The Season 45 performance calendar is as follows:
Fall Series: Refraction, at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Thursday, September 29, 7:30 pm
Friday, September 30, 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 1, 8:00 pm
Sunday, October 2, 3:00 pm
Spring Series: Elements, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Thursday, March 23, 7:30 pm
Friday, March 24, 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 25, 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 26, 3:00 pm
Friday, March 31, 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 1, 8:00 pm
Sunday, April 2, 3:00 pm
Summer Series: Facets, at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Thursday, May 18, 7:30 pm
Friday, May 19, 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 20, 8:00 pm
Sunday, May 21, 3:00 pm
Tickets will go on sale for Spring Series: Elements in early 2023. Join our email list to get alerted when tickets are available.
Subscriptions are no longer available for this season. Join our email list to be among the first to know when subscriptions for the 23/24 Season go on sale.
After the smashing success of our free 24-hour online stream of Aszure Barton's BUSK this past April, we hope to continue releasing more limited-time digital streams of other works in the Hubbard Street repertoire! We invite you to join our email list to be among the first to know.
Right now, there is no digital or virtual subscription option. We are committed to presenting thrilling live dance performances, as long as it is safe to do so.
At the moment, all 6 dance films from Season 43: A Virtual Homecoming are available to view for free on Hubbard Street’s website, in The Hub.
HSDC's COVID-19 health and safety protocols are set in accordance with the policies and regulations determined by our performance venues. Patrons attending performances at the Harris Theater and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago are strongly encouraged to wear masks at all times when inside the venue, including while waiting in line and when in close proximity to others. Masks are no longer required.
The approximate runtimes for Summer Series: Facets at the Harris Theater are as follows:
Yes! Please note that generally, Hubbard Street does not offer broad advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person and you know your children and family members best. If any program in Season 45 includes content that is objectively not suitable for patrons of certain ages, we will indicate that in the program description for that performance.
If you have specific questions about content, age-appropriateness, or stage effects (such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that may impact your ability to enjoy the performance, please send us an email at email@example.com.
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The lighting design and sound design at our performances varies, depending on the program. If you have any questions or concerns about the level of stimulation at an upcoming performance, please e-mail Director of Marketing & Communications Erik Kaiko directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Yes! Courtesy infrared assistive listening device headsets and T-coil enabled neck loops are available for check out through the Harris Theater Coat Room located on Level 1.
Additionally, select performances will have American Sign Language interpretation present. For Summer Series: Facets, the Sunday, May 21 performance will include ASL interpretation.
Not during the performance, no. Audience members are welcome to take photos throughout the lobbies and inside the theater before the performance, during intermission, or following the performance. All photography and recording during a performance is strictly prohibited. Any exceptions to this policy will be indicated in the program or by public announcement at the start of the performance. Those who violate this policy may be asked to leave.
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At this time, the theater is seating at full capacity. If you would like to request to move into a different empty seat, please speak with the box office on the day of your ticketed performance. Reseating is not guaranteed and is at the discretion of House Management.
While masks are no longer required at the Harris Theater, they are strongly encouraged. For more information about COVID-19 safety protocols, please visit the Harris Theater website.
Yes, concessions will be available for purchase on site at the Harris Theater and may be consumed inside the theater. Outside food and beverages are not permitted in the theater. Patrons will be asked to dispose of any outside food or beverage when they enter the venue.
Yes! We are pleased to introduce new post-show Curtain Talks with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. Immediately following select performances, we invite you to stick around after the curtain closes for a casual post-show conversation as we review the programs, reconnect with the dancers, and revisit all things Hubbard Street!
For Summer Series: Facets, join us after the performance on Thursday, May 18 for a Curtain Talk with Founding Artistic Director Lou Conte moderated by Artistic Director Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell. >> More Info
At this time, no. In the interest of the health and safety of you and our artists and staff, backstage tours are not available at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago performances.
At this time, in the interest of the health and safety of you and our artists and staff, scheduled meet-and-greets with dancers will not be available at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago performances.
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We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment for everyone. If there are circumstances where we need to take action for the safety and enjoyment of our performers and audience members, we will do so if necessary. Learn more about our Right of Refusal Policy here.
Auditions for the 23/24 Season have concluded. Join our email list to be among the first to know when more information is available about our next audition season.
Visit this page to view the full schedule of upcoming tour engagements.
We are pleased to offer the entirety of Season 43: A Virtual Homecoming free of charge, available for viewing anytime on The Hub. This virtual season of works includes 6 dance films produced in collaboration with 5 choreographers – all former Hubbard Street dancers. Experience the company like never before as the art of dance and cinematography combine to capture the power and artistry of the Hubbard Street Dancers.
The Hub also features several interviews, short film projects, and online activities for all ages and ability levels – all created to keep our audience engaged with us digitally throughout the course of the pandemic and beyond.
No, at this time, we are unable to offer studio rentals.
No, at this time we are not offering a regular schedule of adult drop-in classes. However, we occasionally offer one-off classes, workshops, and series, such as our Community Week. Join our email list and follow us on social media to make sure you get announcements about future class opportunities!
No, at this time, we are no longer offering regularly scheduled classes for children, in-studio or online. This includes private lessons. However, we occasionally offer one-off classes and workshops. Join our email list and follow us on social media to make sure you get announcements about future class opportunities!
Auditions are now closed for our 2023 Summer Intensives. Click here to learn more about the 2023 audition process, requirements, and program details.
We offer multiple types of partnerships with schools and teachers, including after-school residences, in-school residencies, and workshops (single day or multiple days), as well as the ability to offer a customized series developed collaboratively. Additionally, we have a library of online curriculum developed during Season 43: A Virtual Homecoming, available free of charge. Contact email@example.com to start a conversation about partnering with Hubbard Street!
Yes, click here to learn about Parkinson's program, and click here to learn about our Autism program. To learn more either of these programs, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, we have several fun family activities and video lessons available free of charge!