Too Beautiful to be Named

On view Friday, July 29 – Thursday, August 4 4E Gallery, 2255 S. Michigan Ave. opening reception July 29, 6-9pm Please join us and former members of the MoMing collective to hear and share stories of MoMing, Friday July 29, 7-8pm. Too Beautiful to be Named is an exhibit consisting of re-enacted archival photographs, video documentation, and selections of interview transcriptions. It re-inscribes the work which was presented at MoMing … Continue reading Too Beautiful to be Named

Conversations on Chicago Dance: Founding and Sustaining a Company

On April 27, 2016, CDHP and many members of the community gathered at the Newberry Library to hear from three founding artistic directors – Joel Hall, Dame Libby Komaiko, and Hema Rajagopalan – about what it takes to sustain a dance company in Chicago. Why start a company? “I craved dance,” Joel Hall simply stated. He started Joel Hall & Dancers in 1974. That same … Continue reading Conversations on Chicago Dance: Founding and Sustaining a Company