Review: From Twyla Tharp, 2 New Pieces for Her Anniversary Tour (The New York Times)

DALLAS — After making dances for half a century, Twyla Tharp could have celebrated with a victory lap, assembling an elite crew of dancers to tour a greatest-hits program sampling some of the dazzling works that long ago earned her a ranking among the greatest and most influential of American choreographers. Instead, for the 50th-anniversary […]

Fall Jazz Preview (Chicago Tribune)

A lively fall season beckons in jazz. Highlights from the Auditorium Theatre include:

Orbert Davis’ Chicago Jazz Philharmonic: The CJP presents the U.S. premiere of Davis’ “Scenes from Life: Heritage” in tandem with Cuban musicians.

“Lush Life: The Music of Billy Strayhorn”: The Billy Strayhorn Festival culminates with Darius de Haas, Joan Curto, Alan Broadbent and chorus, orchestra and dancers performing Strayhorn repertoire.

FALL ARTS PREVIEW 2015: DANCE (Chicago Sun-Times)

Chicago’s Fall 2015 dance card is full, and some of the activity is happening beyond such traditional venues as the Auditorium Theatre and Harris Theater for Music and Dance.