Current Class Schedule

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Beginner Class
A good place to start for BEGINNERs or those REFRESHING their basics.

I,II,III,IV - CORE classes. These should be taken in SEQUENTIAL order.

Int/Adv - Intermediate or Advanced. These should be taken AFTER completing all CORE classes.

Master - Master class. These classes REQUIRE instructor APPROVAL.


Series
Four 55-minute sessions that are typically spread out over four consecutive weeks. On occasion, they may be condensed, two sessions into two weeks.

Workshop
55-minute sessions that can be scheduled one at a time, back to back, on one day or consecutive days.

Special Programs
Are typically priced in a more unique fashion. May include bootcamps, visiting instructors, or any other special class formats.

Special Programs for July.......

BALLROOM BLITZ
We are offering a Summer series of Intermediate/Advanced level BALLROOM classes for 2 hours Saturday July 8-29 in July! NO workshop July 1st!
click here for pricing and more details

HUSTLE HEATWAVE
Join Mondays in July and August for 2-hour HUSTLE classes in the Intermediate/Advanced level! Starts July 10th (NO workshop July 3rd).
 
 
The MayI Studio - 5246 N. Elston, Chicago, IL
monday

Series (4-weeks)

Jul 10 - 31:
in room # 1
  • 6pm Nightclub Two-Step III
  • Description: More fundamental technique and patterns like the Right Turning with variations, Cumbia Step, 180 Left Turn, and Walking Step.

  • 7pm Hustle III
  • Description: More technique, styling, and patterns such as the Bridge, Grapevine, Shadow CBLT, and NY Walk.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Waltz Two Way Street (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique, styling, and patterns such as Turning Box Combo, Spiral Develope, Cross Body Lead, Two-Way Turn, and more.

  • 7pm Hustle Yo Yo Wraps (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the Sweetheart Slip, Sliding Door, Twin Cities, Yo Yo variations, and more.

    Special Programs

    Jul 10 - 31:
    in room # 1
  • 8pm Argentine Tango Bootcamp III (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    This intense program is invite/audition only in order to gather students that will thrive in a demanding and fast-paced class environment. Successful candidates should have already taken many Int/Adv classes or regular private lessons. Material covered is a cross-section of topics from other classes, but usually in a more in-depth and challenging way, with extra options for styling and technique.  

    Ongoing

  • 10pm Argentine Tango & Milonga Practica
  • Description: Only $5 per person, Come practice in a comfortable studio setting. Drop in basis.

    tuesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jul 11 - Aug 1:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Country Two-Step I
  • Description: Perfect place to start with Country Two Step, or review what you have learned before. Covers technique, connection and patterns such as basic walk, promenade, inside cuddle, sweetheart, closed, change of places, and more.

  • 7pm Salsa In & Out Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: These variations became popular as fancy patterns to show off the ladies in Salsa performances. Now you can learn several social style variations of these cool moves.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Tucking Fun (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn several useful and fancy patterns and combinations using tuck variations.

  • 9pm Hustle I
  • Description: Get started with Hustle, or review what you have learned before. This class will cover technique, connection, and patterns like the Hesitation, Turning Basic, She Goes, He Goes variations, Throwout-Return, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Zouk III
  • Description: New moves, styling, and refine your Zouk technique.

    Additional Prerequisites: ZOUK II

    Special Programs

    Jul 11 & 25:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Zouk Practica
  • Description: $5 1 hour practica.

    Jul 11 - Aug 1:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 8:25pm Fusion: Crossover Connections & Musicality III (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Continue from May's Fusion Bootcamp.  EVERY DANCE, the moves, concepts, technique in this program can take your other dances to a realm where many never reach.  We will focus on a multitude of connections used in various dances from swing, zouk, latin, ballroom, tango, and so much more, but then use those connections to create spontaneous movements that you and your partner create to match the music.  The material you practice in this class can be applied to dances you already know, or for you and your partner to create your unique dance.  Topics will include musicality, what to listen for, how to express the music, proper technique of several types of connection, movements good for any dance, how to create spontaneously, freeform movement, and possibly some fun tricks, dips, and play.  There is a ton of content, enough to last a whole year, but this month will get it started and possibly lead to even bigger and better things!

  • 8:30 - 10pm Salsa Bootcamp IV (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Invite/Audition Only.

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jul 5 - 26:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Foxtrot lV
  • Description:

    More fundamental technique and patterns such as zig zag to grapevine, rock turns, grapevine turn with and ending variations.

  • 7pm Foxtrot Interm/Adv Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    New patterns, combinations, and styling covered every time this class is scheduled.  So, repeat often to add to your repertoire.  Add more pizazz to your Trot!

  • 8pm Rumba Intermediate-Advanced Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    New patterns, styling, and technique covered every time this class is offered, so take it as many times as you like to add to your repertoire.

  • 9pm Tango Iconic Tango Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Curving Walk, Promenade Pivot, Change of Places, Inside Turn to Fan, Whiplash, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Bachata III
  • Description: Continue building your Bachata fundamentals with new patterns, technique and styling. This class builds on Bachata I & II and prepares you for the Intermediate-Advanced level.

  • 7pm Waltz III
  • Description: Build more fundamentals including connection, styling, and patterns such as the Right Box, Spirals, Flip Flops, and more.

  • 8pm Salsa II
  • Description: Continue building your Salsa with technique and patterns such as the Pump & Up, Closed Cross Body Lead, Release, Open Break Turn, Waterfall Combo, and Cross Body Lead Turns.

  • 9pm West Coast Swing 2nd Helping of Bread & Butter (Int/Adv)
  • Description: More standard technique and patterns such as Open Side Tuck Throwout, Cutoff Whip, Cutoff, Reverse Whip variations, Roll to Closed, Boa, and more.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jul 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm West Coast Swing I
  • Description: Learn this amazing contemporary style of swing. It's been exploding in popularity worldwide as people discover it's versatility, musicality, and sexy styling via the thousands of YouTube clips and dance TV shows. WCS is the most popular dance at our studio, and for good reason! Get started with the basic technique, connection, and patterns such as the Underarm Turn, Push Break, Side Pass, Starter, and Throwout.

  • 7pm Salsa IV
  • Description: Learn more fundamental patterns, styling and technique and put it all together so you can make the jump to intermediate-advanced.

    Additional Prerequisites: Salsa III

  • 8pm Country Two-Step III
  • Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like couples turns, patty-cake, and much more.

  • 9pm West Coast Swing II
  • Description: Continue learning more fundamentals, technique and patterns such as the Tuck, Basket, Whip, Inside Whip, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Salsa Classic Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Turnstile, Stop & Go, CBL Fake, Lasso variations, Behind Back.

  • 7pm Bachata Quarter Steps (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn these popular variations for Bachata including steps like Titanic, Cuddle, Double Turns, and more.

    Special Programs

    Jul 6:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Latin Practice Party
  • Description:

    $5 Drop in fee

    Jul 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm West Coast Swing Summer Styling Bootcamp (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Learn fun, new, fresh styling.  Stay on trend with these variations and movements. This program is INVITE/AUDITION only.  You must have a MayI instructor sign this form if they conclude that you meet the requirements. Only select individuals are invited to participate because of the rigorous and demanding methodology planned.  Most students would find standard Core and Int/Adv class series and workshops more appropriate.  

    friday

    Ongoing

    Dance Lessons & Parties every Friday!

    1st, 3rd, & 5th Fridays. Dance to a great mix of Salsa, West Coast Swing, Lindy, Hustle, Latin, & Ballroom music.



    2nd & 4th Fridays. A night devoted entirely to ballroom music including Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Swing, Cha Cha, & more.


    saturday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jul 8 - 29:
    in room # 1
  • 10am Waltz I
  • Description: Get started with this elegant dance perfect for many contemporary slow songs as well as the classics. Learn connection and patterns such as the Box, Progressive, Hesitations, Slow Turn, Promenade, and more.

  • 12pm Salsa I
  • Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.

  • 1pm Bachata I
  • Description: Start your Bachata adventure here. Learn the rhythms, technique, connection and basic steps like the Side Basic, Forward & Back Basic, Follow's Left and Right Turns, Lead's Left & Right Turns, Half Pivot Turn, Cuddle Wrap Combo, and more.

  • 2pm Argentine Tango IV
  • Description: Continue your core Argentine Tango patterns, technique and styling. Get polished up and ready for the next level.

    in room # 2
  • 10am East Coast Swing I
  • Description: Great class for those new to dancing, as well as to review what you may have learned before. Technique and patterns such as outside turn, she goes, he goes, belt loop, cuddle, closed basic, double hand basic, throwout and return.

  • 11am Salsa Compression & Left Break Turns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn this useful connection option and several new patterns that will significantly expand your Salsa repertoire. Stylish and playful variations for the follows included!

    Workshops

    Jul 1:
    in room # 1
  • 12 - 2pm Zouk Basics Intensive for Advanced Dancers
  • Description: Crash Course in Zouk for those already experienced in other social dances. Not for new dancers, but rather those already skilled in partnering, connection, turns, and learning patterns quickly.

    Additional Prerequisites: Must be an Int/Adv dancer in at least one social dance.

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jul 9 - 30:
    in room # 1
  • 5pm West Coast Swing lll
  • Description: Build your WCS with technique, styling, and patterns such as the Outside Whip, Hand Change Side Pass, Sugar Tuck, Left Side Roll, and more.

    Jul 9 & 16: Two week, 2-hour Series Class
    in room # 1
  • 1 - 3pm Cha Cha Cross Over Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level styling and cross over pattern variations including cross hands, spinning, breaks, crescents, swivels, and stutter.

    Jul 23 & 30: Two week, 2-hour Series Class
    in room # 1
  • 1 - 3pm Bachata II
  • Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like the Stationary Basic, 3/4 Pivot Turn, Wrap 1/2 Turn Combo, Waterfall to Closed, Cuddle Walk, & Crossover Basic.

    Workshops

    Jul 9:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Salsa Shines & Fancy Footwork Workshop (Int/Adv)
  • Description: New and different options for Fancy Footwork will be covered each class, so repeat this class as often as you wish. These shines will enhance your solo and partner dancing. Build your chops and give yourself more options for expression.

    Jul 16:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Ladies Latin Styling (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Move your body, feet, legs, arms, hands, and head in that sexy way to enhance all of your Latin dances. This class will cover new and different movements and styling each time it's offered, so repeat this class as often as you'd like. These moves and styling can be applied to your Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba, Bachata, Mambo and more!

    Jul 23:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Salsa Stylish Patterns & Movement (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Make your partnering more fun and impressive by adding stylish movements and learning new patterns that highlight attractive styling. This class is great for leads and follows as both masculine and feminine styling options will be covered.

    Jul 30:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Latin Jazz (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Enhance your Latin dance body movement, expression, styling, get your blood flowing, and have more fun with this unique class where no partners are needed.

    Ongoing

    Swing Dance Lessons & Parties every Sunday!

    Every Sunday! Learn some West Coast Swing & Hustle moves, then dance to Blues, R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz, & pop music.


    Glendora House - 10225 Harlem Ave, Chicago Ridge IL 60415 (disregard LOCATION information below)
    wednesday

    Ongoing

    Salsa Nights at the Willowbrook Ballroom!

    Every Wednesday! Learn some basic through advanced Salsa moves, then dance to Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha, & more.

    Special Programs for August.......

    BALLROOM BLITZ
    We are offering a Summer series of Intermediate/Advanced level BALLROOM classes for 2 hours Saturdays in August!
    click here for pricing and more details

    HUSTLE HEATWAVE
    Join Mondays in August for 2-hour HUSTLE classes in the Intermediate/Advanced level! Click here for pricing and details.
     
     
    The MayI Studio - 5246 N. Elston, Chicago, IL
    monday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 7 - 28:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Nightclub Two-Step IV
  • Description:

    Polish your NC2S and add more moves and amalgamations.  Get ready for the next level!

  • 7pm Hustle What Happens in Vegas (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Vegas variations, Handshake Barrel Roll, Arm Bar variations.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Rumba I
  • Description: Get started with Rumba, or review, with the technique and patterns like the Box, 5th Position Break, Underarm Turn, Side step, Crossover, and more.

  • 7pm Hustle IV
  • Description: Final class in the core. Complete this class to be ready for the int/adv level, or review fundamentals that you learned before. More technique, styling, and patterns such as Triangle Wrap, Barrel Roll, Hustle Whip Inside, Hip Catch, and more.

  • 8pm Argentine Tango I
  • Description: Perfect place to start your Argentine Tango journey, this class will cover the basics like Tango Walks Forward, Tango Walks Side, Six-Count Basic, Salida, and Cruzada Forward Ocho. Each class will vary a little as Instructors add material and exercises as is best for each class.

  • 9pm Argentine Tango Milonguero-Style Embrace (Int/Adv)
  • Description: The more intimate hold. Learn to apply this type of connection to all your fundamentals while adjusting your center and frame for comfort, efficiency, and excitement.

    Ongoing

  • 10pm Argentine Tango & Milonga Practica
  • Description: Only $5 per person, Come practice in a comfortable studio setting. Drop in basis.

    tuesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 8 - 29:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Country Two-Step II
  • Description: Continue building your Country Two Step with technique and patterns like the hammerlock, outside turns, shoulder catch, sweethearts, and more.

  • 7pm Salsa Back Spot Turn Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Integrate this technique and movement into your combinations. Follows will learn how to react, connect, move, and style--while the leads will learn several spot turn patterns and impressive combinations.

  • 8pm Salsa I
  • Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.

  • 9pm Hustle II
  • Description: Continue with technique and patterns such as the Cross Body Lead, Hammerlock variations, CBL Turn, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Zouk IV
  • Description: Refine your fundamentals and learn new patterns and variations.

    Additional Prerequisites: Zouk III

    Special Programs

    Aug 8 & 22:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Zouk Practica
  • Description: $5 1 hour practica.

    Aug 8 - 29:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 8:30pm Zouk Zouk Bootcamp l (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    This program is INVITE/AUDITION only.  Must have approval by MIHTD Instructor.  Chris will be the main instructor for this program. Other MayI instructors may substitute on occasion.

  • 8:30 - 10pm Salsa Bootcamp: Moves & Styling (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    This program is INVITE/AUDITION only.  You must have a MayI instructor approval.

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 2 - 23:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Foxtrot Twinkle Up & Vine Right (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the grapevine right, box with turn, twist, fallaway ending, and more.

  • 7pm Waltz IV
  • Description: Perfect your basics and add more patterns and styling to your Waltz

    Additional Prerequisites: Waltz III

  • 8pm Rumba Int/Adv Variations & Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: There are over 40 additional Int/Adv combinations in our curriculum. This workshop will be different every time it's offered, typically covering 2 to 4 combinations each hour. Repeat this class often to learn many of these patterns.

  • 9pm West Coast Swing Meat & Potatoes (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the Sugar Roll, Bookends, Behind Back Barrel, Right Side Tuck, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Bachata More Turn Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn common intermediate combinations including various wraps, cuddles, spins, and hammerlocks.

  • 7pm West Coast Swing I
  • Description: Learn this amazing contemporary style of swing. It's been exploding in popularity worldwide as people discover it's versatility, musicality, and sexy styling via the thousands of YouTube clips and dance TV shows. WCS is the most popular dance at our studio, and for good reason! Get started with the basic technique, connection, and patterns such as the Underarm Turn, Push Break, Side Pass, Starter, and Throwout.

  • 8pm Salsa III
  • Description: More fundamentals and patterns such as Hammerlock Unwind, Half Closed CBL, Shoulder CBLT, Free Spin, and Barrel Roll.

  • 9pm Viennese Waltz I
  • Description: Much faster that Waltz, this dance involves partners dancing round and round around the dance floor. Even at the basic level, it is a more difficult dance so we recommend learning regular Waltz for several months before venturing into Viennese Waltz. A classic dance, Viennese Waltz is also perfect for a surprising amount of contemporary pop tunes. You'll definitely impress others if Viennese Waltz is part of your repertoire.

    Additional Prerequisites: Int/Adv Level Waltz.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 3 - 24:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Salsa Cross Body Lead Turn Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and CBLT variations such as Crossed Hands, Handshake, Left, Pacman, Hammerlock, Handcuff, and more.

  • 7pm Bachata New Directions (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Must know patterns for Bachata dancers, including pinwheels, cross body leads, slot change, and more.

  • 8pm Foxtrot I
  • Description: A perfect class for new students, or to refresh what you may have learned before. This class will introduce you to proper technique and patterns like the box, corner step, forward walk, promenade, and more.

  • 9pm West Coast Swing lll
  • Description: Build your WCS with technique, styling, and patterns such as the Outside Whip, Hand Change Side Pass, Sugar Tuck, Left Side Roll, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm West Coast Swing II
  • Description: Continue learning more fundamentals, technique and patterns such as the Tuck, Basket, Whip, Inside Whip, and more.

  • 7pm Country Two-Step IV
  • Description:

    Polish up your fundamentals while adding some new patterns and styling.  Get ready for the next level!

    Special Programs

    Aug 3 - 24:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Country Two-Step Boot Camp I (Int/Adv)
  • Description: This intense program is invite/audition only in order to gather students that will thrive in a demanding and fast-paced class environment. Successful candidates should have already taken many intermediate-advanced classes or regular private lessons. Material covered is a cross-section of topics from other classes, but usually in a more in-depth and challenging way, with extra options for styling and technique.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor Approval.

    Aug 3:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Latin Practice Party
  • Description:

    $5 Drop in fee

    friday

    Ongoing

    Dance Lessons & Parties every Friday!

    1st, 3rd, & 5th Fridays. Dance to a great mix of Salsa, West Coast Swing, Lindy, Hustle, Latin, & Ballroom music.



    2nd & 4th Fridays. A night devoted entirely to ballroom music including Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Swing, Cha Cha, & more.


    saturday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 5 - 19: Three Week Series (Workshop Pricing)
    in room # 1
  • 2pm Argentine Tango Molinete Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn several variations of the Molinete pattern, the correct technique, connection, and how to use them in your Argentine Tango.

    Aug 5 - 26:
    in room # 1
  • 10am Hustle I
  • Description: Get started with Hustle, or review what you have learned before. This class will cover technique, connection, and patterns like the Hesitation, Turning Basic, She Goes, He Goes variations, Throwout-Return, and more.

  • 11am Cha Cha I
  • Description: The perfect place to start learning Cha Cha, or refresh what you already know. This class will cover the technique, rhythm, and patterns like the Stationary, Side, and Progressive, Cross Overs, Right Turns, and Waterfall.

  • 12pm Salsa II
  • Description: Continue building your Salsa with technique and patterns such as the Pump & Up, Closed Cross Body Lead, Release, Open Break Turn, Waterfall Combo, and Cross Body Lead Turns.

  • 1pm Bachata II
  • Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like the Stationary Basic, 3/4 Pivot Turn, Wrap 1/2 Turn Combo, Waterfall to Closed, Cuddle Walk, & Crossover Basic.

    in room # 2
  • 10am Waltz II
  • Description: Continue with more technique and patterns such as the Corner Step, Left Box with Underarm Turn, and Twinkle variations.

  • 11am Salsa Barrel Rolls (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn fun and impressive patterns to utilize both sides of the Salsa slot. Great patterns to mix up with others you may already know to start exponentially growing your options. Follow's turns, variations, and styling will also be included.

    Special Programs

    Aug 5:
    in room # 1
  • 12 - 2pm Samba Social Magic (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Ballroom Blitz

  • 6 - 10:30pm Latin Con.Clave Social (click for details) (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Salsa, Mambo, ChaCha, Bachata & more Latin.  Your hosts Denita & Brenda, and May I Have This Dance welcome the Salsa community to join us for an early night of dancing in our beautiful venue. Don't miss the first of our quarterly socials. Two quick lessons to start, then open dancing.
    6pm - 7pm Lessons
    7pm - 10:30pm Open Dancing & Mixer
    $15 before 7pm
    $10 after 7pm

    Aug 12:
    in room # 1
  • 12 - 2pm Foxtrot Like Fred & Ginger (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Ballroom Blitz

    Aug 19:
    in room # 1
  • 12 - 2pm Cha Cha Fun & Flirty (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Ballroom Blitz

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Aug 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Zouk I
  • Description: A dance from Brazil, it has become hot in Latin dance circles around the world. It's very attention-getting with its dramatic, curvy, wave-like body movement as well as its ultra-sexy tone. Salsa, West Coast Swing, and even Ballroom dancers are stealing moves and styling from Zouk to make their other dances more interesting.

    Additional Prerequisites: Int/Adv Level in Salsa, WCS, Samba, or equivalent highly recommended

  • 4pm Mambo New York Style I (Salsa On 2)
  • Description: A sibling to Salsa, Mambo can be danced to the same music and has similar step patterns. Do you dance on 1 or on 2? That's a common question at the Salsa clubs. What are they talking about? Although Salsa breaking on 1 is more common, many consider breaking on 2 NY-Style more "advanced" and the mark of a "true dancer." Get a taste of the basics in this workshop.

  • 5pm West Coast Swing IV
  • Description: Add more fundamental connection, technique, styling, and patterns such as the Tuck Throwout, Barrel Roll, Sugar Tuck Double, Fold, Yo Yo, Free Spin, and more.

    Workshops

    Aug 6:
    in room # 1
  • 1pm Salsa Advanced Break Turns & Spins (Mastery)
  • Description: Double, Triple, & Quadruple Spins. Learn how to execute them with that distinct Salsa prep. There is also a very specific way to lead them effectively. Don't butcher the patterns or your partner, do it like a pro!

  • 2pm Salsa Advanced Shines Workshop (Mastery)
  • Description: Syncopated and stylish, these shines will give you plenty of material for those moments when you break away from your partner or just want to dance solo. Many of these shines will also enhance your partner work. New and different options for Fancy Footwork will be covered each class, so repeat this class as often as you wish.

    Aug 13:
    in room # 1
  • 1 - 3pm Carolina Shag Basics Intensive for Advanced Dancers
  • Description: Crash Course in Carolina Shag for those already experienced in other social dances. Not for new dancers, but rather those already skilled in partnering, connection, turns, and learning patterns quickly.

    Additional Prerequisites: Must be an advanced dancer in at least one other social dance.

    Aug 27:
    in room # 1
  • 1pm Bachata Musicality (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Patterns, variations, styling and play to enhance the musicality of your Bachata.  Dance to the music, feel it and express it!  This workshop will be DIFFERENT each offering, so repeat it to get a whole new experience every time.

  • 2pm Bachata Shines & Fancy Footwork (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Footwork, body styling, and movements you can do on you own when you breakaway from your partner, or when solo dancing. Build your chops and improve your partner dancing along the way. This class will offer different patterns each session, so repeat this class often to get new material.

    Ongoing

    Swing Dance Lessons & Parties every Sunday!

    Every Sunday! Learn some West Coast Swing & Hustle moves, then dance to Blues, R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz, & pop music.


    Glendora House - 10225 Harlem Ave, Chicago Ridge IL 60415 (disregard LOCATION information below)
    wednesday

    Ongoing

    Salsa Nights at the Willowbrook Ballroom!

    Every Wednesday! Learn some basic through advanced Salsa moves, then dance to Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha, & more.