The Kennedy Dancers, Diane Dragone, Executive Director, Friends of the Loews Theater Inc., and New Jersey State Council on the Arts are excited to announce the Winter Holiday Showcase on Friday Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Historic Landmark Loews Theater, 54 Journal Square Plaza, Jersey City.
Ticket prices are $20 presale, $23 at the door. For tickets call (201) 659-2190, or mail checks payable to “The Kennedy Dancers” to The Kennedy Dancers studio, 79 Central Ave., Jersey City, New Jersey 07307. This special occasion is made possible with the help of Friends of Loews. This production is a fundraising event and ticket sales will defray the cost of the Kennedy Dancers many outreach programs.
Winter Holiday Showcase is a celebration of different cultures and holidays, using Balletic, Modern, Theatrical, and Folk Dance styles to celebrate the December holidays of Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukah, and the Winter Solstice, and featuring glorious holiday music from traditional Christmas Carols to classical sounds such as Pachelbel’s Cannon in D Major, Handel’s Water Music, and even excerpts from the Nutcracker.
The performance features the Kennedy Dancers Repertory Company (professional), The Kennedy Dancers Inner City Youth Pre-Professional Co., and guest companies Buggé Ballet, directed by Nicole Buggé , and Dance Designs, directed by Carol Baskinger. The Inner City Youth Pre-Professional Co. is a scholarship program for disadvantage teens who exhibit talent and the passion to be professional dancers.
This collaboration will be an experience families will not want to miss, especially watching from inside this Jersey City Landmark. Come and support these iconic dance companies.
The Kennedy Dancers, Inc.