancers!
- 01/26/2017 New Edition The 3 night miniseries, delving into the ups and downs of New Edition, is already off to an incredible start! Keep an eye out for our dancers: Codie Wiggins , Ajaye Skeene, Latonya Swann, Cache Melvin, Jade Johnston, and Antonio Hudnell!
- 01/23/2017 NYC Ballet presents: The Times Are Racing The extraordinary Choreographer/Dancer, Justin Peck, has put in a lot of work into New York City Ballet's presentation: The Times Are Racing. This show will premiere this Thursday, January 26th at NYC Ballet!
- 01/20/2017 Mandy Moore - Interview Can't get enough of our awesome choreographer, and La La Land's dance queen, Mandy Moore? Check out some awesome info into her life and the creation of the movie here!
- 01/19/2017 People's Choice Awards- Fifth Harmony Did you get a chance to watch the People's Choice Awards last night? They were incredible! Check out some of our dancers with Fifth Harmony here! Dancers: Jayme Rae Dailey, Jenny Dailey, and Danielle Curiel.
- 01/18/2017 Banks "Trainwreck" Banks' new music video "Trainwreck" dropped today! Check it out here! Choreographer: Nina McNeely, Dancers: Taylor James, Jesus Coca, and Zach Burke!
- 01/18/2017 Behind the Scenes: Lady Gaga Halftime Check out this AWESOME behind the scenes footage from Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Halftime Show preparations! Visual Director and Choreographer Richy Jackson gives some insight into what has been going on leading up to this big performance! Dancers: Christopher Shazar, Sloan-Taylor Rabinor, Tamina Pollack-Paris, Asiel Hardison, Ian McKenzie, Eric Sanchez, Lindsay Taylor, Kelsey Menke Pannullo, Juan Zapata, Nick Geurts, Alexandria Kaye, Francisco Villa, Eric Schloesser, David Masterson, Caroline "Diamond" Loeser, Dana Day'nah Cooper, and Heather Blum.
- 01/13/2017 Taking the Stage- Changing America Did you catch the amazing performances last night on Taking the Stage - Changing America?! Choreographed by Fatima Robinson, assisted by Adrian Wiltshire. You can even catch the awesome dancers throughout the performances Marquita Washington, Tia Rivera, Codie Wiggins, Mikey Martinez, Xavier Wilcher, Latrina Bolger, Tyrell Washington, and Alex Kaye!
- 01/10/2017 KENZO Check out this new KENZO online advertisement! Choreographed by Ryan Heffington, assisted by Ryan Spencer. Look for dancer Lantonya Swann!
- 01/09/2017 Golden Globes Did everyone catch the amazing opening number of the Golden Globes last night? What a great take on La La Land featuring Bloc choreographers Mandy Moore and Mike Riccio. You can also see dancers Chris Moss, Scott Hislop, Matt Aylward, Damien Gomez, Hunter Hamilton, Stephanie Landwehr, Reshma Gajjar, Dani Vitale, Pam Chu, Dominique Domingo, Nick Baga, and Mike Riccio!
- 01/05/2017 Hydro Commercial Check out our dancers in this new Hydro Commercial! Keep an eye out for our "Western Girl" - Malia Baker and "Rodeo Drive Girl"- Maddison Cubbage!
- 01/04/2017 NBC New Years Eve Check out our awesome dancers in Jennifer Lopez's performance on NBC's New Year's Eve Special! Featuring dancers: Jimmy Smith, Mikey Martinez, Denzel Chisolm, Jimmie Manners, and Matt Day!
Dick Clark's Rockin Eve
Did you catch Dick Clark's Rockin Eve as the ball dropped for 2017?! We had creative directors, choreographers and many dancers performing with some amazing artists!
Creative Director/Choreographer: Fatima Robinson
Assistant: Adrian Wiltshire
Dancers: Jacqueline Lloyd and Kacie Garland
Dancer: Mikey Martinez
Creative Director/Choreographer: Fatima Robinson
Dancers: Shaun Walker and Jemel McWilliams
Choreography: Jeremy Strong
Dancers: Jeremy Strong, Valentine Norton, Jayme Rae Dailey, Haley Claire Witzum
- 01/04/2017 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend You can find some of our awesome dancers on the last episode of Crazy Ex Girlfriend! Dancers: Matt Aylward, Guy Amir, Katie Schaar, Bobby Dacones, Taeko Mccarroll, JD McElroy, and Leo Lam!
- 01/04/2017 Nicki Minaj "The Pinkprint Tour" See some of our awesome dancers performing in "The Pinkprint Tour" movie alongside Nicki Minaj. It aired live from Brooklyn on the New Year! Dancers: Diana Matos, John Silver, and Jamie Hauptmann!
- 12/21/2016 Happy Holidays! Bloc will be closing early Wednesday Dec 21 @2:30PM! The office will be closed Thursday Dec 22nd through Monday January 2nd and will resume normal business hours on Tuesday January 3rd! We will see you in the new year! -- Bloc Staff
- 12/21/2016 Michael Buble Christmas Special Michael Buble had a Sings and Swings Christmas Special last night on NBC! His choreographer, Michael Rooney, also choreographed his music video "Nobody But Me"!
- 12/21/2016 Vanity Fair reviews the OA Check out this awesome review of The OA that Vanity Fair did featuring Ryan Heffington! The series dropped last Friday, be sure to check it out!
- 12/20/2016 Samsung VR Check out this awesome Christmas Sansung VR experience!! Choreography by Michael Rooney. Look for dancers: Guy Amir, Nick Baga, Jazz Domingo, Nathan Espejo, Tyler Parks, Ryan Spencer, Keanu Uchida, Gordon Watkins, Whyley Yoshimura, Markwell Ysaguirre, Carly Anderson, Ashley Cinq-Mars, Krysty Hernandez, Alaina Hoolihan, India McGee, Alexia Meyer, Savana Petruzello, Serena Petruzello, Kerry Wee, Meisha Lee, and Taylor Ackerman!
- 12/20/2016 America's Got Talent - Holiday Spectacular Did you see America's Got Talent's Holiday Spectacular last night? Stephanie Kim looked beautiful dancing on pointe to "Someday at Christmas"!
- 12/19/2016 The OA Netflix's new series, The OA, dropped on Friday! Check out this awesome series with choreography by our very own Ryan Heffington!
Did you catch Jingle Ball last night?! It was a great night of dancing and you can catch our awesome dancers in many of the performances!
Dancers: MPN, Jose Boyboi Tena, and Devyck Bull
Creative Director/Choreographer: Nick Demoura
Dancers: Mykell Wilson, Yusuke Nakai, Rudy Reynon, Mona Bernsten, and Johnny Erasme
- 12/16/2016 CNCO Music Video CNCO released their new music video which features dancers Marie Takano, Savana Petruzello, and Serena Petruzello!
- 12/16/2016 Fergie "Life Goes On" Fergie's new music video "Life Goes On" was choreographed by Fatima Robinson, who was assisted by Adrian Wiltshire. Dancers: Jackie Lloyd, Frankie Gordils, Maho Udo, Ben Carter, Jason Facey, Dana Vaughns, Marquita Washington, and Stephanie Lalumandier!
- 12/16/2016 TINI "Got Me Started" A Blocstar filled music video, TINI dropped her "Got Me Started" music video today! Directed by Fatima Robinson and choreographed by Adrian Wiltshire. Look for all of our fantastic dancers featured in the video: Dana Vaughns, Angelo Saunders, Serena Petruzello, Savana Petruzello, Altavien Phyouture Hart, Chase Scheffel, Brian Siregar, Arturo Miller, Wally Pham, Dominic Ruiz, Ashanti McIntosh, Gordon Watkins, Helene Britany, Ashley Dennis, Cache Melvin, Morgan Choice, Nikki Medrano, Evan Moody, BJ Das, Shadae Carroll, and Vanessa Avery!
- 12/16/2016 Chris Brown "Party" Check out Chris Brown's new video "Party" featuring Usher that dropped today! Usher's choreography done by Marc Marvelous Inniss. Dancers: Woody McClain, Marc Marvelous Inniss, Donielle Lil Dee Dee Hansley, Kyndall Harris, Natalie Bebko, Joshua Price, Sage Rosen, Sheaden Gabriel, Mallory Jul, Julia Traverso, and Ryan Phuong!
- 12/15/2016 Pentatonix Christmas Special Did you see the pretty sugar plum faries during Pentatonix Christmas Special?! Creative Direction and Choreography by Lindsey & Craig. Dancers Victoria Acker, Ariana Emnace, and Precious Gilbert!
- 12/15/2016 Lady Gaga’s “Million Reasons” Check out Lady Gaga's new music video "Million Reasons" that dropped today! Choreography done by our very own Richy Jackson!
- 12/14/2016 The Voice Finale Season 11 of The Voice wrapped up last night with a great season finale! Check out the dancers as Billy brought back some of his favorite artists: Dominique Domingo, Kim Gingras, and Alex Kaye. Also look for the dancers who performed with Stevie Wonder and Ariana Grande : Nathan Trasoras, Nick Baga, Cliff McGhee, Dani Vitale, and Kaley Hatfield!
- 12/14/2016 Rock the Troops The awesome and heartwarming Rock The Troops special was on last night, hosted by The Rock! Catch our dancers with the musical artists throughout the night: Ryan Ramirez, Dominique Domingo, Kim Gingras, Alex Kaye, Sophia Aguiar, Dani Vitale, Laurel Thomsen, and Charmaine Baquiran!
- 12/13/2016 Mandy Moore in New York Times We are so incredibly proud of Mandy Moore's hard work on La La Land. Check out this great article about her amazing work with the film and dancers! You can also find it in Sunday's New York Times - Arts and Leisure section!
- 12/13/2016 FKA Twigs x Soundtrack 7 Check out this awesome work that was done in collaboration with FKA Twigs and Aaron Sillis! The work was apart of the 2015 Manchester Festival, but was recently released online for the public!
- 12/12/2016 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Crazy Ex Girlfriend this past Friday featured our very own Ava Bernstine!
- 12/12/2016 Madonna - Rebel Heart Tour Madonna's amazing Rebel Heart Tour premiered on Showtime this weekend! Choreography by Rich + Tone and Val Pohl, dancers: Maria Wada, Loic Mabanza, Sasha Mallory, and Coral Dolphin!
- 12/12/2016 Lip Sync Shorties These little shorties can rock it!! Lip Sync Shorties on Nickelodeon aired this weekend with MC Lil Dee Dee! Kyndall Harris jammed out to Meghan Trainor, while dancers Kaycee Rice, Sheaden Gabriel, Aliyah Maese, Olivia Salerno, and Sage Rosen took the stage to back up the all the contestants! Check out the other contestants here featuring our bloc stars: Artyon , Sarah, Merrick!
- 12/12/2016 Critic's Choice Awards Many awesome awards given out last night at the Critic's Choice Awards! Check out the awesome choreo by Marguerite Derricks, assisted by Kelly Allen. And keep and eye out for dancers Ryan Ramirez and Janaya French!
- 12/09/2016 Fuller House Excited about the new season of Fuller House on Netflix today?! So are we! Look for dancers Kelli Erdmann and Morgan Quinn!
- 12/09/2016 White Hot Holidays Watch these dancers take the stage throughout White Hot Holdays! Dancers include: Jamie Hauptmann, Ava Bernstine, Alex Kaye, Ashanti McIntosh, Angelo Saunders, Melany Centeno, Vincent Noiseux, and Charmaine Baquiran!
- 12/09/2016 La La Land HEY LA! Go out and see La La Land this weekend! Bring a friend, bring your family, this is one you won't want to miss. Choreography by our very own Mandy Moore, assisted by Mike Riccio! You'll even get to see these Blocstars on the big screen: Reshma Gajjar, Scott Myrick, Matt Aylward, Ryan Ramirez, Tony Bellissimo, Damian Gomez, Hunter Hamilton, Mike Riccio, Emilie Livingston, Ava Bernstine, Dana Fukagawa, Scott Hislop, Chris Moss, Stephanie Landwehr, Pam Chu, Brandon O'Neal, Denzel Chisolm, Gakenia Muigai, Khasan Brailsford, Natalie Gilmore, Dom Domingo, Asiel Hardison, Sarah Mitchell, Daniel Gaymon, Doran Butler, Lou Becker, Duece, Mallauri Esquibel, Mckenzie Anderson, Paul Kirkland, and Anthony Marciona.
- 12/08/2016 Hairspray Live! Singing and dancing along to Hairspray Live still? So are we and are our awesome dancers Kelli Erdmann, Helene Britany, Tyler Parks, and Keenan Washington! Check out some awesome highlights here!
- 12/07/2016 John Legend Penthouse Floor John Legend has done a few great performances including this one on Jimmy Fallon and on Showtime at the Apollo this week. Creative Direction and Choreography by Fatima Robinson!
- 12/07/2016 OneRepublic on The Voice Check out Ryan Ramirez performing with OneRepublic on The Voice last night!
- 12/07/2016 BLOCNYC 15th ANNIVERSARY! CONGRATULATIONS again to BlocNYC for their 15 year anniversary! Wish we were with you to celebrate!!!
- 12/06/2016 VH1 Divas Holiday The Divas Holiday special was last night, check out some awesome clips from the night here! Choreographed by Nick & RJ, with show dancers Jenny Dailey, Khasan Brailsford, and Mikey Martinez. Also, Mariah Carey opened the show with the classic "All I Want For Christmas Is You"! Dancers: Shaun Walker and Jemel McWilliams!