Deeply Rooted Dance Theater 20th SEASON Preview- Storytelling Dance

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, founded in 1995,  is rooted in the traditions of African American dance and storytelling. Using many genres of dance, Deeply Rooted works with choreographers from across the country to reflect universal truths in their work.   

The next two performances are part of Deeply Rooted Dance Theater’s Summer Dance Intensive June 26th-July 22nd , that hosts 70 national and international students helping  students learn more about dance through a series of workshops and performances.

For more information please visit Deeply Rooted’s Website.

Deeply Rooted SEASON PREVIEW
Joshua Henry Photo: Ken Carl

Emerging Choreographer Showcase

When:

July 21st and 22nd at 7:30 pm

Where:

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
915 E. 60th Street
Chicago, IL

Tickets:

$25

South African Choreographer, Fana Tshabalala

South African Choreographer Fana Tshabalala presents a Chicago focused adaptation of his work, INDUMBA.  INDUMBA, originally created to reflect on the unresolved issues with South Africa’s Apartheid laws, will be reworked during his three-week residency with DRDT.

When:

July 27th – 29th 2017

Where:

West Pullman Park

401 123rd Street

Chicago, IL

Tickets: $25

 

DEEPLY FREE

20th Anniversary Season Finale Performance

When:

December 8th and 9th at 7:30pm and December 10th at 2pm

Where:

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts

915 E. 60th Street, Chicago

Tickets: $45

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

Opening concert performance for the next 20 years.

When:

February 24th 2018

Where:

North Shore Center for the Preforming Arts

9501 Skokie Blvd.

Skokie, IL

Tickets: $25-45

Deeply Rooted 20th Season Preview
Page Frazier and Joshua Henry Photo: Ken Carl
Tracey Franklin Photo: Ken Carl

 

Season subscriptions, which include all four of these events, are $135.
All programming is subject to change.
For tickets and information, call 312-795-9777
or email tickets@deeplyrooteddancetheater.org.

Photos: Ken Carl

Note: This is now added to the Picture this Post round up of 2017 2018 SEASON PREVIEWS.  To find out more about other exciting programming coming to Chicago’s stages this upcoming season, click here to read — 

2017-2018 SEASON PREVIEWS– Guide to Upcoming Shows in Chicago

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