Dance festival’s closing gala coming to downtown Auburn

The New York Institute of Dance & Education and Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre will conclude the 2017 New York Dance Festival with the “A Day In Dance” gala concert from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, July 21, in Exchange Street Plaza, Auburn.

The event moves downtown from West Middle School. The festival, which began July 10, is a creation of Auburn native Sean McLeod, president, choreographer and producer of the New York Institute of Dance & Education. The two-week experience consists of 8.5 hours of dance a day with master classes in modern, ballet, hip-hop, McLeod technique Afro hip-hop and more. It also included the second annual Harriet Tubman Freedom Music Festival July 12 on the State Street Mall.Full Article