BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS on WYCC!

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS returns to Chicago with new broadcasts throughout October and November on PBS-WYCC including October 31st at 8PM, November 2nd at 9PM, and November 8th at 7PM, and many more! (Make sure to check the Calender for additional airdates!)

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS on PBS-WEIU!

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS kicks off the new year with new broadcasts on PBS-OPT (Missouri) January 1st, 2014 at 4PM, and on PBS-WEIU throughout the month of January, beginning January 1st 2014 at 10:30PM! (and see more broadcasts dates on our Calender!)

THE WHITE CITY returns to Chicago February 9th 2013!

Great news!! The amazing  THE WHITE CITY story ballet is back in Chicago Feb. 9th, 2013, this time at the Morraine Valley Performing Arts Center – Dorothy Menker Theater! It won’t be back for a while, so definitely grab tickets if you get the chance… And just in case you haven’t seen it, check out […]

EMMY® NOMINATION for BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS!

We’re thrilled to announce that Kai Harding filmmaker Chris Olsen has just been nominated for his third MIDWEST EMMY®-Award… this time for the dance documentary BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS!  The film, which documents the creative process behind the Thodos Dance Chicago story ballet “THE WHITE CITY”, was recently nominated by the Chicago/Midwest chapter of the […]

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS on PBS-WIPB!

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS will air THREE TIMES during the month of October (2012) on Indiana’s PBS-WIPB (channel 49.1), to support the Indiana debut of the the Ann Reinking / Melissa Thodos story ballet THE WHITE CITY, appearing at Ball State’s Emens Auditorium on Nov 9th, 2012. The film, which presents an artistic insider’s […]

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS at the Little Rock Film Festival!

CHRIS OLSEN’S BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS TO SCREEN AT 2012 LITTLE ROCK FILM FEST Emmy Award®-winning filmmaker Chris Olsen‘s documentary on the making of  the critically acclaimed story ballet The White City: The Columbian Exposition of 1893 ( featuring co-creators Ann Reinking, Melissa Thodos and the company of  Thodos Dance Chicago) will make its Film Festival Premiere this […]

4DANCERS-“Chicago Dance Scene — Beneath the White City Lights”

Thanks so much to Catherine Tully of 4DANCERS.ORG for the great BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS Mention! “Chicago Dance Scene — Beneath the White City Lights”

ROGUE BALLERINA – “Spotlight Shines on White City Doc”

Thanks so much for the BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS coverage from ROGUE BALLERINA! (Written by: Vicki Crain, Published on 2/21/2012) (2/21/2012) Vicki Crain of ROGUE BALLERINA – “Spotlight Shines on White City Doc”  

THE ENTERTAINMENT CORNER – Beneath the White City Lights: Broadcast Debut”

Thanks again too Mireille Miskulin of the ENTERTAINMENT CORNER for another great interview!! “Beneath the White City Lights: The Making of an American Story Ballet, Broadcast Debut”

BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS on PBS-WTTW!

Exciting news!  Our new Dance documentary featuring Ann Reinking, Melissa Thodos and the company of Thodos Dance Chicago premieres Thursday, February 23, 10:30pm on WTTW11! As you may know, in early 2011, Emmy Award®-winning Chicago filmmaker Christopher Kai Olsen created nearly 50 minutes of original film projections for Thodos Dance Chicago’s  multimedia story ballet The […]