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04.23.15 Prachi Gupta

Years after we saw Elaine dancing, or as George called it, a “full body dry heave set to music,” comedian Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals the backstory about her amazing dance moves in Seinfeld during a talk at the 92Y. Sadly, she didn’t feel inspired to offer another performance (at least not in the footage above), but […]

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02.06.15 Christopher Inoa

The man who in December was shoved to the street by NYPD after attempting to dance behind them is suing the city, the New York Daily News reports. Alexander Nzebele, a self-described prankster who goes by Alexander BOK, was filming a now-viral video of himself dancing on the street for consideration in the Ellen Show […]

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12.30.14 Rhett Jones

Usually when people think of a town where dancing is illegal they think of the small bumpkin-ville USA religious community from Footloose. But Alexander BOK found out the NYPD — currently on high alert — really doesn’t like it when you dance behind them. BOK was participating in Ellen Degeneres’s Dance Dare Challenge in which […]

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12.05.14 Prachi Gupta

Spotted in Brooklyn: A little girl who wants to dance, and a bunch of strangers just as eager to join her. Frustrated by a Staten Island jury’s failure to indict an NYPD officer for the death of Eric Garner and filled with hope by the city’s mass protests, New Yorkers are feeling a lot of […]

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02.12.14 Andy Cush

The saga of is-stripping-art-or-isn’t-it continues this week, as Administrative Law Judge Donna Gardiner ruled that Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club must pay $2.1 million in back sales taxes. The club hadn’t been charging tax on dances, arguing that they constitute “artistic performance.” The court disagreed. This isn’t the first time this has come up. In 2012, the Albany […]

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10.14.11 Tabatha McGurr

Relatively unknown model Maddie Dixon gets the starring role in this latest short by Australian photographer Jesse O’Brien, where we’re given a NSFW display of what she’s working with under that studded vest. […]

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01.04.11 Bucky Turco

Jacob Cohen writes, “I was shopping in Soho and I saw this woman park her car, buy a pretzel at a stand and then she lowered the windows to her car and went to the middle of the street and started dancing.” Watch her move gracefully to the sweet serenading of angry Black Israelites. Anyway, […]

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11.19.10 Lauri Apple

A quintet of “movement artists”/tai chi line dancers/attention seekers put on a little show for the denizens of Times Square. Their origins and purpose are unknown. […]

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