The Coincidentals

Chicago, IL, USA

The Coincidentals : Jamie Corliss & Lydia Feuerhelm

Jamie Corliss is a movement artist and curator in Chicago. She graduated with a BA in Dance and Cultural Studies from Columbia College Chicago and is currently pursuing an MA in Critical Ethnic Studies at DePaul University. Along with creating her own work, Jamie has performed with a variety of Chicago dance artists including Margi Cole/The Dance COLEctive, Peter Carpenter, The Humans/Rachel Bunting, and Momentum Sensorium/Helen Lee.

Lydia Feuerhelm is a movement artist, event organizer, and partner dance teacher in Chicago. Her work has been shown at The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, Hamlin Park Fieldhouse, and at Full Circle Dance & Theater Festival. In addition to her collaborations with Jamie Corliss, she has most recently performed under the direction of Timothy Buckley and Missy Lobes.

Jamie and Lydia have been exchanging movement, ideas, silliness, and friendship for the past four years. Together they founded The Coincidentals, an artist collective that organizes alternative performance events around the city. Read more about The Coincidentals at or