Every Thursday from July 12 to August 16, Bismarck’s downtown comes to life with our only all-local, open-air market. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. people of all ages can enjoy local arts, live music, crafts, farm fresh produce, food vendors and more.
Category Archives: Dance
Northern Plains Dance will present Cinderella at the Belle Mehus City Auditorium in Bismarck Saturday, May 19 at 2:30 and 7:30 and Sunday, May 20 at 2:30. A great show for families, Cinderella features more than 70 performers from the Northern Plains Dance Academy. Cinderella is certain to please all ages with elaborate costumes and original choreography.
STOMP is explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, utterly unique and appeals to audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered an armful of awards and rave reviews, and has appeared on numerous national television shows. The eight-member troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments – matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters, hubcaps-to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.
Pop Goes the Rock by Cirque Dreams – is coming to the Bismarck Civic Center, March 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Pop Goes the Rock by Cirque Dreams is a new musical of unexpected sights and sounds that explode on stage like a Rock n’ Roll party set in a carnival funhouse. This one-of-a-kind variety show spans decades and unites generations. Re-live popular and timeless tunes with a kaleidoscope of Cirque Dreams talent, extravagant costumes and theatrical mayhem. An international cast of singers, dancers, acrobats and musicians inspire crazy feats and off-the-hook beats on stage, in the air and way off the charts. Enjoy this fabulous show as part of the Broadway series at the Civic Center. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at the Bismarck Civic Center box office.
Pop Goes The Rock By Cirque Dreams will make its Bismarck debut at the Bismarck Civic Center for one performance only on Tuesday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Pop Goes The Rock is the newest musical stage spectacle from Cirque Dreams and the mind of Neil Goldberg, creator of the groundbreaking Broadway hit “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy” and the famed Cirque Dreams entertainment brand.
By Breanna Manley
The last weekend in February Northern Plains Dance will present the sixth annual Choreographers’ Showcase, a tradition of innovation and dance that brings together the community and artists. The 2012 performance is subtitled Going for Baroque and will feature live music performed by the Missouri Valley Chamber Orchestra and visual art by members of the Bismarck Downtown Artist Cooperative.