TENDUTV, INC. ADDS THREE TO DANCE ADVISORY BOARD
MEMBERS BRING CREATIVE AND OPERATIONAL EXPERTISE TO NEW DANCE CHANNEL
NEW YORK, April 7, 2008- TenduTV, Inc., parent company of new dance performance television network TenduTV™ (http://www.tendutv.com), announced today the addition of three established dance professionals to its dance advisory board. TenduTV relies on its advisory board members to provide industry-specific expertise related to the varied issues faced by TenduTV™ and its content partners.
The three advisory board members announced today are:
Jay Franke, a member of the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company since 2005, and a co-founder (along with Mr. Lubovitch) of the Chicago Dancing Festival. He has also danced with Twyla Tharp, Lyric Opera Ballet Chicago and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.
Jason McDole, current faculty member at the Conservatory of Performing Arts at Point Park College and the New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble. McDole is also alumnus of the companies of Twyla Tharp, David Parsons, Lar Lubovitch and Battleworks.
Andrea Weber, a member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company (MCDC) since 2004. During her time with MCDC, she spent three years as the company’s American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA) delegate, serving an instrumental role in negotiating two collective bargaining agreements and the recently signed Advanced Media pact.
Said Marc Kirschner, Founder and General Manager of TenduTV: “We are honored to have these industry veterans helping TenduTV create new revenue opportunities for both companies and dancers, and look forward to the benefits of their wide reaching experiences within the field.”
ABOUT TENDUTV: TenduTV™, founded in March 2008 and funded by Sumaki LLC, is a video network focused on the distribution of high quality dance performances to a global audience. The company is launching a branded channel on leading video portals in the summer of 2008.
To learn more about TenduTV™, visit http://www.tendutv.com
Spencer Parikh, CEO