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Savion Glover's SoLe Sanctuary at Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, November 1 (Up to Half Off)

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Tap dancer who choreographed the performances in Happy Feet pays homage to his predecessors

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Expires Nov 1st, 2013. Limit 1 per person. Redeem starting 11/1 for a ticket at venue box office. Must show valid ID matching name on Groupon at Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts. Refundable only on day of purchase. Must redeem together to sit together. Doors open 1 hour before showtime. For ADA accommodations, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Dancers use their bodies to express emotions, unlike opera singers, who use their voices, and Punchin' Jack, who only uses his fists. Get an eyeful of art with this GrouponLive deal.

The Deal

  • $34 for two tickets to see Savion Glover’s SoLe Sanctuary (up to a $68 value)
  • When: Friday, November 1, at 8 p.m.
  • Where: University of Connecticut - Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts
  • Seating: mezzanine
  • Door time: 7 p.m.
  • Ticket values include all fees.
  • Click here to view the seating chart.<p>

Savion Glover’s SoLe Sanctuary

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Master tap dancer Savion Glover pays homage to the greats of the genre in his high-concept extravaganza, SoLe Sanctury. "Every production I do is a tribute to them who paved the way," said the artist to the [Boston Globe](http://gr.pn/19wd98g) earlier this year, adding, "but this one speaks directly to that." Portraits of Jimmy Slyde, Lon Chaney, Gregory Hines, and Sammy Davis Jr. hang above the stage while Glover performs both solo and with his longtime collaborator Marshall Davis Jr. Yet the show reaches beyond tap history as well, incorporating elements of science-fiction and dance moves from ballet, hip-hop, and flower-seeking honeybees.

####Jorgensen Center for Performing Arts At Jorgensen Center for Performing Arts, The University of Connecticut brings inspired evenings of music and theater to the main stage. Nearly 30 events fill the annual schedule, including comedies, family-friendly performances, and music and dance from all corners of the globe, with special emphasis on jazz and classical luminaries. For more intimate evenings with candlelit tabletops and nightclub ambiance, the venue's Cabaret Series won [_Connecticut Magazine_](http://gr.pn/HPTOyw)'s Best Cabaret award in 2011 and 2012.

Jorgensen Center for Performing Arts

Since opening its doors in 1955, the Jorgensen Center for Performing Arts has attracted music-lovers from across the Northeast. The reason is clear: a Slip 'n Slide in the parking lot, and the center's robust programming, which places special emphasis on dance and classical luminaries, as well as music and dance from all corners of the globe. Itzhak Perlman, Dave Brubeck, and Duke Ellington have all commanded the attention of auditors tucked into more than 2,300 seats. Things get more intimate for the venue's Cabaret Series, which won Connecticut Magazine's Best Cabaret award in 2011 and 2012. During these nights, the space takes on a cozy nightclub ambiance thanks to candlelit tables and a variety of acts, from acclaimed pianists to improv troupes.



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89% of 37 customers recommend

  • “This was a great, last minute purchase! It had been years since I last saw Momix. It was within my financial position! Great show! Thank you for making it possible! ”

  • “Parking was hard to figure out. They should post where to park for shows. Heart experience over all.”

  • “If you are attending with anyone with handicap or difficulty walking, contact ahead to find out about parking. Walking from the lots is best for able-bodied.”

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    Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

    2132 Hillside Rd.

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    860-486-4226

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