UpClose: Jerome Robbins

An all-star cast celebrates the launch of legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins’ centennial birthday year in a rehearsal-style performance hosted by Artistic Director Damian Woetzel, who worked closely with Robbins during his career at New York City Ballet.

The evening will focus on Robbins’ seminal works including Dances at a GatheringThe CageAfternoon of a Faun and the Leonard Bernstein collaborations West Side Story and Fancy Free

Elevate your evening by attending a pre-show reception in the May Gallery and post-performance dinner with the dancers at the Park Hyatt, Beaver Creek. Tickets sold separately - reserve your space now!

Reserved seating: $50 - $150*. 

(There is no lawn ticketing available at this intimate indoor venue.$2 per ticket fee will apply and additional fees are assesed with online transactions. *This is a benefit evening and a portion of the proceeds will support the Vail Dance Festival.)

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

The Festival Fan Club is available year-round and includes early access ticketing for Dance for $20.17 along with other great benefits! For more information about the Fan Club, please contact Martha Brassel via email or by calling 970.777.2015. 

Watch video of the 2016 UpClose program: