Coming August 2019.
Manhattan, New York City.
Phoenix Fire is the Liberate Artists version of nationals.
Dancers from across the USA and around the world come together to train in the iconic, New York City. The production culminates in an original broadway theater style performance. This summer, it’s going to be on fire, our greatest production to date! #WeRise19
All participants have the opportunity to enter and win a scholarship covering the cost of their entire tuition at their home studio for one year (Details to be announced soon).
We have three intensity level schedules open to the public, our 3 day Lite program, our 7 day Core program and our 9 day highly intensive Elites program. Plus an additional schedule for our selected 18+ Primas & Primos for which registration is invite only.
The entire 5th floor of “The Westin” will be ours! Transformed into magical studio spaces.
The Westin New York at Times Square
The Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th St.
New York, NY 10025-6990
The Phoenix Fire 2019 production showcase will be held Saturday August 10th, 2019 in style!
Programs & Registration
Each program delivers a different magical experience, with differing schedules and intensity levels.
Booking Now Open
Click the “Booking Now Open” link above to book your room/s.
Room capacity for double rooms is 4 guests
(the website will give you an error if you attempt to book over 4 guests to a room)
Destination Fee charges and concessions are not applicable to this group room block. Due to the hotels technical limitations they references a $25 daily charge when booking but this will not be charged at check out.
Dates to Book:
We recommend booking the night before the Experience begins and checking out the day after the Showcase but the decision is yours. Here are the important dates and times for you to make the best decision for your party.
Elites begin their magical adventure at 10am, Aug 2nd 2019
Elites take their final bow at 7pm, Aug 10th 2019
Each year at Phoenix Fire, we award scholarships to deserving dancers. Our biggest scholarship is our Year in Dance Life Scholarship – this scholarship covers a dancer tution fees for 1 year at their home studio. All scholarship application requirements will be emailed to you in Spring 2019!
Our 2018 winner was Aleah Pflug
Escape Dance Academy: Youngstown, OH
The Liberate Artists Dance Captain (LADC) program is our group of hand selected dancers, from all around the world, (ages 12-18) who assistant and demonstrate with our esteemed Liberate Artists faculty for an entire season on the road. During the season, LADC’s get an inside look at the professional dance world, while working with industry professionals in an individualized manner. Annually, no more than 10 LADC’s, are chosen to assist for the upcoming season. To audition to be a 2019/2020 Liberate Artists dance captain you must be at least 12 years old, an elite prodigy, and meet all the requirements listed in the Phoenix Fire Elite Prodigy Packet which will be available as of May 22nd 2019.
Our 2018/2019 Liberate Artists Dance Captains are from Hawaii to New York and everywhere in between. Meet them below as they will be featured in our Liberate Artists performance and perform a special LADC number choreographed by So You Think You Can Dance winner and All Star, Lauren Froderman.
Liberate Artists Apprentices are college-aged dancers and professionals who assist our faculty and staff at Phoenix Fire. These dancers attend top universities around the nation, and have a true passion and appreciation for dance and working with the dancers of the future. Apprentices are here to make sure every prodigy has a magical and momentous experience at Phoenix Fire.
The Apprentice training program is also the groundwork for the next generation of Liberate Artists Faculty. (You may notice a 2019 Phoenix Fire Faculty member or two that started in previous years as Apprentices (or Primas/Primos). We cannot wait for you to meet this year’s company of Apprentices. They are some of the most incredible artists we have encountered on the road, this season, and awesome human beings.
Frequently Asked Questions