Dance Shelter 2016

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Thursday/Friday  .  May 12, 13.  7:30 pm.  Hamlin Park Theater.

"a haven for new directions and ongoing experiments" (Laura Molzahn,

Potent contemporary dance works by 6 risk-taking choreographers take the stage in Dance Shelter 2016 (produced by the Chicago Moving Company).

On the bill are:

the Chicago premiere of Artistic Director Karla Beltchenko's "The Collectors", an investigation combining movement and film with live score by an of-the-moment music artist (soon to be announced).  

new works by noted experimentalists/CMC Artists in Residence:  Rachel Bunting/The Humans and Ayako Kato (featuring live music by noted avant-jazz artists:  Jason Roebke/double bass/Thursday and Josh Berman/cornet/Friday)

premieres by 3 young dancemakers, selected from CMC's 2015 D49 Festival:  Linden Dream/Lyndsae Rinio, Momentum Sensorium/Helen Lee, Karen Yatsko

all 6 works are performed each night

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Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Hamlin Park Fieldhouse Theater

Hamlin Park Theater, Hamlin Park Fieldhouse 3035 N. Hoyne
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 880-5402