Maywood’s Atmosphere of Tumbling is Vibrant | Stairway of the Stars Bids Church Adieu

Video footage of Atmosphere of Tumbling’s June 5 performance at Maywood Multipurpose Building. || Susie Ivy/Facebook|| Below: AOT founder Vernel Brown.  Thursday, June 9, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Quanesha Williams and her sister were brought to Atmosphere of Tumbling two years ago after her father decided to channel some of his daughters’ boundless energy into something organized and disciplined. “Every summer we’d go outside … Continue reading Maywood’s Atmosphere of Tumbling is Vibrant | Stairway of the Stars Bids Church Adieu

New Maywood Fine Arts Dance Studio Could Open In August

A recent photo of the future home of Stairway to the Stars dance studio, located on Fifth Avenue near the home of parent organization Maywood Fine Arts. | Below: A diagram of the interior of the new dance studio. || Courtesy Maywood Fine Arts Thursday, June 2, 2016 || By Michael Romain  There will be a window on the first floor that replicates the one … Continue reading New Maywood Fine Arts Dance Studio Could Open In August

Maywood Fine Arts — $500,000 Away From Fundraising Goal — Is Primed To Build New Studio

  The site of the future Maywood Fine Arts dance studio. Attendees at the organization’s annual Pumpkin Patch Parade, held Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, were allowed to shovel some of the site’s soil as part of a small fundraising effort. Below, a fundraising goal chart in the form of a dancer. Bottom: Architectural renderings of the future studio.| Photos: Michael Romain  Saturday, October 10, 2015 … Continue reading Maywood Fine Arts — $500,000 Away From Fundraising Goal — Is Primed To Build New Studio