Apr 22, 2020 | Reynolds Hall

What Do You Do With An Idea?


Apr 22, 2020
6:00 PM

Ticket Prices
$14.95 — $19.95
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60 minutes of family fun! Join internationally acclaimed Inlet Dance Theatre as its ensemble of gifted dancers creates a magical world where ideas grow and take flight. Based on the New York Times bestselling book by Kobi Yamada — which aimed to inspire children on the value of nurturing and supporting new ideas — this is a story for anyone, at any age, who has ever had an idea that seemed a little too big, too odd or too difficult. Mesmerizing art forms unite to tell this story through movement, music and narration, featuring an infectious original score and dazzling choreography.

Focused on uplifting and engaging new audiences, Inlet Dance Theatre serves as an innovative contemporary dance company that utilizes dance viewing, training and performing as tools to bring about personal growth and development. The Ohio-based company’s education programs reach regional, national and international markets, including participating in numerous international artistic exchanges.

Bring the whole family to experience this joyful and inspiring performance.

Family Programming Sponsored By:
University Medical Center

Recommended for ages 5 and older. All patrons must have a ticket, regardless of age. No babes in arms. Children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Approx. 50 mintues
Subject to change at artist’s discretion.

Prices vary according to when you purchase and the popularity of the show.

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How This Dance Company Brings a New York Times Bestseller to Life

Family Show ‘What Do You Do With an Idea?’ Inspires All Ages with Whimsical Dance When Bill Wade first read the children’s book “What Do You Do With an Idea?” he finished it with tears in his eyes. “I was like, ‘oh my gosh, this is my story,’” remembers Wade, founder of Inlet Dance Theatre, a nationally acclaimed contemporary dance group. “This is me starting my dance c