Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2005
ProDanceÂs position, as the most anticipated event of the professional sports dance calendar, has just been elevated. In dazzling fashion, ProDance 2005 will feature two of the world's most highly sought-after choreographers - Brian Friedman and Tina Landon. Their expertise, talent and star presence will certainly enhance the already phenomenal ProDance experience for all attendees.
ÂOur aim each year is to get the best choreographers in America for our participants and weÂve hit the jack-pot for ProDance 2005Â says Rosalyn Jones, Founder-CEO of ProDance. ÂWhat an incredible line-up - Kim Baum, Tabitha and Napoleon D'uomo, Eddie Garcia, Cris Judd, Charles Kaplow, Marina and Mina Ortega, John Peters, and now Brian Friedman and Tina Landon. Let me tell you--it does not get any better than this! All of these extraordinary choreographers under one roof - the dancing is going to be Fierce."
ProDance is celebrating its sixth consecutive year as the leader in professional sports dance training and the 2005 edition will take place in the incredibly creative and energetic city of Miami! ProDance is an international forum for dancers and choreographers representing the NBA, NFL, WNBA, CFL, AFL and other professional sports teams. These unique athletes and entertainers receive state-of-the-art instruction, enabling them to provide a heightened entertainment package to their respective franchises for the upcoming season. The worldÂs top choreographers teach more than 30 fully choreographed routines, many of which are performed on basketball courts and football fields around the world.
Tina Landon, who will be sharing two routines with ProDance participants, has choreographed music videos for artists such as Shakira, Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez and Janet Jackson. On television, Tina has choreographed for such shows as The Grammys, MTV Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, ÂWill and GraceÂ, ÂThe Jamie Foxx ShowÂ, and the 2001 Super Bowl half-time show. Landon is a five-time MTV Best Choreography nominee and the MTV Award recipient for Michael & Janet JacksonÂs ÂScreamÂ and Ricky MartinÂs ÂLivinÂ La Vida LocaÂ. Jennifer Lopez presented a special ÂAlma AwardÂ to Ms. Landon for her artistic contribution to the Latino Community. As a director and choreographer, Tina recently staged World Tours for Shakira, Anastacia and Motley Crue. Tina Landon has also released her own instructional dance video, ÂBehind The MovesÂ. http://www.tinalandon.com
Brian Friedman, who makes his second appearance at ProDance, will be teaching three routines at ProDance this year. He was recently nominated for an MTV 2003 Video Music Award for Best Choreography for MyaÂs ÂMy Love Is LikeÂ Â He has also worked with Britney Spears, NSync, Pink and Fatboy Slim. His movie credits include ÂCharlieÂs Angels,Â ÂSheÂs All That,Â ÂNewsiesÂ and ÂIÂll Do Anything.Â He has worked in television with shows like ÂThe Today Show,Â ÂRegis and Kathie Lee,Â the Grammys and the Soul Train awards. Friedman has recently choreographed Britney SpearsÂ ABC special and 2004 tour. http://www.brianfriedmanfreestyle.com
ÂBrian and TinaÂs combined experiences speak volumes,Â says Cheryl Lawson, CEO & President of The Perfect Date, the event coordinator for ProDance 2005. ÂTheyÂre incredibly talented choreographers and performers and weÂre sure theyÂll bring immense experience and energy to ProDance 2005.Â
ProDance is a powerhouse weekend of dance for high-profile choreographers, directors and dancers representing the NBA, NFL, WNBA, CFL, AFL and other professional sports leagues. Founded in August 2000 by Rosalyn Jones, ProDanceÂs mission is to Âpositively impact each participant by offering effective strategies to improve the overall entertainment value to their respective franchises.Â Jones is a former NCA instructor, choreographer for the San Antonio Spurs Silver Dancers (1992-2003), and studio owner. For more information, please visit http://www.prodance.net
About The Perfect Date, Inc.:
The Perfect Date, an event-planning and marketing firm, provides planning services for events like corporate meetings, race events and party planning. Since 1992, The Perfect DateÂs CEO & President, Cheryl Lawson, has planned some of the most exciting meetings, events and parties in the country. After working for 16 years with Fortune 500 companies like General Motors and Fleetwood RV, Lawson founded The Perfect Date in 2000. For more information, please visit http://www.theperfect-date.com.
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