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The Theater LoopThe dancers of the Joffrey Ballet have been locked out of the rehearsal room, Nina Metz reports. It's part of a labor dispute that may lead to cancelled performances....
Special to Tribune NewspapersCirque du Soleil's latest extravaganza, "OVO," brought out insect lovers this week for the opening-night party under the big top outside United Center. But before the bugs began scurrying, flying and jumping, the social set had fun in the Tapis Rouge...
Tags: Arts, WTTW, Cirque du Soleil, Arts and Culture, United Center
Special to Tribune NewspapersThe Goodman Theatre's fall benefit featured John Logan's Tony Award-winning "Red," directed by Robert Falls, a Goodman artistic director. The season-opening party drew 430 people to the Modern Wing at the Art Institute for cocktails and dinner before...
Jennifer Hudson jumps on stage at Lincolnshire show, John Cusack interested in 'Con Air' sequel, Lance Bass dines at RPM ItalianJennifer Hudson surprised the crowd on hand for Rachelle Ferrell’s show at Viper Alley in Lincolnshire Saturday when she joined the jazz singer/songwriter on stage for an impromptu duet. Apparently most of the crowd was unaware Hudson was in...
Special to Tribune NewspapersUnder a delightful canopy of butterfly images, more than 600 patrons enjoyed this year's 14th annual Butterfly Ball to benefit the Peggy Notebaert Museum. Themed "Tour de Nature," this year's event celebrated the museum's new exhibition "Bikes! The...
Tags: Rahm Emanuel, Science, Chicago Mayor, Arts and Culture, Museums
Culture MonsterChristopher Wheeldon’s acclaimed version of “Alice in Wonderland,” danced by the National Ballet of Canada, plus an array of repertory programs by Alvin Ailey, the Joffrey Ballet and American Ballet Theatre are among the the highlights...
WGN NewsThe Joffrey Ballet's 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala Sunday, May 6 Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University 50 East Congress Parkway Chicago Palmer House Hilton Ballroom 17 East Monroe Street Chicago Event will begin at 6:30 at the Auditorium...
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Channel Guide MagazineThe last time I spoke with Dance Moms’ Christi Lukasiak, the show’s second season was soon to premiere — and Lukasiak was still trying to wrap her head around her near-overnight transition from devoted mom perpetually trapped in a...
Channel Guide MagazineEverybody remember where we left off in April? Maddie stumbled. Chloe soared. Abby bent over, let us see her shake her tail feathers — then hightailed it outta Jersey in shame. Everybody good? Before we begin, quick moment of silence for Hubby Rik...
WGN NewsIt's a holiday favorite, but hundreds of hours of rehearsal and twenty performances of the Nutcracker take a toll, and the Joffrey Ballet dancers pay the price. That's why keeping them healthy is a production in pain control and perseverance. On stage it...
Wayne McGregor's "Infra," now getting its U.S. premiere via the Joffrey Ballet, is a beautifully abstract work laced with carefully calculated doses of drama, brief images of pain and anguish, that transform it into deeply moving art. The 2008 work...
The national touring production of "Come Fly Away," Twyla Tharp's sensual ballet/musical set to the songs of Frank Sinatra, breezes through Baltimore this week. One of the featured dancers in the show will look very much at home on the stage of the Modell...
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