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FUSED TUTU – Thursday, Nov. 14, 7:30pm VROOM! And so starts Fused Tutu. Careening in on a motorcycle with a ballerina in full tutu regalia, this full-length repertory program pulls out all the stops! A fusion of classical ballet, contemporary dance and even hip-hop (in pointe shoes!), it leaves you breathless. To dance is to be wild with creativity, so sit back, have fun, and enjoy the ride!
THE NUTCRACKER – Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec 10/11, 7:30pm Celebrate the holiday season with the breathtaking beauty of The Nutcracker This all-time family favorite as performed by the incredible Dance Alive dancers is not to be missed. Charming, exciting, engaging, it will start your Holiday Season off with a feeling of pure joy. Pure Magic!
LOVELAND – Friday, Feb. 21, 7:30pm Take a trip to Loveland! How do I love Thee, a sweet and vibrant work by company choreographer Judy Skinner, is inspired by the beautiful ‘Sonnets from the Portuguese’. Colleague Ani Collier presents a new and unusual work (untitled). Moonlight Sway is a creation by newly appointed resident choreographer Brian Carey Chung to the musical sounds of ‘Clair de Lune’ and ‘Moonlight Sonata’ in the form of a double duet.” Our finale, Someone to Love, a new ballet by Artistic Director Kim Tuttle, says it all.
ATHLETES OF GOD –Tuesday, March 31, 7:30pm Athletes of God is a dance celebration created by Brian Carey Chung to music by JS Bach. Get ready for an Olympian effort by the dancers in this performance as they render themselves athletes of the divine. The ballet will not ask the question, who is God, but rather, who or what is God because of us.
NUTCRACKER SCHOOL SHOW – Monday and Tuesday, Dec 9/10, 11am Celebrate the Kids! A school length version of the Holiday favorite.
LADY BUG: ACTION HERO! SCHOOL SHOW – Friday, February 21, 11am A school length version of the classic children’s story whose heroine is ‘small in size, but big of heart!’
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