Community Engagement

Beyond the Studio. . .

Steps on Broadway is part of a larger community, defined both artistically and geographically. Utilizing the many artistic assets Steps has at its disposal, it has created partnerships with various organizations:

New York City Dance Alliance Foundation – College Scholarship

The Foundation is committed to broadening awareness while promoting standards of excellence in dance, and dedicated to investing in the next generation of professional dancers by offering scholarships for secondary and college education. Institutions affiliated with the scholarship program include:
University of the Arts, PhiladelphiaMarymount Manhattan, New York CityPoint Park University, Pittsburgh
Steps is a founding sponsor of the College Scholarship Fund.

Dancers Responding to AIDS (DRA) – World AIDS Week

Each year in December, Steps participates in fundraising activities for World AIDS Week. The week is dedicated to raising awareness about AIDS and fundraising, to further DRA’s mission to support people living with HIV/AIDS by offering social services for performing professionals, and programs for women’s health. Our faculty donates a percentage of their class earnings for the week and Steps matches it.


Steps offers scholarships to the following dance conventions:

New York City Dance Alliancewww.nycdance.com

International Dance Association (Italy) – www.idadance.com

World Dance Movement (Italy) – www.worlddancemovement.com

International Dance Competition (Italy)