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(MONTCLAIR, NJ) -- New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble (NJDTE) returns to Montclair State University's Memorial Auditorium with its 49th Anniversary Season of the full-length production of “The Nutcracker” on December 8-9. Set to the classic music of Peter Tchaikovsky and choreographed by NJDTE Artistic Director Nancy Turano, the ballet features over 60 talented pre-professional dancers from New Jersey alongside 12 renowned international guest artists.... READ ON

(PARAMUS, NJ) -- The Adelphi Orchestra will join the members of the internationally renowned Donetsk Ballet, one of Eastern Europe’s foremost dance companies, and students of the Midland Park, NJ based Miss Patti's School of Dance in the 19th Annual production of Tchaikovsky’s universally timeless masterwork, The Nutcracker Ballet presented by JulieDance. Performances run Friday, December 7 at 7:30pm, Saturday, December 8 at 7:00pm and Sunday, December 9 at 2:00pm.  All performances take place at Paramus Catholic High School, 425 Paramus Road in Paramus, NJ. Tickets are $40-$45.... READ ON

(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- Paramount Theatre Presents The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, celebrates its 5th year anniversary and hits the road this holiday season at Asbury Park’s Paramount Theatre on Thursday, December 13th at 7:30pm.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Kwanzaa Festival and Marketplace featuring free Kwanzaa Family Festival and Forces of Nature Dance Theatre on Friday, December 14 and Saturday, December 15. ... READ ON

(JERSEY CITY, N) -- Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) brings Cocktail Hour: The Show, by New York City-based company Ballets with a Twist, to White Eagle Hall (337 Newark Avenue) on Sunday, December 16 at 6:00pm. The Mai Tai, Martini, Manhattan and more come to life in this electrifying cabaret-style engagement, which features live music performed by the company’s own B-Twist Orchestra, an ensemble of internationally acclaimed musicians. Cocktails, mocktails, beer and wine will be available for purchase in the theater throughout the evening.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents a Nutcracker Weekend two very different takes on the classic production.  The weekend begins with the Hip Hop Nutcracker on December 14 at 8:00pm and closes with The Nutcracker: National Ballet Theatre of Odessa on Sunday, December 16 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm.  Each year, The Nutcracker brings family and friends together for an annual tradition in celebrating the magic of the holiday season.... READ ON

(HACKETTSTOWN, NJ) -- Adventure awaits when a young girl’s dream of a magical Nutcracker hits the stage at the Lackland Performing Arts Center, December 14, 15 and 16 in Hackettstown. Over 45 talented dancers from Northampton, PA, and Hunterdon, Morris, Sussex, Warren counties in NJ and have earned roles in the New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet’s (NJCYB) new production of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite.... READ ON

(MONTCLAIR, NJ) -- Peak Performances’ 2018-2019 season of genre-and-convention-defying performances continues with Smashed, Gandini Juggling’s acclaimed work inspired by the choreography of Pina Bausch, directed by Sean Gandini and assistant directed by Kati Ylä-Hokkala. Smashed comes to the Alexander Kasser Theater at Montclair State University (1 Normal Ave., Montclair, NJ) December 13-16.... READ ON

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