FORT COLLINS - The "Dancing with the Stars" celebrity professional dancers for the Fort Collins Lincoln Center engagement of BALLROOM WITH A TWIST, have just been announced! Playing February 6 - 8, this critically acclaimed international dance production will feature “Dancing with the Stars” celebrity pros Tristan MacManus and Emma Slater. They’ll be joined by “So You Think You Can Dance” finalists Randi Lynn Strong, Legacy and Jonathan Platero in addition to “American Idol” finalists Gina Glocksen and Von Smith who will add their powerhouse vocals.
BALLROOM WITH A TWIST is an evening of entertainment for the entire family, highlighted by stunning costumes, magnificent music and breathtaking performances that push the boundaries of ballroom dance, infusing it with the energy and intensity of the latest contemporary and "hip-hop" styles.
BALLROOM WITH A TWIST is a veritable who’s who of the dance and singing world, joining together for an evening of grace, athleticism, and passion. “Dancing with the Stars” hot-shot celebrity pros Tristan MacManus (who most recently partnered with Valerie Harper) and Emma Slater (who most recently partnered with Bill Engvall) are joined by “American Idol finalists Gina Glocksen (Season Six) and Von Smith (Season Eight) along with “So You Think You Can Dance” finalists Randi Lynn Strong, Jonathan Platero (Season Five) and Legacy (Season six). The show is choreographed by Dancing with the Stars’ Emmy-nominated Louis van Amstel and his passion and expertise bring a new level of excitement and flash to this family-friendly evening.
Watching the cha-cha rattle on the television screen is one thing, but getting up close and live beneath the fringe, sequins and booming sounds of Rumba bass is a whole other ballgame. BALLROOM WITH A TWIST brings a frenzy of sizzling dance moves by professional international dancers spanning the hot moves of Samba, Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, and Jive. As if the jaw-dropping dancers aren’t enough to keep you ogling at smooth moves and high kicks, several of your favorite “American Idol” finalists will also be joining the bill with their powerhouse hit songs. BALLROOM WITH A TWIST gives audiences thrills with its varieties of music providing a concert soundtrack to the evening.
Single tickets for BALLROOM WITH A TWIST are only $38. To charge by phone, call the Lincoln Center Ticket Office at 970.221.6730. Tickets may be purchased at the Lincoln Center Ticket Office, located at 417 W. Magnolia, Fort Collins. Buy and print online at LCtix.com.
PERFORMANCE DATES Feb 6 & 8
Thur, Feb at 7:30pm
Fri, Feb 7at 7:30pm
Sat, Feb 8 at 2:00pm & 7:30pm