Choreographer Yasuko Yokoshi Makes Chicago Debut This Week

10/28/2010 02:10 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Yasuko Yokoshi makes her Chicago debut this week with her newest show "Tyler Tyler." Yokoshi is a choreographer from New York who fuses modern Western dance and traditional Japanese Kabuki in her performances.

"Tyler Tyler" has a central theme of the Buddhist law of impermanence--a philosophical idea that nothing lasts forever. This theme is important to Yokoshi because she was born and raised in Hiroshima, according to the a Columbia College Chicago profile of the performance. Her show will run from Oct. 28 to Oct. 30.

What: Yasuko Yokoshi: Tyler Tyler

When: Thursday, October 28 at 8:00 p.m.

Where: The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, 1306 S. Michigan Ave.

Price: Tickets start at $26