Put on your dancing shoes, set your feet a-tapping and don’t be caught napping! M-Net Movies All-Stars DStv channel 111 is turning up the volume this November with an amazing Dance Fest featuring all your favourites from this immensely popular film genre.The M-Net Movies All-Stars Dance Fest hits the small screen on Friday 2 November 2 at 2pm, and thereafter goes out every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. It ends on Friday November 30. Visit mnet.tv/dancefest for the full schedule.
There are scores of dancing styles out there, and Hollywood is always trying to stay abreast with the latest craze. From the glamorous show dancing, swing and tap of La La Land to the gritty stomp and hip hop in Stomp the Yard, Honey and Step Up, the M-Net Movies All-Stars Dance Fest will show you the best stories, masterfully choreographed and brilliantly told. So, forget the notion that dance films are all style and no substance. The characters are totally believable, and the movies have plenty of heart.
The line-up for the first weekend kicks off with Honey, starring Jessica Alba as the sweet but tough Honey Daniels on Friday 2 November at 4pm, followed by the rebel crew of Step Up 4: Revolution on Saturday 3 November at 2:40pm. This weekend finishes on a high note with the spectacular La La Land, which captured six Oscar Awards including Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for Emma Stone and Best Achievement in Directing for Damien Chazelle. Tune in at 6pm.
Other highlights include: Honey 2 on Friday 9 November at 6pm; Step Up: All In on Saturday 10 November at 2:25pm; Stomp The Yard 2: Homecoming on Friday 16 November at 4pm; You Got Served on Saturday 17 November at 2:40pm; Battle Of The Year on Friday 23 November at 4pm; Saturday 24 November at 2:20pm You Got Served: Beat The World; Thursday 29 November at 4pm Chicago; Friday 30 November at 4pm Sparkle. All times in GMT.