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Keshet Dance Performances
How to get involved?
Community Dance classes run in sessions (Winter/Spring; Summer and Fall). Dance Concerts are an optional performance opportunity for community class participants in the Spring and Fall sessions. There is no cost to participate in the Dance Concert performances. To learn more about registration for community dance classes – click here
Auditions for Fall Production
Auditions for the Keshet Fall Production will be held, Saturday, August 12th. Call ahead for an age-group audition slot to 505.224.9808. No experience necessary. Cast members and a parent/ guardian must attend a Cast Meeting on Sunday, August 13th.
Ages 8-108.All abilities, all backgrounds, from kitchen dancers to professional dancers!
Performance dates for the 2017 Fall Production are: November 10 – 19th
If you think you’ll miss participating in Nutcracker on the Rocks…then this show is for you!
2017 Spring Dance Concert Series
The 21st Annual Spring Community Dance Concert highlights the work of dancers young and young-at-heart within all of Keshet’s varied education programs. Tickets: $10 General; $6 Student/Senior – BUY TICKETS
Kiwis (4-5yrs): Saturday, May 6, 2017 @ 4pm – * Tickets by donation at the door
Apples Cast: Friday, May 12 @ 7pm; Saturday, May 13 @ 2pm
Oranges Cast: Saturday, May 13 @ 7pm; Sunday, May 14 @ 2pm
Keshet Pre-Professional Program (KP3) Dance Concert: E11evation
A culmination of new work performed by students in Keshet’s Pre-Professional Program (KP3) – 45 students, 10 faculty choreographers, 2 shows of fun!
Friday, May 5 @ 7pm
Saturday, May 6 @ 7pm
Friday, March 10, @ 7:30pm
Saturday, March 11 @ 7:30pm
Sunday, March 12, @ 2:00pm
ArtSLAM: The Ultimate Variety Show
Music, contemporary dance, sketch and stand-up comedy, live visual art and other lively forms of entertainment for adults will make up this 90 min. show. Think Saturday Night Live or The Tonight Show or, for those of you who go way back, The Ed Sullivan Show.
artSLAM: The Ultimate Variety Show 2017 Season:
Saturday, March 18 @ 8pm
Saturday, September 16 @ 8pm
Saturday, December 2 @ 8pm* “The Best of Show”
Nutcracker on the Rocks
Traditional meets contemporary for an exciting and magical holiday event. Opening with Tchaikovsky’s Overture and closing with his dramatic Pas de Deux, the classic tale is re-imagined with a production filled with rock and roll hits by the Velvet Underground, Aretha Franklin, The Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin and many more. Modern dance styles infused with Swing, Hip Hop, African dance propel the performers as they amp up the energy and excitement.