Alonzo King LINES Ballet performance highlights ‘Great USA IBC Getaway’ Jan. 31-Feb. 1
Board our charter motor coach by 9 a.m. Tuesday, January 31, 2017, to begin the ‘Great USA IBC Getaway’–a mid-winter road trip to the Mississippi Delta, highlighted by a performance by renowned Alonzo King LINES Ballet.
First stop will be Merigold, home of McCarty Pottery, for shopping and lunch at The Gallery restaurant. Then, it’s on to Cleveland for check in at the hotel (Hampton Inn Cleveland). Festivities begin with a 5:30-7 p.m. Pre-Performance Party at GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi. The Alonzo King LINES Ballet performance begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Bologna Performing Arts Center, just across the street.
“Collaborating with noted composers, musicians, and visual artists from around the world, Alonzo King creates works that draw on a diverse set of deeply rooted cultural traditions, imbuing classical ballet with new expressive potential…Alonzo King’s visionary choreography, brought to life by the extraordinary LINES Ballet dancers, is renowned for connecting audiences to a profound sense of shared humanity.”
The USA IBC is pleased to co-present LINES Ballet in conjunction with Bologna Performing Arts Center. Wednesday morning, Feb. 1, tour the full GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi at 9. Lunch at the Crown Restaurant in Indianola highlights the return trip home. (Be sure to save room for pie.) You’ll be back in Jackson before rush hour.
Prices for the complete Getaway, including transportation, McCarty Pottery visit, meals, lodging, party, performance & museum tour, are $325 (single) and $495 (double). Prices for the hotel and events (party, performance & museum tour) only are $210 (single) and $285 (double). Tickets also are available for the Alonzo King LINES show and Pre-Performance Party combo ($100), the party only ($75) and the performance only ($37). Reserve now by calling the USA IBC, 601-355-9853, ext. 3 or registering online.