Cirque-tacular’s ‘Shimmer’ to be performed at Leach Theatre

    Cirque-tacular Productions will perform its holiday show “Shimmer: A Winter Cirque Reverie” at Missouri University of Science and Technology this December.


    The performance will start at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Leach Theatre in Castleman Hall, located on the Missouri S&T campus at the corner of 10th and Main streets.
    Shimmer is a family friendly, winter-themed show featuring ballet, acrobatics and sparkling costumes. New York-based Cirque-tacular Productions has artists nationwide that perform specialty acrobatic acts. The acrobats and artists that are a part of Cirque-tacular Productions have shared their work in over 70 countries for millions of people live.
    Tickets are $30 for adults and $25 for students and youths. Ticket availability is limited as this show is almost sold out. Tickets can be purchased at the Leach Theatre Box Office, located inside the main entrance of Castleman Hall, facing 10th Street. The Leach Theatre Box Office is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Tickets can also be purchased online at leachtheatre.mst.edu.
    The performance is sponsored by Phelps County Bank, Sally and the late Vince Carpenter, Phelps Health, Baymont Inn, KFLW 98.9 FM “The Fort” and Sunny 104.5 FM. Financial assistance for this project has been provided by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.
    For more information about the show, contact the Leach Theatre Box Office at 573-341-4219 or visit leachtheatre.mst.edu.