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Come to Our Holiday Performances!

The Kennedy Dancers, based in Jersey City, have announced their return to live indoor performances after many months of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The company began rehearsals under the direction of Diane Dragone on October 25 in preparation for three live performances. The first performance will be on Friday, December 3 at 7:00PM at Madison Community House, 25 Cook Avenue, Madison. The next performances will at our Jersey City studio, 79 Central Avenue, Jersey City on Saturday, December 11 at 7:00PM and Sunday, December 12th at 3:00PM.

The Holiday Showcase will feature performances by the Kennedy Dancers Repertory Company including Kathryn Reese, Nik Palivoda, Abigail Dias, Eva Hackett, and Dree Dray.

Additionally, members of the Award-Winning Kennedy Dancers Inner City Youth Pre-Professional Company will be performing their new choreographies. These young women and men train weekly and attend rehearsals with the professional company to enhance their development as performers and artists. They are all scholarship students.

Kennedy Dancers will also feature little ballerinas from their dance school.
Kennedy Dancers Holiday Showcase is choreographed by Diane Dragone, Artistic Director, with contributing choreographies by rehearsal director Kathryn Reese.

Among the choreographies are “Calling God”, “Falling Into The Holidays”, “Waltz Of The Flowers”, “Sugar Plum Fairy”, “Last Christmas”, and Music For Royal Fireworks”.


Event Details
2021 Holiday Showcase
• December 3rd, 2021 – 7:00PM – Madison Community House
25 Cook Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940

• December 11th, 2021 – 7:00PM – Kennedy Dancers, Inc.
79 Central Avenue. Jersey City, NJ 07306

• December 12th, 2021 – 3:00PM – Kennedy Dancers, Inc.
79 Central Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306

Tickets are $20 for Adults and $15 for children under 12. Tickets are available on December 1, 2021. Limited seating. Call or in person ticket purchases only. Call 201-659-2190.


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