Changes: A science fiction tap dance opera to the music of David Bowie

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Event Description

Chicago Tap Theatre is excited to re-imagine one of their most acclaimed story shows, Changes, for Chicago audiences. Acclaimed director Harrison McEldowney and choreographer Mark Yonally present this science fiction tale of a planet inhabited by peaceful aliens and the events that unfold when they encounter both a power-hungry species from another world and a potential hero.  Audiences will enjoy hearing their favorite Bowie songs with new elements, weaving the original haunting and unforgettable vocals with live instruments and remixed scores by Kurt Schweitz.  This is CTT’s follow-up to the award-winning TimeSteps, picked as the Best New Production of 2016 by Dance Magazine.

Directed by Harrison McEldowney
Choreographed by Mark Yonally
Musical Arrangements by Kurt Schweitz
Premiere tap dancing by Chicago Tap Theatre

Dance Styles
Tap / Rhythm