Meet Selena Robinson, D&I consultant

“As people march across the globe in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement, we’re reminded of the importance unity plays in strengthening communities. This most assuredly includes the industry we all cherish: the performing arts.  Inspired to address this needed, progressive change, I approached LaDuca Shoes as I believed I could assist them in creating language and content that supported…

Blood, sweat, and four years: OU grad, Alma Cienski

High school and college seniors may not be getting a traditional graduation ceremony this year, so LaDuca wanted to give a special shoutout to honor and celebrate the class of 2020. https://videopress.com/v/nNzdF5KU?preloadContent=metadata An announcement from Phil LaDuca We also wanted to feature dancers from the class of 2020 as they embark on their journey to…

Accentuate the Positive with the Satin Dollz

Stay strong. Stay safe. Stay home. And, of course, stay dancing! We can't stop watching this brilliant video from the Satin Dollz, singing and dancing to "Accentuate the Positive." The video is the first of the troupe's "Safer from Home" series, performing from the United States, the UK, France, and Spain in these fun compillation…

LaDuca Live: virtual class series

LaDuca Shoes is honored to provide a series of FREE virtual dance classes streamed through Instagram LIVE. Tune in each week for classes taught by a roster of tremendously talented and generous teachers. All classes are free and open to our followers and we encourage participants to make a donation to the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights…

Jane likes sparkly things

Jane White likes sparkly things. And so do we! You’ve probably seen some of Jane’s stunning rhinestone creations shared on our @laducashoes Instagram channel. Her company, Crystalled by Jane, handcrafts truly magical bejeweled designs on everything from purses, tumblers, and makeup brushes to (you guessed it) LaDuca shoes. We got the chance to interview this…

Rockettes x Fosse

We can't stop watching this stunning dance video—an inspiring creative collaboration between the Radio City Rockettes and the Verdon Fosse Legacy. All that grace! All that precision! All that jazz! Beautiful job, to all involved! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lM9H1eYz-lc "Radio City Rockettes, Fosse, and LaDuca boots! Kudos to our soulmates and maestros, Lloyd Culbreath and Dana Moore! xoxo"…

The bride’s first love? LaDuca Shoes

Broadway dancer and former Radio City Rockette, Lisa-Marie Lewis, designed a stunning pair of custom LaDuca shoes for her wedding day. Having worn LaDucas as a professional dancer for over 20 years, Lewis knew she could count on her LaDucas as she celebrated and danced the night away into a new "stage" of her life.…

Meet LaDuca Ambassador, Jaclyn Baker

We all know dancers are strong...But Jaclyn Baker is STRONG! Coming from a fitness family, Baker tried her first bodybuilding competition just a few years ago and immediately fell head-over-(LaDuca)-heels in love! The niche training emphasizes progressive resistance exercises with the goal of achieving a highly-developed muscular physique. Baker has quickly become an internationally ranked…

Steps on Broadway x LaDuca Shoes COLLAB

What is a Steps COLLAB?A partnership between two Dance industry leaders. Steps on Broadway will collaborate and partner with a variety of premiere dance brands to present a one-of-kind masterclass series featuring guest artists and unique choreography. Brand partners have an opportunity to implement and express their mission statement through exclusive offerings in product and…

LaDucas hit the runway at NYFW honoring breast cancer survivor, Alyssa Epstein

Alyssa Epstein is undeniably one of the strongest dancers we know. She's worked as a professional dancer in New York City for over 16 years - 14 of which she graced the line of Radio City Rockettes. The Rockettes execute up to 300 kicks per show in around 100 shows per season. For Epstein, that…