American Dance Classics

This performance presents cornerstone works of American dance, performed by the extraordinary dance artists of today.  American Dance Classics will open with Daniel Ulbricht, Marcelo Gomes and Robert Fairchild joining Tiler Peck, Gretchen Smith and Unity Phelan in Jerome Robbins’ first work for American Ballet Theatre, Fancy Free. The evening's second half will feature George Balanchine’s first American ballet, Serenade*, performed by Colorado Ballet and Festival guest artists.

Live music throughout the evening will be performed by Breckenridge Music Festival conducted by Kurt Crowley, musical director of Broadway's Hamilton

Reserved seating: $50 - $125. 

Lawn ticketing: $23 for 18 years and older. Children ages 13-17 are $10 and 12 and under are FREE on the lawn.  

($2 per ticket fee will apply and additional fees are assesed with online transactions.) 

To learn more about attending a performance through our Community Arts Access program or providing support to eliminate socioeconomic barriers to the arts, please contact Cathy Heller via email.

Festival Fan Club pre-sale ticketing begins on February 21 and public tickets go on sale February 28, 2017, both days at 11am MT. For more information about the Fan Club, contact Martha Brassel via email or by calling 970.777.2015. 

Watch video of Serenade* at the Vail Dance Festival:

*Choreography by George Balanchine ©The George Balanchine Trust.