Tiffany Lawson Dance creates unity through the connection of performing arts, bringing live music and dance to our community. TLD emphasizes sharing our philosophy with the next generation, upholding a strong belief in giving back to our future artists through student programming and outreach.
Tiffany Lawson Dance is a 501c3 non profit dance company in Chicago, IL. TLD was founded in 2013 by its Artistic Director, Tiffany Lawson. Since its inception, TLD has produced concerts, festivals, and full-length ballets; all of which highlight the use of live music and original compositions.
Tiffany Lawson Dance is an artist in residence with the Chicago Public Libraries, touring all 3 districts, including 80 branches. TLD has been a guest artist with CPL for events with the mayor at the Museum of Science and Industry and the new Thomas Hughes Children's Library. Our work through the libraries allows us to bring contemporary dance and live music to throusands of children and families who would not otherwise have the experience.
Tiffany Lawson Dance participates in summer performances in the parks. TLD has toured dozens of Chicago Parks, including Lincoln Park, Wicker Park, the new 606, and Millennium Park. These performances allow us to bring joy and awe to our communities. We love inspiring future performers.
In addition to our youth and community outreach, TLD offers a pre-professional program, allowing students interested in an arts career the opportunity to train with the company during our season on full scholarship.