We are celebrating 30 years of dance!

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.

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Upcoming Performances:

Saturday April 12, One Night Only! Balance of Desire 

 Come celebrate Perceptual Motion, Inc.’s 30 years of dance!  We’ll perform at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago, Il. at 7:30 pm.  Featuring premieres, old favorites, guest artist Harvard Vallance, original music by Blanche Blacke and performed live by Shakura World Theatre.  Definitely NOT to be missed!  

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 By Mail: $20    Send checks to Perceptual Motion, Inc. 4057 N. Damen Ave.  Chicago, Il. 60618     

Online through Eventbrite: $20 (plus $2 processing) http://balanceofdesire.eventbrite.com    

 Tickets at the Door : $30– cash or check only


Past Performances:

February 27, 2014  Noontime Performance at the Harold Washington Library Cindy Pritzker Auditorium.  Featuring a lecture demonstration on the collaboration between Lin Shook and composer Blanche Blacke.  Live music  performed live by Shakura World Theatre.  Also performing  favorites from PMI’s  repertory and  excerpts of works to be premiered at our 30th anniversary concert on Saturday April 12 at the Ruth Page center for the Arts.

January 11, 2014    DuPage Childrens’ Museum Performance & Workshop on “Monumental” exhibit.  exhibit.  9:30 &  10:30 am.  301 N. Washington St., Naperville, Il.   This performance/workshop was a huge successs despite the wintery weather.  One child loved it so much he stayed for the second performance!

Ravenswood Artwalk 2013  was Saturday October 5  at Beyond Design, 4515  N. Ravenswood. Several kids  enjoyed dance  class on the patio.  We did Tai Chi outside and inside, then PMI dancers gave a mini dance performance. Thanks to all who came out and supported us!