Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
danc(e)volve: New Works Festival

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A near-perfect storm of movement, music and choreography.

—Los Angeles Times


Copresented with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

This new festival features world premiere works by renowned Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC) and Hubbard Street 2 (HS2). The project strengthens HSDC and the MCA’s commitment to supporting developing artists.

Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton is selecting pieces to develop into full works from the annual Inside/Out Choreographic Workshop, which fosters choreographic talent within the company; as well as from HS2’s National Choreographic Competition. danc(e)volve also features the new work Resident HSDC Choreographer and company member Alejandro Cerrudo is making for HS2.

Program A (Jan 19–20; Jan 28–29)

  • Path and Observations (15 min); Johnny McMillan, Choreographer
  • Recall (15 min); Robyn Mineko Williams, Choreographer
  • Never was (7 min); Alejandro Cerrudo, Choreographer
  • Untitled Landscape (15 min); Jonathan Fredrickson, Choreographer
  • Bonobo (16 min); Penny Saunders, Choreographer

Program B (Jan 21–22; Jan 26–27)

  • . . . and other stories of imperfection (7 min); Alice Klock, Choreographer
  • Facets of the Same (16 min); Taryn Kashock Russell, Choreographer
  • Never was (7 min); Alejandro Cerrudo, Choreographer
  • The Fantastic Escape of the Little Buffalo (22 min); Clébio Oliveira, Choreographer
  • thrice (14 min); Terence Marling, Choreographer


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Photo: Todd Rosenberg