Hamlin Park Fieldhouse Theater

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The Hamlin Park Theater (HPT) is an intimate, black-box theater located in a beautiful 1910 prairie-style fieldhouse in the heart of Chicago's vibrant Roscoe Village neighborhood.

The theater is operated as a community dance space by the Chicago Moving Company/CMC in partnership with the Chicago Park District, and hosts performances, workshops, classes, Artists-in-Residence, and more.  Contact the Chicago Moving Company for additional performance or rental information. 

Next at the Hamlin Park Theater - 

Feb 1/2 - Karen Yatsko and Anna Rodimtseva

Mar 1/2 - DePaul Dance Company

March 14/15/16 - Inaside Chicago Dance

March 22/23 - Columbia College, DMT

March 29/30 - RE|Dance

April 5/6 - Alluvion Dance Chicago

April 19/20 - Connor Cornelius

May 3/4 - Winifred Haun & Dancers

May 10/11 - Dance Shelter 2018

May 17/18 - Synergy Dance


Selected Programs at the Hamlin Park Theater include:

The Performance Project - supportive, subsidized rentals of the theater for dance artists producing  their own work.  Contact Chicago Moving Company.

Dance Shelter, annual concert of new dance works by the Chicago Moving Company, its artists-in-residence and affiliate artists.  May 2018

The JIM (Joy in Moving), annual 3-week summer dance project with workshops, classes, practice, performances in contemporary dance, somatic forms, and movement practices with noted Chicago and guest artists as faculty/performers.  

D49/Dance for $9.99, tri-annual dance festival featuring the work of 10-12 developing/underproduced Chicago choreographers.  On hiatus for 2016 while CMC is in Japan.  July  (application due May, available at then at http://www.chicagomovingcompany.org).  Tickets $9.99, available at the door only.

Guest Artists workshops 

more info about Hamlin Park Theater available at http://www.chicagomovingcompany.org




Dance Classes

300+ classes/year for ages 18 months - seniors in Modern dance, yoga, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, Improvisation, Feldenkrais, more.  Full schedule at www.chicagomovingcompany.org

The JIM (Joy in Moving), annual 3-week summer dance project providing experiences 7 days week, 10 hours/day in movement technique, practice, improvisation, creation, somatics, and performance led by noted dance artists from Chicago and beyond.


Small lot on south side of the building

Plentiful street parking available on Hoyne, Barry and Welllington streets bordering the park

Racks for bicycle parking; Divvy (rent-a-bike station) at Wellington and Damen

Accessible by Belmont or Damen bus.  Belmont bus connects to Blue or Red Line trains.  .

Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary
Skill Levels
Adult Beginner
Age Levels
Young Adults


Hamlin Park Fieldhouse Theater

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

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