Category Archives: Dance

The Nutcracker

Thursday | November 29 | 6:30pm
Friday | November 30 | 6:30pm
Saturday | December 1 | 6:30pm
Sunday | December 2 | 3:00pm
Page Theatre | Saint Mary’s University

Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts and Saint Mary’s Department of Theatre and Dance present the Dance Repertory Company’s 10th biennial production of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic ballet, The Nutcracker, at the beautiful Page Theatre.

Join Clara and her beloved nutcracker as she journeys through the land of sweets, complete with sugar plum fairies, snowflakes, dew drops and Russian babas.

Tickets for The Nutcracker are $12 for adults, $5 for students and senior citizens.

There will be a special abridged performance perfect for younger children and their families on Wednesday, November 28th at 12:30pm. This performance is around 1 hour, with all tickets being only $5.

Tickets can be purchased at the door at Page Theatre’s Performance Center (700 Terrace Heights, Winona MN), by calling the Performance Center Box Office at 507-457-1715 or online at pagetheatre.org.

Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts and the Performance Center at Saint Mary’s University are members of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit: riverartsalliance.org/JOIN.

 

…in the space between: a site-specific dance film premiere

Friday | November 9 | 7:00-8:00pm Saturday | November 10 | 7:00-8:00pm Outpost Winona | 119 E 3rd St www.facebook.com/events/288961905164091/ …in the space between is a new site-specific contemporary dance film project, embodying the poetic and environmentally intimate spaces of in-betweenness. This project, with support from an Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts… Continue Reading

MCA Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Party

Sunday | November 18 | 12:30-5:30pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts 1164 W 10th St | Winona mca.smumn.edu The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) is pleased to announce the tenth biennial Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Party. This year’s Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Party will feature two tea sittings (1pm and 4pm). Tea party guests… Continue Reading

…in the space between: Intro To Dance Filmmaking Workshop

Tuesday | October 23 | 11:00am-12:15pm Outpost Winona facebook.com/events/2215681941994335/ All creatives welcome! Facilitated by Winona dance/artist Sharon Mansur Workshop fee: $10, checks payable to Sharon Mansur. To register contact: isbdancefilm@gmail.com Winona dance/visual artist Sharon Mansur will lead a workshop exploring the basics of dance filmmaking. Dance films are short, experimental creative art films featuring movement.… Continue Reading

In This Place Film Showing

Thursday | August 30 | 7:00-8:00pm Outpost Winona | 119 E 3rd St facebook.com/outpostwinona Come down to Outpost Winona on Thursday August 30th at 7:00 PM to see some dance films! In August of 2017, Sydney Swanson received a grant from SEMAC (Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council) to create a site-specific dance film in Winona. She… Continue Reading

Auditions for “The Nutcracker” Ballet at MCA

On Saturday, September 8th, Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) welcomes all dancers aged 5 years – adult to our free auditions for our upcoming biennial performances of “The Nutcracker” ballet. Younger dancers should expect auditions to last approximately one hour, with older dancers expecting at least 2 hours. Beginning times for auditions: 5-6 year… Continue Reading

MCA Showcase for Summer Dance Intensive

Saturday | July 28 | 7:00pm Saint Mary’s Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights The community is invited to a FREE dance performance which will showcase what the Summer Dance Intensive students have learned during their three-week camp at the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA). Enjoy performance demonstrations in ballet, pointe variations, jazz, modern… Continue Reading

Winona dance artist Sharon Mansur receives McKnight Fellowship

Winona based dance artist Sharon Mansur was recently awarded a 2018 McKnight Fellowship for Dancers! McKnight Fellowships for Choreographers and the McKnight Fellowships for Dancers provide fellowship awards to individual mid-career choreographers and dancers who reside in Minnesota.  The McKnight Fellowships for Choreographers and Dancers are designed to enrich and strengthen our community by acknowledging… Continue Reading

Affinity for Dance presents Are We There Yet?

A Senior Show by Sarah Hannan, entering St. Mary’s University, and Laura Linsmeier, graduate of UW-L Friday | June 29 | 7:30pm Old Main | 20869 College Ave. Galesville, WI With Dancers, Elizabeth Henriksen, Shelby Hornberg, Katrina Olson, Kate Peak, Erin Schwartz, Makenzie Stammeyer, and Madison Twitchell. Tickets available at the door: $10 Adults, $5 College… Continue Reading

MCA Showcase for Mini-Summer Dance Intensive

Friday | June 29 | 6:30pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts 1164 W Howard St. The community is invited to a FREE dance performance which will showcase what the Mini-Summer Dance Intensive students have learned during their two week camp at the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA).  Come enjoy a variety of dance genres including ballet, jazz, modern, musical… Continue Reading