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September Newsletter: Story Time

Stories are making a comeback on the dance scene, or reinventing themselves as post-post-modernism, take your pick.  Throughout September and October, Chicago dance lovers have an absolutely tantalizing array of dance styles and companies to choose from, with a rip-roaring line-up that ranges from conventional story ballets to innovative collaborations, abstract dance tone-poems to jazz rhythms and tap dance narratives. Here are a just few of the many wonderful stories in dance coming our way this fall:    

We’re gonna make it after all

Dance/USA, the annual convergence of many of dance’s greatest minds, settled smack in the middle of the country last weekend, and it’s safe to say that Minneapolis is overflowing with dance. In a dance-positive state that is thriving on corporate sponsorships and seemingly ample funding, there was perhaps no better place for this year’s Dance/USA conference.

Dance Is...What YOU Make Of It. Chicago Dance Crash

We hope you enjoy Audience Architects' new series, "Dance is...what YOU make of it." REAL audience members share REAL opinions on watching dance. "Dance Is...", is part of Engaging Dance Audiences, administered by Dance/USA and made possible with generous funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. To see all the videos in this series click HERE. vimeo.com/channels/643239

Dance Is...What YOU Make Of It. River North Dance Chicago

We hope you enjoy Audience Architects' new series, "Dance is...what YOU make of it." REAL audience members share REAL opinions on watching dance. "Dance Is...", is part of Engaging Dance Audiences, administered by Dance/USA and made possible with generous funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. To see all the videos in this series click HERE. vimeo.com/channels/643239

Dance Is...What YOU Make Of It. "Billy Sunday"

We hope you enjoy Audience Architects' new series, "Dance is...what YOU make of it." REAL audience members share REAL opinions on watching dance. 

Watch a sneak peak of our collection of interviews with Chicagoans from all walks of life and all ages as they discuss what moves them about the beauty of dance. Check back weekly for new episodes!

To see all the videos in this series click HERE

Dance Is...What YOU Make Of It. Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

We hope you enjoy Audience Architects' new series, "Dance is...what YOU make of it." REAL audience members share REAL opinions on watching dance. 

Watch a sneak peak of our collection of interviews with Chicagoans from all walks of life and all ages as they discuss what moves them about the beauty of dance. Check back weekly for new episodes!

This episode: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Dance Is...What YOU Make Of It. Hedwig Dances

We hope you enjoy Audience Architects' new series, "Dance is...what YOU make of it." REAL audience members share REAL opinions on watching dance. 

Watch a sneak peak of our collection of interviews with Chicagoans from all walks of life and all ages as they discuss what moves them about the beauty of dance. Check back weekly for new episodes!

This episode: Hedwig Dances

To see all the videos in this series click HERE.