Chicago Dance Digest

Chicago Dance Digest is devoted to bringing you the latest news and events from Chicago's dance scene. Emily is a lifelong dancer and writer, and current dance critic for Clef Notes Concert Journal for the Arts, who has created Chicago Dance Digest, a blog devoted entirely to dance in Chicago. Thank you for stopping by!
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Break dance fans, get ready to for the Flying Steps to bring their world renowned moves to the Civic Opera House in June with Red Bull Flying Bach. In Red Bull Flying Bach, you’ll experience Johann Sebastian Bach like you never have before. The Flying Steps will perform eye-popping urban dance – power moves, head spins, flairs, freezes, popping-and-locking – paired with Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier performed live by Christoph Hagel, opera director and pianist extraordinaire.  Red Bull Flying Bach has sold out theaters around the world, including in Austria, Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Iceland, Japan, Russia and Sweden. Check out the Flying Steps on Facebook:

Tickets, ranging from $24 to $88, are now on sale by visiting at: or by visiting the Civic Opera House box office.  Red Bull Flying Bach will be performed over two weekends only:  Friday and Saturday evenings, June 20, 21, 27 & 28, at 7:30 pm, and Sunday afternoons, June 22 & 29, at 2 pm.