The Historic Buckhead Theater won’t be the same after the seventh installment of CiCi Kelley’s Phazes of Love dance extravaganza. Founded by Atlanta native CiCi Kelley, herself a dancer and choreographer who has achieved numerous performance and choreography credits including work with the Atlanta Falcons, MTV, BET and Beyonce Knowles. Phazes of Love is a unique event that facilitates connections between Atlanta’s talented dance community, choreographers and other members of the entertainment industry. The audience was not only treated to enthralling performances based on the underlying theme of love; they also enjoyed champagne and decadent goodies as part of the Phazes of Love experience. Additional Choreographers and contributors included: Cherrise Wakeham (Founder of Project 7 Dance Company), Bubba Carr (So You Think You Can Dance,Cher,Janes Addiction), Brandon Jones (Illuminate Dubai), Kristen Mychelle (Groove 2 Musik, Mad Expressions), Ahsia Pettigrew (Usher, Neyo), Kenneth Strong (Usher, Collizion Dance Crew), Gigi Torres (Establish Your Empire, Debbie Reynolds Dance Complex), Jeremy Green (Hello Kitty Park China), Monica Noble (Hip Hop Department Head at Gotta Dance Atlanta), Lauren Debrick (Collective Youth Dance Company Founder)
Proceeds from Phazes of Love will benefit Dare Dream Dance program, Kelley’s non-profit organization that provides training and scholarships for young dancers.
Photo Credit: John James