| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:39 AM
How do you turn 35 gracefully?
How about going somewhere you've never gone before?
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, born in the heyday of short repertory works, celebrates its 35th anniversary this week by premiering its first full-length endeavor, "A...
| May 2, 2012
| 10:20 AM
The Joffrey Ballet's 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala
Sunday, May 6
Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
50 East Congress Parkway
Palmer House Hilton Ballroom
17 East Monroe Street
Event will begin at 6:30 at the Auditorium...
| May 11, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Under a delightful canopy of butterfly images, more than 600 patrons enjoyed this year's 14th annual Butterfly Ball to benefit the Peggy Notebaert Museum. Themed "Tour de Nature," this year's event celebrated the museum's new exhibition "Bikes! The...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Six of the city's top dance companies came together to perform for the annual "Dance for Life" benefit at the Auditorium Theatre Aug. 18. The evening began with a reception at the Hilton Chicago where more than 2,500 supporters turned out for a night to...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:23 PM
By now, the title isn't even a question: Yes, Tiffany Maher can dance.
Maher, of Plantation, moved into the finals of the Fox TV show "So You Think You Can Dance" Wednesday night, as her mother and sister watched live in Los Angeles and her father...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Although the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven's birth won't arrive until 2020, George Lepauw isn't about to wait eight years to celebrate the German composer's titanic musical achievement, or the profound influence his music has exerted on the...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:12 AM
For the first time ever, the beauty and grace of ballet, the world’s preeminent
dance form, will be brought to television. Viewers will also see the dark side of this
seemingly perfect world; the jealousy,...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Dance Theatre of Harlem
Sunday, February 5
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10 East Randolph Street
| Sep 29, 2012
For those of us not blessed with the footwork of Fred Astaire, the notion of taking a dance class might not appeal. But Alice Alyse, a dancer and choreographer who is the artistic director of Joffrey Ballet West and Joffrey Ballet South, says that even...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Two female dancers who came out of Fountain Valley's Southland Ballet Academy and its affiliated Festival Ballet Theatre will be among 14 guests dancing in FBT's "Gala of the Stars" performance in Irvine next month.
Jamie Kopit and Sareen Tchekmedyian ...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Students of the Red Chair School of Performing Arts have been accepted to summer intensive ballet programs across the United States and for the first time, one Red Chair student is going to Russia.
Those accepted are Elizabeth Briggs, Ryan Sinton,...