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1 Star Starred
The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts
Formerly The Shubert Theater 528 Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-206-3600
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Roxanne
There was $10 valet parking in a ramp directly across the street! Only a couple minutes from pulling into the ramp, to sitting in your seat.
Fall Repertory info Nov 16 2013 star this tip starred
Linda Brown
If you have the opportunity to see this, take it. It's an excellent production.
Il Trovatore info Jan 30 2013 star this tip starred
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14 reviews
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attended Oct 12 2013

My wife has been trying to get me to go to Ballet for years. This was a great way to get an opportunity to please her and not overdo for myself.
The performances were great, the variety was welcome and the interpretive portions interesting.
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attended Oct 12 2013

My first visit to The Cowles Center. The dancing was very well done and the variety of dance styles held my interest.

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Quotes & Highlights

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Description

Program:

Serenade for Two, World Premiere

Fresh from the world stage, MDT’s Associate Artistic Director, Charles Askegard’s new ballet is set to the rhythmic and melodic score of Stravinsky’s Serenade in A, with pianist Tom Linker.

Edifice Wrecks, World Premiere

Artistic Director Lise Houlton with colleague Dane Stauffer combines the energy of company dancers in a series of “what ifs” with a musical mix from Purcell to Mozart.

A Stair Dance

The critically acclaimed, “athletically ambitious” piece by New York choreographer Eliot Feld with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Steve Reich was created in memory of tap dancer Gregory Hines.

Boccherini Dances

Founder and visionary Loyce Houlton’s choreographic statement shows her profound respect and delight for the classical ballet esthetic

About the Ticket Supplier: The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts

The Cowles Center provides a home for the local dance community and works as an advocate for these artists by providing a professional environment with opportunities for them to refine and perform their work.