Collaborative Institute of Cultural Arts will be celebrating its 5th year anniversary. On this day CICA will be showcasing all student progress. All 135 students and all 7 dance groups will be participating in a dance tour of Mexico.
A curated collection of burlesque performances inspired by urban legends, true crime, and campfire tales, this devilishly delightful digital show is sure to be spine-chilling and thrilling!
HALLOWEEN NIGHT HAFLA: Please join us for a special performance by Jaida and fellow workshop participants for a night of Arabic dance.
A&A BALLET, one of the fastest-growing performing arts and educational organizations in Chicago, under the artistic direction of Alexei Kremnev and Anna Reznik, presents a new Family Dance Series at the Athenaeum Theater.
The Chicago Academy for the Arts Dance Department is comprised of some of the Midwest’s most talented young dancers. The ensemble aims to preserve world-class works set on Academy dancers, and to promote its students as youth ambassadors in the dance community.
Imagine Better is a breathtaking mixed bill celebrating diversity with four ballets by Ballet 5:8’s Artistic Director Julianna Rubio Slager and Matthew Rushing, Associate Artistic Director of Alvin Ailey Dance Theater.
Catch a special Valentine's edition of the Newport Peek-Easy and see some of Chicago's finest burlesque, belly dance, drag, and variety entertainers plus screenings of incredible digital content played live in this hour-long show.
The wonder of Pussy Magic meets SheWolf with "PussyWolf," an interactive educational experience & performance showcase exploring the Erotic as Healing.
Experience nerd delight! Hang with the belly dancing Wookiee, fire-spinning superheroes, and sword-wielding villains for a brand-new production of fire, cosplay, and wonder every other month - we'll pay tribute to everything from X-Men to Star Wars, Doctor Who to Silent Hill, Super Mario Bros to Sandman.
Set in 1920's America, A&A BALLET's The Art Deco Nutcracker, featuring Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, is a fresh, yet traditional take on the beloved holiday favorite with a sumptuous costume and set design inspired by the unique sophistication of the Art Deco era.
“The Blackest Berry: Dancing African Diasporas” celebrates Black joy and being wrapped in a blanket of Blackness. A mainstage performance that wraps us all in a rich heritage of storytelling that everyone will be inspired by.