Mordine & Co. Dance announces 2009-2010 season | Newcity Stage
Here's the press release from Mordine & Co. Dance: MORDINE & CO. DANCE THEATER ANNOUNCES 2009-2010 SEASON SEASON FEATURES A SERIES OF COLLABORATIONS WITH INNOVATIVE MULTI-DISCIPLINARY ARTISTS IN UNEXPECTED SPACES, CULMINATING IN A WORLD PREMIERE, PLUS THE SECOND ANNUAL "NEXT" FESTIVAL CHICAGO—Mordine & Company Dance Theater, the longest running contemporary dance company in the Midwest, celebrates "40 Years of Moving Dance Forward" with its 2009-2010 Season. The season highlights Artistic Director Shirley Mordine's renewed interest in creating greater intimacy with audiences, in a series of events that explore boundary breaking techniques as found in commedia del arte, to provide a fresh direction for the Company. In the year ahead, Mordine & Co. will work with a variety of innovative collaborators, including the development of a new piece with experimental jazz musician Doug Lofstrom and the New Quartet. The season lineup includes performances at experimental dance