The Dance Center Columbia College Chicago

FamilyDance Movement Workshop with Gallim Dance, photo by Katie Graves.


FREE admission for Children 12 & Under!

“If you have a kid on your hands that loves to dance, then don’t miss Columbia College Chicago’s FamilyDance Matinee Series” — Chicago Like a Local

Join in the fun of our popular FamilyDance Matinee Series...A great way for families to see dance, share the experience and dance together! The 45-minute family-oriented programs by top contemporary dance companies begin with an optional 30-minute hands-on movement workshop for children and adults.

All Movement Workshops begin at 2:15 p.m. on The Dance Center stage. No experience is necessary.

Please contact the Box Office at 312.369.8330 for more information.


2013/2014 FamilyDance Matinees


Mordine & Company Dance Theater

Saturday, October 5, 2013 * 2:15 PM workshop / 3:00 PM show  


Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre & Peter Carpenter Performance Project

Saturday, October 12, 2013 * 2:15 PM workshop / 3:00 PM show  


Khecari & The Humans

Saturday, February 8, 2014 * 2:15 PM workshop / 3:00 PM show  


Reggie Wilson/Fist & Heel Performance Group

Saturday, April 5, 2014 * 2:15 PM workshop / 3:00PM show  



Free Movement Workshops

Each FamilyDance Matinee features a FREE pre-concert Adult/Child Movement Workshop led by company members beginning at 2:15 p.m.

No experience necessary!



$15 for adults and children under 12 get in FREE!