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Dancing Dreams to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, March 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Dancing Dreams, a non-profit dance program that gives children with physical challenges a chance to dance, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of their 2013 dance recital "Broadway Babes." The Dancing Dreams performance of "Broadway Babes" takes place Sunday, April 28 at 1:00pm at The Mary Louis Academy.

In honor of the occasion, Al Trautwig, Spokesperson for Dancing Dreams and Sports Commentator, and Daniel Luis Domenech, Star of Broadway's Rock of Ages will ring the Opening Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Wednesday, March 27, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET


Michelle A. Diaz

(646) 325-4973

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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About Dancing Dreams:

Dancing Dreams, based in Bayside, New York is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization serving children in the NYC/metro area. Dancing Dreams is the only non-profit dance program that gives children with physical and medical challenges a chance to dance. Dancers come from all over the tri-state region—Manhattan, Queens, Nassau, Rockland and even New Jersey—to participate. They travel to the Queens-based studio, where classes are held weekly and generally follow the public school schedule. In the fall, Dancing Dreams will open a Manhattan location. It relies on charitable contributions for funding. Donations to the organization can be made online at or by calling Dancing Dreams at (516) 659-8704.

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