Calendar & Tickets

James Sewell Ballet

Titicut Follies, The Ballet
Tickets
$20 - $36

Inspired by Frederick Wiseman’s landmark documentary, Titicut Follies, having its 50th Anniversary this year, this new full-length ballet is a collaboration between Wiseman and James Sewell.

Mar 31
Fri @ 8:00pm
Apr 01
Sat @ 8:00pm
Apr 02
Sun @ 2:00pm
Minnesota Dance Theatre

Minnesota Dance Theatre

Spring Season
Tickets
$24 - $36

Celebrating local music icon Bob Dylan, Minnesota Dance Theatre presents the Midwest premiere of “Moonshine” by world-renowned British choreographer Christopher Bruce.

Apr 07
Fri @ 8:00pm
Apr 08
Sat @ 8:00pm
Apr 09
Sun @ 2:00pm

Shapiro & Smith Dance

A Naked Man's Shirt
Tickets
$29

Join Shapiro & Smith Dance as they celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season at The Cowles Center. Featuring some of the company's greatest hits (like Bolero, Moonlight, and Burning Air) and a world premiere by Joanie Smith, the program features the incredible combination of humor, artistry, and emotional depth that Shapiro & Smith Dance has become known for.

Apr 13
Thu @ 8:00pm
Apr 14
Fri @ 8:00pm
Apr 15
Sat @ 8:00pm

Render the Wake

Tickets
$18

Render the Wake is an evening of new works by Deanna Gooding and Eve Schulte, as well as a remount of Schulte's 'Any Offered None' (nominated for a 2016 MN Sage Award for Outstanding Performance).

Apr 14
Fri @ 7:30pm
Apr 15
Sat @ 7:30pm

Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre and Flying Foot Forum

And the Beat Goes On!
Tickets
$30

Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre together with Flying Foot Forum present "And the Beat Goes On!" - an evening of rhythm, passion, and contemporary percussive dance.

Apr 21
Fri @ 8:00pm
Apr 22
Sat @ 8:00pm
Apr 23
Sun @ 2:00pm

Future Interstates

Tickets
Free/$5 Donation

dance-improvisation-performance
curated and hosted by HIJACK + Body Cartography Project

May 09
Tue @ 8:00pm
MixTape

MIXTAPE

Tickets
$22 - $25

MIXTAPE is a collaboration of seven local artists whose differences in upbringing, generation, and relationship to “Hip Hop” have evoked important questions and dialogue around “What is Hip Hop?”.

May 19
Fri @ 7:30pm
May 20
Sat @ 7:30pm
May 21
Sun @ 2:00pm

MDT Strawberry Festival

Tickets
$20 - $30

Celebrate the talent and accomplishments of Minnesota Dance Theatre’s aspiring young dancers

May 26
Fri @ 6:00pm
May 27
Sat @ 1:00pm
Cantus

Cantus

Covers
Tickets
$25 - $35

Don’t miss the best sing-along of the year as Cantus returns to The Cowles Center to cover more of your favorite pop hits.

Jun 02
Fri @ 7:30pm
Jun 03
Sat @ 7:30pm
Jun 08
Thu @ 7:30pm
Jun 09
Fri @ 7:30pm
Jun 10
Sat @ 7:30pm

Minnesota Dance and the Ecstasies of Influences

Moving Narratives in Latin Dance
Tickets
Free

Moving Narratives in Latin Dance, hosted by choreographer Giselle Mejia, featuring guest speakers René Thompson (Afro-Cuban of Havana), Yeniel Chini Perez (Afro-Cuban of Matanzas), Leo Paixao (Afro-Brazilian of Salvador), Maria Isa (Afro-Puerto Rican of Loíza), and Mejia (Afro-Ecuadorian of Esmeraldas).

Jun 04
Sun @ 2:00pm

Metropolitan Ballet

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Tickets
$21.75 - $49

Metropolitan Ballet celebrates 400 years of Shakespeare with A Midsummer Night's Dream

Jun 24
Sat @ 7:30pm
Jun 25
Sun @ 3:00pm

Momentum: New Dance Works 2017

Tickets
$20

Momentum is among the most popular platforms of emerging choreographic talent in the Twin Cities. Featuring two new works each evening, the series highlights an exciting next generation of dance creators.

Jul 13
Thu @ 8:00pm
Jul 14
Fri @ 8:00pm
Jul 15
Sat @ 8:00pm
Jul 20
Thu @ 8:00pm
Jul 21
Fri @ 8:00pm
Jul 22
Sat @ 8:00pm

2017 GOTTA DANCE! Gala/Raze the Barre After Party

Join us on Saturday, October 7, 2017 for our largest fundraising event of the year – The GOTTA DANCE! Gala and Raze the Barre After Party. 

Oct 07
Sat @ 5:00pm