UPCOMING -The Wine & Chocolate Benefit!

November 9    Wine & Chocolate Benefit-tickets at  https://www.artful.ly/store/events/18747

7-10 pm St. Andrews Greek Church Auditorium 5649 N. Sheridan Road  Chicago, Il.   

Free Parking in the church lot,  non-alcoholic beverages also served. 

See a performance, learn a new dance, shop our purse boutique and silent auction. Enjoy fabulous wine, decadent chocolate and elegant appetizers.

Always a good time!

Proceeds support our programs for elders and children and make it possible for us to offer you free events like Dancing in the Square, noontime performances at the Harold Washington Library and the Chicago line to name a few.


The Purse Boutique:

In 20 minutes buy the purse of your desires for $20.  There’s a prize in each one ranging from $5-$100!



























We performed the Chicago Line on Montrose beach at sunrise on Labor Day.  Amazing ! Even a dog joined us…












July 2019

Dancing in the Square 2019 was Sunday July 14. It was hot, steamy and lots of fun!Thanks to The NorthCenter Chamber of Commerce, Wintrust Bank NorthCenter, the Illinois Arts Council Agency and the people who came out to see & dance with us.

Dancing in the Square

DITS 2019 Chicago Line

Dancing in the Square


Gentle Yoga Tuesdays 1:15-2:15 

Tai Chi at Weiss Hospital Tuesdays-10:15 to 11:15

Tai Chi at Mather Edgewater Fridays 11-12:00 

Kids Yoga/dance at Pilgrim Lutheran School

These programs are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency and many generous individuals.

Please Support our Work

Donations are welcome anytime. 


Contributions to Perceptual Motion, Inc. are tax deductible and go to the very worthy cause of making the healing, empowering and joy of dance available to people of all ages. In addition to our concerts for the general public-that often include talented out of town artists- we also produce dance events like Dancing in the Square, The Chicago Line and Classes and Workshops that engage the community.   We’re small, but we deliver big benefits.  Your contributions keep us going.

There are many Ways to contribute to Perceptual Motion, Inc

1) Make a donation on-line. A donation of $50 or more will really help us reach our goals.  If you donate $100 or more, you’ll receive 2 free tickets to attend our new initiative: an exclusive “Meet the Artists” event, with a look at a new work, discussion of and hands on experiences in the choreographic process, informal talks with company members and refreshments.

2) Send a check made payable to:Perceptual Motion, Inc.  4057 N. Damen Ave.  Chicago, Il. 60618   

3) Make a monthly donation of $10 or $15. Will you really miss the Starbucks?   Small monthly amounts can make a big difference to us!  Contact us by email: pmidance@gmail.com or phone: 773-549-3958 to arrange.

4) Volunteer your time. Do you have expertise in social media, marketing, or fundraising? Or something to donate for a raffle or silent auction? Or maybe you’ve got some time to help out at an event? We are always looking for volunteers!  Contact us by email: pmidance@gmail.com or phone: 773-549-3958.

All contributions to Perceptual Motion, Inc. are tax deductible.

Thank you in advance for your generous support



Perceptual Motion is a multi-generational modern dance company comprised of dynamic and accomplished dancers in Chicago, Illinois. We dance with passion, grace, and a commitment to bringing the joy of dance into people’s lives. Perceptual Motion dancers bring a wealth of expressive wisdom from their diverse life experiences.  PMI’s (Perceptual Motion Inc.) programming explores and celebrates the powerful impact of dance in our lives. In 2006, the National Center for Creative Aging honored Perceptual Motion as one of six organizations nationwide named Selected Best Practices in Dance for Older People.


Perceptual Motion, Inc. engages dancers of mixed generations to create inspiring images and meaningful artistic experiences that open awareness, challenge perceptions, and create community.

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