GERALD R. FORD AMPHITHEATER
In this rehearsal-style performance, audiences take a step into the dancers’ worlds through a unique behind-the-scenes look at how they prepare for International Evenings and NOW: Premieres performances. UpClose is hosted by Artistic Director, Damian Woetzel and features Festival luminaries.
Performance underwritten by Jill & Kevin Plancher and Susan & Jeff Campbell.
*UpClose will be performed without intermission
Performance time, casting and repertory are subject to change
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Photo Credit: Justin Peck and Herman Cornejo rehearse during UpClose at the 2018 Festival. Photo by Erin Baiano.
Pavilion | $50 | $65 | $95
General Admission Lawn | $27
- Lawn tickets are free for children 12 and under.
- Students and faculty may purchase discounted lawn tickets in-person at the box office for $10.
- The Encore Club Pass is available for purchase for $175 ($95 savings! *including fees). Includes 1 lawn ticket to each performance (9 shows total), plus the ability to upgrade to reserved pavilion seating for $25. Click HERE to purchase the pass on June 1 at 11am MT.
- Questions? Contact the Box Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 970.845.TIXS (8497)
*Ticket prices are subject to change. Price listed does not include service fees.
Gates open one hour prior to showtime.
PRE-PERFORMANCE UPCLOSE BENEFIT RECEPTION
Join us for the Pre-performance UpClose Benefit Reception hosted by Robbie Fairchild and bookay. Tickets are $150 and include hors d’oeuvres provided by Big Delicious Catering, a signature cocktail by mixologist Sean McRee with Gore Creek Concessions, a wine pull, and the opportunity to bid on beautiful jewelry. Robbie Fairchild, of bookay floral designs, will create floral arrangements themed for our favorite ballets that will be up for auction. Jazz cat Tony Guilizia will perform. Proceeds benefit Vail Dance Festival education and outreach initiatives.
August 4, 4:30-6:00pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater Social Courtyard
*Performance ticket is sold separately
A special thank you to Pier 13 liquors for donating wine!