Archive for 'Dance'

Nurturing the Future of Dance in New Jersey

Nurturing the Future of Dance in New Jersey

June 06, 2018—Emerging choreographers worked with mentors to prepare world-premiere dances that will be shown at NJPAC on Friday, June 15 as part of the Jersey (NEW) Moves! Festival of Dance. [...]

“Generations: Influences from the Modern Age” with American Repertory Ballet

“Generations: Influences from the Modern Age” with American Repertory Ballet

March 20, 2018—This Friday and Saturday, American Repertory Ballet presents a triple bill of works in “Generations: Influences from the Modern Age” at Two River Theater in Red Bank. [...]

Luis Salgado Directs “Ragtime” at Axelrod PAC

Luis Salgado Directs “Ragtime” at Axelrod PAC

March 01, 2018—The next show at the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, opening March 3, is the popular musical “Ragtime.” Set in the early 20th century, it features African Americans, Jewish immigrants, [...]

The Legacy of Hope: Carolyn Dorfman Dance at Monmouth University

The Legacy of Hope: Carolyn Dorfman Dance at Monmouth University

February 21, 2018—On Feb. 25, Carolyn Dorfman Dance will perform “The Legacy Project: A Dance of Hope” at Monmouth University’s Pollak Theatre, featuring a number of excerpts about the immigrant experience. [...]

Camille A. Brown’s “ink” at Peak Performances

Camille A. Brown’s “ink” at Peak Performances

January 30, 2018—From Feb. 1-4, Peak Performances at Montclair State University presents “ink,” the final installment in Camille A. Brown's dance theatre trilogy about identity, which takes the audience on [...]

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

October 03, 2017—Princeton U. is hosting a multi-day Festival of the Arts highlighting the breadth and uniqueness of the arts on campus, and will include concerts, plays, readings, dance performances, art [...]

Dance on the Lawn in Montclair

Dance on the Lawn in Montclair

September 05, 2017—Established in 2014, this dance festival celebrates dance in New Jersey by exposing the residents of our state to a wide variety of types of dance and by showcasing [...]

Music, Dance and Collaboration Brings “Carmina Burana” to Life in Princeton

Music, Dance and Collaboration Brings “Carmina Burana” to Life in Princeton

May 16, 2017—Three Garden State-based arts organizations—Princeton Pro Musica, Princeton Girlchoir and Roxey Ballet—team up for a performance of "Carmina Burana" on May 21. [...]

A Ballet (and a Company) for All to Love — Roxey Ballet’s Sensory Friendly “Cinderella”

A Ballet (and a Company) for All to Love — Roxey Ballet’s Sensory Friendly “Cinderella”

May 02, 2017—On Saturday, May 6 at 1:00 p.m., Roxey Ballet will present a relaxed, sensory-friendly performance of “Cinderella” at TCNJ’s Kendall Theater in Ewing. [...]

American Repertory Ballet’s “Pride & Prejudice”

American Repertory Ballet’s “Pride & Prejudice”

April 18, 2017—We recently visited the rehearsal studios of American Repertory Ballet, where Artistic Director Douglas Martin was doing a complete run-through of his new ballet. Based on Jane Austen’s classic [...]