Malashock Dance holds celebrity dance competition next month


For the second year, Malashock Dance presents its “Malashock Thinks You Can Dance” competition. On Sept. 13, Emmy-winning San Diego choreographer John Malashock will host the event that will feature a special appearance by Mary Murphy, celebrity judge and choreographer of Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance.”

Sycuan’s community development manager Anita Bye, San Diego Museum of Art president Pamela Cesak and other local celebrities will be paired with professional ballroom dancers. Christopher Ashley, artistic director of the La Jolla Playhouse, and others will provide commentary. More information: (619) 260-1622,