We’re SO Excited!  There’s a New Class for You Online

Gentle Modern Dance 

4 weeks-Tuesdays 3:15-4:00   July 14 to August 4    Pay what you can starting at  $7/class 

Gentle Modern Dance class is designed for the challenges & delights of dancing throughout all of your life. Be open to exploring movement and discover your very own style of dance.  Enjoy dance using techniques that honor & respect the body while gaining the benefits of emotional, artistic and spiritual satisfaction. Movement material draws from modern dance, ballet and yoga with a good dose of improvisation and just plain FUN

Payment is through Zelle or check to Perceptual Motion, Inc. 4057 N. Damen Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, Il. 60618

Email us at pmidance@gmail.com and we’ll send you registration info. 


Ongoing Zoom Classes

Tai Chi for Elders-Mondays 4:00-4:45

Tai Chi for Elders-Tuesdays 10:05-11:05

E-mail pmidance@gmail.com for the links.

If there are any additional classes you would like us to offer, (Gentle yoga, Chair yoga, Kids dance, Family dance ) please let us know!  

More Info on Registration and Pricing in Upcoming Shows


   Performances are postponed until Further Notice 

 We will reschedule when possible once the CDC and other responsible agencies have determined it safe. 

Please check back often 

Be safe, healthy and calm. We are sorry for any inconvenience the postponements have caused you 

Please consider a donation to Perceptual Motion, Inc.  Our costs in preparing to present the concert and workshop have been considerable. Some cannot be recouped. All of our earned income sources have been cancelled for an indefinite time. Your donation would help us with at least some of these expenses while we determine how to continue to serve you. https://www.artful.ly/perceptual-motion-inc


Past Events & Performances

The Chicago Line on Lake Michigan



DITS 2019 Chicago Line

Dancing in the Square

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.  Unit 1  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!  

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!  

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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Contact: pmidance@gmail.com