February 12-23, 2014
*Run time: approximately two hours including two intermissions.
Choreography: Brock Clawson I Music: John Adams, Michelle McLaughlin, Martin Tillman, M83, Jeremy Limb
Choreographed by a Chicago native and named for the well-known Chicago street, Crossing Ashland explores the yearning for connection that exists in the human race.
Choreography: Christopher Wheeldon I Music: György Ligeti
A stunning abstract rendering of music into movement and patterns, this piece is enchanting, wistful, and profound.
Choreography: Alexander Ekman I Music: Mikael Karlsson,
Ane Brun & Erik Satie
Episode 31 had audiences leaping to their feet at the 2013 Chicago Dancing Festival. The Chicago Tribune said “combine vigor of the Harlem Shake, the graceful swoops of Jet Li and the stomps of a tribal rite into one dance performance, and you get Episode 31”.
“Astonishing, Breaks Boundaries, Out of This World, Inspired, Breathtaking, Sensational” –Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 1:00pm - Ashley Wheater, Yumelia Garcia and Rory Hohenstein
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 6:30pm - Ashley Wheater and Brock Clawson
Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 6:30pm - Ashley Wheater, Kara Zimmerman and Lucas Segovia
Bill and Orli Staley
Crossing Ashland Production Sponsors
Elizabeth Yntema Ferguson and Mark Ferguson
Continuum Production Sponsor
*All casting is subject to change.