principle designers

Gina Barrera, Andrés Plashal, Kristie Khans

Each year Duets For My Valentine pulls together an eclectic mix of dancers and companies from across the city to woo young lovers for one night at the historic Athenaeum.

Project Rhythm is an ambitious not-for-profit (501c) that produces choreographed competitions and performances emphasizing each host city’s professional dance community.

The best young dancers of the Midwest perform, compete, and learn from professionals. This workshop includes Chicago’s Culture Shock Chicago, Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago, and M.A.D.D. Rhythms dance companies.