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Sensory-Friendly “Experience Rockballet” in Springfield


Thursday, February 9, 2023    
All Day


UIS Performing Arts Center, Sangamon Auditorium
One University Plaza, Public Affairs Center, Springfield, IL, 62703

Event Type

A free ballet experience for families with children and/or caregivers of individuals with neuro differences and sensory needs

The University of Illinois (UIS) Springfield Performing Arts Center is hosting two “Experience Rockballet” performances on Feb. 9.

The shows will be:

  • 10 to 11 a.m.
  • 6:30 to  7:30 p.m.

Both performances will be at the UIS Performing Arts Center, One University Plaza, in Springfield.

“Experience Rockballet” will provide a sensory-friendly experience for all ages in a welcoming and inclusive environment.

It will feature dancers from the Copper Coin Ballet Company performing to the music of the rock band Queen.

Free tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

To receive free tickets, you must complete this online form by 4 p.m. on Feb. 6.