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Open the Circle's Kickoff Event presented by The Era Footwork Crew

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Links Hall

3111 North Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60618

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This show features The Era's work as dancers, choreographers, poets and dance filmmakers. Following their performance, the show will conclude with a panel discussion about Chicago footwork's history and future, and on how footwork relates to the work of Open the Circle, a Chicago nonprofit devoted to racial justice through the arts.
Names of Performers: : Jamal "Litebulb" Oliver, Brandon "Chief Manny" Calhoun, Sterling "Steelo" Lofton, Jemal "P-Top" De La Cruz, with films by William "Wills" Glasspiegel, and guest appearances from Kanesha "Murdamomy" Sheridan and Crystal "Queen Crystal" James.


Open the Circle is a new nonprofit devoted to channelling resources into grassroots creative projects in marginalized communities. The Era Footwork Crew is Chicago's leading footwork dance crew and creative collective, featuring Litebulb, Chief Manny, Steelo, P-Top and Wills. They have performed at prestigious venues from PS-1 MoMA to the Arts Club of Chicago, and have collaborated with artists like Chance the Rapper, DJ Rashad and Jamila Woods. Beyond performance, The Era's work is also focused on dance...

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