In the 16th century, gazing out from the decks of ships off the coast of China, Portuguese sailors saw it: a great green mass, thick with mountains and trees, rising from the sea. “Formosa!" they exclaimed, “beautiful!" anointing the verdant place that would come to be known as Taiwan.
Three Chicago choreographers will premiere exciting new works in Danceworks 2018: @ Hi-Speed. This year's guest choreographers include Carrie Hanson, founding artistic director of the critically-acclaimed dance company The Seldoms; Nejla Yatkin, one of Dance Magazine