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Dance

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

Celebrate the holiday season with NJPAC’s very own holiday smash – an urban dance retelling of the timeless fairy tale, featuring rap legend Kurtis Blow as special guest MC.

Dec 14 , 2018
Dance

Forces of Nature Dance Theatre with special guest SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK®

Celebrate Kwanzaa with this dazzling dance company, which joins the powerful musical collective SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK® to create a world premiere commissioned by NJPAC.

Dec 15 , 2018
Dance

The Nutcracker: National Ballet Theatre of Odessa

This sumptuous company arrives with its traditional staging of the holiday classic, complete with sparkling sets, enchanting costumes, and a company of over 55 expert performers who bring Tchaikovsky's beloved score to life.

Dec 16 , 2018
Dance

MOMIX: Best of MOMIX

Combining illusion, beauty, magic, fun and inventiveness, Best of MOMIX features everything that MOMIX is known for.

Jan 19 - 20 , 2019
Family

Year of the Pig/Nai Ni Chen Dance Company

Colorful costumes, twirling ribbons, dancing dragons – they’re all here in the Year of the Pig, a spellbinding dance and music celebration of the Chinese New Year, courtesy of N.J.’s acclaimed Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company.

Feb 2 - 3 , 2019
Dance

Rennie Harris Puremovement: Lifted

Rennie Harris and his exhilarating Puremovement dance company – pioneers in a new genre of hip-hop/street dance – bring their latest, evening-length work, set to house and gospel music.

Mar 2 , 2019
Dance

Jersey Moves! Festival of Dance: Carolyn Dorfman Dance

The stunning dancers of NJ-based choreographer Carolyn Dorfman’s multi-ethnic company are known for high-energy, technically demanding dance and powerful storytelling.

Apr 6 - 7 , 2019
Dance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: 60th Anniversary

An occasion like this comes once in a lifetime! The Ailey company marks six decades of achievement and celebrating the human spirit with the N.J. premiere of Rennie Harris’ Lazarus – based on the life and legacy of Alvin Ailey – and a Timeless Ailey program. The iconic Revelations concludes each performance.

May 10 - 12 , 2019
Dance

Jersey (New) Moves: Emerging Choreographers

This fifth edition of NJPAC’s annual contemporary dance series will showcase new works by six of NJ’s very best emerging choreographers.

Jun 14 , 2019
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