Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s 35th anniversary season will include premieres and audience favorites back by popular demand, the second annual danc(e)volve: New Works Festival, tours of both the West and East Coasts, and innovative collaborations with cultural partners in Chicago and around the country.
Alejandro Cerrudo, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago resident choreographer, has found the inspiration for a full-length work to celebrate the company’s 35th anniversary season in America Windows, monumental panels of stained glass created by Marc Chagall and permanently on view at the Art Institute of Chicago.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will launch its 34th season with a world premiere by dance legend Twyla Tharp in four performances only, October 13 to 16, at Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Drive, Chicago.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Alonzo King LINES Ballet will take residence at University of California, Irvine, next August and September in a first‐time, unique collaboration.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will conclude its season with the company premiere of Following the Subtle Current Upstream, choreographed by LINES Ballet artistic director Alonzo King and marking a new collaborative relationship between Hubbard Street and LINES.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s 2011-2012 season includes a new series at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago that offers an intimate program of new works by promising choreographers, plus a holiday season family program, world premieres, and favorite works.
Choreographic legend Twyla Tharp has returned to Hubbard Street Dance Chicago to create a new work for the company, which will debut during the company’s fall series engagement at the Harris Theater in Millennium Park, October 13 to 16.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) will collaborate this spring to present a new work, currently untitled, by Hubbard Street’s resident choreographer, Alejandro Cerrudo.
The classic children’s book, Harold and the Purple Crayon, has been re-created in an educational dance adventure for children and their families by Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.
Nevada Ballet Theatre will feature dancers from three U.S. companies—Ballet West, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago—as well as its own for three performances October 15 to 17 at Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Hubbard Street 2, the second company of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, has announced the 2010 winners of the 11th annual National Choreographic Competition: Samar Haddad King, founder of Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre in New York City; Dominic Walsh, founder of Dominic Walsh Dance Theater in Dallas; and Edgar Zendejas, founder of ezdanza in Montreal, Canada.
Canada’s National Ballet School will present Aszure Barton & Artists in two Toronto premieres, BUSK and Blue Soup, on April 17 and 18 at the Betty Oliphant Theatre.