Venue Details

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Auditorium Theatre
50 E. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60605
312-341-2310
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The Joffrey Ballet: Romeo and Juliet dress May 12 2014 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.7 average rating
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Jim
23 events
15 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 15 2009

Fluid, expressive, and powerful - amazing work that was very close to perfection. Enormously gifted group of both graceful and muscular dancers.

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15 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 14 2009

Excellent ensemble and individual work. Exquisite fluid and articulate movement. Inspiring.

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 14 2009

Beautiful and fluid artistry and superb athleticism.

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Website

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Quotes & Highlights

Watch performances by Cedar Lake on YouTube
“Slick, sleek, and technically fierce.” —Dance Magazine
’These Cedar Lake dancers are, without exception, extraordinarily gifted." —_New York Post _

Description

Founded in 2003 by Nancy Laurie and under the artistic direction of Benoit-Swan Pouffer, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet boasts an exceptionally talented ensemble of 16 dancers and focuses on acquiring and commissioning new works by the world’s most sought-after emerging choreographers. Through their daring, athletic movement and integration of ballet into contemporary and popular forms, the dancers of Cedar Lake take audiences on a choreographic journey which explores the infinite possibilities of movement and multimedia.

Auditorium audiences will see three Chicago premieres – Crystal Pite’s Ten Duets on a Theme of Rescue, Didy Veldman’s frame of view and Jo Strømgren’s Sunday, Again.