Movement Series

Lafon Arts Center’s Movement Series

Our Movement Series features the best local and internationally touring dance companies to your backyard. These events bring dancers to the Shell Theatre stage to transport your heart and mind to a place of empathy and tell familiar stories.

Get your tickets to all of the shows in our Movement Series by clicking below, or check out each link for individual tickets.

All shows in our Movement Series are also included in our Season Subscription.

The Nutcracker Ballet

Saturday, December 16 @ 7:30 PM &

Sunday, December 17 @ 3:00 PM

Giant mice, dancing snowflakes, a growing Christmas tree, and an enchanted nutcracker are sure to delight the inner child in everyone. River Region Ballet’s combination of amazing dancers, gorgeous sets and costumes and Tchaikovsky’s timeless music makes this one of the greatest holiday shows!  Come experience this beautiful ballet that truly portrays the magic of the season.

Ailey II

Thursday, February 22, 2024 @ 7:30 PM

Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the country’s finest early-career dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding and emerging choreographers. Founded by Alvin Ailey, the company embodies his pioneering mission to establish an extended cultural community that provides dance performances, training, and community programs for all people. Since its 1974 inception, Ailey II has flourished into one of the most popular modern dance companies, combining a rigorous touring schedule with extensive community outreach programs. Today, with new Artistic Director Francesca Harper at the helm, she brings fresh perspectives to Mr. Ailey’s legacy, while nurturing new creative voices and propelling the company forward.

2023 Season

We're back with a new season of shows!