Artist / Program Description:
The Chicago Moving Company (CMC) is one of Illinois' most celebrated modern dance companies. Known for its pure, powerful dance works, CMC has performed throughout Chicago and has toured internationally, including Germany, Brazil, Mexico, and China. Artistic Director Nana Shineflug is recognized as a master choreographer, teacher, and dancer. She has received the Katherine Dunham Award for Artistic Excellence, Chicago Dance Coalition's Lifetime Award, and four NEA Choreographic Fellowships. CMC performs "modern dance at its highest stage of development" (Chicago Sun-Times).
"The energy is awesome" - New York Times
Programs include: concerts; residencies; the community performance project (CMC creates an engaging dance work with community performers in just twelve hours); classes that feature Shineflug's electric mix of Eastern/Western techniques (for dancers and non-dancers alike).