Bad Boys of Dance coming to UH Hilo

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Date: Friday, February 3, 2012
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 974-7642

For Immediate Release

The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo Performing Arts Center presents Rasta Thomas’ Bad Boys of Dance for one performance only on Tuesday, February 21, at 7:30 pm.

Bad Boys of Dance is a fresh, new dance company comprised of talented and versatile young male dancers. Their mission is to push the boundaries of male dancing and deliver the most exciting dance shows in the world.

Each Bad Boy is selected based on his extraordinary physical abilities and artistry. Thomas, the founder and original Bad Boys of Dance, described the performers as the dancers of tomorrow and hybrids who can do it all from ballet to hip hop.

“They're hot, young and fresh to death. They have an unparalleled ability to morph from one style to another and are entertaining and exciting to watch,” Thomas said. “My goal in founding the company was to show the world what great male dancing looks like, and to make dancing fun, entertaining and accessible to a whole new generation.”

Tickets are reserved seating and priced at $25 General, $20 Discount and $12 UH Students/Children. Box Office hours are Tuesday - Friday, 9 a.m. -1 p.m.

For more information and to purchase tickets, call 974-7310 or order online at:

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