Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago Tickets
Make your way to the upcoming Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago show, where one of Chicago’s leading dance companies will perform some of the most fantastic and mind blowing routines. Remember to get your hands on Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago tickets without any further delay
The Giordano Dance Chicago Company was established with the mission of entertaining and captivating audiences throughout the world by showcasing diverse variety of dance routines and styles. Even though the company primarily focused on reviving and keeping alive the true essence of jazz dance, the routines have also started incorporating a contemporary spirit as well. This is done to attract audiences of all ages so that the greatest level of interest can be established. The Giordano Dance Chicago was founded in the year 1963 as the Dance Incorporated Chicago. The name of the company was then changed to the Giordano Dance Chicago in 1966. Initially the company held live performances on the Chicago Public Television Station. Then in 1974, the company was invited to tour throughout Soviet Union after a performance in front of the Bolshoi Ballet Company. This made the Giordano Dance Chicago, the first American jazz dance company to perform throughout Russia.
This year, this dance institution is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary and jazz dance lovers are in for a treat as they can really look forward to an unforgettable show. In these fifty years, the Giordano Dance Company has performed in various countries such as France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, Japan, Guatemala, Brazil and the Bahamas. The company is also a part of the Jazz Dance World Congress, which is a biannual event in which dance performances are held on a national and international level. Some of the places where the Giordano Dance Chicago has performed includes the Kennedy Center which is located in Washington D.C., the Chukio University in Japan, University at Buffalo, Phoenix, Mexico, Germany, Costa Rica and Point Park University located in Philadelphia.
Over the years the company has grown to become one of the most recognized residential companies in Chicago. Chicago Sun-Times mentioned that the Giordano Dance Chicago Company now belongs to the leading ranks of the companies present in the area of Chicago. Due to its substantial efforts and contribution to jazz dances the company was honored with the Chicago Dance Award in 2004 for the spectacular dance routine that was presented by the company in the "Ron De Jesus’ Prey" show. A review in the Dance Magazine in the year 2012, stated the company as bringing forth breathtaking performances that are surely a burst of joy.
Apart from performing regular shows and routines on an annual basis, the company also holds educational and outreach programs that help serve the community. The dance company features over three hundred dance classes annually in their dance program. This program is celebrating its sixth anniversary this year. The students in these programs are given tickets to regular shows so that they can get motivated by seeing what the happiness and joy that they are capable of providing to the people.
The Giordano Dance Company has moved to the American Rhythm Center since September 2012 and is now situated in one of Chicago’s historic landmarks that promote the fine arts. The company’s founder Gus Giordano has worked effortlessly with his company since its incorporation and worked until he passed away in 2008. His place is now taken by Nan Giordano, who is also the artistic director and Michael McStraw, the executive director. The dance team consists of a total of seventeen members, all of who are professional, experienced and critically acclaimed dancers. Watch these qualified dancers light up the stage with magnificent jazz styles at the upcoming Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago show. Those interested can buy Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago tickets as they are up for grabs now. Remember to purchase your tickets as soon as you can to confirm your attendance for the event.