Theater information


Belle Mehus City Auditorium
201 N 6th St
Bismarck, ND 58501


  • The box office at the Belle Mehus City Auditorium opens one hour prior to performance times. All ticket purchases within that time must be made in person at the box office. Online and phone sales close one hour prior to performance times.
  • The doors to the theater open a half hour before performance times.
  • For The Nutcracker and Snow White, the Will Call table will be located just inside the atrium doors. Tickets held at Will Call are available for pick-up one hour prior to performance times. Please bring a photo ID to claim your Will Call tickets.
  • All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
  • There is no ATM at the Belle Mehus City Auditorium. The box office and merchandise tables accept cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. We do not accept American Express.
  • Restrooms are located just inside the main doors at the back of the theater, and in the upper and lower atriums. Prior to the theater doors opening, patrons are asked to use the atrium restrooms.
  • Please remember to turn off cellular phones and devices before taking your seat.
  • Photography or video recording of any kind is strictly forbidden by copyright law.
  • Late Seating Policy: Performances begin promptly. In consideration of all audience members, once the curtain goes up, latecomers will be seated at the discretion of Northern Plains Dance staff.
  • Re-seating Policy: Once the curtain goes up, if you leave the theater for any reason, you must wait for an usher to allow you back in to the theater and return you to your seat. You may be re-seated in a convenient location for the remainder of the act at the discretion of Northern Plains Dance staff.
  • Weather Policy: Northern Plains Dance rarely cancels performances due to weather conditions. Assume that performances will go on as scheduled, and allow yourself extra time to travel to the theater. In the event of a weather emergency, you may contact Northern Plains Dance at 701.530.0986.
  • Accessibility: Wheelchair seating is available. For assistance with purchasing wheelchair accessible tickets, you may call 701.530.0986. The Belle Mehus City Auditorium is equipped with an elevator.


Ticket policies

  • Tickets to Northern Plains Dance performances are non-refundable. If you cannot attend the performance for which you have purchased tickets, contact us at 701.530.0986 prior to the performance you are going to miss. We will exchange your tickets for another performance in Northern Plains Dance’s 2017-2018 Season if possible.
  • You may donate tickets you purchased but cannot use back to Northern Plains Dance. Please let us know at least one business day prior to the performance if you wish to donate your tickets.
  • Lost your tickets? Call us at 701.530.0986 and we will reprint them. Reprinted tickets will be held at the theater. Please bring a photo ID to claim your reprinted tickets.
  • Northern Plains Dance does not support the unauthorized re-selling of tickets. All tickets to our performances must be purchased through Northern Plains Dance.