Chicago Dance Month

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Join us for our beloved Chicago Dance Month this April 2018! This annual month-long celebration highlights the legacy, breadth, and artistic richness of the Chicago dance community by promoting a wealth of dance performances, educational opportunities, and other events, in partnership with dance companies and arts organizations across the city. As a megaphone for dance in Chicago, join us as we promote the groundbreaking dance being created in our community!

During the month of April, receives 31,500 page views with 9,000 unique visitors to our website. Partnerships in previous years with organizations such as Navy Pier, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, The Palmer House, and Chicago Architecture Foundation, has exposed the art form of dance to new audiences throughout Chicago.

New for 2018, our Chicago Dance Month Brochure will feature events from March 19 – May 13, 2018. 10,000 of our 16 full-color page brochures will be distributed to numerous locations in the Chicagoland area. Ensure your free calendar listing by posting your Dance Month performances on the Events Calendar by February 1, 2018.

Producing a site-specific work? Presenting a world-premier piece? Submit an application to become a Chicago Dance Month Featured Event! Featured events will receive a free half page (7.375×4.75”) placement in our Dance Month Brochure! Feature event applications are due January 22, 2018. Click HERE to see an example of a featured event, calendar listings, and advertising placements in our 2018 Dance Month Brochure.

Audience Architects is offering three paid performance opportunities at our Chicago Dance Month Opening Celebration, Mid Month Pop-up, and Closing Celebration. We are also offering week-long residencies from March 26-May 13 in the Dance Studio at the Chicago Cultural Center during Chicago Dance Month. All performances and residencies will be promoted in the Chicago Dance Month brochure, online calendar and e-blasts. Applications are due Friday, February 2nd at 11:59pm. Click HERE for a full list of requirements and to apply today!

From Ballet to Butoh, and all styles in between, Chicago Dance Month offers something for everyone. Go See Dance!

 If you have any questions about participation and opportunities, please email Surinder at  surinder@audiencearchitects.comIf you are interested in advertising in our 2018 Chicago Dance Month brochure, please contact