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Subway Dancers

Saki Knafo

How Subway Dancing Became A New York Art Form -- And A Crime

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 03.27.2015 | Politics

Randy Vargas is a 19-year-old high school senior who dances for money after school on the trains beneath Manhattan. Among fellow dancers, he is ad...

Christopher Mathias

Subway Dancers Protest Constant Arrests

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics

Zenon Laguerre says he was the first breakdancer to start performing in New York City's subway cars some 20 years ago. He characterizes his dancing st...

What's the Harm in Subway Acrobats?

Axel Schlossberg | Posted 09.24.2014 | New York
Axel Schlossberg

Riding the subway at any point during the day reminds me that New Yorkers seldom reach out to the person next to them and spark up conversation.

The NYPD Is Really Cracking Down On Subway Dancers

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 07.01.2014 | Crime

"What time is it?" "Showtime!" It's the call and response any New Yorker on the subway knows. It happens when the city's "hitters" -- typically yo...

Kate The Wasp Joins A Subway Dance Team

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.29.2014 | Comedy

If you've ever almost been kicked in the face by a fast-moving, back-flipping subway performer in New York, you know that their dance moves are ridicu...