Ten pictorial insights into what makes Foster Dance Studios the coolest dance studio, school and performance center in Chicagoland

From Saturday night's Foster Dance Studios' Together Unique Performance

From last Saturday night's Foster Dance Studios' FDCo Together Unique Performance (January 13, 2018 at Nichols Hall at the Music Institute of Chicago in downtown Evanston. For a discussion of the strong, modern women who guided FDS through some touch times over the last few months as it made the journey to the successful Together Unique performance, visit here.

 

FDS students mingling with each other in their dance attire, as Ronn Stewart would have wanted, prior to his October 29, 2017 Memorial Service at Regina High School in Wilmette, IL

FDS students mingling with each other in their dance attire, as the late Ronn Stewart would have wanted, prior to his October 29, 2017 Memorial Service at Regina High School in Wilmette, IL. For a discussion of the Memorial Service, including excerpts of Executive Director Kathryn Ebert's remarks at the service, please visit here.

 

David Maurice, interim artistic director at Cocodaco dance project, celebrates by dancing in the end zone after a successful performance of Together United on Saturday night

David Maurice, interim artistic director at Cocodaco Dance Project, FDS Faculty member and one of  Together Unique's five choreographers, celebrates by dancing in the end zone after a successful performance of FDCo's Together Unique on last Saturday night.

 

FDS Executive Director Kathryn Ebert and Sam Watson, Artist in residence at University of Arizona and long time collaborator with Ron Stewart, both of whom gave key speeches at the Oct. 29, 2017 Ronn Stewart Memorial Service, chat after the service.

FDS's co-founder (2011), co-owner and  Executive Director Kathryn Jones Ebert and Sam Watson, Artist in residence at University of Arizona and long time collaborator with the late Ron Stewart, pictured talking, above. Ebert and Watson, both of whom gave memorable speeches about Stewart's world wide impactful, improvisional dance vision and inspiration at Stewart's Oct. 29, 2017 Wilmette Memorial Service, chat after the service.

 

From last Saturday night's FDS Together United performance

From last Saturday night's "Together Unique," 7th Annual FDCo 7th Annual winter performance.

 

Jana Schneider, Interim Artistic Director of Foster Dance Studios, at a taping of Public Affairs, on December, 21, 2017

Jana Schneider, Interim Artistic Director of Foster Dance Studios, at a taping of the TV show Public Affairs, on December, 21, 2017 [Watch here]

 

From last Saturday night's FDCo Together United performance

From last Saturday night's FDCo Together Unique performance at Nichols Hall in Evanston, IL

 

Executive Director Kathryn Jones Ebert with long time friends at Ronn Stewart's Memorial Service at Regina High School

Executive Director Kathryn Jones Ebert with long time friends at Ronn Stewart's Memorial Service at Regina High School

 

From last Saturday night's FDS's Together Unique preformance

From last Saturday night's FDCo Together Unique Seventh Annual winter show.  For a detailed discussion of the individual Company performances comprising the show, please visit here.

 

Kathryn Ebert, Executive Director of Foster Dance Studios, joins David Maurice by showing some dance moves in the endzone as they celebrate the successful "Together United," production."

Kathryn Jones Ebert (Center stage, with flowers), David Maurice (off picture) and Jana Schneider (far stage left, with flowers) join FDCo students as they all show some very cool, contemporary dance moves in the end zone, celebrating last  Saturday  night's successful "Together Unique," production at downtown Evanston's Music Institute of Chicago's Nichols Hall.

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