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Amy Yakima

 
Bio:
Broadway debut in Finding Neverland! Credits: "So You Think You Can Dance" (Season 10 winner), Shaping Sound, Lindsey Stirling Music Box Tour. Thank you Mia, Mom, Dad, Emma, Lauren, family, friends, Travis, Loni, Noretta, Casey, NDSD for guiding me to Neverland! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway debut in Finding Neverland! Credits: "So You Think You Can Dance" (Season 10 winner), Shaping Sound, Lindsey Stirling Music Box Tour. Thank you Mia, Mom, Dad, Emma, Lauren, family, friends, Travis, Loni, Noretta, Casey, NDSD for guiding me to Neverland! (read complete bio)
WICKED Will Defy Gravity at Times-Union Center Fall 2019 Photo WICKED Will Defy Gravity at Times-Union Center Fall 2019
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2019

What's the most swankified place in town Nov. 20 through Dec. 1, 2019? That would be the Times-Union Center because the national tour of Wicked is back in the sunshine state!

VIDEO: Find Out Which Dance Acts Survived the Duels on WORLD OF DANCE Photo VIDEO: Find Out Which Dance Acts Survived the Duels on WORLD OF DANCE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 1, 2019

NBC's hit dance competition series ‚ÄúWorld of Dance‚ÄĚ is led by a judging team of extraordinary dance superstars ‚ÄĒ Jennifer Lopez (who also serves as an executive producer), Derek Hough, NE-YO and host Scott Evans.

Josh Prince's Broadway Dance Lab Launches Today Photo Josh Prince's Broadway Dance Lab Launches Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2017

Broadway Dance Lab (BDL), a choreographic incubator supporting new works of dance-driven theatre, has announced that Brook Wendle (Paramour, Gossip Girl), Caleb Teicher (Dance Magazine's 25 to Watch ), Abdul Latif (Lincoln Center Institute artist-in-residence), and Katie Rose McLaughlin (Designated Movement Company), will join artistic director Josh Prince as choreographers for the company's Fall 2017 Cycle. The Lab is set to begin on Oct. 30, and will run through Dec. 15.

BWW Feature: Broadway's Ricky Ubeda and Amy Yakima Give Advice To This Season's Conte Photo BWW Feature: Broadway's Ricky Ubeda and Amy Yakima Give Advice To This Season's Contestants of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by Gianluca Russo - Aug 21, 2017

As anticipated, season 14 of So You Think You Can Dance is rounding out to be a talented-packed hit. From contemporary, to ballroom, to hip hop, we can't wait to see this phenomenal group of dancers knocked it out of the park. Behind the glitz and glamour, however, is an intensive and exhausted rehearsal process each week. Having been through it themselves, Broadway's Ricky Ubeda, season 11 winner of SYTYCD, and Amy Yakima, season 10 winner, chatted with us about their advice for newcomers and how the show changed their entire life.

FINDING NEVERLAND Enters Final Weeks on Broadway Before Flying Away on Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

As previously announced, Broadway's Finding Neverland, the magical story of how Peter became Pan, will soon be leaving the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 46th Street, between Broadway and 8th Avenue), sailing off August 21, 2016 for a First National U.S. Tour and forthcoming 2017 West End production.

BWW Interview: Terrence Mann Talks Stepping Into FINDING NEVERLAND; Upcoming TUCK EVERLASTING
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 28, 2015

Today, the Broadway vet chats exclusively with BWW and explains why joining FINDING NEVERLAND was like 'jumping onto a speeding train'. The actor also gives us a preview of his next exciting project, the stage adaptation of TUCK EVERLASTING, heading to Broadway next April.

FINDING NEVERLAND Swaps in Sunday Evening Performances at the Lunt-Fontanne
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2015

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that beginning Tuesday, November 3, the new hit musical, Finding Neverland, will change its performance schedule by adding a Sunday evening performance, which will replace the current Wednesday evening performance.

Official: Terrence Mann Will Return to Broadway in FINDING NEVERLAND!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 18, 2015

BroadwayWorld has just learned  that Broadway veteran Terrence Mann (Beauty and the Beast, Les Miserable) will take over the roles of "Charles Frohman" and "Captain Hook" in the smash hit musical Finding Neverland beginning Tuesday, September 29. Anthony Warlow, Neverland's current Frohman/Hook, will play his final performance on Sunday, September 27.

WAKE UP with BWW 8/26/2015 - KINKY BOOTS Hits 1,000, OCTOBER SKY Blasts Off and More!
by Jessica Khan - Aug 26, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: KINKY BOOTS marks 1,000 shows in style, OCTOBER SKY blasts off at The Marriott and more!

SYTYCD's Amy Yakima Replaces Melanie Moore as Peter Pan in FINDING NEVERLAND
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 25, 2015

Beginning tonight, August 25, So You Think You Can Dance- Season 10 winner Amy Yakima, joins the cast of Broadway's Finding Neverland as Peter Pan. Yakima replaces Melanie Moore (So You Think You Can Dance Winner- Season 8), who will soon star as Chava in Fiddler on the Roof. This marks Yakima's Broadway debut. 

VIDEO: SYTYCD Celebrates 10 Years - Sneak Peek at Tonight's Performances!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

FOX launched a two-night live event celebrating 10 inspiring years of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE tonight, July 20, with the season's first elimination show. Click below to watch clips of all of tonight's performances!

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE to Celebrate a Decade of Dance Next Week
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 14, 2015

FOX will air a two-night LIVE event celebrating 10 inspiring years of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE on Monday, July 20 (8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) and Tuesday, July 21 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT).

SYTYCD Crowns Champ, ON THE TOWN Welcomes Dancer; FULL RESULTS & PICS!
by Matt Tamanini - Sep 3, 2014

Whoooooooa, this is it! All of the voters have voted, the competitive dances have been danced, the, 'Shut your face's have been shut your faced; tonight was SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE's 11th season finale. And though, as in the last two years, we had four dancers still standing at the beginning of the night, for the first time since 2011, there was only one winner announced. Gone are the days of not having to choose between our favorite male and female dancers; this time, only one gets to take home the title of 'America's Favorite Dancer.'

BWW Recaps: SYTYCD's Top-10 Perform with All-Stars as Two are Eliminated; Updated with Full Reviews & Pictures!
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 7, 2014

Well, if you weren't fully invested in Season 11 of 'So You Think You Can Dance' yet, tonight is the night to dive-in head first. With the Top-10 being joined by an incredible cast of All-Stars, this week's episode brought about as much excitement as a dance fan can handle. Each dancer was, more or less, paired with an All-Star inside their genre, and nearly all of the 10 couples delivered excellent routines. That being said, a few left me disappointed.

Christina Perri to Perform 'Burning Gold' on Next SYTYCD
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2014

Christina Perri, whose song, "Jar of Hearts," led to overnight success and a record deal after being featured on the show, is back to perform her new single, "Burning Gold," from her "Head or Heart" album.

Christina Perri to Perform 'Burning Gold' on Next SYTYCD
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 31, 2014

Christina Perri, whose song, "Jar of Hearts," led to overnight success and a record deal after being featured on the show, is back to perform her new single, "Burning Gold," from her "Head or Heart" album.

Lucy Hale to Perform New Single 'Lie a Little Better' on Next SYTYCD, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

Tune in for a special appearance by Lucy Hale ("Pretty Little Liars"), who will perform her new single, "Lie a Little Better," from her debut album, "Road Between."

Lucy Hale to Perform New Single 'Lie a Little Better' on Next SYTYCD, 7/24
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 17, 2014

Tune in for a special appearance by Lucy Hale ("Pretty Little Liars"), who will perform her new single, "Lie a Little Better," from her debut album, "Road Between."

Two Contestants Eliminated on SYTYCD; A Great Big World to Perform Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Tune in for a special appearance by A Great Big World, performing their hit single, 'Say Something,' which took the country by storm after being featured during a performance by Amy Yakima and Robert Roldan last season, choreographed by Stacey Tookey.

Two Contestants Eliminated on SYTYCD; A Great Big World to Perform 7/16
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 10, 2014

Tune in for a special appearance by A Great Big World, performing their hit single, 'Say Something,' which took the country by storm after being featured during a performance by Amy Yakima and Robert Roldan last season, choreographed by Stacey Tookey.

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