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(ENGLEWOOD, NJ) -- Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) presents Shaolin Warriors on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 8:00pm. Representing over a thousand years of Chinese martial arts culture, legendary Shaolin Warriors is a wildly popular theatrical experience performed by masters of Kung Fu. In this fully choreographed stage production, Shaolin Warriors brings the remarkable skill, stunning artistry and death-defying martial-arts prowess of more than 20 Kung Fu masters to more than one million people across the globe.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- Fans of the Lifetime hit series Bring It! get a chance to be part of the action when Miss D and her Dancing Dolls perform never-before-seen routines live on stage! Bring It! comes to Prudential Hall at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Thursday, July 13 at 8:00pm. Tickets range from $49.75 to $59.75.... READ ON

(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- American Repertory Ballet/Princeton Ballet School plans to be a resident member of a new, state-of-the-art performing arts complex in downtown New Brunswick. The building, which will be known as the New Brunswick Cultural Center, is slated to open in the fall of 2019. ARB operations included in the new facility will be administrative offices, rehearsal space for the performing company, and two studio spaces for its acclaimed DANCE POWER program and an expanded New Brunswick presence of the Ballet School. (The Ballet School will maintain its Princeton and Cranbury studio operations.)... READ ON

(BASKING RIDGE, NJ) -- The Ridge High School Dance Department and Basking Ridge Native turned international tap dance phenomenon Hillary-Marie Atkinson come together to present the world-premiere of VIBE in Basking Ridge, NJ on March 5, 2017. A full-length show by NYC dance company, Sole Music Collective, VIBE will feature four top tap dance professionals, live musical accompaniment and original choreography by Hillary-Marie Atkinson (Ridge High School alumni) under the musical direction of Andrew Atkinson. ... READ ON

(HACKETTSTOWN, NJ) -- Centenary Stage Company celebrates the artistry of dance in the Lackland Performing Arts Center with the 2017 Dance Fest. This year’s exciting Dance Fest will feature the XY Dance Project on Saturday, March 18 at 8:00pm, Moe-Tion Dance Theater on Sunday March 26 at 4:00pm and finally, Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company with its performance “Chinese New Year” on Saturday April 1 at 2:00pm and their repertoire of original works on Sunday April 9 at 2:00pm. All performances will be held in the Sitnik Theatre of Centenary Stage Company’s Lackland Performing Arts Center.... READ ON

(WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ) -- The Center for the Arts at Monmouth University presents the Koresh Dance Company on February 18, 2017 at 8:00pm. The show represents a milestone for the organization founded in 1991 by artistic director Ronen “Roni” Koresh — as well as the Philadelphia-based troupe’s first excursion to the recently renovated Pollak Theatre. The enlarged stage area, improved sight lines and nearly 700 new seats of Monmouth’s flagship auditorium promise to provide a friendly port of call to what’s been hailed as “an exciting company, with choreography full of surprises and dancers equipped to execute the often-stunning shifts in dynamic and mood.”... READ ON

(MONTCLAIR, NJ) -- One of Britain’s most celebrated contemporary dance companies, the Richard Alston Dance Company returns to Peak Performances in Montclair with performances February 2-5. Joined onstage by the superb musicians of Repast Baroque Ensemble and the Shanghai Quartet, Richard Alston Dance Company debuts a new work, Chacony, set to the music of Purcell and Britten; the American premieres of Mazur and Stronghold; and the American premiere of the intensely romantic, “wholly enchanting creation,” An Italian in Madrid.... READ ON

(LAMBERTVILLE, NJ) -- Roxey Ballet hosts its first ever Dance Film Night on Saturday, February 11 at 7:00pm. This 2 hour event will showcase local & international short dance films and includes refreshments. A discussion will follow the screening. Admission is $12 in advance or $15 at the door.... READ ON

(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- American Repertory Ballet will host its annual Gala, themed Pride and Prejudice: An Evening of Timeless Elegance, on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at 6:30pm at the Heldrich Hotel in downtown New Brunswick, NJ. This year, the annual gala honors Thomas F. Kelso, Esq., for his outstanding leadership in the arts community, and Kathleen Moore Tovar, the recipient of the 2016 Audrée Estey Award for Excellence in Dance Education.... READ ON

(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- Dancers take on the imagery of the American Southwest at MOMIX: Opus Cactus coming to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 8:00pm. Artistic Director Moses Pendleton brings the landscape of the American Southwest to life with his signature illusionistic style, creating dynamic images of cacti, slithering lizards and fire dancers which The New York Times described as "exploding with a sense of magic, danger, sensuality, quirkiness, humor and beauty." Tickets range from $29 - $59.... READ ON

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