#b#American Repertory Ballet#/b#
Princeton Ballet School, 301 North Harrison Street, Princeton, 609-984-8400, www.arballet.org.
On Pointe Lecture Series. “Meet the Company” program. Douglas Martin, the company director, discusses the upcoming season. Free. Friday, September 23. “Creating Choreography,” Friday, October 14.
At Princeton Public Library, Community Room, www.princetonlibrary.org..
“Inspiring Choreography.” An evening of dance and discussion hosted by director Douglas Martin. In this season preview, resident choreographers Mary Barton and Matthew Keefe will talk about their new ballets. Thursday, October 13.
At Raritan Valley Community College, Route 28, North Branch, 908-725-3420, www.rvccarts.edu.
New works by Mary Barton and Matthew Keefe. $25 and $35. Saturday, October 22.
At the State Theater, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-246-7469, www.StateTheatreNJ.org.
The Nutcracker. $32 to $57. Thursday and Friday, November 17 and 18.
At McCarter Theater, 91 University Place, Princeton, 609-258-2787, www.mccarter.org.
The Nutcracker. Friday through Sunday, November 25 to 27..
#b#College of New Jersey#/b#
Mildred and Ernest Mayo Concert Hall, Ewing, 609-771-2585, www.tcnj.edu.
Brown Bag Series. Excerpts from “The Nutcracker” presented by the TCNJ Center for the Arts. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Free. Friday, November 18.
Venue TBA, 609-514-1600, www.dancevisionNJ.org.
The Snow Queen. Friday and Saturday, December 16 and 17.
Kelsey Theater, Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, 609-570-3333, www.kelseytheatre.net.
Alborada Spanish Dance Theater. “El Sueno” (The Dream) based on the Nutcracker. $16. Tuesday, December 20.
#b#Mason Gross School of the Arts#/b#
Mastrobuono Theater, 85 George Street, New Brunswick, 732-932-7511, www.masongross.rutgers.edu.
Dance Plus Fall. Works by John Evans, Rachel Evans, Paulette Sears, Brian Brooks, Jennifer Muller, and Keither Thompson. $25. Friday, December 2, through Sunday, December 11.
#b#McCarter Theater (Matthews)#/b#
American Repertory Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Friday through Sunday, November 25 to 27.
#b#Middlesex County Cultural Commission#/b#
Crossroads Theater, Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-745-4489, www.cultureheritage.org.
King’s Academy of Dance Art. Traditional Chinese, Mongolian, Korean, and Tibetan folk dance. Diana King, founder of the organization, is a graduate of the Beijing Dance Academy. Register. Free. Friday, September 16.
#b#Raritan Valley Community College#/b#
Route 28, North Branch, 908-725-3420, www.rvccarts.org
Paul Taylor Dance Company. Ensemble. $28 and $38. Saturday, October 15.
American Repertory Ballet. New works by Mary Barton and Matthew Keefe. $25 and $35. Saturday, October 22.
Dances from the Garden. Nimbus Dance Works, Randy James Dance Works, and Lustig Dance Theater. $17 and $27. Saturday, November 12.
The Great Russian Nutcracker. Moscow Ballet presents. $37 and $47. Saturday, December 3.
15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-246-7469, www.StateTheatreNJ.org.
Garth Fagan Dance. $32 to $52. Saturday, October 1.
Raw Dance Company. “Project X.” $32 to $52. Friday, November 4.
Ballet in Cinema. “Don Quixote” captured live at the Bolshoi Theatre. $22. Wednesday, November 9.
Compania Flamenca. Jose Porcel in “Gypsy Fire.” $32 to $52. Saturday, November 12.
American Repertory Ballet’s The Nutcracker. $32 to $57. Thursday and Friday, November 17 and 18.
Ballet in Cinema. “The Sleeping Beauty” captured live at the Royal Opera House. $22. Wednesday, November 30.
#b#West Windsor Plainsboro Dance Company#/b#
Grover Middle School, West Windsor, 609-799-9677, www.thedancecorner.org.
The Nutcracker Suite. A narrated version of the timeless classic tale featuring ballet, pointe, hip-hop, tap, and jazz. Choreography by Amy DeCesare, Roni Wilityer, and Victoria Chodrow. Register. $9. Saturday and Sunday, December 3 and 4.