The Legacy of Joel Hall (A Chicago Dance Month Lecture Demonstration)

Event Type
Talk/Discussion
Event Description

As a part of Chicago Dance Month's celebrations, The Legacy of Joel Hall, examines the rich history of the Joel Hall Dancers, their inception, and the ways in which Joel Hall Dancers & Center is a vital part of Chicago’s dance history. Directors Joel Hall and Jacki Sinclair will discuss the connections to and significance of music in Mr. Hall’s choreography, and the ways music is intertwined and utilized in Hall's choreographic works. They will delve into the company’s mission, and Hall’s triggers for inspiration, resulting in the diverse works in the company’s repertoire, with select pieces of the repertoire being performed by the first company during this event. 

FREE and open to the public (Suggested Donation: $5)

Dance Styles
Multi-disciplinary
Modern / Contemporary
Ballet
Culturally Specific Dance
Family
Jazz

Location

Joel Hall Dancers & Center

5965 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 293-0900