| 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...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:46 AM
The Joffrey Ballet's Women's Board presented its seventh annual Couture & Cocktails on Sept. 28 at the new McGrath Acura dealership on North Elston Avenue. Overlooking the Chicago River, the dramatic space provided the perfect backdrop for this...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:47 PM
The Irvine Barclay Theatre's contemporary dance series whirls on with "Southland Ballet Academy: Summer Ballet Intensive Performance" and "Festival Ballet Theatre: Gala of the Stars."
Summer Ballet Intensive features final performances from Southland...
| 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
| Feb 14, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Aesthetic Therapeutic Laser Center - Richard Nickel Committee - Joffrey Ballet - Windy City Circus
Tuesday, February 14
Aesthetic Therapeutic Laser Center
Wednesday, February 15
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:06 PM
The national touring production of "Come Fly Away," Twyla Tharp's sensual ballet/musical set to the songs of Frank Sinatra, breezes through Baltimore this week. One of the featured dancers in the show will look very much at home on the stage of the Modell...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Wayne McGregor's "Infra," now getting its U.S. premiere via the Joffrey Ballet, is a beautifully abstract work laced with carefully calculated doses of drama, brief images of pain and anguish, that transform it into deeply moving art.
The 2008 work...