Benedictine artist-in-residence to perform new work

LISLE – Chicago choreographer and Benedictine University's spring 2014 Artist-in-Residence Emily Stein will present “Corps/Corpus,” a new work-in-progress, at 7 p.m. March 12 at the Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B., Art Gallery, on the fifth floor of Kindlon Hall on the university campus, 5700 College Road, according to a college news release.

Stein will perform a solo piece and a professional troupe will perform a work she choreographed for five dancers.

The performance will also include excerpts from her show, “Secret Experiments in Ballet #2.”

Stein is a faculty member at the Dance Center of Columbia College and the Joffrey Ballet's Bridge Program.

The performance is free, but seating is limited.

For more information, contact Karin Hadley at or 630-829-6274.