Movement Revolution Dance Crew presents: Opposites Attract 2018. Opposites Attract returns for its 2nd year. Come witness this love story, tragedy, story
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.
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, the premier dance company of Monaco that is known for its elegant, classical style, comes to the Auditorium Theatre with The Sleeping Beauty (La Belle), a dazzling and visually-stunning version of Marius Petipa’s classic story ballet. Artistic Director and award-winning choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot has created an enthralling, fantastical adaptation of the original fairy tale, set to the famous Tchaikovsky score, in a production lauded as “absolutely sublime” by Dance Magazine.
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