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The Company of Dance Arts

Since 1985, The Company of Dance Arts (CODA), a nonprofit corporation, has exposed pre-professional dancers to the real life rigors of a professional dancer, creating a tradition of passion, artistic development, and performance values.

The Nutcracker Ballet

One of New Jersey’s favorite holiday affairs, The Nutcracker is performed in December at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ.

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Upcoming Performances

Celebrate the joy of the holidays with 4 performances of Peter Anastos’s The Nutcracker, as Tschaikovsky’s iconic score sweeps you away on an exhilarating adventure.

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Help support the Company’s commitment to providing young dancers with performance opportunities, and to keep performances affordable and accessible for new audiences.

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ARTISTIC TEAM

 

CODA was founded in 1985 under the direction of Jennifer James Church, RAD RTS; AISTD, making its debut and performing Octoberfest at the Citicorp Building in New York City. In December 2010, the position of Artistic Director was passed on to former CODA dancer Shayne Mishoe and her husband Nicholas Mishoe.

 

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