Dance for Life Chicago 2017

Event Type
Event Description

Dance for Life Chicago is the annual benefit dance concert presenting and showcasing the city’s unique diversity of talent, dance traditions and styles by bringing together the incredibly talented, world-renowned professional dancers of Chicago for one night on the same stage.

The dance community unites artistically to support those affected by critical health issues by generously donating their time, energy and artistry to the cause. Funds raised assist various organizations dealing with HIV/AIDS and other health issues as well as The Dancers’ Fund.


Featured Dance for Life Chicago 2017 companies:

  • Giordano Dance Chicago
  • Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
  • The Joffrey Ballet
  • Chicago Human Rhythm Project/Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater/Trinity Irish Dance
  • Jessica Miller Tomlinson Choreography
  • Visceral Dance Chicago
  • World Premiere Finale Choreographed by Randy Duncan with original music by Andy Mitran


Emcees: Carisa Barreca and Kevin Sciretta of The Second City

Beneficiaries: The Dancers’ Fund and AIDS Foundation of Chicago


Gala & Performance Tickets: $275 & $600

Performance Only Tickets: $15, $25, $50 & $75

Dance Styles
Tap / Rhythm
Modern / Contemporary


Auditorium Theatre

50 E Ida B Wells Dr
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 341-2300