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:
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
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. .