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Dancing around definitions in Michelle Kranicke’s experimental Out and Back In Again

October 2nd, 2013

The Zephyr Dance and Defibrillator coproduction plays with boundaries—both real and imaginary. As it gains Read more »

Zephyr Dance Provides Immersive Experience at the Defibrillator Gallery

October 1st, 2013

If you’ve not seen Zephyr Dance perform in the past, this is the ideal opportunity Read more »

Up Next: Program two, FlySpace Dance Chicago

April 10th, 2013

If you missed the first weekend of FlySpace, shame on you. But here’s your second chance. Read more »

Review: Allowances and Occurrences

September 17th, 2012

Things that occurred: a group of girls chatting on the street abruptly realized there was Read more »

Zephyr Dance performs at the DEFIBRILLATOR gallery.

September 13th, 2012

In the dark of night, still art comes to life. Movement in the DEFIBRILLATOR gallery is decidedly calm Read more »

Zephyr Dance artistic director Michelle Kranicke | Interview

September 13th, 2012

Michelle Kranicke unravels a scroll of blueprints and shows me the stage layout for her Read more »

PREVIEW: Zephyr Dance, “Allowances and Occurrences”

September 11th, 2012

In her new three-hour “Allowances and Occurrences,” Zephyr artistic director Michelle Kranicke hopes for “an overlap, maybe Read more »

Zephyr Dance presents “Smeared Surfaces”

November 16th, 2011

How we see dance–as in where we sit, where we aim our eyes, what we Read more »


June 11th, 2011

During Striding Lion’s also-in-the-round collage about revisionist history and Americana,Remember the…(Alamo), each audience member saw essentially the Read more »

Chicago Reader–Critic’s Choice

June 23rd, 2010

How often do you get to sit inside a dance work? Zephyr artistic director Michelle Read more »