“People like yourself and your colleagues represent for me the brilliant new generation of thinkers who have chosen, thank goodness, to dance.”
William Forsythe, choreographer
2009, The Dance Center of Columbia College
Punk Yankees premiered in October 2009 at the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, and was made possible in part by a fellowship to Julia Rhoads from the Maggie Allesee National Center for Choreography, the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation, the Joyce Theater Foundation, The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago and The A.W.A.R.D. Show! 2009: Chicago grant funded by a generous contribution from the Boeing Company.