Dance in the Parks at Sherman Park

Event Type
Event Description

Dance in the Parks celebrates its 13th summer season of bringing FREE professional dance concerts to Chicago's neighborhood parks with a 5-performance season running July 12-16.

In partnership with Chicago Park District's Night Out in the Parks initiative, the performances feature contemporary, modern, and jazz dance works created and performed by professional Chicago artists including choreographers Valerie Alpert, Lauren Blane Bogren, Ashley Deran & Emily Loar, Brian Hare, Chloe Jensen, Joe Musiel, and Sarita Smith Childs on dancers Erin Bates, Marco Clemente, Sam Crouch, Katy Fedrigon, Kyra Laster, Teagan Reed, and Fernando Rodriguez  Find out about all our artists here.

Bring your friends and family for a FREE evening performance of dance in your local park. Bring your own chairs and blankets for safely-distanced seating options.

Youth Performance Partner: Hyde Park School of Dance

All shows begin at 6:30 pm - weather permitting

Running Time
1 hour 15 minutes
Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Sherman Park

1301 W. 52nd Street
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 747-6672