Melissa Thodos

February 15, 2016

CHICAGO REVEALED

We’ve just wrapped another short film which will premiere as part of Thodos Dance Chicago’s 2016 winter concert beginning Saturday, February 20th at the North Shore Center for the […]
February 20, 2015

CHICAGO INSPIRED

We’ve just wrapped a new short film which will premiere as part of Thodos Dance Chicago’s 2015 winter concert beginning Saturday, February 20th at the North […]
January 26, 2015

The “Lifeline” Happening at Thomas Masters Gallery

Kai Harding founder Chris Olsen recently partnered with Thodos Dance Chicago, Thomas Masters Gallery, and fashion designer Katrin Schnabl to develop a cross-disciplinary collaborative performance experience […]
December 2, 2014

Chicago Sun Times – Thodos Dance Chicago program runs the gamut of styles

Wonderful Review of the November 29th, 2014 Thodos Dance Chicago performances of WHITE CITY and more at the Auditorium Theater!! (Written by: Hedy Weiss, Published 12/2/2014) […]
September 24, 2014

EMMY®-Nomination for A LIGHT IN THE DARK!

We are incredibly proud that KAI/Harding’s founder Chris Olsen was just nominated by the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of NATAS for his fourth EMMY award for the THODOS DANCE […]
September 19, 2014

A LIGHT IN THE DARK-Live at the Doudna-10/10/14

THODOS DANCE CHICAGO‘S acclaimed story ballet “A Light in the Dark: The story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan” (co-choreographed by Melissa Thodos and Broadway legend […]
February 13, 2014

A LIGHT IN THE DARK returns to Chicago in 2014!

THODOS DANCE CHICAGO‘S acclaimed story ballet “A Light in the Dark: The story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan” (co-choreographed by Melissa Thodos and Broadway legend […]
September 2, 2013

SHINE on PBS-WTTW

We’re less than a week from the broadcast premiere of TWO new films  from filmmaker Chris Olsen ! The first film, SHINE, is a half-hour documentary […]
February 20, 2013

Excerpts from A LIGHT IN THE DARK

We thought you might enjoy a sneak peek at recent footage from our upcoming documentary about A LIGHT IN THE DARK, the new story ballet from […]
February 12, 2013

CHICAGO TRIBUNE – “Reinking, Thodos reveal inspirational story of Helen Keller”

CHICAGO TRIBUNE article on A LIGHT IN THE DARK (Written by: Sid Smith, Published on 2/12/2013) “Reinking, Thodos reveal inspirational story of Helen Keller”
February 11, 2013

A LIGHT IN THE DARK – ON FILM!

I suppose we’re not letting too many cats out of the bag, but in case you haven’t guessed already, we’re presently in production on two new […]
February 7, 2013

CHICAGO SUN TIMES – “Dancing Into the World of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan”

Another great article on A LIGHT IN THE DARK! (Written by: Hedy Weiss, Published 2/7/2013) “Dancing Into the World of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan”