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Auditorium Theater Delivers for Anniversary Season

November 12th, the illustrious Auditorium Theater celebrated its 50th anniversary of the Grand re-opening of the theater in 1967. A packed house boisterously welcomed some of the biggest names in … Continue reading

November 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hubbard Street’s Fall Series, Old and New

Admittedly, I wasn’t all that jazzed about the programming for Hubbard Street’s Fall program. While usually a huge fan of resident choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo’s large scale works, I was caught … Continue reading

March 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Joffrey Starts 2017 on a Good Note

After premiering Christopher Wheeldon’s The Nutcracker with much spectacle in December, Joffrey rides this momentum in their first of 2017 by delivering a spectacularly performed program this month. Named Game … Continue reading

February 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Paige Caldarella and Kate Corby Combine Forces

Last week at Links Hall, choreographers Paige Caldarella and Kate Corby combined to show powerhouse works, new and old. Admittedly, due to CTA fumbles, I was late to the show, and … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Joffrey’s Cinderella Enchants

Playing May 11th to the 22nd at the Auditorium Theater, The Joffrey Ballet dazzles with Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella. A classical choice for the 60th Anniversary season closer, I must … Continue reading

May 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Miami City Ballet Dazzles with New and Old

April 30 – During their two night engagement at the Harris Theater, Miami City Ballet wastes no time in their debut at the venue. Two evenings are jam-packed with four … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Spring Series with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

March 18, 2016 – Hubbard Street’s Spring Series, this weekend brings a varied program to the Harris Theater stage. Beginning with Gustavo Ramirez Sansano’s I am Mister B, a theatrical, … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment