You. Me. The Big Apple?

In one month, I’ll be in New York City.

A glittering big apple charm with NYC as a backdrop

Photo by Kathryn Connell

I’m headed to the Dance Teacher Summit to get ready for fall teaching, to see some of my online buddies in the flesh, and to make some new friends, too.

Do you plan to be at the Summit?

Or perhaps in NYC between August 5 and 7?

If so…

I’m staging a ‘Friends of Dance Advantage’ meetup.

Nothing formal.

Say hello, introduce yourself, exchange info, stay and chat, or all of the above. I’d just like to connect (however briefly) in person with you for a change.

If you’re going and you’re game, please leave a comment below. Or, you can email me at this address:

Nichelle's email

I’ll iron out the when, where, and how and let you know the details via email.

Hope to see you there!

Nichelle (owner/editor)
Nichelle Suzanne is a writer specializing in dance and online content. She is also a dance instructor with over 20 years experience teaching in dance studios, community programs, and colleges. She began Dance Advantage in 2008, equipped with a passion for movement education and an intuitive sense that a blog could bring dancers together. As a Houston-based dance writer, Nichelle covers dance performance for Dance Source Houston, Arts+Culture Texas, and other publications. She is a leader in social media within the dance community and has presented on blogging for dance organizations, including Dance/USA. Nichelle provides web consulting and writing services for dancers, dance schools and studios, and those beyond the dance world.
Nichelle (owner/editor)
Nichelle (owner/editor)
Nichelle (owner/editor)


  1. I’ll be there! I’d love to catch up!

  2. Marilyn says:

    I’ll be at the summit and would love to meet you.

  3. Looking forward to seeing you both there!

  4. Karenatasha says:

    Hi, there! I’m not a dance teacher and won’t be at the conference, but I am a New Yorker and it would be fun to meet. Problem is, I’m away through the 6th. I’ll be home on the 7th, if you’re gathering then. If the meeting is before that last day, I’m so sorry to miss you all!

  5. Nichelle,

    Would LOVE a meet up! I’m not going to the summit but am around!

  6. Not going to be at summit but live right nearby so if you do a teacher meetup please let me know!

  7. I will let you all know, Summit attendees or not. I can’t wait to meet you!

    FYI for those who aren’t going, you can get a free Exhibit Hall pass to check out the vendors (some of our friends like and ABC for Dance and lots of others will be manning their booths), it’s also possible to purchase separate tickets for the ACE awards concert and the Fashion Show/Cocktail Party.

  8. Becca Beck says:

    I’ll be there! It would be so nice to meet you in person!

  9. Hi Nichelle,

    I’d love to see you in real life, while you’re here in NYC! Yay! Please keep me in the loop. Thanks! :)

  10. I’ll be there. : )
    I look forward to seeing everyone.

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