Last occurred: Sunday, December 10
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Discover the art of dance with a day full of live musical performances. Delight in global dance traditions from Africa, the Americas, and beyond!
Art-making Action Painting
Make a work of art inspired by movement.
Art-making Cardboard Castanets
Craft an artful instrument and make some noise!
Storytelling Moving Stories
11:30AM & 12:30
Hear master storyteller Beverly Cottman tell the tale of the Twelve Dancing Princesses and other stories.
Performance Somali Museum Dance Troupe
Noon & 2PM
Delight in an interactive performance with dancers from the Somali Museum of Minnesota.
Performance Siama’s Congo Music
12:30 – 3:30PM
Tap your toes to sounds from the heart of Africa, with music by Siama Matuzungidi and friends.
Performance Yellowhouse Dancers
1 & 3PM
Meet a family of dancers who will share a variety of Native dance traditions.
Noon – 2 PM
Show off your best moves with a dance party hosted by the North High School Dancers, featuring DJ Simone DuJour.
Strike a pose in the Mia photo booth
Gallery Hunt Art that Moves
Discover the art of dance in Mia’s galleries.
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
(808) MIA-ARTS (642-2787) (Toll Free)
Tickets: (612) 870-3000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org