Many of New York City and the country’s most renowned dancers and dance companies are set to perform on Monday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. at The Joyce Theater (175 8th Avenue), where the NYC Dance Alliance Foundation will present Destiny Rising, an evening of dance artistry to benefit the NYC Dance Alliance Foundation College Scholarship Program. To date, the program has awarded more than $17 million in college scholarships to over 300 dancers all over the country.
Set to perform are renowned dancers Tiler Peck and Robert Fairchild of the New York City Ballet and the Broadway production of An American in Paris. The evening will also feature special performances from prominent professional dance companies including The Francesca Harper Project, the Conservatory Dance Company (of Point Park University) and the Inspire School of Dance. Some of the choreographers whose work will be showcased include Alexandra Damiani, Anne Forrest, Ruben Graciani, Francesca Harper, Martha Nichols, and Andy Pellick.
For tickets, visit www.NYCDAFoundation.net.