Kevin Durnbaugh — Artistic Director
Kevin has immersed himself Chicago's arts scene since graduating from Northwestern in June 2006. He has built scenery with Ravenswood Studios, designed props for Lookingglass Theatre, danced A LOT, designed scenery for Redtwist Theatre and performed in various musicals. Favorite shows include Knute Rockne: All American at Theater at the Center, and Kiss Me Kate with Light Opera Works. In addition to being a part of the Be the Groove ensemble and directing team, he is currently a company member of the Jump Rhythm Jazz Project under the direction of Billy Siegenfeld. With JRJP, he performs across the globe and teaches their unique rhythmic style to dancers everywhere. Kevin has also recently embarked as a teaching artist with the non-profit Urban Gateways. He is very thankful to everyone he's worked alongside, especially Tarah.