Chris Schlichting is a Minnesota-based choreographer and performer. He was named Best Choreographer by City Pages for his work Matching Drapes, which also received two Sage Awards, including one for Best Performance and one for Best Design. He is a 2015 McKnight Choreography Fellow, administered by The Cowles Center and funded by the McKnight Foundation, and the first recipient of Lumberyard’s Solange MacArthur Award for New Choreography. Schlichting has been presented by venues throughout Minnesota, including the Walker Art Center, the Cowles Center, The Southern Theater, the Bryant Lake Bowl, the Red Eye Theater and many more; in New York at Danspace Project, The Chocolate Factory and as a frequent contributor to CATCH! performance series; the American Dance Institute in Rockville, MD; Legion Arts in Cedar Rapids, IA; ODC in San Francisco, CA; Velocity in Seattle, WA; Fusebox Festival in Austin,TX; the Storefront Theater (Chicago, IL).
Catch Chris at the Festival!
MASTERCLASS – Wednesday, May 1st. 9:30-11:30AM
PRE-SHOW DISCUSSION – Thursday, May 2nd. 6:30-7:30PM
Thursday, May 2nd. 7:30PM
Friday, May 3rd. 7:30PM
Saturday, May 4th. 2PM AND 7:30PM