"There's this part of me that always just wanted to feel like I was indeed a dancer." 

Bob Eisen is a dancer, choreographer, and improviser. He co-founded Links Hall in 1978 and oversaw its daily operations for many years. Bob moved to New York City in 2000 and regularly presents work there and in Russia.

January 29, 2016: Bob Eisen, co-founder of Links Hall, talks about starting and running the venue for many years, making dance in Chicago, and the differences between living in Chicago and New York City.

a caucasian man wearing a gray shirt and turquoise pants dancing on a wood floor

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