The Den Theatre

‘Fly Honey’ gets bigger every year. Could we funnel some of that body positivity elsewhere?

By on August 18, 2018

CHICAGO — First, a couple of admissions: Until last night, I had never attended the Fly Honey Show. And I only made it through the first half. A swarm of bodies in black lace, leather and fringe step-touched their way around the Den Theatre’s largest of five performance spaces, which was filled to capacity with […]

Three days in dance month affirm off-Loop concert dance’s place in #chidance

By on April 25, 2018

CHICAGO — We’re in the home stretch of Chicago Dance Month, a celebration of the breadth and depth of dance in the Windy City. For me, that has included a number of illuminating full-length works from out-of-towners like Bebe Miller and Okwui Okpokwasili, Hubbard Street and Giordano on the same two nights at our city’s grandest […]