TMP returns to the Morrison Center with Mercury Half-Life, set to the music of Queen. This milestone performance will mark the final appearance as a full-time dance company at the Morrison Center and we are excited to celebrate this momentous occasion with our hometown audience.
The premiere of "Mercury Half-Life" unveils some of Trey McIntyre's most extensive, exuberant choreography to date. - The Boise Weekly
Rock concert? More than 1,400 people did the stomp-stomp-clap of Queen’s iconic sports anthem “We Will Rock You” on the Morrison Center floor, while the dance company dazzled on stage. The extended curtain call was a literal scream fest. - The Idaho Statesman
The Spring Show will also feature The Vinegar Works: Four Dances of Moral Instruction with lead commissioning from The Harris Theater. This work will be Trey’s final ballet for the full-time dance company and is inspired by the work of illustrator and writer Edward Gorey who was known for his intense fondness for ballet.
The Vinegar Works: Four Dances of Moral Instruction has been created with support from the following organizations:
Lead commissioner: The Harris Theater, Chicago, IL
Cal Performances, Zellerbach Auditorium, Berkley, CA
Des Moines Performing Arts, Des Moines, IA
Rialto Center for the Arts, Atlanta, GA