- 03/21/2017 Dancing With The Stars Premiere Season 24 Honoring their 400th episode, Dancing With The Stars premiered their 24th Season last night! Hints of what is becoming a La La Land classic show itself in the premiers' opening number, choreographed by one of the shows producers Mandy Moore! We are all cheering for contestant and client Heather Morris to waltz her way to a win! Our season dancers Sharna Burgess and Alan Bersten will be seen weekly as the show progresses!
- 03/21/2017 Fulani Bahati - 2017 Grammy Exclusive Thank you to our top-working dancer Fulani Bahati for the shoutout in this great article in Dance Mogul magazine! Read all about her inspiring journey as a dancer, here!
- 03/20/2017 Jason Derulo "Swalla" Music Video Jason Derulo pairs up with Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign to bring this candy filled, color pop new music video "Swalla"! Creative Direction by Jeremy Strong and Bloc dancers Diana Matos and Jade Johnston!
- 03/17/2017 Betty Who "Mama Say" This catchy beat is a blast to groove to!! Khasan Brailsford brought some great choreography to Betty Who's new music video "Mama Say". You can't miss Lance Savali and Asiel Hardison getting their groove on too!
- 03/16/2017 Back-up dancer diet inside scoop! Want the inside scoop on the REAL diet of a back-up dancer? We've got it just for you! Check out Asiel Hardison in GQ Magazine talking about his eating habits during his time as a Rihanna back-up dancer!
- 03/14/2017 Pitch Perfect 3 Check out this exclusive with the choreographer for Pitch Perfect 3, Aakomon Jones! Looks like they are having a great time on set and giving a little background on what has been going on!
- 03/14/2017 Hip Hop Squares Check out our XO dancer Brya Wood on every episode of Hip Hop Squares airing on VH1! They are bringing the fun multiple times a week, so make sure to check your local listings to get the most up to date times to jam!
- 03/13/2017 Baby Driver Baby Driver is a thrill-driven film that you don't want to miss directed by Edgar Wright! Choreography by Ryan Heffington, assisted by Ryan Spencer! Check it out in theatres near you on August 11!
- 03/13/2017 Kids Choice Awards Did you catch the Kids Choice Awards on Saturday?! They were filed with dancing, slime and, of course, blocstars!! The show choreography was done by Fatima Robinson! Dancers: Bailey Bailrok Munoz, Amariay Jackson, Vanessa Hernandez, Chris Castillo, Angelo Saunders, Serena Petruzello, Savana Petruzello, Christina Kim Davis, and BJ Paulin. Camila Cabello and Machine Gun Kelly also took the stage with their choreography done by Briony Albert!
- 03/10/2017 "Where I'm From" Pilot Pilot season is in full swing and 16 bloc dancers wrapped yesterday on "Where I'm From" which was choreographed by Eboni Nichols. Those dancers were Jennifer Bermeo, Pam Chu, Knicole Haggins, Alaina Hoolihan, Latrice Gregory, Kim Gingras, Kendra Jae Bracy, Falon Johnson, Aja Depaolo, Jayme Dailey, Leah Mitchell, Sarah Mitchell, Val Pohl, Nayara Nunez, Kerry Wee, and Karen Song. Let's hope to see this show in the future!!
- 03/10/2017 Pentatonix “Imagine” Go “Imagine” yourself amongst to the beautiful sounds of Pentatonix in their new music video choreographed by Lindsey & Craig!
- 03/10/2017 Spencer Ludwig “Diggy” Lindsey & Craig bring the groovy moves through dancers Jamsine Perri and Jessica Di Girolamo in Spencer Ludwig's new music video "Diggy"!
- 03/07/2017 Will and Grace Promo Michael Rooney worked on a promo for the highly anticipated reboot of NBC’s Will and Grace. Scott Hislop assisted him and dancers also involved included Scott Hislop, Carly Anderson and Taylor Ackerman.
- 03/06/2017 Beauty and the Beast music video When a tale as old as time gets this much hype, everyone is talking! Check out these dancers that are pretty as a petal in the Beauty and the Beast music video! The beautiful choreography was done by Nick & RJ, assisted by Katie Schaar. Dancers: Taylor Ackerman, Kacie Garland, Kelsey Landers, Justine Lutz, Dani Vitale, Janaya French, and Latrina Bolger
iHeart Radio Music Awards
The iHeart Radio Music Awards brought the crowd to their feet last night! Did you get a chance to groove along with our dancers in the performances?!
Dancers: Fulani Buhati, Quinetta Wilmington, Tajana B Williams, and Amandy Fernandez
Choreographers: Rich + Tone
Assistant Choreographer: Denna Thomsen
Dancers: Sheaden Gabriel, Philip Solomon, Lily Rose Silver, Khloe Martinez, Aiden Lewandowski, Aliyah Maese, Nick Baga, and Sienna Somera
Choreographers: Nick & RJ
Dancers: Nick Guertz and Maho Udo
- 03/03/2017 Mario - "Let Me Help You" Don't we all love grooving on the beach?! Well, that is exactly what these dancers got to do in Mario's new music video "Let Me Help You". Dancers- Raphael Thomas and Woody McClain
- 03/03/2017 Mary Poppins Bloc’s Marlon Pelayo is currently in London working as assistant choreographer for the high anticipated sequel to Disney's Mary Poppins. The film is being directed by Rob Marshall and stars Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep and Angela Lansbury among others. Marlon will also appear as a dancer in the film!!
- 03/03/2017 Meghan Trainor “I’m A Lady” video Check out these ladies strut their stuff in Meghan Trainor's new music video "I'm A Lady"! Choreographed by Charm Jordan! The lovely dancers: Brittany Perry Russell, Brittania Jones, Christina Kim Davis, Michelle Foster, Jenna Duffy, and Teresa Ofoia!
Backstreet Boys Larger Than Life Las Vegas Residency
What makes you larger than life? Backstreet Boys Larger Than Life Las Vegas Residency is what! Opening night is tonight and you will not want to miss all the hard work these Blocstars put into it!
Choreographer: Chuck Maldonado
Choreographer: Alex Chung
Choreographer: Sharna Burgess
Assistant Choreographer: Codie Wiggins
Assistant Choreographer: Mykell Wilson
Dancers: Brooke Maroon, Valentino Vladmirov
- 02/28/2017 Banks Worldwide Tour The Banks Worldwide Tour has begun! Starting this month in Europe, the tour will be traveling the world, so be sure to check it out in your area! Choreographed by Nina McNeely, assistant choreographer/dancer Nadine Olmo, and dancer Allison Fletcher.
- 02/28/2017 Alex Aiono - Work The Middle Get into the boxing ring with Cache Melvin and Jamie Hauptmann as they "Work The Middle" in Alex Aiono's new music video!
- 02/27/2017 "Bananas Town" - Walmart Did you see the "Bananas Town" Walmart commercial by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg during the Oscars? Never thought we'd seeing dancing that good to the tune of household items! Dancers: Kaycee Rice, Dakota Smith, Angelo Saunders, Ashanti McIntosh, Latonya Swann, Stevo Jones, Richard Lil Swagg Curtis
We hope you had fun at your Oscars parties last night! Some outstanding dresses, Oscar winners, and, of course, dancers! Performances throughout the night were filled with Bloc talent!
Choreography: Marty Kudelka
Assistant choreographer: AJ Harpold
Dancers: Maho Udo, Ivan Koumaev, Ajaye Skeene, Tony Bellissimo, Matt Aylward, Natalie Gilmore, Ava Bernstine, Tammy Fey, AJ Harpold, Lindsay Ducos, Diana Matos, Natsuki Miya, Marty Kudelka, James Marino
Dancers: Eric Schloesser, Keanu Uchida, Derek Tabada
La La Land:
Choreography: Mandy Moore
Dancers: Scott Hislop, Mike Riccio, Mallauri Esquibel
- 02/23/2017 UNIQLO - "Move" UNIQLO's new quirky commercial "Move" was released today! Check out Ryan Heffington with Denna Thomsen's awesome work on this project!
- 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"!