The Mercyhurst Dancers open their 2015-16 season with “DANCE 1-2-3,” an hour long performance showcasing the dancers in a variety of solos, duets and trios. It will be presented in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center on Friday, Nov. 6, at 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 7, at 2:30 and 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 8, at 2 p.m. Audience members can meet and talk with the dancers and choreographers during “Talk Back” sessions in the theater after the Friday and Saturday evening shows. Following the Saturday evening performance, Mercyhurst will also host a “Dress-Up '70s Disco Dance” until midnight, featuring a disc jockey, late-night snacks, costume prizes and a Chinese auction to benefit the Regional Cancer Center Foundation.
Tickets are $15 for adults; $10 for students and seniors; $5 for Mercyhurst students and children 12 and younger; and $7.50 for President’s Card holders. Anyone presenting a Regional Cancer Center ID can attend for $5. To purchase tickets, visit miac.mercyhurst.edu or call the box office at 814-824-3000. The Dance Department has also introduced a new discount pricing option: a Dance Flex Pass that allows audience members to attend any three performances this season for the price of two. Contact the box office for details.