Blue13 Dance Company
Reimagine American Dance
Blue13 is a confluence of the contemporary and the classic, utilizing the cultural art legacies of the Indian subcontinent as a departure point to create a new vision of American dance.
Blue13 performs and teaches as part of the City of Santa Clarita's "Celebrate" series. Join the dancers along with Dhol Nation and DJ Sandeep Kumar at Canyon Country Community Center's outdoor stage.
June 3, 2022
blue13 summer intensive
Register today for our one-day intensive with Artistic Director, Achinta S. McDaniel kicking off the day with Bollywood, followed by Associate Director, Jon Paul and all the teaching artists of Blue13 teaching a multitude of styles which are part of the Blue13 craft. End the day learning company repertory, and to be considered to perform with us at Stomping Ground on August 13, 2022!
August 4, 2022 9am-5pm
diwali at disney
Blue13 returns to Disney's California Adventure to celebrate Diwali at the Festival of Holidays. Join us at the Palisades stage for four shows a day, including dance lessons!
November 12, 2021-January 9, 2022
winter in las vegas
Blue13 performs in two shows in Las Vegas this November, with excerpts of Bollywood and contemporary works including the critically acclaimed "Terpsichore in Ghungroos."
November 19, 2021, Clark County
November 20, 2021, West Las Vegas
7:30 p.m. curtain
Casa romantica november
Join us at the beautiful and Historic Casa Romantica in San Clemente, California for a Site-Specific Experience overlooking the ocean.
November 12, 2021, 7:00 p.m.
firebrand sway dance film
A short dance film by Saam Gabbay and Achinta S. McDaniel, Firebrand Sway is currently in post-production and will be released later this year.
"here's to you" video
Look out for Part II of “Here’s to You” Dance Video created during COVID, premiering this Winter on YouTube.
theme park services
unique & interactive corporate events
diverse & professional performances and performers
energize your partners and team members
blue13 brings a celebratory element to corporate events and projects, tailored to suit your specific needs. booking unforgettable virtual and digital events of every scale
private events & creative services
from your daughter’s wedding to your friend’s 40th birthday, allow us to tailor-make your memorable dance event: digital and live Performances, Classes, Flash Mobs, and Dancergrams in Bollywood, Jazz, Contemporary, and more.
Inimitable Bollywood and Contemporary Indian dance workshops, master classes, choreography, and community engagement.
support blue13 dance today
our ongoing efforts to increase cultural knowledge and center BIPOC artists amplifies representation, equity, and diversity in the performing arts.
your donation will enable us to bring dance, and with it, meaningful and lasting impact where it is needed most across the U.S. and abroad.
blue13 dance company
to drive a substantive shift in the perception and practice of American dance through performance, community, and education.