Dallas — For today's giveaway we have several pairs of tickets to the opening performance of the Dallas DanceFest, on Friday, Aug. 29 at 8 p.m. at Dallas City Performance Hall. The event is three days, and features showcases of local and Texas companies on Friday and Saturday nights, with the Dance Council Honors and more performances on Sunday.
These tickets are for Friday. Performers that night are: Dallas Ballet Company, Ewert & Company, Indique Dance Company, Rhythmic Souls, Dallas Black Dance Theatre II, Dark Circles Contemporary Dance, Texas Ballet Theater, Southern Methodist University Meadows Dance Ensemble and Dallas Black Dance Theatre.
(Saturday performers are Chamberlain Performing Arts, Chado Danse, Houston METdance, Avant Chamber Ballet, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts Rep I and II companies, Tarrant County College Movers Unlimited, Mejia Ballet International, Bruce Wood Dance Project; to buy tickets go here.)
You can read DanceFest-related stories at these links:
- Our profile of Ewert & Company
- Our profile of Rhythmic Souls
- Our profile of Indique Dance Company
- Our profile of Suzie Jary of Career Transition For Dancers, who'll be honored in the Dance Council Honors
- Mark Lowry's interview with Gayle Halperin about the event in the Dallas Voice
- Mark Lowry's profile of Chadi El-Khoury of Chado Danse in the Dallas Voice
To be entered for a chance to win tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org with DALLAS DANCEFEST in the subject line. Include your name, number and best email contact in the body of email.
You have until 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 to enter, and we'll notify the winners on Friday morning, so be sure and check your email by 10 a.m. Friday.
TheaterJones staffers and contributors, and their family members, are ineligible to play.