Visions
Sep
13
to Sep 15

Visions

Experience an evening of classical and contemporary Chinese dance at Visions, a dance concert featuring works inspired by visual art. Soar above the clouds with colorful silk “kites,” see Buddhist sculptures come to life, and more. Program includes the Chicago premiere of “Bodhisattva” by Zibo Geng, repertory work “Flying Kites,” as well as original work by Irene Hsiao.

Tickets: $10 - $15
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Dance to China!
Aug
18
2:00 PM14:00

Dance to China!

  • Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Free Admission!

Travel through China with Yin He Dance Company! Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression. Program includes cultural lessons and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart.

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2nd Annual Student Recital
Jun
15
12:00 PM12:00

2nd Annual Student Recital

Come see what our students have been learning all year!

Admission is free!

Yin He Dance Center provides low cost classes in ballet, Chinese classical, Chinese folk, and hip hop for students of all ages. Our studio is rooted in Chicago's Chinese American community and offers classes that reflect our heritage and diversity. For more information, contact us at info@yinhedance.org.

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Open Studio Showing
Apr
13
8:00 PM20:00

Open Studio Showing

$5 Suggested Donation

Preview our 2019/2020 season! Stop by to see new and developing works by Yin He Dance Company followed by a brief Q&A session. Come with questions!

Light refreshment will be available.

Yin He Dance Company was founded to present quality traditional and contemporary Chinese dance to audiences in the Greater Chicago area. Rooted in movement traditions found in Chinese culture, Yin He seeks to present works that reflect contemporary life while honoring the customs of those who came before us.

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Lunar New Year Celebration @ Chinatown Public Library
Feb
2
3:00 PM15:00

Lunar New Year Celebration @ Chinatown Public Library

free admission! Come see performances by students from Yin He Dance Center as well as special appearances by Yin He Dance Company.

Celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. We'll see you there!

Saturday, February 2, 2019, 3:00 - 4:00pm

Chinatown Public Library
2100 South Wentworth Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616

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Vice and Virtue
Sep
30
7:00 PM19:00

Vice and Virtue

As part of Links Hall's 40th anniversary season, Yin He Dance Company presents Vice and Virtue, an evening of classical and contemporary dance which explores a world dominated by perception and the male gaze through a series of works whose inspiration ranges from today's social media era to 17th century Chinese ghost literature. In addition to featuring original choreography by Artistic Director Angela Tam, Vice and Virtue also seeks to reframe classic Chinese work, Taoyao (桃夭) and others through the voices and experiences of women.

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Vice and Virtue
Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

Vice and Virtue

As part of Links Hall's 40th anniversary season, Yin He Dance Company presents Vice and Virtue, an evening of classical and contemporary dance which explores a world dominated by perception and the male gaze through a series of works whose inspiration ranges from today's social media era to 17th century Chinese ghost literature. In addition to featuring original choreography by Artistic Director Angela Tam, Vice and Virtue also seeks to reframe classic Chinese work, Taoyao (桃夭) and others through the voices and experiences of women.

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Vice and Virtue
Sep
28
7:00 PM19:00

Vice and Virtue

As part of Links Hall's 40th anniversary season, Yin He Dance Company presents Vice and Virtue, an evening of classical and contemporary dance which explores a world dominated by perception and the male gaze through a series of works whose inspiration ranges from today's social media era to 17th century Chinese ghost literature. In addition to featuring original choreography by Artistic Director Angela Tam, Vice and Virtue also seeks to reframe classic Chinese work, Taoyao (桃夭) and others through the voices and experiences of women.

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Dance to China! - Wentworth Gardens Park
Aug
1
1:00 PM13:00

Dance to China! - Wentworth Gardens Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Dance to China! - Tuley Park
Jul
31
2:00 PM14:00

Dance to China! - Tuley Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Dance to China! - Shabbona Park
Jul
25
7:00 PM19:00

Dance to China! - Shabbona Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Lunar New Year Celebration @ Chinatown Public Library
Feb
10
3:30 PM15:30

Lunar New Year Celebration @ Chinatown Public Library

free admission! Come see performances by Yin He Dance Company and students.

Celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. We'll see you there!

Saturday, February 10, 2018, 3:30 - 4:30pm

Chinatown Public Library
2100 South Wentworth Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616

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Juicebox - Garfield Park Conservatory
Feb
3
11:00 AM11:00

Juicebox - Garfield Park Conservatory

Come celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. Free admission!

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 11 - 11:45am

Garfield Park Conservatory
Preston Bradley Hall, 3rd floor
300 N. Central Park Ave. 
Chicago, IL 60624

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Juicebox - Chicago Cultural Center
Feb
2
11:00 AM11:00

Juicebox - Chicago Cultural Center

Come celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. Free admission!

Friday, February 2, 2018, 11 - 11:45am

Chicago Cultural Center
Preston Bradley Hall, 3rd floor
78 E. Washington St. 
Chicago, IL 60602

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Dance to China! - Ping Tom Memorial Park
Sep
1
6:30 PM18:30

Dance to China! - Ping Tom Memorial Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Dance to China! - Armour Square Park
Jul
7
2:00 PM14:00

Dance to China! - Armour Square Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Dance to China! - Revere Park
Jun
30
7:00 PM19:00

Dance to China! - Revere Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Yin He Dance Company Open Studio
May
13
8:00 PM20:00

Yin He Dance Company Open Studio

$5 Suggested Donation

Stop by and see new works by Yin He Dance Company. All are invited to check out some of the latest repertoire our dancers and choreographers have been working on since the renovation of our new space earlier this year.

Light refreshment will be served. DIY bar.

Yin He Dance Company was founded to present quality traditional and contemporary Chinese dance to audiences in the Greater Chicago area. Rooted in movement traditions found in Chinese culture, Yin He seeks to present works that reflect us and our world while honoring the customs of those who came before us.

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Spring Hip Hop Party!
Apr
22
to Apr 24

Spring Hip Hop Party!

Free Hip Hop and Kpop classes for kids and adults.

Saturday, April 22
1:00pm - 2:00pm | Hip Hop | ages 8 - 12
2:00pm - 3:00pm | Kpop | adult

Monday, April 24
4:30pm - 5:30pm | Hip Hop | ages 6 - 8
5:30pm - 6:30pm | Kpop | Teens
6:30pm - 7:30pm | Hip Hop | adult

For more information, contact us at info@yinhedance.org or at 312.869.2572.

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Lunar New Year Celebration
Feb
4
3:00 PM15:00

Lunar New Year Celebration

free admission!

Come celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. We'll see you there!

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2016 Fall Benefit
Nov
5
7:00 PM19:00

2016 Fall Benefit

  • Future Home of Yin He Dance Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for an evening in support of the arts! Enjoy complimentary appetizers, cash bar, raffle prizes, and live performances by the company including work-in-progress showings by Dollie Diaz and Angela Tam.

Saturday, November 5, 2016
7pm - 10pm

547 W 31st Street
Chicago, IL 60616

$50, free drink with admission
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2667377

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Dance to China! - McKinley Park
Jul
28
6:00 PM18:00

Dance to China! - McKinley Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Dance to China! - Margate Park
Jul
13
6:00 PM18:00

Dance to China! - Margate Park

Free Admission!

Learn Chinese culture through dance! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities. Through dances from China's different regions and ethnic enclaves, audiences can see first-hand how dance transcends linguistic and cultural boundaries as a means of expression.

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Introduction to Classical Chinese Dance Workshop
Mar
15
to May 17

Introduction to Classical Chinese Dance Workshop

  • Intrigue Dance and Performing Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Tuesdays, March 15 - May 17, 10 sessions total
7:00pm - 8:00pm
$120

Learn the basics of classical Chinese dance through this weekly workshop series for adults. Both delicate and strong, classical Chinese dance features intricate gestures, circular motions, and use of breathe stemming from  Chinese movement traditions such as ancient court dance and opera as well as ballet.

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Lunar New Year Celebration
Feb
6
3:00 PM15:00

Lunar New Year Celebration

free admission!

Come celebrate the new year with us at this all-ages family program featuring dances from China’s different regions and ethnic enclaves! Learn and play through performances, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities that are sure to thrill those both young and young-at-heart. We'll see you there!

Download the flyer here!

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Sep
26
5:10 PM17:10

Chinatown Moon Festival Celebration

@ Chinatown Square

Come out and celebrate with us! We'll be making a short appearance on the main stage at 5:10pm and 6:20pm. The celebration continues all day from noon to 9pm. Other event highlights include a dumpling eating contest, games, raffle, and performances by the Jesse White Tumbling Team and Movement Revolution.  More information can be found at http://www.moonfestchicago.com/.

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