The Dance COLEctive, Hedwig Dances, Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre and Zephyr Dance have announced FlySpace, a new collaborative, strategic audience-building partnership to connect and engage audiences through the intimacy, excitement and accessibility of contemporary dance.
FlySpace is a resource-sharing consortium, conceived and launched by artistic directors Jan Bartoszek (Hedwig Dances), Margi Cole (The Dance COLEctive), Michelle Kranicke (Zephyr Dance) and Joanna Rosenthal (Same Planet Different World).
The project launches with a two-weekend dance series featuring all four companies (two companies each weekend) with five world premieres by six choreographers. All performances will be held at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph, in Millennium Park.
Hedwig Dances and Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre share the stage April 5-6 at 7 p.m. and April 7 at 5 p.m. The Dance COLEctive and Zephyr Dance perform together April 12-13 at 7.p.m. and April 14 at 5 p.m.
Tickets for the FlySpace Dance Series are $15. Call (773) 871-0872.