Chicago’s Leading Dance Troupes – Dance for Life August 17th

Dance for Life:
Empowering Chicago from Center Stage

Chicago’s Leading Dance Troupes Unite to Raise Funds for HIV/AIDS Prevention and Services on Aug. 17

 Experience a night of breathtaking dance as five of Chicago’s top companies unite on a single stage during Dance for Life, the largest performance-based AIDS fundraising event in the Midwest. With passionate music and powerful choreography, this highly anticipated event is held annually to raise awareness and funds for HIV/AIDS care, education and prevention while promoting the art of dance in Chicago. Since 1992 Dance for Life has raised millions of dollars to support the cause.

This year, Dance for Life hosts two exciting, world-premiere performances by renowned
choreographers Randy Duncan, Harrison McEldowney and Jeremy Plummer as part of the evening’s eight performances.

Funds raised through this year’s Dance for Life benefit the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, the Dancers’ Fund and Chicago House.

Participating Dance troupes include:
Giordano Dance Chicago
Thodos Dance Chicago
River North Dance Chicago
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
DanceWorks Chicago
Independent artists Abigail Simon and Mauro Villanueva

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013
COST: $50-$75 (performance only)

WHERE: Performance – Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress Pkwy., Chicago
5:00 p.m. – Gala Reception – Hilton Chicago International Ballroom (720 S. Michigan Ave.)
8:00 p.m. – Dance for Life Performance – Auditorium Theatre (50 E. Congress Pkwy.)

*Complimentary shuttle bus service provided between the two venues.

$200- $500 (includes admission to 5:00 p.m. gala reception and premiere seating at the performance)

To purchase tickets, please call 312-922-5812 or visit

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