To Touch the Earth

Event Type
Event Description

To Touch the Earth is an evening of modern dance exploring climate change and our relationship to the natural world through dance and choreographed by award-winning choreographer Lin Shook. See dancers aged 23 to 74 create powerful landscapes of movement and imagery. Original music is by Fred Simon.
According to Aldous Huxley, Consciousness is only possible through change; change is only possible through movement. Seven dances are on the program, each reflecting a different aspect of the climate crisis. A brief audience interactive talk by a climate expert follows the performance.

Running Time
90 minutes
Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


The Edge Theater

5451 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 769-9112