Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Fact Sheet

  • First entry in the WTTW Presents series
  • Hour-long retrospective
  • Premiered April 1999

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: Always in Motion

A retrospective on Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC), and its artistic director Lou Conte. Clips and interviews take viewers back into the late 1970's when Conte founded Hubbard Street, and new rehearsal and performance footage showcases the ground breaking international collaborations currently undertaken by the company. Praised by the Chicago Sun-Times for its dynamic presentation of dance on television.

Related Information

  • Received three and a half stars from Chicago Sun-Times
  • HSDC has performed in Italy, Ireland and Portugal

Notes and Quotes

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: Always in Motion is exceptionally revealing... the pieces have been filmed with exemplary musicality...Under Matt Hoffman's skillful direction, the program's rehearsal and studio performance sequences have been sensitively filmed.
Chicago Sun-Times

HMS Media is extremely creative, and they are efficient, accommodating, pleasant and good at their craft. And they truly work as a team.
–Gail Kalver, General Manager, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago