Venue Details

146 Star Starred
Auditorium Theatre
at Roosevelt University 50 E. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60605
312-341-2310
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Member Tips

Jim
Easy walk from the Red Line.
info Nov 16 2009 star this tip starred
Jim
Be respectful of this architectural masterpiece.
info Nov 16 2009 star this tip starred
Jim
Giocco is a 15 minute walk down Wabash near the Roosevelt Red Line Station.
info Nov 16 2009 star this tip starred
radrose
Roosevelt Theatre is beautiful!
info Nov 18 2009 star this tip starred
radrose
Tamarind (Asian Fusion) was a 5 minute walk. Good food-prices ok;drinks were pricey for their size.
info Nov 18 2009 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

11 ratings
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

http://auditoriumtheatre.org/wb/pages/home/performances-events/...

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.