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STOMPING GROUNDS featuring Natya Dance Theatre and Trinity Irish Dance Company

  • National Museum of Mexican Art 1852 West 19th Street Chicago, IL, 60608 United States (map)

STOMPING GROUNDS is a free two-month citywide celebration of authentic, rhythmic dance companies from a variety of world cultures, including American tap, Spanish, Mexican, African, Indian, Native American, Hip-hop, and Irish dance. The series culminates with the grand finale at the Pritzker Pavilion in Milennium Park on Thursday, June 7.

The series visits Pilsen on Saturday, April 28th at the National Museum of Mexican Art. This event will feature the Mexican Folk Dance Company of Chicago alongside Natya Dance Theatre and Trinity Irish Dance Company in a narrated performance and Q&A with the audience. Our events are free and open to the public, but if you would like to support the arts and STOMPING GROUNDS, you may reserve a supporter ticket (available for purchase beginning Feb 14).

NOTE: Ticket holders are allowed priority entry up to 10 minutes before showtime, otherwise seats will be given to those on the waitlist.

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STOMPING GROUNDS is Supported By:
-- The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) of the City of Chicago
-- Chicago Free For All Fund
-- Doris Duke Foundation
-- Dance USA

STOMPING GROUNDS Partner Venues:
-- Beverly Arts Center
-- Chicago Cultural Center
-- DuSable Museum of African American History
-- Garfield Park Conservatory
-- Irish American Heritage Center
-- National Museum of Mexican Art
-- Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park