Bopsidy has announced its partnership with some of San Francisco’s top dance studios to launch its official Bopsidy Studio Partners program.
HAWTHORNE, CA, UNITED STATES, January 6, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ – Bopsidy, the first online community created for dancers, today announced its partnership with some of San Francisco’s top dance studios to launch its official Bopsidy Studio Partners program. The announcement follows the launch of Bopsidy’s beta, as the company plans to open the new social networking platform to all members of the dance community in early 2022.
The first founding partners of Bopsidy Studio are: Alonzo King LINES Dance Center, Dance Mission Theater and Rae Studios. As part of the partner program, Bopsidy creates Bopsidy studio pages to serve as hubs – or “bop pages” – to keep their instructors and students connected and informed.
“Partnering with dance studios is a key step in Bopsidy’s trajectory to become the one-stop destination for dance professionals, students and enthusiasts,” said Lily Liang, CEO and co-founder of Bopsidy. “We are honored to have the support of our new partners in this mission.
Bopsidy has also announced its intention to open its new site, currently in beta, to all new registrants as of February 2022. The new site allows dance enthusiasts and professionals to create profile pages for themselves and their families. dance groups, highlighting their dance history, videos and class times, if applicable. Soon members will be able to connect and follow their favorite dancers and groups, making sure they never miss an upcoming class, workshop or event.
“We are delighted to partner with Bopsidy as a founding member of the studio,” said Jamie Carter, LINES Dance Center. “As our business and course offerings grow, connecting with our growing community is more important than ever. We look forward to being part of this key movement to bring the dance community closer together! “
“As a dance studio that elevates multiple genres from folk to modern, Bopsidy’s platform aligns perfectly with our studio,” said Stella Adelman, CEO of Dance Mission Theater. “We are proud to call ourselves a founding studio partner and look forward to forging deeper relationships with our community through our new studio ‘Bop’ page. “
“Bopsidy brings so much energy and empowerment to the dance community,” said Jessica Rae, founder of Rae Studios. “Our studio takes full advantage of Bopsidy’s functionality to inform our community of upcoming classes and events such as our Boombox Weekend, corporate partnerships and Spotlight master classes with guest choreographers!”
Founded in 2019, Liang and her co-founder Michael Kamowski initially developed Bopsidy as a discovery solution to make it easier for students to find new dance lessons. Since then, Bopsidy’s mission has expanded to support the dance industry in a number of ways: from helping instructors make deeper connections with their students to allowing dance groups to promote their work. In addition, Bopsidy seeks to level the playing field for all dance genres and sub-communities so that everyone has access to the same promotion and visibility tools.
While Bopsidy has traditionally focused on the Bay Area and Los Angeles, it plans to open up to more U.S. cities in the coming months. New members can register on www.bopsidy.com and learn more about the history of the company and the dancers’ perspectives on https://blog.bopsidy.com/.
About Bopsidy’s founding partner studios:
Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Alonzo King LINES Ballet is at the forefront of artistic innovation in ballet, with deeply rooted affinities between classical Western and Eastern forms, elemental materials, the natural world and the human spirit. Alonzo King LINES Ballet is home to nationally recognized dance education and community programs including the LINES Summer and Training Program, the Joint BFA Dance Program with the Dominican University of California, and the LINES Dance Center, one of the largest dance facilities on the West Coast. . For more information visit www.linesballet.org.
Dance Mission Theater
Dance Mission connects and empowers diverse communities and artists in the Bay Area through all aspects of dance and dance theater, including the production of new work, teaching and performance. Many women artists, artists of color, and culturally specific ensembles consider Dance Mission to be their artistic home. Master teachers of dance and music have created a thriving intergenerational community celebrating cultural traditions and welcoming students from all walks of life. For more information visit www.dancemissiontheater.org.
Founded in 2012, Rae Studios is a dance and fitness center overlooking Union Square in San Francisco. The studio is located on the 7th floor of the Native Sons of Golden West building, a historic preservation and organizing organization founded in 1875. With wall-to-wall mirrors, high ceilings, pull-out bars, a state-of-the-art sound system. technology and our electrifying dance and fitness instructors, Rae Studios is the perfect solution for group and one-on-one training exercises. For more information visit www.raestudios-sf.com.
Bopsidy’s mission is to empower and unite the dance community with the premier online platform for dance enthusiasts, professionals and groups. Bopsidy was inspired by Lily Liang’s personal journey as a longtime dance explorer. Lily and co-founder Michael Kamowski met at Rotten Tomatoes where they worked together on the popular movie and TV review site. They share a love for the arts and building tools to empower people to make better decisions (eg, what to watch on Netflix). Together, they launched Bopsidy, a social platform that takes the dance community to the next level. Pre-registrations are now open for all dancers at www.bopsidy.com. Together we dance!