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FALL 2022  |   PUBLIC EVENTS

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"Becoming"

A dance concert inspired by the work of Artist, Richard Gibbons.

Thursday, October 27th, 2022

6pm - 6:45pm Reception

6:45pm - 8pm Performance

@ Nickerson-Rossi's Dance House

Art collaborator, Richard Gibbons creates an original work on a tryptic that measures: 62" wide by 48" high, and Director/Choreographer, Michael Nickerson-Rossi brings the artwork to life by highlighting his male dancers of Nickerson-Rossi Dance!

 

Richard and Michael are using hands and bodies to express emotion and mental states for this premiere of movement and design in "Becoming". Experience this installation in its most raw state that evokes layers of transformation that ultimately lead one into a free, positive, and empowering lifestyle.  

 

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"Rise Above"
  Student Showcase

Sunday, October 30th

5pm - 6pm

@ Nickerson-Rossi's Dance House

Celebrate young aspiring dance artists from various high schools, universities, and dance studios while they perform alongside other peers from around the world in our student showcase!

​Schools enrolled in this performance will be presenting all different genres of dance from modern, ballet, contemporary, hip-hop, and more!

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"Male Aesthetic"

Saturday, November 5th, 2022

3pm - 4:15pm Matinee SOLD OUT

6pm - 6:45pm Reception

6:45pm - 8pm Evening Showing SOLD OUT

@ Nickerson-Rossi's Dance House

This performance will be featuring multiple and diversified dance genres that pay homage to current male choreographers and dancers in an evening of Concert Dance. 

Featuring

Columbia City Ballet

from Columbia, South Carolina

Hai Cohen

from Israel

In-Version Dance Project

from Puerto Rico

Kevin Holland

from Los Angeles, California

Desert Peeps

from Palm Springs, California

Matinee SOLD OUT

 

Evening Reception & Show SOLD OUT

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"Versa-Style Dance Company"

Workshop, Performance and Discussion with

 

Founders/Co-Artistic Directors: 

Leigh Foaad (Breeze-lee) & Jackie Lopez (Miss Funk)

Friday, November 4, 2022

Workshop SOLD OUT

4:30pm - 6pm

Performance / Discussion

6pm - 7:30pm

@ Nickerson-Rossi's Dance House

A 1 hour 15 minute masterclass, Their Educational Interactive Show, "Origins of Hip Hop" followed by a 30 minute panel discussion.  

Workshop SOLD OUT

$45 Show Admission

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Versa-Style Dance Company was created to promote, empower and celebrate the artistry of Hip Hop and street dance culture. Named “Los Angeles’ Best Dance Troupe for Hip Hop Empowerment” by LA Weekly, Versa-Style is recognized for its electrifying performances and inspiring engagement activities for schools and local communities. Consisting of committed, highly skilled street dance artists and educators representative of the diversity and beautiful complexity of Los Angeles.

 
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October 27th - November 6th, 2022

STUDENT EDUCATION PROGRAMS

WORKSHOPS. MASTERCLASSES. PERFORMANCES.