The modern dance troupe Momix engages the chaos of nature in a show exploring animal and plant forms in wild color. Set mostly to new age music and incorporating large-scale props and glowing costumes, Botanica is designed to mesmerize. 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Mahalia Jackson Theater, 801 N. Rampart St., 522-0996. www.nobadance.com. Tickets $20-$125.