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'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices' Inaugural Scholarship Awardees Announced Photo 'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices' Inaugural Scholarship Awardees Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices' concert and scholarship initiative has selected two awardees and an honorable mention recipient. Quincy Southerland and Dizz Young are the inaugural scholarship awardees of the Black Trans Mental Health Scholarships.

Midwest Trust Center Presents New Dance Partners at Yardley Hall Photo Midwest Trust Center Presents New Dance Partners at Yardley Hall
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 30, 2021

Emily Behrmann, Executive Director for the Midwest Trust Center Series, today announced the collaborative partners for the eighth annual New Dance Partners, featuring four world premieres of new commissioned works by four local dance companies and world-renowned choreographers.

DANCE ON THE LAWN Dance Festival, Returns September 11 Photo DANCE ON THE LAWN Dance Festival, Returns September 11
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 5, 2021

Dance on the Lawn, Montclair, NJ's premiere outdoor dance festival, will “return to the lawn” with live performances on Saturday, Sept. 11 from 3-5pm at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 73 South Fullerton Avenue. The 2021 DOTL Festival will also be live streamed on DOTL's virtual channels, Vimeo, YouTube and Facebook. The DOTL 2020 festival took place virtually last year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Katharine Pettit Creative-KPC To Collaborate With Black Mental Health Alliance For Vi Photo Katharine Pettit Creative-KPC To Collaborate With Black Mental Health Alliance For Virtual Dance Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

Katharine Pettit Creative-KPC, a dance company founded in 2016 to spotlight social injustices using dance as a universal language and changing minds by opening hearts through movement, will present at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday July 14 'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices,'

TRANSCEND, UPLIFTING THIER VOICES Takes Flight July 14 Photo TRANSCEND, UPLIFTING THIER VOICES Takes Flight July 14
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2021

Katharine Pettit Creative - KPC is partnering with the Black Mental Health Alliance to curate a virtual dance centered concert, 'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices', that will center Black Trans, Non Gender Conforming, and Queer Artists Wednesday July 14th, 2021, 6PM.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 7, 2021

Today (May 7) in live streaming: Next on Stage is back to introduce the College Top 30, an Anastasia reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

'Transcend' Scholarship Opens For Black Trans, NGC, and Queer Dancers Photo 'Transcend' Scholarship Opens For Black Trans, NGC, and Queer Dancers
by Stephi Wild - May 1, 2021

​​​​​​​Katharine Pettit Creative - KPC is partnering with the Black Mental Health Alliance to curate 'Transcend, Uplifting Their Voices', a virtual dance-centered concert that will elevate Black Trans, Non-Gender Conforming, and Queer Youth mental health resources Wednesday, July 14th, 2021, 6pm.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance to Take Part in Virtual Performance and Benefit Presented by SO Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance to Take Part in Virtual Performance and Benefit Presented by SOPAC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2021

Carolyn Dorfman Dance will appear in a virtual gala performance and benefit on Saturday, April 24 presented by SOPAC. The evening, entitled 'Thrive,' will feature three works by the 10-member Company plus interview footage of Artistic Director and Choreographer Carolyn Dorfman speaking with dance writer and critic Robert Johnson.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Announces Dance Union Festival Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance Announces Dance Union Festival
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2021

Carolyn Dorfman Dance produces and hosts the fourth annual Dance Union Festival held virtually on April 13 through April 16.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 19- with Michael James Scott, Ashley Brown, and  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 19- with Michael James Scott, Ashley Brown, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 19, 2021

Today (March 19) in live streaming: a Little House on the Prarie reunion on Stars in the House, Jackie Hoffman visits Backstage Live, and more!

JCTC & Carolyn Dorfman Dance To Commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day Photo JCTC & Carolyn Dorfman Dance To Commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2021

Jersey City Theater Center in partnership with I Love Greenville and the Greenville Community Plan will present a virtual schooltime commemoration for International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Wednesday, January 27, 9:30 a.m., at the Academy of the Arts at Henry Snyder High School.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Announces 2020-21 Season Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance Announces 2020-21 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

Carolyn Dorfman Dance, a premiere modern dance company based in New Jersey and New York City, will embark on a season radically adjusted to accommodate safe programming in this era of COVID-19.

Northern NJ Community Foundation's COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund Announces Second Roun Photo Northern NJ Community Foundation's COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund Announces Second Round Of Grants To Arts Organizations
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2020

The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation (NNJCF) announces the COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund awarded 39 grants to nonprofit arts agencies and nonprofits providing arts programs and services. 

DANCE ON THE LAWN Returns With 'Best Of' Archival Footage Photo DANCE ON THE LAWN Returns With 'Best Of' Archival Footage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2020

DANCE ON THE LAWN, Montclair, NJ's outdoor dance festival, will return this year with a virtual event in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Festival, celebrating its seventh year, will present 'best of' Dance on the Lawn archival footage via our website, YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo on Sunday, Sept. 13 from 4:30-6:30pm.

DANCE ON THE LAWN Festival Goes Virtual Photo DANCE ON THE LAWN Festival Goes Virtual
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2020

DANCE ON THE LAWN, Montclair, NJ's outdoor dance festival, will return this year with a virtual event in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Festival, celebrating its seventh year, will present 'best of' Dance on the Lawn archival footage via our website, YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo on Sunday, Sept. 13 from 4:30-6:30pm.

DANCE ON THE LAWN, The Free Outdoor Dance Festival Has Gone Virtual Photo DANCE ON THE LAWN, The Free Outdoor Dance Festival Has Gone Virtual
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2020

DANCE ON THE LAWN, Montclair, NJ's outdoor dance festival, will return this year with a virtual event in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Festival, celebrating its seventh year, will present 'best of' Dance on the Lawn archival footage via their website, YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo on Sunday, Sept. 14 from 4:30-6:30pm.

Carolyn Dorfman's NJ Summer Dance Goes Virtual, August 3 - 7 Photo Carolyn Dorfman's NJ Summer Dance Goes Virtual, August 3 - 7
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2020

If you're doing a Staycation and want to do something fun but active while at home, you can register to participate in NJ Summer (Virtual) Dance with the renowned Carolyn Dorfman Dance. Since 2008, NJ Summer Dance (NJSD) has been offered for one week every August for dancers of all abilities ages 13 or older.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance And Ballet Of National Theater Sarajevo Premiere A Virtual Coll Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance And Ballet Of National Theater Sarajevo Premiere A Virtual Collaboration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2020

Over the past two months, two choreographers and 15 dancers have reached across the Atlantic Ocean to create a short work, 'Alone/Together,' which will be premiered on July 15, via Facebook Premiere at 9:00 DST or 21:00 CEST and then will be available on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube using @cdorfmandance and on Vimeo.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Will Host the Third Annual Dance Union Festival Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance Will Host the Third Annual Dance Union Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2020

Carolyn Dorfman Dance will host the third annual Dance Union Festival at the Hamilton Stage in Rahway on February 6, 7 and 9. Registration for this popular celebration of dance is now open for programs that include master classes, open rehearsals, professional development, and a culminating performance.

New Jersey City University and Jersey City Theater Center Will Present THE LEGACY PRO Photo New Jersey City University and Jersey City Theater Center Will Present THE LEGACY PROJECT: A DANCE OF HOPE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2020

New Jersey City University (NJCU) and Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) will present a school-time commemoration for International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday, January 23, at 9:45 a.m. with Carolyn Dorfman Dance, a premiere modern dance company based in New Jersey and New York City, to be held at Margaret Williams Theatre in the University's Hepburn Hall located at 2039 Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City. Tickets for this special program are only $8.00.

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