Release date:October 4, 2013
Starring:Ryan Steele, Reed Luplau, Catherine Miller, Kimiye Corwin, Luke Murphy
The classic tale of finding success and romance in the big city is given a contemporary, and unconventional, spin in Alan Brown's new film, "Five Dances." Collaborating with internationally renowned choreographer Jonah Bokaer, writer-director Brown has taken five gifted New York dancers, and fashioned a story about Chip (Ryan Steele in his first film role), an extraordinarily talented 18 year-old recently arrived from Kansas who joins a small downtown modern dance company. In his first weeks of rehearsal, Chip is initiated into the rites of passage of a New York dancer's life, where discipline and endless hard work, camaraderie and competitiveness, the fear of not being good enough, and the joy of getting it just right, inform every minute of every day.