NEW Dances 2019 Performances

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NEW Dances 2019 Performances

Tickets are available for purchase for our NEW Dances 2019 Performances!

All performances will be held at the Athenaeum Theatre in their Black Box Studio 2 Theatre.

We are excited to announce our NEW Dances 2019 Choreographers and Company! Join Thodos Dance Chicago and DanceWorks Chicago in enjoying six new works created by this years selected Choreographers, including Francesca Baron, Jana Bennett, Lauren Blane, Katie Carey, LOUD BODIES, and Rigoberto Saura. CLICK HERE to read more about our NEW Dances 2019 Choreographers! Performing these new, original works are: Quincie Bean, Tara Charvat, Kristen Donovan, Abby Ellison, Sarah Fluegel, Jade Hooper, Sarah Jones, Cameron Lasater, Racquel Mar, Erin Quigley, Elijah Richardson, Tori Rumzis, Simone Stevens, Jack Taylor, Kallie Tierney, and Imani Williams. CLICK HERE to read more about the full Company. 

NEW Dances 2019 Performances!

Wednesday, June 19th at 7:30pm- Industry Night
- $15.00 for industry folks with Headshot & Resume**
- $25.00 for general admission Industry preview

Friday, June 21st at 7:30pm- OPENING NIGHT!
- Donor VIP Tickets: $100.00, This ticket includes a VIP cocktail reception with the Choreographers before the performance.
- General Admission Pre-Sale: $30.00
- General Admission Day of Price: $35.00

Saturday, June 22nd at 7:30pm-General Admission Evening Performance
- General Admission Pre-Sale: $30.00
- General Admission Day of: $35.00

Sunday, June 23rd at 3:00pm- General Admission Matinee Performance
- General Admission Pre-Sale: $30.00
- General Admission Day of: $35.00

**DISCOUNT INDUSTRY TICKETS AVAILABLE (6/19/19 only): Complete this brief survey to verify your industry affiliation and receive $15.00 discounted tickets. After the survey, you will receive a thank you message to confirm the submission and your promo code. Promotional discount is only valid on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at 7:30 PM. Non-industry members are able to attend the performance but must pay the standard preview ticket rate of $25.00. Follow this link to receive your promo code now!


Attend OPEN Company Class with this year's NEW Dances Company! Classes will be taught by NEW Dances Choreographers, Artistic Director of DanceWorks Chicago, Julie Nakagawa, and Founder & Artistic Director, Melissa Thodos.  CLICK HERE to see our full Open Class Schedule!

CLASS DURATION: 60 minutes
TIME: 9:30-10:30am
RATE: $10 in cash at the door
LOCATION: All classes will be held at Ballet Chicago Studios at 17 N. State Street, 19th floor. 

Running Time
90 minutes + 15 minute intermission
Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Athenaeum Theatre

2936 North Southport
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 935-6875