January 17 - 19, 2020


in Philadelphia


The Dance Makers Moment

Local, Professional Talent

at the Performance Garage

January 17th, 2020


Over the 100 companies that applied for "Merde!" the Dancer Makers Moment, the Nickerson-Rossi Dance (NRD) panel selected 7 professional companies / choreographers to present their dance works. The audience will select their top pick of the night. The selected work that is unanimously voted upon, will be commissioned by Nickerson-Rossi to be presented at the Palm Springs International Dance Festival 2021!


Bring your people to cast their votes! 


International, Professional Talent

at the Performance Garage

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

6pm VIP Reception

7pm Show

Nickerson-Rossi Dance brings their outstanding festival originated in Palm Springs, California to the city of Philadelphia! This is one of NRD's most fabulously mixed genre showcase of professional dance featuring talent from Australia, New York, Chicago, and California! NRD is ecstatic to welcome the classics of ballet and modern, to the innovation of contemporary dance and movement. 


Student Performance

at the Performance Garage

Sunday, January 19th, 2020

4pm matinee

6:30pm evening

Nickerson-Rossi Dance is providing a platform to showcase top pre-professional emerging talents. All the way from Johns Hopkins University Peabody Institute in Baltimore to talent from right here in Philadelphia. Your presence and ticket purchase support our education program.

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