School News, Events, and Performances

COVID NOTE: The School of Mareck Center for Dance is working directly with the Boone County Health Department to ensure the theatre is following all required health and safety protocols for Covid-19. Capacity is limited in the so purchase your tickets early to reserve your seats.  

For more information: 573-825-0095 / school@missouricontemporaryballet.org

May 27 & 28   – “Flourish”

At Battle High School Auditorium

Join us at the beautiful Battle High School Auditorium Friday, May 27 @ 7PM and Saturday, May 28 @ 3PM for the School of Mareck Center for Dance’s “Flourish”. This performance will be the first time since 2019 that our students perform on stage. “Flourish” will feature four brand new pieces choreographed by our wonderful teachers, three classical works set on our Youth Ensemble, a special feature by the Chinese Performing Arts Group, and piece of student choreography carefully selected by our staff.

December 17th & 18th  – Peter and The Wolf  Featuring Youth Ensemble Variations

At Mareck Center for Dance Studios

Set to the classical score by Prokofiev, this production tells the tale of Peter, a young boy, and the animals that live in the forest near him. Originally written by Prokofiev as a children’s introduction to the orchestra, each character is represented by a different instrument to combine music and dance in perfect harmony. This performance will also include School of Mareck Center for Dance’s Youth Ensemble performing their variations as they prepare to compete at Youth America Grand Prix. Support our student dancers for two intimate performances at 7:00pm and 2:00pm. Live stream option available.

December 3rd  – “Living Windows”

At Renew Salon Downtown Columbia

Join us downtown Friday, December 3rd, for Columbia’s very own “Living Windows” from 6-8pm at Renew Salon. The theme is “Christmas at the Beauty Shop with Mareck Center for Dance Dancers”. Come by say hello, check out our dancers and explore the downtown area with a warm drink and some friends.