Venetia Stifler, Executive and Artistic director of the Ruth Page Center for the Arts and the 2018 Ruth Page Award Committee are pleased to announce their selection for this year’s Ruth Page Awards – Mark Morris Dance Group and Silkroad Ensemble's Layla and Majnun, and Chicago dance service organization, Audience Architects and its founders Carol Fox and Niki Morrison.
The Awards will be presented following the performance of Layla and Majnun at Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph St., Friday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets to the 2018 Ruth Page Awards are $60 and include a private reception at 6 p.m. followed by the performance of Layla and Majnun presented by the Harris Theater in partnership with the Ravinia Festival, at 7:30 p.m. This performance is part of Ravinia’s annual Ruth Page Festival of Dance. Following the performance and the presentation of The Ruth Page Awards there will be a question and answer session with Layla and Majnun's creative team. Tickets and event information is available at http://www.ruthpage.org/2018-ruth-page-award