Butoh Non Festival
Workshops and performances in the Japanese avant-garde discipline with local and visiting artists take place at OuterSpace Studios, the International Museum of Surgical Science and No Nation Tangential Unspace Gallery throughout May.
Through May 31
The Pygmalion Effect
Boris Eifman’s St. Petersburg-based ballet brings a new twist to an old myth, placing Pygmalion in a ballroom-dance setting.
Art of Resilience 2.0
Red Clay Dance and DJ Sadie Woods create a site-specific work that guides the audience through Chicago’s Black Belt.
Dance Shelter 2019
(Hamlin Park Fieldhouse)
Chicago Moving Company and artists-in-residence Rachel Bunting and Ayako Kato, and New York-based Jesse Young share new work.
May 2 & 3
Mandala Makers Festival
(Green Line Performing Arts Center)
Three emerging choreographers blend dance styles and traditions while sharing personal perspectives from the South Asian diaspora.