Archive for 'Dance'

Ring in the New Year With New Jersey Festival Orchestra

Ring in the New Year With New Jersey Festival Orchestra

December 27, 2018—On Monday, NJFO will present their New Year’s Eve celebration, “Singin’ and Dancin’ With the Stars” at Westfield High School Auditorium. Different each year, NJFO’s New Year’s Eve celebrations [...]

NJPAC’s “The Hip Hop Nutcracker”

NJPAC’s “The Hip Hop Nutcracker”

December 11, 2018—Celebrate the season with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center's holiday smash, "The Hip Hop Nutcracker." Tchaikovsky's classic ballet gets an urban makeover in this fresh retelling of the [...]

Ballet, Boxing and Street Dance Gangs?! – An Artist Profile of Mark Roxey

Ballet, Boxing and Street Dance Gangs?! – An Artist Profile of Mark Roxey

October 18, 2018—He’s been thrown in a garbage can, part of street dance gangs and spends a whole lot of time in the boxing gym. You have to hear Mark's story [...]

A New Ballet Company Launches at the Shore

A New Ballet Company Launches at the Shore

August 22, 2018—For two performances only, Aug. 29 & 30, don’t miss "A Midsummer Night's Dream," live at Axelrod Performing Arts Center. The classic ballet features members of the Axelrod [...]

Kennedy Dancers take on Anderson Park

Kennedy Dancers take on Anderson Park

August 07, 2018—The Kennedy Dancers cover it all, from modern to jazz and ballet to tap, belly-dancing, hip-hop and everywhere in between. Get a free taste on Aug. 14 when the [...]

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 [...]