Participating Companies Include:

  • Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago
  • Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
  • River North Chicago Dance Company
  • Luna Negra Dance Theater
  • Ron de Jesus Dance
  • WHEN:             Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012

                            5:00 p.m. – Gala Reception –

                      Hilton Chicago Grand Ball Room

                               (720 S. Michigan Ave.)

    8:00 p.m. – Dance for Life Performance              Auditorium Theatre

    (50 E. Congress Pkwy.)

    *Complimentary shuttle bus service provided between the two venues.

    Experience the best dance Chicago has to offer

    as six of the city’s top dance companies join together for

    one spectacular night on stage in this year’s Dance for Life.

    With electrifying and poignant choreography, Dance for Life

    is the Midwest’s largest performing arts fundraiser for HIV/AIDS,

    having raised more than $4 million to support care, education,

    and prevention in the Chicagoland area.


    This year, Dance for Life hosts two exciting, world-premiere performances by renowned choreographers Randy Duncan and Harrison McEldowney.


    A silent auction and raffle will also be held.


    Funds raised through Dance for Life benefit the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, the Dancers’ Fund and the Chicago Women’s AIDS Project.

    $50-$75 (performance only)

    $175-$500 (includes admission to 5:00 p.m. gala reception and premiere seating at the performance)

    To purchase tickets, please call 312-431-2357

    or visit