Performance

Performance: Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Based in San Francisco, Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet has captured the spotlight in the international world of dance with bold new innovations that break the mold of what ballet can be. The choreography of Alonzo King, a Georgia native, dazzles audiences by digging in to the mysteries of movement and bringing a rare honesty and spirituality to the stage.

Enjoy a pre-concert lecture 45 minutes prior to the performance.

$6 for UGA students, $52 for non-UGA students

Sponsored by: Performing Arts Center
Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400

State Ballet Theatre of Russia: Cinderella

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia returns to the Fine Arts Theatre with one of the dance world’s most beloved story ballets. The timeless fairy tale of Cinderella and Prince Charming is brought vividly to life in this enchanting full-length production for the entire family. In the grand Russian tradition, Cinderella will feature lushly painted sets, lavishly detailed costumes, and classic choreography accompanied by the unforgettable music of Sergei Prokofiev.

Enjoy a pre-concert lecture 45 minutes prior to the performance.

$6 for UGA students, $72 for non-UGA students

State Ballet Theatre of Russia: The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker is the perennial favorite of generations of children and “children at heart.” The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. Thrill to the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed in Moscow by the famous Bolshoi Ballet. Set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved music, including “Waltz of the Flowers, "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy,” and “Waltz of the Snowflakes,” the entire family will love this magical experience filled with spectacular sets and beautiful costumes.

Artrageous

Imagine an artist creating a masterpiece before your eyes in mere moments. With a palette that also mixes captivating vocals and intricate choreography, Artrageous takes audiences on a one-of-a-kind visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity, and fun. The Artrageous artists, musicians, singers, and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons, and musical genres throughout the evening. The result is a uniquely entertaining show culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings.

2016 Spring Dance Concert

The 2016 Spring Dance Concert "Repertory in (Re)Search" will be presented by the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences department of dance. Also to be April 8-9 at 8 p.m. and April 10 at 2:30 p.m. The concert will feature repertory pieces that are meant to reflect the kind of moving research that elevates the performing arts, as dance intersects with technology, gender, somatics and aesthetics.

Performance: Rockapella

Since the early 1990s when the group first achieved national television fame on PBS's "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?," Rockapella has toured the globe and provided a funky soundtrack to generations of vocal music fans. 

With buckets of original pop songs and contemporary revisions of Motown and soul classics, Rockapella has always been the group to watch. 

$25-$40

Sponsored by: Performing Arts Center
Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400

UGA’s Next Top Entrepreneur

Sponsored by: Terry College of Business
Contact: Kelly Durkin 706-542-9164

The top teams will compete in front of a live audience and panel of judges for a winner takes all cash prize of $10,000. 

This year's competition will be open to student start-up teams from all over the country. 

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