2021-2022 Season



Missouri Contemporary Ballet’s 16th anniversary season generously sponsored by:


COVID NOTE: The University Concert Series is working directly with the Boone County Health Department to ensure the theatre is following all required health and safety protocols for Covid-19. Capacity is limited in the theatre so purchase your tickets early to reserve your seats.  

For more information: 573-219-7134 / info@missouricontemporaryballet.org

October 29 & 30, 2021 – EMERGE

At Missouri Theatre, presented by the University Concert Series

Missouri Contemporary Ballet opens its 16th season with its annual Fall Performance, EMERGE. Presented by the University Concert Series, EMERGE features feature three world premieres and selected works from our repertoire, creating an exciting evening of diverse dance styles and musicWe hope to see everyone back in the theatre as we ‘Emerge’ from the fog of the many past months.

Prefer to book over the phone? Call the Missouri Theatre Box Office at 573-882-3781.

November 19, 2021 – Choreographic Installation

At MCB Studios

Choreographed “by the dancers for the dancers,” the Missouri Contemporary Ballet’s annual Choreographic Installation features six new works.  Join the dancers for two intimate performances at 6:00pm and 7:00pm.

Photo: Jeff Bassinson

April  8 & 9, 2022 – LIVE!

At Missouri Theatre, presented by the University Concert Series

Missouri Contemporary Ballet presents an audience favorite, LIVE!, featuring both live dance and live music. LIVE! includes three world premieres, acclaimed works from the MCB repertoire, and original compositions from local musicians including Tom Andes and Travis McFarlane. Stimulate your senses by feeling the energy of the professional dancers alongside brilliant musicians.

May 19, 2022 – Dancing with Missouri Stars

At Holiday Inn Expo Center

One of the premier social events of the year, MCB’s annual flagship event brings local celebrity dancers & high-spirited theatrics together in a mid-Missouri edition of the popular TV show.

May 27-30, 2022 – Spring to Dance

Presented by Dance St. Louis

Missouri Contemporary Ballet will be performing at this year’s SPRING TO DANCE performance presented by Dance St. Louis!

Photo: Jeff Bassinson

TBD, 2022 – Collaboration with MOSY

Presented by The Missouri Symphony

This performance will be a fusion of two classical art forms with a contemporary twist, fostering the natural dialogue between dance and music, providing an opportunity for our artists to broaden their understanding of one another’s expressions, and providing audiences with a chance to experience this dialogue through a powerful, immersive experience.