This performance will feature NJDTE’s Ensemble  dancers, and will include works by internationally renowned choreographers including, David Parsons, Hope Boykin, Christopher Bloom, Eoghan Dillon, Alex Haquia, Nancy Turano, and Don Quixote staged by Alexandra Gonzalez.


  • GUEST ARTISTS: Parsons Dance, Alvin Ailey, Ballet Hispanico, Elizabeth Streb 
  • NJDTE Ensemble Company

LIVE PERFORMANCE 3:00-4:30pm: The GALA Event will feature NJDTE Ensemble Company dancers as well as internationally acclaimed guest artists. There will be a special surprise INSPIRATION AWARD.

GARDEN RECEPTION 4:30-5:30: Join us after the performance for a Garden Reception to celebrate our 54th year. Reception includes Hor d’ oeuvres, desserts and refreshments.

  • TICKETS: limited tickets available due to capacity (ages 6-adult)
  • LOCATION: NJDTE Studios (315b Springfield Ave, Summit NJ). Enter through back Garden.
  • ATTIRE:  Cocktail Attire for Day
  • PARKING: Limited Free parking in lot adjacent to NJDTE. Additional paid parking available on Deforest & Summit Ave Parking lot 1 block from NJDTE or street parking on Springfield & Summit Ave.
  • REFUNDS: There are no refunds once tickets are purchased.

SUPPORT NJDTE: Consider a donation to NJDTE or matching support with your place of work. All proceeds from this event will support NJDTE Dancers in need with scholarships though the Alfredo Corvino Scholarship Fund as well as help NJDTE sustain our award-winning programming.


Thank You for your support of NJDTE, our dancers and programming.