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Photos: LIBERTY HALL DANCE FESTIVAL Presented by Buggé Ballet and Liberty Hall Photo Photos: LIBERTY HALL DANCE FESTIVAL Presented by Buggé Ballet and Liberty Hall
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 4, 2022

The Liberty Hall Dance Festival was held on Saturday, September 24th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Kean University in Union, NJ. 

Fairleigh Dickinson University WAMFEST 2022 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, Jazz  Photo Fairleigh Dickinson University WAMFEST 2022 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, Jazz And Dance Connections
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

​​​​​​​Fairleigh Dickinson University's School of the Arts presents WAMFEST 2022 on October 10 and 12 at the Florham Campus.  WAMFEST is sponsored by Arts & Culture Collaborative, Dance Connections, Morris Arts. All events are free of charge and open to the public, but reservations are required. 

Dance Your Way Through History at Liberty Hall Museum's Fifth Dance Festival! Photo Dance Your Way Through History at Liberty Hall Museum's Fifth Dance Festival!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

The Museum at Liberty Hall continues its partnership with Buggé Ballet for a one-of-a-kind event, the Liberty Hall Dance Festival! For the fifth year, guests of all ages will spend an afternoon outside walking through the beautiful museum grounds, enjoying 10 site-specific professional dance performances inspired by moments in history. Liberty Hall Dance Festival will be held on Saturday, September 24* from 1 – 4 p.m.

Liberty Hall Dance Festival to Take Place This Month at The Museum at Liberty Hall Photo Liberty Hall Dance Festival to Take Place This Month at The Museum at Liberty Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

The Museum at Liberty Hall continues its partnership with Buggé Ballet for a one-of-a-kind event, the Liberty Hall Dance Festival! For the fifth year, guests of all ages will spend an afternoon outside walking through the beautiful museum grounds, enjoying 10 site-specific professional dance performances inspired by moments in history.

NJPAC Announces 2022-23 Season of Dance Including Premieres, Company Anniversaries, a Photo NJPAC Announces 2022-23 Season of Dance Including Premieres, Company Anniversaries, and Jazz Collaborations
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announced its upcoming 2022-23 season of dance including several anniversary celebrations and world premieres. The fall season begins with two shows melding dance and jazz music: famed Newark-born tap artist and dancemaker Savion Glover collaborates with jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater (Nov 12)  followed by new works by New Jersey-based Carolyn Dorfman Dance featuring a live performance by renowned jazz violinist Regina Carter (Nov 16).

The 11th TD James Moody Jazz Festival at NJPAC Announces Artist Line-up Photo The 11th TD James Moody Jazz Festival at NJPAC Announces Artist Line-up
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announced the exciting line-up of the highly anticipated TD James Moody Jazz Festival. This year's program offers events combining jazz luminaries in collaboration with artists known for R&B, poetry, hip hop, and so much more.   

The Philly POPS Returns To Independence Mall On July 3 With POPS ON INDEPENDENCE Photo The Philly POPS Returns To Independence Mall On July 3 With POPS ON INDEPENDENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

The Philly POPS continues its 44-year Independence Week tradition with POPS on Independence at Independence Mall on July 3, 2022, at 7 p.m.

New Jersey's Top Emerging Female Choreographers Premiere New Works at NJPAC in June Photo New Jersey's Top Emerging Female Choreographers Premiere New Works at NJPAC in June
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

In association with Dance New Jersey, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)presents a one-night only showcase on Friday, June 10, 2022, featuring world premiere works by five, young female New Jersey-based choreographers.

Ariel Rivka Dance Spring Season Featuring The World Premiere Of What You Want Photo Ariel Rivka Dance Spring Season Featuring The World Premiere Of What You Want
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022

Ariel Rivka Dance presents their Spring Season from May 19-21, 2022 at 7:30pm, with an additional family matinee performance featuring ARD students and company on May 21, 2022 at 2pm, at the Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 W. 60th Street, NYC. The finale performance on May 21, 2022 at 7:30pm will also be livestreamed on YouTube.

NJPAC Hosts Ailey Day This Saturday Photo NJPAC Hosts Ailey Day This Saturday
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022

 In advance of Alvin Ailey Dance's performance series at NJPAC (May 6-8), NJPAC hosts a special community day to celebrate Ailey. In what has become a favorite annual event for families in the Newark area, this free program attracts hundreds of children and adults for a fun morning of dance.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance To Perform At SOPAC Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance To Perform At SOPAC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Carolyn Dorfman Dance will return to SOPAC ((South Orange Performing Arts Center) for a spectacular evening of dance on Saturday, April 23, at 8:00 p.m.

SOPAC Adds Thirteen New Shows to April Lineup! Photo SOPAC Adds Thirteen New Shows to April Lineup!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2022

Live shows are in full bloom at the South Orange Performing Arts Center! With more than a dozen performances on the docket this April, see everything from a Ukrainian quartet to acoustic singer-songwriters and inspiring dancers. Just in time for Jazz Appreciation Month, experience the supergroup SFJAZZ Collective. Don't miss two Louisiana-influenced guitarists and a psychedelic Grateful Dead likeness.

SOPAC Announces Upcoming Events in 2022 Photo SOPAC Announces Upcoming Events in 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2022

The South Orange Performing Arts Center is once again hosting events in The Jennifer & Tony Leitner Performance Hall. In 2022, SOPAC is offering more than 40 mainstage shows across various genres.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Adds 2nd Show at Madison Community Arts Center Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance Adds 2nd Show at Madison Community Arts Center
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2021

Carolyn Dorfman Dance, a premiere modern dance company based in New Jersey and New York City, returns to in-person performances at the Madison Community Arts Center, 10 Kings Road, for two shows: Saturday and Sunday, December 4 and 5.

Pentacle to Present FALL FURTHER X at Dixon Place
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

Pentacle’s 10th year of Fall Further brings to the stage the work of six female-led companies for an evening of dance at New York City's Dixon Place. Join us in person or through live stream to experience live dance performance that is introspective and derived from personal experience while being relatable, thought-provoking, and expertly crafted.

'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 A.A. Cristi - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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.

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