New Dances 2022: Open Company Class

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Event Description

Led by New Dances 2022 choreographers with Thodos Dance Chicago Artistic Director Melissa Thodos and DanceWorks Chicago Artistic Director Julie Nakagawa, each class is unique – check out the schedule below for details!

LOCATION: Ruth Page Center for the Arts
CLASS TIME: 9:30am-10:45am
CLASS FEE: free!!!
Thanks to the generosity of New Dances donors, these classes are FREE!

Monday, June 13: Taylor Yocum, contemporary
Tuesday, June 14: Kaleigh Dent, contemporary
Wednesday, June 15: Marco Pizano, improv
Thursday, June 16: Melissa Thodos, modern
Friday, June 17: Julie Nakagawa, ballet

Let’s DANCE!

Participate with confiDANCE!  ALL members of Team New Dances are fully-vaccinated.
A photo ID along with proof of vaccination is required from each dancer prior to the start of class.
Dancers, advance registration is requested. Registration link is HERE!
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EveryBODY entering the Ruth Page Center is asked to comply by “house rules”, which have been crafted with current CDC guidance and in consideration of state and city requirements. Thank you for abiding by these guidelines and being a Good Dance Citizen! Procedures are subject to change. RPC policies include:

Masks to be worn at all times, unless actively eating/drinking
Water fountains are available for filling bottles or individual cups
Spatial awareness, physical distancing is required in studios, hallways, etc.
Hand sanitizer is available…please help yourself!
Please keep your belongings with you.

Running Time
1 hour 15 minutes
Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Ruth Page Center for the Arts

1016 N. Dearborn Parkway
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 337-6543