An evening packed with extraordinary foot drummers and percussive arts masters from around the globe sharing the stage – Superstars Caleb Teicher and Sam Weber join forces for a classic American tap duet; the amazing Ayodele Casel returns to Rhythm World with her extraordinary improvisational repartee; CHRP’s Stone Soup Rhythms ensemble will premiere innovative, multi-dimensional choreography led by Dani Borak, Artist in Residence; and, virtuoso Cartier Williams will perform his newest show, Zigity Bop! with special guests Star Dixon, Luke Hickey, Aqura Lacey, Tokumi Watanabe and Lacey Thomas.
JUBA! performances are on Friday, July 20 and Saturday, July 21 and both shows are completely distinct. For more information about the line-up for Saturday's performance, or to purchase tickets, click here.
The JUBA! concerts are the culminating events of Chicago's prized citywide festival, Rhythm World. Rhythm World runs July 16–22 and includes scores of courses, master classes, and workshops, the 18th Annual Youth Tap Ensemble Conference, a STOMP intensive focusing on body drumming and found-object percussion and a comprehensive Teacher Certification program. For more information about the festival, click here.