Event Type
Other Event
Event Description

Join us for Chicago Dance History Project's first ever Transcript-A-Thon and community gathering, co-sponsored by Old Town School of Folk Music!

We have collected over 50 hours of video footage featuring Chicago dance history interviews and events, and now we want to share them with you! Please join us on December 5th, between 1pm-6pm to transcribe part of your favorite interview, enjoy free food and drinks, & gather with friends from our Chicago dance and arts education communities. We hope to see you there!

+ Help CDHP transcripe stories from Lou Conte, Lar Lubovitch, Dolores Long, and others!
+ Enjoy FREE food, drink and company
+ View dance photography by William Frederking Photography
+ Learn a new move at our mini dance workshops
+ See performances by local dance artists
+ Share a story in the CDHP video booth
***PLEASE bring a laptop and headphones***

+ Saturday, December 5th, 1pm-6pm

+Old Town School of Folk Music

For more information, or to sign up for a transcribing session or reserve an interview, please contact us at

Dance Styles
Tap / Rhythm
Musical Theater
Modern / Contemporary
Traditional/Indigenous Dance


Old Town School

4544 & 4545 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 728-6000