About Us

“The best kept secret in Twin Cities Theater!”

– Mike Marcotte, Twin Cities Live

“There’s a new company in town, and it’s the Real McCoy.”

– Janet Preus, “How Was the Show”


COLLIDE is a performing arts company dedicated to creating new works that are rooted in classical Musical Theater Jazz Dance and inspired by the influences of Jerome Robbins and Bob Fosse. We bring together Twin Cities dancers, musicians, vocalists, actors, spoken word artists, playwrights, choreographers and directors to create original Broadway-style theatrical works.


Our mission is to create original, Broadway-style jazz dance musicals that engage, entertain and inspire audiences.


COLLIDE’s four most important values are:

  1. Maintain accessible ticket pricing
  2. Create family friendly programming for audiences of ages
  3. Use live musicians and live music for every performance
  4. Pay competitive rates to some of the Twin Cities top talents in music, dance and acting