Celebrating NYC street culture and providing performance and professional development opportunities to street and subway dancers as a legal alternative to dancing in subway cars.

It’s Showtime NYC! in only its 3rd year of activity with now more than 20 members, has become the largest street dance company in New York City. 

A program of Dancing in the Streets to celebrate New York City street culture, the group provides performance and professional development opportunities to street and subway dancers as a legal alternative to dancing in trains.

Led and managed by the dancers themselves, It's Showtime NYC! have created a number of pieces and commissioned major new works from international dance makers such as Anne Nguyen (Paris) and Faustin Linyekula (Congo). 

The group regularly presents work in Battery Park, and has been invited to perform at many events in the city including Summerstage, The Supreme Court, Crossing the Line Festival, River to River Festival, The Met Museum, Madison Square Park, The South Bronx Culture Trail, Bronx Museum of the Arts, El Museo del Barrio, Times Square, Weeksville Heritage Center, and the Roberto Clemente Plaza. The group was in residence at La Place - centre culturel hip-hop -  in Paris in November 2017, at Teatro Cecilia Becker in Rio de Janeiro in January 2018 with local Passinho dancers for Ocupacao Demistifique, at CND in Paris in June 2018 for Camping.

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- Dance teaching/pedagogy

- Production Management

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  • i am cover by klassic ft Tajin

    A video collaboration of two street dancers from 2 different worlds to meet in the middle and share art and talent hopfully you enjoy plz...
  • Catch us in The New York Times & BronxNet TV!

    Dear supporters! In case you haven't read/seen it yet, here's the New York Times article (...
  • Battle! Hip-Hop in Armor at The Met Museum

    Hey there Drip supporters! We had the chance to perform at The Met Museum last Friday. Didn't get the chance to see it? Well worry not...
  • Laiden, Jip, Soho

    A freestyle collaboration between " Jip" Philly All-style dancer and our very own New York Flex'n dancers  "Laiden  & Soho" hope you...

    Here is one our lovely IST members teaching a bronx bnb while teaching hip-hop also incorporated FlexN come and enjoy learning something...
  • IST at Jacob's Pillow

    Hey dear supporters, Sorry we've been busy with many performances this summer, the main one being Jacob's Pillow, this past Friday, in...
  • FlexN workshop held at Gibney studios

    Check out It's Showtime NYC!'s Bless & Soho teaching a FlexN workshop at Gibney a few weeks back.  FlexN is a street style of dance...
  • IST upcoming performances

    Dear backers, We hope you're enjoying the nice weather ;) Here is the list of our summer performances. We're also at Battery Park...
  • IST freestyle cypher 3 - march 15

     Hey Drip community!  here is another cypher video from the members of IST. we hope you enjoy the video and continue dancing!...
  • Excerpt of IST performing at Bronx Artists Now: Showcase & Conversation 2018

    Hey Drippers! Check out It's Showtime NYC! performing an excerpt of Festival of Dreams last January at Pregones Theater  for Bronx...
  • It's Showtime NYC! in Rio de Janeiro!

    Dear Drip community, In January, two of our IST members were invited to participate in a cultural exchange/residency in Rio de...
  • Back from Paris - Bisous!

    Dear community! IST was recently invited by La Place Centre Culture Hip Hop on an exchange trip in Paris. A few of us went to France...
  • IST Tribe is ready! Are you?

    Welcome to our page! We are It's Showtime NYC!, also known as "IST". The picture above was taken during our performance called...