Ice Dance International’s live touring show, GRACE, features 2X United States Champion Alissa Czisny and US Open Champions Kseniya Ponomaryova and Collin Brubaker in an ensemble of 10 world class skaters bringing audiences a theatrical experience that bridges sport, theater, dance, and art. The March 10th performance includes a piece by Ice Theatre MKE, Milwaukee's own performing arts ice skating company.
Ice Dance International will be on tour March 3-March 26. Grace celebrates the art of dance on ice and feature works by leading choreographers in the world of competitive figure skating including World Champion and Olympic Medalist, Kaori Sakamoto’s choreographer, Benoit Richaud and Jason Brown’s choreographer, Rohene Ward in addition to work by the leading choreographer of Disney on Ice, Cindy Stuart. Artistic Director Douglas Webster notes that “It is an experience for the viewer, a theatrical journey with dynamic, athletic movement, intimate interaction, soaring grace and artistry, and swirling patterns that will transport the audience.” Grace features music by Philip Glass, Max Richter, Moby, Arvo Part, and Ludovico Einauldi.
This show is in collaboration with Wisconsin Figure Skating Club. Grace is 90 minutes long including one intermission. Please bring warm clothes to wear in the ice rink and a padded cushion or blanket for the bleacher type seating.