Loyola University Chicago

Department of Fine and Performing Arts


Lauren Warnecke, M.S.

Title/s:  Instructor of Dance

Office #:  Ralph Arnold Annex 206

Phone: 773.508.7510



Lauren Warnecke is the editor of See Chicago Dance and dance contributor to the Chicago Tribune. She covers dance across the Midwest and writes regularly for Dance Magazine and Pointe. Lauren holds degrees in dance and kinesiology. Her academic writing has been published in Agenda and presented at the National Dance Education Organization and the International Association for Dance Medicine and Science. Lauren co-facilitated dance writing intensives in Chicago and Durban, South Africa. Writing residencies include the National Center for Choreography, Bates Dance Festival and JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience.


M.S. Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Chicago

B.A. Dance, Columbia College Chicago