Ballroom with a Twist

  • Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 7:30 PM
    Merrill Auditorium
  • Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 2:30 PM
    Merrill Auditorium

Come for a breathtaking concert and stay for a Q&A with the guest conductor and some of the dancers and vocalists immediately after the show!

Before the Show

Put on your dancing shoes! It’s “Ballroom – with a Twist!” with dancers Damien Whitewood and Anna Trebunskaya from “Dancing With the Stars” and vocalists from “American Idol” electrify this celebration of the dance – dazzling the eye and the ear! It’s got so much energy, the legs on your seats will be moving!

ANDERSON: Belle of the Ball
DVOŘÁK: Slavonic Dance, Op. 46, No. 3
BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance No. 5
TCHAIKOVSKY: “Waltz of Flowers” from The Nutcracker
KANDER/RICKETTS: Selections from Chicago


Second half of the program to be announced from the stage.

More Information

Bob Bernhardt, guest conductor
Gina Glocksen-Ruzicka from American Idol season 6, vocalist
  Mykal Kilgore, vocalist
Anna Trebunskaya from Dancing with the Stars, dancer
Damien Whitewood from Dancing with the Stars, dancer
Allen Genkin, dancer
C.J. Bair, dancer
Amy Bennett, dancer
Magda Fialek, dancer
Patricia Kaniowski, dancer
Legacy from So You Think You Can Dance season 6, dancer
Anthony Pututau, dancer
Randi Lynn Strong from So You Think You Can Dance season 5, dancer

After the Show

  • Stay for a PostConcert Q&A with the guest conductor, Bob Bernhardt and some of the dancers and vocalists on stage.

Concert Sponsor

New England Rehabilitation Hospital

Pops Series Sponsor

Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram