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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Dates: March 22 – 26, 2017

Wednesday, March 22 | 7:30PM; Thursday, March 23 | 7:30PM; Friday, March 24 | 7:30PM; Saturday, March 25 | 2PM & 8PM; Sunday, March 26 | 3PM Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s performances at the Auditorium Theatre have been an annual Chicago tradition for 46 years. Experience the magic and power of this diverse company led […]

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Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg

Red Giselle

Dates: May 19 – 21, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017 | 7:30PM; Saturday, May 20, 2017 | 7:30PM; Sunday, May 21, 2017 | 2PM Eifman Ballet returns to present the company’s renowned dramatic ballet Red Giselle, which was described as “diabolically exciting” by the Chicago Tribune when it made its Chicago debut at the Auditorium Theatre in 2000. Boris Eifman’s extraordinary, […]

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Thodos Dance Chicago

Dates: March 11, 2017

March 11, 2017 | 7:30PM Thodos Dance Chicago returns to the Auditorium with FULL CIRCLE, the 25th Anniversary celebration of the acclaimed Thodos Dance Chicago. This vibrant, award-winning company presents an exhilarating evening of dance, commemorating a quarter century of innovation and artistry. The Silver Anniversary performance will feature the Chicago premiere of legendary West Coast choreographer Bella […]

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Giordano Dance Chicago

Dates: June 10, 2017

June 10, 2017 | 7:30PM Closing out the Auditorium Theatre’s Season is America’s original jazz dance company, Giordano Dance Chicago. Now in its landmark 54th season, this iconic company creates passionate, celebratory, and high-energy choreography, often redefining and expanding the very definition of American jazz dance. Audience members will be taken through a range of emotions, musical […]

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The Joffrey Ballet

Game Changers

Dates: February 15 – 26, 2017

February 15-26, 2017 INFRA Choreographer: Wayne McGregor | Music:Max Richter An exploration of seeing beneath the surface, woven together with striking animation from artist Julian Opie.INFRA pushes the bold, stylized movement of internationally recognized choreographer Wayne McGregor to new heights amid a soundscape at once haunting and hopeful. Fool’s Paradise Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon | Music: Joby […]

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The Joffrey Ballet

Global Visionaries

Dates: April 26 – May 7, 2017

April 26 – May 7, 2017 World Premiere Choreographer: Alexander Ekman | Music: TBA Celebrated around the globe for his originality and humor, Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman brings his unique cinematic vision to the Joffrey. “An inspired joker and true man of the theater,” says the Chicago Sun-Times. The Miraculous Mandarin Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov | […]

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Jackie Chan's Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe from Beijing

Venue: Sollitt Stage (Mainstage) Dates: February 4, 2017

Saturday, February 4 | 7:30PM Celebrate Chinese New Year at the Auditorium Theatre with Jackie Chan’s Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe from Beijing for an evening of heart-stopping artistry and athleticism. The 11 members of the Long Yun Troupe were hand-picked by internationally renowned martial artist, actor, and film director Jackie Chan himself and they […]