Announcing our 2018 lineup!




HCCDF is thrilled to announce its 2018 participants! From 113 works submitted by 69 companies, producers Nicole Gifford and Melissa Mallinson have curated an extraordinary lineup of 16 dynamic contemporary dance groups from across the city, region, and country.


Friday 9/21 and Saturday 9/22

Giordano II (Chicago, IL)
Michel Rodriguez (Chicago, IL)
Theresa Bautista (Louisville, KY)
Jessica Miller Tomlinson Choreography (Chicago, IL)
RE|dance group (Chicago, IL)
Eric Mullis (Charlotte, NC)
Corinne Imberski (Chicago, IL)
Weslie Ching (Santa Barbara, CA)

Friday 9/28 and Saturday 9/29

South Chicago Dance Theatre (Chicago, IL)
VADCO/Valerie Alpert (Chicago, IL)
Kate Corby & Dancers (Madison, WI)
jim morrow/THE MOVEMENT (Norfolk, VA)
MitchellMovement & Dancers (Chicago, IL)
Jacksonville Dance Theatre (Jacksonville, FL)
Aerial Dance Chicag (Chicago, IL)
Aaron McGloin Dance (New York, NY)

Save the dates!

September 21-22 and 28-29, 2019
8:00PM

Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn
Chicago, IL

Pictured (top) Weslie Ching, photo by Kristie Kahns. Pictured (bottom) Giordano II, photo by Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth

HCCDF is produced by Nicole Gifford Dance and ology dance/Melissa Mallinson.

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