The New England Dance Ensemble was established in 1986 by artistic director Barbara Mullen. It is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization.  NEDE’S mission is to combine the talents of local pre-professional dancers, with currently performing professionals from National and International Companies.  NEDE is the resident company at Londonderry Dance Academy.  New England Dance Ensemble holds annual audition each September.  You do not need to be a student at LDA to be a New England Dance Ensemble member.   NEDE presents three productions annually: “The Nutcracker” “SDTC’s The Lorax” and “A Child’s View of the Holocaust.”  Auditions for the 2014/2015 season will take place on Sunday, September 14th, 2014.  For more information on how to become a member visit