Live at Peck DANCE MKE is a four-week dance competition featuring Milwaukee dance artists from ANY discipline.
Selected performance groups will battle it out over three consecutive weeks starting July 30, 2019. A panel of local dance experts will select the top three groups from each week to advance to the finals on August 20.
Now entering its fourth year, over 450 local dancers performed to nearly 4,000 dedicated dance lovers in the first three years of the competition.
NEW THIS YEAR: SOLO & DUO CATEGORY:
New this season, we will advance at least one solo or duo on to the finals each week!
TOP THREE SOLO/DUO PERFORMERS SELECTED AT THE FINALS RECEIVE:
1ST PLACE - $1000
2ND PLACE - $500
3RD PLACE - $250
TOP THREE GROUP PERFORMERS SELECTED AT THE FINALS RECEIVE A TROPHY AND:
1ST PLACE - $1500
2ND PLACE - $750
3RD PLACE - $500
Every performer receives a DANCE MKE shirt!
Weekly DANCE MKE events will take place at the Peck Pavilion at the Marcus Performing Arts Center. This competition is presented through the LIVE at Peck Pavilion performance series sponsored by the Molitor Charitable Trust.
Live at Peck Pavilion is a series that brings action outside to the beautiful Peck Pavilion alongside the Milwaukee River on the Marcus Performing Arts Center grounds.
The focus of the series is to bring activity to the outdoor spaces of the Marcus Center grounds with performances that are engaging, intriguing and world-class.
Sazama's River’s Edge Patio will be open for all performances with food and beverages available for purchase from Sazama’s Fine Catering.