Theatre: 15th century songs, modern dance

Image of Leuven Chansonnier.

The Newberry Consort performs songs from a newly-discovered music book and cocodaco Dance Project is on stage at North Shore Center for the Performing Arts. These are among the shows on stage in an around Evanston this weekend.

Newberry Consort: What’s Old is New -- The Leuven Chansonnier
Newly-discovered 15th-century masterpieces in a co-production with Les Délices, co-directed by Debra Nagy, featuring voices, winds, and strings in an elaborate multimedia presentation. A pre-concert lecture starts 30 minutes before the performance.
At Galvin Recital Hall, 70 Arts Circle, Sunday, Jan. 13, tickets $45

Statement Enclosed
cocodaco Dance Project presents “Statement Enclosed” featuring three premieres from artistic director David Maurice. cocodaco Dance Project is a community of contemporary dance companies who strive to promote, present and produce contemporary dance at a world-class level while encouraging connection, collaboration and communication through dance.
At North Shore Center, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, Jan. 11-12, tickets $25-37

The Full Monty
Based on the cult hit film of the same name, a group of unemployed steelworkers from Buffalo come up with a bold and unclothed way to make some quick cash. In preparing, they find themselves extremely exposed… not merely physically but also emotionally.
At Theo Ubique, 721 Howard St., runs through Jan. 27, tickets $25-50

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