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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! The new age of Beautiful Thieves has begun. As things are just getting started the weekly themes will be simple. Each week there will be five posts centred around a theme, the posts will include: television and movie reviews, music, artist profiles, art, dance and fashion. If I find something interesting or […]

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Step Up 4 3D Trailer

The first trailer for the new Step Up movie was released this week. While it does not give any plot, it does show a behind the scenes look. Set to the music of Transporta (“Same Girl”), the trailer screams Christopher Scott. The dancers in suits, arm/hand choreography, single line movements. While I’m a little skeptical […]

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Top Twenty Posts of the Year

I thought I would try something new this year and post the top twenty posts. Some are a little surprising but others are very predictable. Top Posts 1. Team iLuminate 2. Heather Morris for Staples 3. Dancers on Glee/LXD Tour 4. Meet the Top 20 5. House 7.15 – Bombshells 6. Emmy Nominations – Choreography […]

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Benefit for Steelo

Steelo Vazquez, member of dance crews Killafornia, Footwork Fanatix and the Groovaloos as well as portraying Spex in The LXD, suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm on June 19th of this year. Consequently, Steelo suffered three more ruptures costing him the ability to walk and speak. Vazquez is currently undergoing extensive rehabilitation and ‘An Unprecedented Night of Dance’ […]

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The Tale of Trevor Drift

I just recently got the chance to sit down and watch the whole first season of the Legion of Extraordinary Dancers. I was blown away with the dancing in every episode and am excited with the trailer for the second season. For those who don’t know if they can see the LXD you can go […]

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Step Up 4 Choreographers

Two of the choreographers for the new upcoming Step Up 4 movie have been announced. Christopher Scott, of Legion of Extraordinary Dancers fame, and Travis Wall, So You Think You Can Dance alum/choreographer, are currently in Miami creating new dances for the movie. This is a brilliant line up and with Katherine McCormick as the […]

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LXD Season Three

And so it has begun…again. Season three of the Legion of Extraordinary Dancers is up on the restrictive Hulu for all you American viewers. For the rest of us we wait and watch the LXD‘s twitter account praising the first two episodes. Lovely. The two episodes called “Extraordinary 7” and “Ashes” are apparently very intense. […]

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LXD on So You Think You Can Dance

The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers performed on the results show of SYTYCD this week to promote the third season of their series. The routine was choreographed by Christopher Scott and Galen Hooks. While the routine was very good and had LXD staples, tricking across the stage, Scott’s intricate arm movements and Madd Chadd center stage […]

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The LXD Season Three Trailer

The trailer for the third season of the Legion of Extraordinary Dancers came out the other day as well as the release date for the series. The series is called Rise of the Drifts and comes out 08.11.11. The music from the trailer is “Palladio” by Kerry Muzzey which you can buy here. Credit

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Red Bull BC 1 All Stars

David ‘Kid David’ Shriebman posted this video a little while ago of him, Taisuke Nonaca, Omar O. ‘Roxrite’ Delgado Macias and Ronnie Abaldonado performing at the Red Bull BC 1 All Stars. This event took place at UC Santa Cruz before a viewing of the documentary ‘Bouncing Cats.’ They are all amazing, and do some […]

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The LXD

The LXD made the announcement today that they will be performing on So You Think You Can Dance tomorrow night. They also said they will be releasing the trailer and release date will come out tomorrow. So exciting!

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Madd Chadd

LXD dancer Chadd ‘Madd Chadd’ Smith choreographed and performed in this latest video. The video is called Madd Chadd X CharlotteBobcats.com and was directed by Austin Saya. CharlotteBobcats.com is a film/art studio based in Los Angeles, California. The video is interesting, it bounces around a lot and shows from different angles how his body moves. […]

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SYTYCD – Week One Performance

The competition has officially begun with the first performance show of Season 8. The judges for this week are staples Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy, as well as actress Megan Mullally. The curse is back again this season with Mitchell Kelly not performing because of a injury. He is replaced by Season 7’s Robert Roldan. […]

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Meet the Top 20 – Episode

The Meet the Top 20 episode this year was filled with incredible dancing. The judges for the night were Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Tyce DiOrio, Lil’C, and Robin Antin. I love that they have started doing this, getting to see the dancers perform before the competition starts gives you a better idea of what they are […]

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Team iLuminate

On this weeks audition episode of America’s Got Talent they featured the dance group Team iLuminate. This crew features LXD dancers Ivan ‘Flipz’ Velez, Philip ‘Spee-D’ Albuquerque, Jay ‘J-Smooth’ Guterrez and John ‘JRock’ Nelson as well as other dancers Lindsey B, Giselle Mejia, Dario Mejia, Jessica Rabone, Craig Hollaman, and Miral Kotb. The dance was praised by […]

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Dancers on Glee/LXD Tour

The current dancers for the LXD are Stephen ‘Twitch’ Boss, Legacy Perez, Luis ‘BBoy Luigi’ Rosado, ‘Kid David’ Shreibman, Shelby Rabara, William Wingfield, and Danny Graham. Some of the backup dancers for the Glee performances are Courtney Galiano, Haylee Roderick, Hannah Douglass, Nick Baga, Michael Riccio, KC Monnie, Jaymz Tuaileva, and Kyle Hill.

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Legion Of Extraordinary Dancers – The Wave

The Wave is portrayed by Ricardo ‘Boogie Frantick’ Rodriguez Jr. Rodriguez is originally from the San Fernando Valley and currently resides in Pacoima. He has worked with many crews including: Air Force Crew, G-Style, L.A. Styles Crew and is currently dancing with Skill Methodz. He has appeared in the movie Step Up 3D as well […]

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Wong Fu Productions and Harry Shum Jr.

Wong Fu Productions is an independent production company founded by Wesley Chan, Ted Fu, and Philip Wang. They create short films, vlogs and music videos as well as speaking to universities and starting a t-shirt brand. For their current project they created three sketches with Glee actor and LXD dancer Harry Shum Jr. Each clip is […]

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The LXD Tour Choreographers

The choreographers for The Legion of Extraordinary dancers has usually been Harry Shum Jr and Christopher Scott, but for the Glee/LXD tour things have been changed up. Aakomon Jones and Galen Hooks have taken over the reigns and choreographed the tour. Aakomon Jones was an assistant choreographer for Dreamgirls, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous and […]

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Legion Of Extraordinary Dancers – Finns

Finns is portrayed by Chanel Malvar. Malvar was born in Washington State and began dancing at the age of ten. She began with dance then moved to gymnastics and cheerleading through high school and college. From 2001-3 she was put into Daniel Cruz’s dance group “Cruz Control.” She has worked with Katy Perry, The Game, Toni Braxton […]

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