NEDT performs and teaches throughout the year locally, and abroad. Check below for upcoming dates.


Foothills Dancemakers, a new consortium of modern dance companies in the shadow of the San Gabriel Mountains, will present their first joint concert this June. Benita Bike's DanceArt, Pennington Dance Group, Nancy Evans Dance Theatre and Lineage Dance are working together to support and bring visibility to concert modern dance in the foothills of the San Gabriel and San Fernando Valleys. The directors of the four companies - Benita Bike, John Pennington, Nancy Evans Doede and Hilary Thomas - represent 130 years of combined experience producing dance work for the stage. Through this collaboration, the Foothills Dancemakers hopes to promote a variety of invigorating dance activities serving its community and encourage joint projects by area dancemakers.

Saturday, June 15 at 8PM & Sunday, June 16 at 4PM

at ARC (A Room to Create) in Pasadena

1158 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA. 91106

Benita Bike's DanceArt, a five-member chamber dance company founded by Benita Bike, is in its 38th year presenting concert dance. The company will present Bike's Plugged, a new work, and On Beat 3.

Pennington Dance Group, founded by John Pennington in 2000, is an eight-member company, and will perform selections from Company of Orbs and new work choreographed by Pennington.

Nancy Evans Dance Theatre is celebrating its 10th year and will perform Everness, Le Gemelle, and There Between.  The company specializes in dance theatre with choreography by its six dancers and director, Nancy Evans Doede.

Lineage Dance, established by Hilary Thomas in Pasadena twenty years ago, will present excerpts from Waking in the Mourning, and the quartet Midnight to 12:01.