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Dance all of your favorite dances, all afternoon! This party joins multiple genres of music and dance styles including salsa, tango, bachata, swing, cha cha, foxtrot and more.
Mini lesson before the dance. All levels
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Since 1976, Chicago Dance has been teaching people just like you to be comfortable, composed, and confident on the dance floor. Chicago Magazine has recognized us for the Best Dance Lessons, Time Out Chicago names us a Top 12 Dance Studio, the Knot picked us as a Best of Wedding and we enjoy an A+ rating...
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Dance Latin Groove fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves to create a dynamic dance fitness class, helping you achieve long term health benefits while having fun. No previous dance experience necessary.
Thursday Aug 22nd, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cheat Steps & Shadows In this class, we will demonstrate both the reason and process of executing a cheat step in your dance. Why and when would a dancer execute it? And more importantly, how would a dancer execute a cheat step in order to make a dance smoothly flow? On the other hand, shadows demonstrate variations of bringing both the lead...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 6pm - 7pm(4 sessions)
Lateral Variations In this class, we focus on super fun concepts! First, you’ll learn how to get into some of the most common arm holds, like Cuddle and Open Cuddle position, and learn how to apply your Lunge step as an exit in more advanced ways. NEXT, you’ll get your first chance to play with timing! We introduce a “Walk n Wave” concept...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 6pm - 7pm
Frisbee, Yo-Yo, Boomerang In this class, we move up to the advanced-beginner portion of our core-class topics. We put that traveling turn for follows from our Lateral class to work as all of these Zouk elements use this turn in more advanced ways. We’ll focus on refining that turn technique for follows and clarity/precision of lead while staying...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 7pm - 8pm
Thursday Aug 22nd, 7:30pm - 9pm
Turning Hand Positions & Cross Body Leads In this class we will continue to build upon the basics of Salsa dancing and introduce you to partner-work. Prerequisite: Prerequisite: Salsa (Intro) Note: Students should wear comfortable clothing they can move in as well as smooth bottom shoes with little grip on the floor. Soles resembling that...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 8:15pm - 9:15pm
Saturday Aug 24th, 1:15pm - 2:30pm
Basics & Footwork This class is where you will learn the very basics of Salsa music and its style of dance. No experience necessary. Note: Students should wear comfortable clothing they can move in as well as smooth bottom shoes with little grip on the floor. Soles resembling that of TOMS or Converses are best.
Hammers, Cuddles, & Passes In this class, we will demonstrate core movements of hammers and cuddles with your partner. Hammers and cuddles assist you in learning how to move into—and out of—your partner’s arms seamlessly. Passes allow you and your partner to switch places, creating movement within your partner work. Prerequisite: Bachata...
Basics & Virodinha Intro to Zouk will cover the main things that distinguish Zouk from other styles: Difference in Frame & Posture, how we connect with our partner, Zouk timing, and the progressive, water-like basic Step. You will also cover Virodinha in this class, which will prepare you to travel in your dance and transition to other Core...
Friday Aug 23rd, 6pm - 7pm
Basic & Turns In this class, we will introduce all basic footwork and basic partner work: left hand turn, right hand turn, and all foot work that is incorporated into different movements within your basic steps. Bachata’s style is characterized by soft hip motions, turns, and side-to-side footwork; our goal is to get you comfortable moving...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 6pm - 7pm(4 sessions)
Cross Body Leads & Copas In this class we will expand on the fundamental movement patterns of partner-work and begin to build your repertoire of moves. Prerequisite: Salsa (Core I) Turning Hand Positions & Cross Body Leads Note: Students should wear comfortable clothing they can move in as well as smooth bottom shoes with little grip on...
Thursday Aug 22nd, 9:15pm - 10:15pm
Lateral & Open In this class, you will learn how to utilize your Virodinha to transition to 1 of the 2 most fundamental beginner Zouk elements: the Lateral! We’ll cover body rotation and footwork technique in this criss-cross move and also two different exits back to basic. The “Open” in the Class title is referring to our 2nd Lateral exit...
Friday Aug 23rd, 7pm - 8pm
Lunge & Elastic In this class, you will learn your 2nd most common transition step and your 2nd fundamental beginner Zouk element: The Release Break and Lunge! You’ll also learn Elastic which is one of our favorite, and most fun, beginner moves. Elasticity, expansion of frame, and activation are some of the cool & interesting techniques...
Friday Aug 23rd, 8:15pm - 9:15pm
Spins & Face Aways In this class we will reinforce techniques taught in Core ll while adding new turn concepts. Prerequisite: Salsa on1 (Core II) CBLs & Copas Note: Students should wear comfortable clothing they can move in as well as smooth bottom shoes with little grip on the floor. Soles resembling that of TOMS or Converses are...
Friday Aug 23rd, 8:15pm - 9:15pm(4 sessions)
African is a traditional Nigerian dance class emphasizes the dancer and life as a community versus as an individual. The body is divided into several centers of movement, with each area being able to move to different rhythms of the music, generally a drumbeat. No previous experience necessary – all ages and abilities welcome!
Saturday Aug 24th, 10am - 11:30am
We are throwing a Salsa Dance party with Special Guest Abel Pena! Kick off the weekend the best way possible! We've got our favorite, DJ Kimani playing all of your favorite songs and a beautiful dance floor.
Saturday Aug 24th, 8pm - 11pm
Ballet began in the Italian courts and was developed into a form of concert dance under Louis XIV. Today, Ballet is highly technical and has its own vocabulary. The first portion of a class is at the barre, a tool used for dancers to find their balance and warm up their muscles. The second portion of class moves into the center of the room where dancers...
Friday Aug 23rd, 1:30pm - 3pm
Contemporary dance is a collection of methods that have been developed from ballet, jazz, modern, postmodern dance. This genre is associated with the exploration of natural energy and improv-based movement. This is an intermediate level class.
Wednesday Sep 4th, 7:30pm - 9pm
Hip-Hop derives from street dances created in America during the 1970s, such as popping, locking, and breaking. Classes have a heavy focus on individual expression, rhythm, and musicality. Basic level is recommended for students with no prior experience.
Monday Sep 9th, 7:45pm - 9pm
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