Give your partner the ideal Valentine’s Day gift: tickets to romantic “Ballroom with a Twist,” coming to the Poway Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m. Combine this star-studded event with a starlit Dinner on the Plaza and you have the perfect date night. Featuring stars of the vigorous Dancing with the Stars and finalists of the spunky So You Think You Can Dance and American Idol, “Ballroom with a Twist” features a brilliant new fusion of Broadway, classical, contemporary, modern freestyle, and international style dance and song.

The show is choreographed by Dancing with the Stars’ Emmy-nominated Louis van Amstel, the current Dutch-American ballroom dance champion. His passion and expertise bring a new level of excitement and flash to this family-friendly evening. Designed to introduce a new “twist” to the performing arts, Ballroom with a Twist has been touring the world, captivating and enlightening audiences since 2009, with the addition of Poway to their 2015 tour schedule. The “twist” in the ballroom is the addition of vocalists from American Idol and a high level of interaction between the stars and awestruck audience members.

Adult and senior tickets are $64. GEICO Youth Tickets are $20 with purchase of an adult ticket. Tickets are on sale now by visiting or by calling or visiting the Poway Center for the Performing Arts Ticket Office, at 15498 Espola Rd., Poway. Box office hours are noon to 5 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and two hours before curtain. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more by calling 858-668-4797. Add Dinner on the Plaza to your evening with tickets at $35 which include one complimentary beverage (wine, beer or non-alcoholic). Tickets to Ballroom with a Twist are required for admission to dinner. Heaters are provided on cool evenings.