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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles, from classic to contemporary, and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form.

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by Dominique Robinson, M.A.

Jazz Choreography Enterprises Inc., (JCE) gave the public a showcase filled with movement, music and storytelling. Choreography by Audra Bryant, Kenya Joy Gibson, Mary Lynne McAnally, Sharlane Conner, Bryan Menjivar, Bobby Morgan, Kristen Brooks Sandler, Guy Mannick, Julia Halpin, Svetlana Khoruzhina, Fatima Logan, Kyle Weiler, Alexis Robbins, [...]

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JCE will sponsor a class on Jack Cole Technique taught by Edmond Kresley notable dancer, teacher, and choreographer. Jack Cole, known as “the Father of Theatrical Jazz Dance,” was deeply influenced by dances from around the world, which he fused with modern and jazz dance. Ed will teach isolations and short combinations focusing on the [...]

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New York, September 5, 2016 – Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers.

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles, from classic to contemporary, and the chance to see the richness of this great American [...]

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On May 15, 2016, JCE took the New York Jazz Choreography Project to the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House as part of the Second Sundays Performance Series.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. held its annual spring concert on April 9th and 10th at the Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance. There was a good variety of jazz dance styles represented at the show with choreographers bringing life to older forms of the art as well as pushing the boundaries of what jazz can be through its fusion with other styles.

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Students at the Quinnipiac University Honors Program attended a dance class taught by JCE’s artistic directors Marian Hyun and Merete Muenter as part of an experiential element of their mini-seminar.

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JCE will sponsor a series of three classes on Matt Mattox technique taught by Bob Boross, master teacher and frequent choreographer with the New York Jazz Choreography Project June 6th through 8th, 2016.

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New York, February 23, 2016 – Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers.

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles from Charleston to contemporary and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form.

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New York, September 8, 2015 – The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles from classic to contemporary and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form.

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles from swing to contemporary and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form.

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By Joshua Harris

Jazz Choreography Enterprises sponsored its latest jazz dance workshop on April 21, 2015. The workshop, which was held in conjunction with the New York Jazz Choreography Project, was free and open to anyone who wanted to attend. Choreographer and dancer Cat Manturuk, the workshop teacher, got to show students some combinations [...]

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New York, March 30, 2015 – The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles from classic to contemporary and the chance to see the richness [...]

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles from classic to contemporary and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form.

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a night of collective jazz dance that showcases performances by both amateur and professional choreographers. This year, Jazz Choreography Enterprises’ featured music exclusively by Manhattan Transfer, the American vocal group established in 1969.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers. All dances will be choreographed to song renditions by the Manhattan Transfer, who have been making [...]

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles, from swing to contemporary, and the chance to see the richness of this great American art form. All [...]

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Come and join Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. (JCE) for the best plate of chicken, ribs and cole slaw you can eat this side of Texas! Our barbeque fundraiser is sure to jazz up your tastebuds and also help us to support our mission to keep the saucy art of jazz dance alive and [...]

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On Wednesday, April 9th, Jazz Choreography Enterprises sponsored a free advanced beginner jazz dance workshop.  It was produced in conjunction with the New York Jazz Choreography Project performances held on April 12th and 13th.  Sue Samuels, a veteran of the jazz dance scene and Artistic Director of Jazz Roots Dance Company, taught the class.

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April 13th Talkback

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The Talkback following the performance of the New York Jazz Choreography Project on Sunday, April 13th, was a lively discussion of jazz dance by its practitioners. JCE Board Vice President, Greg Harris, moderated as choreographers Crystal Chapman, Stephanie Heroux, Michael Jagger and Evita Arce, Sue Samuels, Kirsten Schwartz, Alan Spaulding, and Amy VanKirk spoke about [...]

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The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring 14 original works by emerging and established choreographers. The audience will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles — from swing to contemporary — and have the chance to see the richness of this great American [...]

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 Jazz Choreography Enterprises presents The New York Jazz Choreography Project with works by:

Crystal Chapman Megan Doyle Stephanie Heroux Richard J. Hinds Monica and Emily Hogan Michael Jagger and Evita Arce Joyce King Lara Luzim Cat Manturuk Christy Rak-Samson and Courtney Goerge Sue Samuels Kirsten Schwartz Alan Spaulding Amy VanKirk

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises is proud to announce that it has received a $1000 grant from the MCC Community Benefit Festival Grant Program and the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce. The funds will be used to help present JCE’s performance on February 9, 2014

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises is seeking submissions for our spring 2014 production of the New York Jazz Choreography Project.  The performances will take place on Saturday, April 12th, at 8:30 and on Sunday, April 13th, at 4:00.  The dance concert will be approximately an hour and 15 minutes long. Please contact Marian Hyun at Marian@jazzchoreographyenterprises.org [...]

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Come and join Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. (JCE) for the best plate of chicken, ribs and cole slaw you can eat this side of Texas!  Our barbeque fundraiser is sure to jazz up your tastebuds and also help us to support our mission to keep the saucy art of jazz dance alive and kicking!

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises presents The New York Jazz Choreography Project with works by:

Jessica Black Bob Boross Joyce King Matt Pardo Sue Samuels Hadley Schnuck Mary Shorey

The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. This informal performance will include [...]

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We’re having a single informal performance on Saturday, October 19th, at 8:30 at the Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance.  If you are a choreographer or dancer who has participated in a past production of the Jazz Project, we invite you to submit a piece that is at least two minutes and no more than [...]

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Spring Concert 2013 Talk-Back

On August 19, 2013 By

 By Josh Harris

For those of you who missed the Sunday show of this spring’s New York Jazz Choreography Project, there was a talk back session moderated by board member Gregory Harris with several of the choreographers who participated in the show.  Megan Doyle, Candice Michelle Franklin, Napoleon W. Gladney, Everett Johnson, Cat Manturuk, and [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers.

Since 2007, Artistic Directors Marian Hyun and Merete Muenter have presented more than 50 choreographers and 150 dancers from the US, Japan, South Africa, and [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises presents The New York Jazz Choreography Project

The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring originals works by emerging and established choreographers. Audiences of all ages will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles—from swing to contemporary—and the chance to see jazz [...]

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Get happy with JCE!

On February 19, 2013 By

Join us at Butterfield 8 on March 11th for our Happy Hour benefit event.

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A Master Class with Bob Boross

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On Friday, October 19th, Jazz Choreography Enterprises (JCE) sponsored a class on the jazz technique of Matt Mattox taught by choreographer Bob Boross.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises is seeking original works of jazz dance to present in its semiannual showcase, The New York Jazz Choreography Project. The performances will be held at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 W. 60th Street on April 27th at 8 p.m. and April 28th at 3 p.m.

We accept various styles of jazz [...]

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Artistic directors Marian Hyun and Merete Muenter and choreographers Bob Boross, Joyce King, and roberta mathes were interviewed by Ashani Mfuko, host of “Inside New York City Dance” on MNN4.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz.  JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers.  This year, the performance will feature six new choreographers and has fostered the development of artists like Alison L. Krauss, who has been a dancer in many performances [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. is happy to announce its October performances of the New York Jazz Choreography Project.

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Talk-Back Report

On May 6, 2012 By

Following the performance of the Jazz Choreography Project on Sunday April 22nd, choreographers Kimberly Rose Dooley, Megan Doyle, Whitney Laurent, Christopher Liddell, Matt Pardo, Tyrell V. Rolle, and Lauren Ashlee Small remained for an extra half hour to discuss their work and answer questions from the audience in a talk back moderated by Gregory Harris.

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We invite you to join JCE as we celebrate five years of presenting original jazz dance to New York audiences. This benefit performance will feature favorite works from past productions of the New York Jazz Choreography Project. The performance will be followed by drawings for door prizes and a champagne reception. Proceeds will go toward [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises is seeking original works of jazz dance to present in its semiannual showcase, The New York Jazz Choreography Project. The performances will be held in the theater at Manhattan Movement and Arts Center, 248 W. 60th Street, on October 19th and 20th at 8 p.m. We accept various styles of jazz dance—musical [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging to established choreographers, and this year, the performance will feature works from seasoned jazz veterans Sue Samuels and Crystal Chapman. Newcomers include Tyrell V. Rolle, who was featured on “SYTYCD” in 2010, and Matt Pardo, a dancer from the Lucinda Childs Dance Company.

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Teaching Jazz Dance, a Symposium

On February 18, 2012 By

The Division of Dance at the Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas is hosting Teaching Jazz Dance, a Symposium on June 18, 19 and 20, 2012. The symposium director is Danny Buraczeski.

Three days of classes and presentations – a chance for those committed to the continued vitality and [...]

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. is happy to be returning to the Joan Weill Center for Dance for showings of the New York Jazz Choreography Project April 20 through April 22. After the performance on April 22nd, some of the choreographers will stay for a talk back session to discuss their work and to [...]

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Anne Mercurio gives a detailed review of the November 2011 jazz choreography project.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. is happy to be returning to The Ailey Citigroup Theater at the Joan Weill Center for Dance for showings of the New York Jazz Choreography Project on Saturday November 12th at 8pm and Sunday November 13th at 2pm.

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Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc. presents New York Jazz Choreography Project for its semiannual dance concert devoted exclusively to jazz. JCE features works from emerging choreographers like Ellenore Scott, who is making waves at a young age after being a finalist on “So You Think You Can Dance?,” to experienced veterans of the jazz world like [...]

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Wine Tasting to Benefit JCE

On September 1, 2011 By

Please join us for wine, food, and the satisfaction of doing your part to keep jazz dance vibrant in New York!

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