Press Items

aMID Festival a Celebration of Movement

February 3rd, 2016

Performers threw themselves against the wall, stood nearly motionless practically balanced on their heads for Read more »

Wisdom of the Body @Links Hall and The GYM at Northwestern

February 3rd, 2016

It’s been a marvelous winter for vintage dancers, from the aMID festival at Links Hall Read more »


February 1st, 2016

Stop. Return. Continue. In Smith/Wymore Disappearing Acts’s “Zero Return,” a Chicago extension of the group’s project “Number Read more »

Review: Older dancers of aMID Festival more individual than ever

January 29th, 2016

Dancers, like other living creatures, get old. So what? As the aMID Festival begins its Read more »

Vintage Bodies Explore @LinksHall

January 25th, 2016

I don’t know why it has taken the modern dance form so long to take Read more »

aMID Festival: A Winter Night’s Dream

January 24th, 2016

“How do I invite you to make sure you’re comfortable in here?” said Deborah Hay, Read more »

Older dancers having serious fun at aMID festival

January 23rd, 2016

The older dancer-choreographers on the aMID Festival’s first program were clearly there to have fun. Read more »

aMID Festival Review- Great Dance Performers in Mid-Career

January 22nd, 2016

This month, Zephyr Dance and Links Hall, 3111 N. Western, Chicago are hosting two programs called the” aMID Read more »

Older dancers take back the stage for upcoming aMID festival

January 18th, 2016

“Who Wants to See That?” — “that” being old people dancing — is an actual Read more »

Unexpected Beauty: Michelle Kranicke, Bebe Miller and Deborah Hay Talk Dance, Ageism and the Experience of Socially Conscious Performance

January 14th, 2016

Among the most exciting dance performances taking place in this young 2016 season is a Read more »