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2013 Dance Improvisation Festival

JUNE 3-8, 2013

Curated by Lisa Gonzales, with support and collaboration from Links Hall

The 2013 DANCE IMPROVISATION FEST features workshops led by prominent dance artists, showings featuring local and guest artists, a public discussion and several performances. Participating artists, all interested in interdisciplinary and collaborative performance, include Daniel Halkin, Jennifer Monson, Peter Schmitz and Susan Sgorbati.



FESTIVAL EVENTS

CHICAGO COMMUNITY SHOWING
MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013 * 7:00PM
featuring Amy Chavasse, Peter Schmitz, Suzy Grant, Adriana Durant, and David Lakein
$15 General; $12 Online; $10 Students/Seniors
Links Hall @ Constellation, 3111 N Western Ave
To BUY TICKETS Call 773-281-0824 or visit linkshall.org    


JENNIFER MONSON’S LIVE DANCING ARCHIVE
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013 * 8:00PM
$15 General; $5 Students/Seniors
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave, Theater
To BUY TICKETS Call 312.369.8330 or BUY ONLINE
MORE INFO Call 312-369-8317
Please note: performance includes nudity.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION
LED BY JENNIFER MONSON, SUSAN SGORBATI, PETER SCHMITZ; MODERATED BY JENNIFER KAYLE
FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2013 * 7:00PM
Free and open to the public
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave, Room 102



WORKSHOPS

recommended for those with movement experience

DANIEL HALKIN + DAVID LAKEIN
CONTACT IMPROVISATION WORKSHOP/JAM

TUESDAY, JUNE 4, 2013 * 6:00-9:00PM
$5 General, $3 Students
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave


SUSAN SGORBATI
THE PRACTICE AND PERFORMANCE OF EMERGENT IMPROVISATION
WORKSHOP I: COMPLEX UNISON FORM, TUESDAY, JUNE 4, 2013 * 1:00-4:00PM
WORKSHOP II: MEMORY FORM, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013 * 1:00-4:00PM
$60 General; $30 Students; Limit 15 participants
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave

PETER SCHMITZ
COMPOSITION/IMPROVISATION

THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013 * 10:00AM-3:00PM 
$60 General; $30 Students; Limit 15 participants
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave


JENNIFER MONSON
SYSTEMS/SCORES: PRACTICE/PROCESS
WORKSHOP !: SYSTEMS/SCORES, FRIDAY JUNE 7, 2013 * 1:00-4:00PM
WORKSHOP II: PRACTICE/PROCESS, SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2013 * 10:00AM-1:00PM
$60 General; $30 Students; Limit 20 participants
The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan Ave



FULL FESTIVAL SCHEDULE BY DATE

MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013

Community Showing            

7:00PM    

Links Hall @ 3111 N Western Ave, Theater

TUESDAY, JUNE 4, 2013

Susan Sgorbati  Workshop I

1:00-4:00PM 

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300

Contact Improv Workshop/Jam led by Daniel Halkin & David Lakein

6:00-9:00 pm

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013

Susan Sgorbati Workshop II   

1:00-4:00PM 

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300

Open Practice led by Susan Sgorbati

5:00-7:00PM

Agora Sculptural Installation, comprised of 106 cast iron legs, located on the southwest side of Grant Park @ Michigan and Roosevelt

THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013

Peter Schmitz Workshop         

10:00AM-3:00PM

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300

Jennifer Monson’s Live Dancing Archive

 

8:00PM

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan,
Theatre

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2013

 

 

Jennifer Monson Workshop I

1:00-4:00PM 

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300

Community Conversation        

7:00PM    

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 102

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2013                      

Jennifer Monson Workshop II

10:00AM-1:00 PM

The Dance Center @ 1306 S Michigan
Room 300


REGISTRATION & INFORMATION

Download the Full Festival Brochure for details.

REGISTRATION

TO REGISTER - Go to Workshop Details and REGISTER ONLINE or Call 312.369.8330
MORE INFO   Call 312-369-8317

For student or one-day discount registration for workshops please contact 312.369.8330.

Information and Tickets

For more information call 312-369-8317 and look to performance details for ticket information.