2015 - 16 Season
Nikolais Dance Theatre
JAN 29 - 30, 2016
ILLUSIONS marks the return of the Nikolais Dance Theatre. Alwin Nikolais, a groundbreaking American choreographer of the twentieth century, created unique, multi-media dances that continue to be an inspiration for companies such as the Blue Man Group, Cirque du Soleil, Pilobolus, and Momix. Discover the exhilarating work of one of the Masters of American Dance. ILLUSIONS features Crucible, Tensile Involvement, Gallery, and Mechanical Organ.
This season’s production contains two distinct viewing options:
Jan 30 @ 2PM / Family Matinee / Includes Family Pre-Reception starting at 1:00PM
Join Ririe-Woodbury for a fun filled afternoon built entirely with kids in mind. Enjoy snacks, post-performance photo op with the dancers, and a shortened program all for a family friendly price of only $10 a ticket. This special performance is wiggle friendly and features an engaging performance full of lights, sounds, and excitement that will keep your little ones wanting more. A Famiy Pass is available for purchase for $45 by calling 801.355.ARTS. Family Pass includes 5 tickets that can be mixed and match in any combination of children/adults.
Jan 29 & 30 @ 7:30PM // Nikolais Dance Theatre (ages 16+)
Make it a full night out with the original American Master of Contemporary Dance –Alwin Nikolais. ILLUSIONS features A full-length program featuring the full breadth and impact of some of Alwin Nikolais’ most provocative dances.
JAN 29 Opening Night Reception @ 6:30pm // Season Ticket Holders
Season Ticket holders are invited to an exclusive pre-performance opening night reception. Join the ultimate trendsetters of dance for a pre-performance drinks / treats / good times and check out the elaborate costumes used in the show on display during the reception.
JAN 30 Post-performance Closing Night Party
Celebrate the successful run of ILLUSIONS at a special post-performance Closing Night Party. Mix and mingle with the Ririe-Woodbury Dancers/Board/Staff. Location to be announced the night of the performance.
Single Ticket: $35 | $40 day of show | Students/Seniors: $15