Upcoming Events

Jacques’ Art Nest XVIII: Balanchine’s Ballerinas (Save The Date!)

You're invited to attend Jacques' Art Nest XVIII: Balanchine's Ballerinas on Monday, May 13, 2019. The evening will feature New York City Ballet dancers as well as the extraordinary Children of NDI! More information to follow.

Jacques’ Art Nest XVIII: Balanchine’s Ballerinas (Save The Date!) 2018-07-12T16:01:29+00:00

Jacques’ Art Nest XVII: An Evening with Harry Belafonte (Save The Date!)

The songs that Harry Belafonte have sung and made famous would be danced to by NDI's Celebration Team! In addition, various stars of musical theatre and the ballet will perform Belafonte's pieces. Save the date!

Jacques’ Art Nest XVII: An Evening with Harry Belafonte (Save The Date!) 2018-06-27T20:01:13+00:00

Dance Films Association Gala Honoring Jacques d’Amboise

Dance Films Association is pleased to announce that Jacques d’Amboise and Trey McIntyre will both receive a 2018 Dance in Focus Award, to be presented at the Dance on Camera Festival Kickoff Gala, Monday, July 16th at Gibney Dance. Shining Sung, U.S. Representative of the Chimei Foundation will present to [...]

Dance Films Association Gala Honoring Jacques d’Amboise 2018-06-29T13:35:27+00:00

Playbill: Go Inside Upper West Side Story: A Celebration of Jerome Robbins With the National Dance Institute

"The National Dance Institute celebrated Jerome Robbins’ 100th birthday with Upper West Side Story: A Celebration of Jerome Robbins May 21. The benefit, hosted by Jacques d’Amboise, honored the prolific choreographer with an evening of music and dance."

Playbill: Go Inside Upper West Side Story: A Celebration of Jerome Robbins With the National Dance Institute 2018-05-23T13:50:23+00:00

One on One: Jacques d’Amboise Interview with Steve Adubato

New York City Ballet legend, Jacques d'Amboise, talks with Steve Adubato about his decades of professional dancing and how he founded the National Dance Institute to provide children the opportunity to participate in dance and the arts.

One on One: Jacques d’Amboise Interview with Steve Adubato 2017-11-09T21:06:55+00:00

The New York Observer: Second Act: Dance Legend Jacques D’Amboise Still Going Strong at 82

“Balanchine let me do anything I want. The other dancers used to complain…I’d go to Balanchine and say, ‘I’m going to do a movie, I won’t be here for three months’…I never asked him,” d’Amboise says."

The New York Observer: Second Act: Dance Legend Jacques D’Amboise Still Going Strong at 82 2017-11-09T21:59:54+00:00