To create a “Living Archive” of great works of musical theater choreography
To reconstruct, present and preserve significant stage, film and television musical theater dance works with the integrity to which they were created in order to entertain, educate and inspire audiences with historical accuracy of style and technique.
• To demonstrate the value of musical theater dance choreography through careful research and reconstruction with the utmost respect for how the dance relates to the source of the choreographers’ inspiration and to do justice to those works that stand alone as outstanding entertainment.
• To employ outstanding dancers and guest artists who possess the style and technical requirements necessary to best interpret the work.
• To present live show stopping musical theater and film dance works at home in New York City and on tour that embody the roots of American musical theater dance at its best, as well as current show stopping and significant work,in order to entertain and to inspire future dancers and choreographers for years to come.
American Dance Machine for the 21st Century is a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization