Faculty Spotlight Archive

Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago associate chair and faculty member Paige Cunningham Caldarella is profiled in a cover story in the September/October 2019 DanceTeacher magazine, an issue focusing on dance in higher education. In an article titled “Paige...
Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago alumni are among the artists highlighted in the Chicago Tribune‘s “Top 10 for Dance This Fall” feature published September 6, 2019. The Tribune‘s dance critic, Columbia College alum Lauren Warnecke ’03, predicts that...
Congratulations to the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago alums and faculty members who have been selected by Chicago Dancemakers Forum for its 2019 Greenhouse Awards and 2019 Lab Artists Program. The Greenhouse Program promotes artistic growth in emerging...
The seventh annual Pivot Arts Festival, running May 31 through June 9 at various locations in Chicago’s Uptown and Edgewater neighborhoods, features the talents of Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago alumni and faculty. This showcase of multidisciplinary performance...
The Quiet Hours, a new work by Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago faculty member Emma Draves, will premiere Friday and Saturday, May 24 and 25, at Dovetail Studios, 2853 W. Montrose, Chicago. Performances start at 7:30 PM both...
Mordine & Company Dance Theater, founded in 1969 by the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago‘s founder and longtime chair Shirley Mordine, celebrates its 50th anniversary with a weekend of performances May 17 and 18. Known for its interdisciplinary...
The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago celebrates the end of the 2018-2019 school year with the Faculty/Repertory Performance Workshop Dance Concert on Friday, May 10, at 8 PM. Students in the Dance Center’s Dance BA and Dance BFA...
The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago celebrates the 45th anniversary of its Dance Presenting Series on Saturday, March 16, 2019, with a performance and party at the Dance Center, located at 1306 S. Michigan in Chicago’s South Loop. The...
Ellen Chenoweth, a faculty member at the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago and director of the Dance Center’s Dance Presenting Series, is highlighted in Newcity‘s “Players 2019: The Fifty People Who Really Perform for Chicago.” Published January 2,...
The Seldoms, a Chicago-based ensemble founded and led by Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago faculty member Carrie Hanson, performs its dance theatre work RockCitizen on November 16 and 17 at Studio5 Performing Arts Center, located at 1934 Dempster in...