Student Matinees

Experience world-renowned, innovative dance and unleash your students' creative curiosity!

Northrop offers approachable, unique, and exciting matinees. Our 2017//2018 Dance Season student matinees are dripping with opportunities for students to explore and to imagine new ways of thinking. Students will collectively gasp in awe as they witness the beauty and physical abilities of the human body. They will experience first-hand the awesome sensation of being at a live performance, and a part of an audience that explodes into applause.

All the way from Havana, Cuba, the season begins Wed, Oct 11 with the thrilling Malpaso Dance Company with special guest Zenon Dance Company (grades 6-12). Margery Williams’ beloved classic, The Velveteen Rabbit, comes to life through dance, music, and narration on Mon, Nov 6 (grades preschool - 5). On Wed, May 2, Alonzo King LINES Ballet will intrigue your students as dancers transform into otherworldly creatures inspired by the natural sounds of unique and vital habitats on earth (grades 6-12).

Tickets are $3 for students, chaperones, and teachers and bus reimbursement is available.


Check out our brochure for more information.

To order tickets for your school, contact Group Sales Coordinator Bridget Reddan at or 612-625-1578.