The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

Dance department defends against mumps outbreak

Dance department defends against mumps outbreak

By Ashni Gandhi February 29, 2016

With spring weather quickly approaching, the mumps virus has reappeared within the University. Mumps, a highly contagious virus that affects the parotid glands, is confirmed to have spread to the dance...

Nora, a 2008 dance documentary by Alla Kovgan, was one of the first films screened on Sept. 2 as part of the Dance Film Festivals first night.

The Art Theater Co-op hosts inaugural Dance Film Festival

By Alexander Vassiliadis September 17, 2014

A theater has a wide variety of purposes. From movies to gatherings, certain theaters specialize in showing different types of art, and for The Art Theater Co-op, a combination of dance and film took place...

Sam Black, a company member of Mark Morris Dance Group, leads a class of Univeristy of Illinois students at the Nevada Dance Complex on Mar. 10, 2014.

Seven University students to participate in Mark Morris Shadow Program

March 13, 2014

It is not every day a teacher tells his students to begin class by tapping their heads or rolling on the ground from side to side. However, this is precisely how class began for the 14 University dance...

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