ARENA DANCES Presents the Eighth Annual CANDY BOX Dance Festival - April 22 to April 27

Save the date for the eighth annual CANDY BOX Dance Festival!
April 22-27, 2024
At The Southern Theater

The CANDY BOX Dance Festival is a week-long dynamic sampling of featured performances, masterclasses, and in-progress showings, hosted by ARENA DANCES and presented April 22-27, 2024 at The Southern Theater. The CANDY BOX Dance Festival features both emerging and established choreographers, Happy Hour work-in-progress performances, and master class offerings.

Happy Hour Artists
Monday, April 22 – Shannon Hartle Dolan | Kaitlyn Hawkins and Alicia Steeves
Tuesday, April 23 – Kayla Schiltgen
Wednesday, April 24 – Amez Dance
Thursday, April 25 – Duniya Drum and Dance
Friday, April 26 – Penelope Freeh

Featured Artists
Featuring works by Tristan Koepke and Benny Olk, Paula Mann/Time Track Productions, and jess pretty.
Thursday, April 25 – 7:30pm
Friday, April 26 – 7:30pm
Saturday, April 27 – 2:00pm

Purchase before April 23: $20 online in advance; $18 student/senior
After April 23: $27 online and at the door; $20 student/senior discount
Pay-As-Able pricing option available at the door only on Saturday, April 27 – 7:30pm

We extend a special thank you to our Season Sponsors and event donors: MartinPatrick3, The Southern Theater and generous individual contributions. This festival is also made possible with the support of the McKnight Foundation.

Location Info

Southern Theater
1420 S Washington Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454


Contact Info

Mathew Janczewski