Events Listing

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Saturday April 20, 2024 - Sunday April 21, 2024

Celebrating over 55 years of partnership with the Auditorium Theatre, the illustrious Alvin Ailey returns to its Chicago home for a must-see six-performance program with both new works and beloved classics including Ailey’s masterpiece Revelations. Steeped in cultural history and expanding with new boundary-breaking choreographers, this is truly a must-see event!

Program A: Audience Favorites

Wednesday, April 17 | 7:30PM

Saturday, April 20 | 7:30PM

Dancing Spirit by Ronald K. Brown Are You In Your Feelings? by Kyle Abraham Revelations by Alvin Ailey  

Program B: Ailey Classics

Thursday, April 18 | 7:30PM

Sunday, April 21 | 3PM

Ailey Classics by Alvin Ailey including Excerpts from Memoria, Night Creature, Pas de Duke, Masekela Langage, Opus McShann, Love Songs, For 'Bird' - With Love and Reflections in D  Revelations by Alvin Ailey

Program C: All New

Friday, April 19 | 7:30PM

Saturday, April 20 | 1PM (stay for Post- Show Q&A after the matinee)

Me, Myself and You by  Elizabeth Roxas-Dobrish (Midwest Premiere) Solo by Hans van Manen Following The Subtle Current Upstream by Alonzo King CENTURY by  Amy Hall Garner (Midwest Premiere)   **Please note prices are subject to change.**  

South Chicago Dance Theatre
Saturday April 27, 2024

In their 7th season, South Chicago Dance Theatre is a flourishing local company that presents a seamless fusion of classical and contemporary dance. Audiences will be in awe of their "energy and heart" (Chicago Tribune) in an evening featuring six world premieres and new collaborations with esteemed and fresh choreographers Donald Byrd, Joshua Blake Carter, Monique Haley, Tsai Hsi Hung, Terence Marling, and founding Executive Artistic Director Kia S. Smith.