Both individual homeschool families and homeschool groups may purchase school-rate discounted tickets to student matinees of the Classic Nutcracker and other programs. Home to the Minnesota Dance Festival.
The Cowles Center for Dance and Performing Arts, 528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Both individual homeschool families and homeschool groups may purchase school-rate discounted tickets to student matinees which are now offered as part of the The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts Student Matinee season.
for ages 4 and up, $6/person. Featuring the highly-styled classic, Paquita and the second movement of Andrew Rist’s full-length original ballet, Beethoven’s 9th, the life story of Ludwig van Beethoven. The young dancers in Ballet Minnesota’s Classical Ballet Academy will premiere another Andrew Rist original, The Farmer’s Market.
$3/seat. Expressive choreography, combined with moving renditions of Negro Spirituals composed by William Banfield and others, illuminate slavery’s abolition and its consequences in the United States, intimately re-imagining Traditional Negro Spirituals and their direct relation to the African-American quest for freedom.
for ages 5 - 99, $7/seat. Celebrate 2017 Chinese New Year, the year of the rooster, with CAAM CDT. This year CAAM's show will feature Yuanxiao, the Lantern Festival! Come join the celebration of family, community, and Chinese culture beautifully illustrated through dance!
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 — Friday, December 16, 2016
for ages 4 and up, $5/ticket. With a cast of over 130 dancers, including internationally renowned guest artists, Ballet Minnesota's holiday favorite offers a magical experience with lively choreography, exquisitely designed costumes and brilliant story-telling through dance.
recommended for grades 4-12, $3.50/person. Combining history and musicology with the fantastical approach of imagery this work sheds light on the grand narrative and dialogues about feminism, patriarchy, and how women negotiate themselves within this world.