with guests Phipps Junior Dance Company
The Phipps Dance Company, a non-competitive performing dance company led by director Christina Leines and associate director Stephanie Campbell, is celebrating its 16th season with showcase performances in the John H. Potter Theater. The 2020-21 company is comprised of 11 auditioned dancers in grades 9-12. The company focuses on building well-rounded, technically advanced young dancers. To audition for the company, the dancers are required to have at least two years of prior dance training. As company members, the dancers have weekly rehearsals and must take at least two dance technique classes per week.
The performances will feature a variety of styles, including musical theater, lyrical, hip-hop, jazz, tap, contemporary and ballet. In addition to choreography by directors Leines and Campbell, the company is welcoming guest choreographers Kaylie Brand, Jennifer Pray, and Jeremiah Lewis-Walker for their 2020-21 season.
There will also be guest appearances by The Phipps Junior Dance Company, led by director Greta Lewis. For dancers in grades 5-8, this company prepares members for their future with The Phipps Dance Company and beyond. The Phipps Junior Dance Company is made up of 15 auditioned dancers who rehearse September through May for performances locally and throughout the Twin Cities. The company will be presenting a hip-hop piece and a contemporary piece featuring the choreography of director Lewis and guest choreographer Abby Countryman.
Tickets: $15 for adults and $13 for students
Friday March 26, 7:30
Saturday March 27, 2:00 and 7:30
Sunday March 28, 2:00 and 5:00
COVID Safety protocols:
Masks required. Seating for this production will be at 25% capacity and seat groupings will be socially distanced at least 6 feet apart. Click here for full safety protocols.