Past Performances

Be the Groove presents: Embrace the Fire

Theatre Building Chicago
1225 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657

Thursdays 8:00pm
Fridays 8:00pm
Saturdays 2:00pm and 8:00pm
Sundays 2:00pm

Be the Groove presents: Embrace the Fire

Pritzker Pavilion at Millenium Park Details >

Join Be the Groove and the Chicago Human Rhythm Project in Millennium Park's summer dance program, a season-long concert series held at the inspiring and iconic Gehry-designed Jay Pritzker Pavilion.

Join us on July 28 at 7:30pm, when many of Rhythm World's faculty will perform alongside youth ensembles and guests from around the globe. Don't miss this opportunity to see the largest city-sponsored concert of tap dance in the history of Chicago, featuring some of the best tap masters in the world!


See the full list of performers at CHRP's website

Navy Pier Dock Street Stage Details >

Free 30 minute performances throughout each day.

Chicago Human Rhythm Project's Windy City Rhythms Celebrating National Tap Dance Day Details >

Always a showcase of Chicago-based tap and percussive arts talent, these concerts will feature some fresh new ensembles formed by several local masters. CHRP also be adding a touch of international flair by featuring their 2008 Artist In Residence Guillem Alonso from Barcelona. This year's program features: Guillem Alonso, BAM!, The Cartier Collective, Jus'LisTeN, Be The Groove, The Huntley Hoofers, and many more....

Vittum Theater
1012 N. Noble Street
Chicago, IL 60622

Looptopia Details >

Be the Groove brings its unique blend of percussion and dance to the Loop for an exciting outdoor performance. Featuring fierce drumming, intense body percussion, and explosive hip-hop dance, Be the Groove will infuse downtown Chicago with its trademark rhythm and energy.

At 8 pm, as the dusk-to-dawn celebration of Chicago artistry picks up, the group will use everything from trashcans to their own bodies to celebrate rhythm in a free concert at the Federal Plaza.

Gates of Learning Preschool's Spring Fundraiser

North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

Guest Performance with Paul Wertico and the Chicago Percussion All-Stars Details >

Be the Groove performs with drummer, Northwestern School of Music faculty member, and seven-time Grammy winner Paul Wertico and the Chicago Percussion All-Stars - an ensemble of master percussionists from Chicago, Brazil, and India.

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Northwestern Wildcats Basketball Halftime Show Details >

Welsh-Ryan Arena
Evanston, IL

Be the Groove performs during the NU Wildcats Men's basketball game against Texas-Pan American

BP Business Meeting

Westin River North, Chicago, IL

Elite Dance Recital Details >

Hinsdale South High School Be the Groove performs as a featured guest artist as part of Elite Dance Academy's Performance Companies' Dance Concert.