NICKEL A DANCE is a free series of Sunday afternoon jazz concerts each spring and fall that is a hit with children, families, seniors and the general dancing public that don’t tend to go to night clubs. It attracts a diverse group of fans that meet on Frenchmen Street to celebrate jazz as America’s original dance music while listening to the best of today’s classic jazz bands.
From New York, The Juilliard School sends 20 of their most talented performers in a diverse program of Dance, Music and Drama with genres ranging from the Classical to Jazz to Contemporary and Comedy routine.
This event is to Benefit the “SHALOM ZONE” children’s arts program in Central City!
The Juilliard ARTreach Program is returning for the 8th year since Katrina to share their talents and work with the children and youth at Shalom Zone Community.