Luna Negra Dance Theater
Luna Nueva

  • Edlis Neeson Theater
    First Floor, Accesible via the Griffin Entrance on Pearson Street
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
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Monica Cervantes. Photo: Jonathan Mackoff.

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Luna Negra’s dancers are in bravura form—fluid, bold, intense, funny and highly individualistic.
—Chicago Sun-Times

About

Copresented with Luna Negra Dance Theater

This festival of three new works by Chicago-based Luna Negra Dance Theater (LNDT) is choreographed by Gustavo Ramírez Sansano, LNDT artistic director; Mónica Cervantes Rodriguez, LNDT dancer and choreographer; and guest artist Diana Szeinblum. The company celebrates the richness and diversity of Latino culture through choreographing new works by contemporary Latino choreographers and leading hands-on education programs that encourage the exploration of personal and community identity.

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Performance view, Luna Negra Dance Theater’s Luna Nueva, MCA Chicago Jun 7–10, 2012. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

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Performance view, Luna Negra Dance Theater’s Luna Nueva, MCA Chicago Jun 7–10, 2012. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

Funding

Support for this project is generously provided by Pamela Crutchfield.