Experience Chicago Dance Crash – Named The Most Inventive Show of 2017 in the U.S. by Dance Magazine

Chicago Dance Crash Featuring the world premiere of “Al Nafs” by Amirah Sackett
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 11:29am

Founded in 2002 and led by artistic director Jessica Deahr, Chicago Dance Crash has emerged as a critical staple of the local and national dance scene, engaging audiences and broadening the exposure of hip hop/contemporary dance.

With a unique union of styles both classic and contemporary, including ballet, capoeira, breakdance, and acrobatics, Crash burst onto the scene in its first season with the new and innovative movement play concept and has grown to receive critical acclaim throughout its 16 years…recently having been awarded “The Most Inventive Show of 2017” in the United States acknowledgment by Dance Magazine.

This family-appropriate dance concert will see a combination of some of Crash’s most crowd-pleasing repertory works along with some new pieces having just premiered in the past year.

The works will range from light and humorous to intense and socially minded; though all displaying the organization’s branded aesthetic of “concert format hip hop and breaking.”

The night will be highlighted by the world premiere of “Al Nafs,” a brand new, long-form dance piece created by Muslim hip-hop choreographer Amirah Sackett.

Want a preview? Check out this video with Ms. Sackett:

Chicago Dance Crash takes place November 17th at 7:30pm at the Fine and Performing Arts Center of Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W College Parkway, Palos Hills, IL. Tickets are $30 General Public; $25 Seniors, Staff; Free for students. 

Get tickets here.

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Chicago Dance Crash Featuring the world premiere of “Al Nafs” by Amirah Sackett
Moraine Valley Community College - Fine and Performing Arts Center
9000 West College Parkway, Palos Hills, IL 60465
708-974-5500
How Much: 
General Public - $30 Seniors - $25 Students (with ID) and children attend free, but a ticket must be ordered to reserve seat.

Come see one of the most exciting hip hop/contemporary dance troupes in the local and national dance scene!

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