Winter Joy Celebration

Fend off winter chills and the approaching winter solstice with this delightful diversion: "Winter Joy Celebration," an enchanting seasonal revel opening Kanopy Dance Company's 2004/05 season. The performance features members of the Kanopy Dance Company; Kanopy's youth Ensemble; performance artist Kiro Kopulos; creations by NYC costume designer David Quinn; and, KDC resident choreographers, Lisa Thurrell and Robert Cleary. The whimsy and frosty fantasy will enchant you. As the dark days of winter near, glorious costumes and barefoot dancing in shimmering snow, huge candy canes, a snow queen and more are designed to bring smiles to faces and warmth to hearts.All ages are welcome.

Produced by Kanopy Dance Company at the Overture Center for the Arts in its Wisconsin Studio (Level III).

Performances: November 19-21, 2004

Performances are Nov. 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 20 and 21 at 3 p.m.

Call the Overture Center Box Office at 258-4141 for tickets. Prices are  $22 general admission and $20 for students 12 and under. Audience members are encouraged to purchase tickets early as the theater holds a modest 160 seats.