DANCE NEW JERSEY: DANCE FEED

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Featuring Ocean county vocational technical school performing arts academy

Ocean Co. to build $26.7M performing arts high school

TOMS RIVER - Ocean County is going to build a performing arts high school.

The $26.7 million project is planned for the campus of Ocean County College in Toms River with an anticipated 2019 opening...

 
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FEATURING Jersey (New) moves emerging choreographers 2017

Jersey (New) Moves program at NJPAC showcases young choreographers

By: Robert Johnson

 

 

Featuring Robert Mark Dance & Connolly & Co

New Jersey Dance Companies Launch
The Disruption Project in Jersey City

Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) presents The Disruption Project at Merseles Studios. Dance is soon destined to disrupt Jersey City with original choreography deliberately designed to do just that. The Disruption Project is an evening of performances by two leading New Jersey-based based dance companies: Robert Mark Dance and Connolly & Co.

Featuring Carolyn Dorfman Dance

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Announces DEPTH Dance Education

Carolyn Dorfman Dance Board of Trustees is proud to announce that they have raised the first $25,000 towards the three year $100,000 goal for the DEPTH (Dance [that] Empowers People to [be more] Human) Initiative.

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Featuring Roxey ballet

Roxey Ballet to Perform Cinderella in May

(LAMBERTVILLE, NJ) -- Roxey Ballet, New Jersey's preeminent contemporary dance company, is proud to present "Cinderella" on May 6 and 7 at The College Of New Jersey’s Kendall Main Stage Theater. One of the most loved stories of all time, this classical, family-friendly production is accessible to all audiences.

 

 

featuring blossom sisters dance and performing arts

Sisters Make Dance Affordable at their Hackensack School

The sisters grew up in public housing in west Harlem, not a neighborhood where little girls change into tutus and toe shoes for twice-a-week ballet lessons.

For Shatanya Shaw and Shama Elliott, dance class was not the "enrichment" rite of passage that it's become for little girls in higher-income zip codes. Instead, the only regular dance routines in their young lives were the nights when they and their brothers put on some music and pushed aside the furniture or the afternoons with their girlfriends mimicking the moves of their favorite music videos.