The 2019-2020 Auroris Dance Company presents “Renegade” on January 23 through 25, 2020 in the Niles North Auditorium Theater, 9800 North Lawler, Skokie. There will be a free community performance at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 23 and main performances will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 24 and Saturday, January 25. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $10 (50% of all ticket sales benefit the Niles North Fine Arts Parents and Patrons) and doors will open at 6:45 p.m. If you have any ticket questions, please contact Deanna Sortino at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-626-2562. The dancers will be performing all different styles of dance including jazz, modern, hip-hop, Broadway, Latin, and tap!
Guest choreographers include Connie Sweeney, Walter Maybell, Marcus Ambubuyog (NN Alum), Lauryn Schmelzer (NN Alum), Zoe Hertz (NN Alum), and Chris Chueng (NN Alum). The company consists of 32 dancers under the guidance of Artistic Director Deanna Sortino, Assistant Director Zoe Hertz and Hip-Hop Assistant Director Chris Chueng. Captains are Maya Bral, Emily Feingold-Fisher, Kalliope Kobotis, Mia Vuckovic, and Olivia Hilby.
The Auroris dancers include: Albert Luna, Alexis Chiet, Alex Taylor, Anjani Padhiar, Ben Lehrer, Britney Le, Danielle Lehrer, Diana Evangelista, Dina Kaiser, Emily Feingold-Fisher, Grace Antonesi, Jade Lajeune, Jadean Warburton, Jaime Neuman, Joshua Abello, Kalliope Kobotis, Kayli Sarris, Kylle Basillo, Maya Bral, Mia Vuckovic, Miranda Estrada, Monica Guerrero, Myka Punzalan, Neiko Gaoiran, Norah Vaughan, Olivia Hilby, Olivia Yoshioka, Psalm DeVera, Stefan Westerberg, Summer Lee, Virak Khouen, and Zoe Lau.