Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University


The MUSIC + MOVEMENT FESTIVAL has now officially closed! Thank you to all of the amazing companies that particpated. Read below to find out about this year's fest.

The Auditorium Theatre’s MUSIC + MOVEMENT FESTIVAL welcomed some of the best of Chicago musicians and dance companies for a celebration spanning February through June of 2013. In a series of collaborations, 11 dance companies paired off with musicians to create brand new works.

The MUSIC + MOVEMENT SHOWCASE on May 15 featured these 6 Finalist Companies:

Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre
Chicago Human Rhythm Project
DanceWorks Chicago
Kuumba Lynx
Mexican Dance Ensemble
Thodos Dance Chicago

The MUSIC + MOVEMENT FESTIVAL also featured 4 FREE community performances through June in select locations of the Chicago Park District. June's lineup featured the following companies:

Kalapriya Dance Company
Full Effect Entertainment Theatrical Dance Company
Joel Hall Dancers
Chicago Multi-Cultural Dance Center's Bryant Ballet

Explore the Artists below:


MUSIC + MOVEMENT FESTIVAL main image: Photo by Tom Callahan.