Linkages Partnerships is the umbrella that covers all of Links Hall’s programs that are predominantly in-kind partnerships with artists or collectives
j e l l o is a monthly series (co-hosted by Links Hall and Elastic Arts) for dance artists to experiment, create, risk, and try. Co-managed by Tuli Bera and Carla Gruby.
Nasty, Brutish & Short: a puppet cabaret (co-presented with Rough House Theater) is a quarterly short-form puppet cabaret series co-curated by Maddy Low and Grace Needlman.
Set Free (co-produced with The Watering Can) is a six month progress in performance series for four dance artists working in set composition and free improvisation led by Jessica Marasa.
Workshops, Classes and Jams
Chicago Contact Improvisation Jam takes place every Sunday at Links Hall (since 1978!) co-facilitated by Kristina Fluty, Daniel Halkin, Claire Tallon Ruen, and Rob Welcher.
Get Your Ass to Class series is an intermediate technique class offered quarterly created by Erin Kilmurray.
Sis, U Belong Here is a bi-monthly creative gathering and space-making workshop series for Black women curated by veronica precious bohanan.
Tai Chi Chuan takes place every Sunday at Links Hall led by Hau Kum and Peter Kniep.
Links Hall dedicates 30+ weeks each season to co-presented one-night and weekend performances of works by self-producing artists. Solo, group and shared bill presentations which align with Links Hall’s mission are all eligible for Linkage Partnership consideration.