Olympic champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White will headline the Colgate Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular along with 10-time world gymnastics champion Simone Biles at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center.
The show begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 16. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Select tickets are now only $15 and can be purchased at the Convocation Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com or by phone at (800) 745-3000. Groups of eight or more people can take advantage of a group discount of $5 per ticket.
The cast will feature the most decorated dance team in U.S. figure skating history, 2014 Olympic champions and two-time world champions Davis and White.5
Figure skaters scheduled to appear also include:
- World champion and U.S. champion Kimmie Meissner
- Five-time U.S. champions Naomi Lang and Peter Tchernyshev
- U.S. champion Ryan Bradley
- Two-time U.S. bronze medalists Kim Navarro and Brent Bommentre
- U.S. national competitor Carly Donowick
In addition to Biles, the 2015 all-around world champion, gymnastics stars coming to DeKalb include:
- 2012 U.S. all-around champion and 2014 U.S. high bar champion John Orozco
- 2015 World Gymnastics Team member and four-time rings U.S champion Brandon Wynn
- 2013 world silver medalist (FX) and four-time U.S. champion (three-time FX and one-time VT) Jake Dalton
- 2015 Pan American champion (team) and 2015 Pan American bronze medalist (HB) Paul Ruggeri
An Olympic “dream team” will host the show in DeKalb: Olympic figure skating champion Kristi Yamaguchi, three-time U.S. champion Michael Weiss and Olympic gymnastics champions Nadia Comaneci and Bart Conner. Hollywood Records recording artist and popular actress Olivia Holt and MAX will perform live.