Fall for Dance Festival 2019

Dance, Contemporary and experimental
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Photograph: Courtesy Todd Rosenberg Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Time Out says

City Center's super-affordable festival is a smorgasbord for dance lovers. Each evening features a sampling of international superstars and local favorites: 20 companies and artists take part in five different programs, each performed just twice. See the complete 2019 lineup below. (Note: Tickets tend to go fast.) 

Program 1 (Oct 1, 2): 
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: A Picture of You Falling (Crystal Pite)
Vuyani Dance Theatre (South Africa): Rise (Gregory Maqoma)
Misty Copeland: new work (Kyle Abraham)
Caleb Teicher & Company: Bzzzz (Caleb Teicher) 

Program 2 (Oct 3, 4): 
Mark Morris Dance Group: Eleven from Mozart Dances (Mark Morris)   
Dyptik (France): Dans l’Engrenage (Mehdi Meghari and Souhail Marchiche)
The Washington Ballet: Shadow Lands (Dana Genshaft)
Malevo (Argentina): Salvaje (Matias Jaime) 

Program 3 (Oct 5, 6): 
The Mariinsky Ballet (Russia): At the Wrong Time (Alexander Sergeev)
English National Ballet (United Kingdom): Dust Duet (Akram Khan)
Skånes Dansteater (Sweden): Dare to Wreck (Madeleine Månsson & Peder Nilsson)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Lazarus (Act II) (Rennie Harris)

Program 4 (Oct 10, 11): 
CNDC d’Angers (France): Beach Birds (Merce Cunningham)
Alicia Graf Mack: Come Sunday (Geoffrey Holder)
Madboots Dance: For Us (Jonathan Campbell and Austin Diaz)
Tayeh Dance with Moses Sumney: Unveiling (Sonya Tayeh)  

Program 5 (Oct 12, 13): 
Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal (Canada): Dance Me (Andonis Foniadakis and Ihsan Rustem)
Sara Mearns & Taylor Stanley: New York (Kim Brandstrup)
Monica Bill Barnes & Company: The Running Show (Monica Bill Barnes)
Martha Graham Dance Company: Chronicle (Martha Graham)




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