Dances Made to Order

Atalee Judy


Atalee Judy is a Chicago based experimental dancemaker, performer, teacher and is the founding artistic director of BONEdanse (formerly Breakbone DanceCo est 1997). Her work is often charged with a punk rock intensity alongside her athletic and poignant performances which consistently collide with socio-political commentary. Over the past 20 years saturated in Chicago’s dance scene she has been supported by numerous grants & fellowships to create over 30 dance works, 15 dance films and has been able to produce 19 full evening length productions. Her work has been presented nationally as well as in Toronto, Amsterdam, and Kostroma (Russia). Atalee earned her Bachelor of Arts in Dance Performance & Choreography, with Honors in Outstanding Achievement, at Columbia College Chicago in 1994. For more information please visit

Atalee Judy created wasteland for the Chicago edition, curated by and presented in partnership with the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago. Available for live-streaming when you buy a ticket. 65% of the ticket revenue goes back to our artists to support their work. Thanks for believing in the magic and potential in dance film as an art form.