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The Auditorium Theatre Appoints Henry Fogel Interim CEO


  The Auditorium Theatre announces the appointment of Henry Fogel, Dean of Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts, Interim CEO of the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, effective immediately. One of the best known and most influential performing arts administrators in the United States, Mr. Fogel joined Roosevelt in 2009 after leading the League of American Orchestras from 2003 to 2008, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association from 1985 to 2003, and the Natio

"Made In Chicago" Dance Intensive 2014

“Made in Chicago” Summer Dance Intensive – Amanda Green Personal Experience


I was a late-bloomer to the world of dance.  Competitive gymnastics captivated me from the age of five.  When gymnastics started becoming scary to me, at age 13, I made the switch to dance.  I’ve never looked back.  The transition has been easy from a performance standpoint – I loved to perform in front of a gymnastics audience – and there are scoring and judging elements to dance competitions, much like in gymnastics, too. And dance also appeals to my desire to master something and pe

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2016 Ailey Programming Announced


We are kicking off 2016 with the announcement of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater March programming! Program A Open Door Love Songs Awakening Revelations Dates: 3/8, 3/11, 3/13 Program B Exodus No Longer Silent Revelations Dates: 3/9, 3/12 (evening) Program C Blues Suite Cry Piazzolla Caldera Revelations Dates: 3/10, 3/12 (matinee) Learn more and buy tickets *Dates, times, and repertory subject to change.   Program A: Open Door, Love Songs, Awakening, Revelations Dates: 3/8, 3/11,