Latin Rhythms is Chicago's premier academy for learning all Latin styles of dance like salsa, mambo, cha cha, bachata and kizomba. At Latin Rhythms, we pride ourselves on our team of certified instructors, our talented and artistic dance companies and teams, and our unique 4,500-sq.-ft. event rental space in Chicago's West Loop. Join us today for a week of free salsa lessons.
Dance Instruction Near Latin Rhythms Academy of Dance & Performance
Directed by original Hubbard Street dancer Claire Bataille and led by a faculty of experienced performers, choreographers, and musicians, the Lou Conte Dance Studio (LCDS) at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago offers weekly classes of all levels in ballet, jazz, modern, tap, hip hop, African, African drums, musical theater, yoga, Pilates, and Zumba, as well as workshops and master classes.
Open enrollment, no pre-registration.
Single classes are only $15, and 10-class cards cost $125.
LCDS also maintains a scholarship program as part of its commitment to providing quality training for the community. Geared toward advanced dancers, it is a financial assistance program that provides a definitive step into the professional dance world.
Capoeira is a combination of martial arts, dance, acrobatics, music, and culture all rolled into one intricate art form. Not to mention an unparalleled workout. We have classes 6 days per week. Come check out your first for free!
Mixed Motion Art is Chicago's premiere Latin dance studio specializing in social Salsa, Bachata and Cha Cha. Learn from the finest instructors serving the greater Chicagoland area. The best part is...there's a $10 discount for your first class! Become a part of the Mixed Motion Art Community today!
Welcome to Chicago Academy of Pole and Dance, a one of a kind pole fitness studio.
Whether you are curious about pole dancing but have been afraid to try it or you are a seasoned pole dance veteran, Chicago Academy of Pole and Dance is for you. Our flexible and multifaceted curriculum guarantees our students an unparalleled experience.
At Chicago Academy of Pole and Dance we implement the ICE method (Italia Cordaro Experience). Named for our founder, the ICE method is an extensive, time-proven method that incorporates a lifetime of study and professional experience for an all-encompassing approach to the pole dance workout that will have you seeing results. You will build STRENGTH, boost your SELF-CONFIDENCE and explore a new side of your SENSUALITY.
We offer classes in movement, choreography/dance, pole work, cardio-strength, and combinations for the beginner, intermediate and advanced student to ensure that you are working at the level you are comfortable with and receiving the individual attention you deserve.
Basic and Advanced levels of burlesque are taught at the school, as well as Tease & Tone and a variety of special workshops. We also teach bachelorette parties. If you are interested in a party, contact us at 773-641-6387.
Welcome to the official Facebook page for Shine On Dance & Movement Studio! Shine On is an all-ages and all-skill levels dance and movement studio located in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago.
Please email [email protected] for more information, and keep an eye out for schedules and pricing updates on our website - www.shinedancemove.com :)
Welcome to Dynamic Force Dancers, a premiere dance program in the Chicagoland area striving to make our students realize their full potential as active dancers of their communities. Our curriculum is built on confidence, coordination and social skills. Our instructional and competitive dance program, for boys and girls ages 2 to 18, is designed to help your child learn fundamental skills, while performing or competing in a fun and supportive environment.
At Dynamic Force Dancers, students learn through technique training, social workshops and performance opportunities. We are looking for kids who enjoy the art form of dance and are willing to work and learn. Our classes are focused with the techniques of Jazz and Hip Hop, and specialized with the elements of Lyrical Ballet. Tot Ballet and Tumbling, African Dance, Tap and Contemporary/Modern Dance are also available.
Our instructors are committed to developing individual skills, introducing new and improved choreography, as well as introducing concepts of team unity. We invite you to visit our website for more information on programs, schedules and class descriptions, then give us a call or register online to get start with Dynamic Force Dancers today!
Arts and Entertainment Near Latin Rhythms Academy of Dance & Performance
Once a refrigerated food distribution warehouse, City Winery Chicago has transformed a 1911 building into a haven for those who are passionate about wine, music and culinary arts.
Built with re-used material, such as the original wood beams, masonry and brick, this fully functional winery, restaurant and concert venue has become a focal point of West Loop nightlife.
City Winery hosts wine making classes, wine dinners and tastings, intimate music concerts, private events and offers shared plates dining. A patio is open during the summer months.
City Winery Chicago was honored with a 2013 vision award by the Urban Land Institute Chicago, attributed to a unique design and adaptive re-use of the 33,000 square foot, 100-year old building.
City Winery has locations in NYC, Chicago, Nashville, and Atlanta.
Open Secret Studios was launched to showcase talent, fashion, art, culture and pop-up dinners and can be made available for art and food festivals private events and industry rentals. Twenty six ft. ceilings, unobstructed views, 100 gated parking spaces on the premises, light pouring in from three directions and a wrap around mezzanine to knock your socks off! Here you'll have a 40' X 20' ft. infinity wall for commercial photography, film, amazing presentations and whatever else you can imagine.
Contact Evelyn Daitchman to discuss your vision and schedule a tour.
Open Secret Studios
401 N. Racine
Silver Wrapper & Star Events announce the Annual Taste of Randolph Street, taking place June 17-19, 2016 in Chicago and featuring some of the top bands in indie rock today spanning three stages, all benefiting the West Loop Community Organization!
Taste of Randolph converges some of the Windy City’s Best in Food, Music and Festival Fun for one unforgettable weekend to benefit the West Loop Community Organization. Attracting crowds in excess of 100,000 and always a favorite amongst Chicagoans, The Taste of Randolph is located in one of the city’s most famous restaurant rows-the Randolph Street Corridor.
Top-rated West Loop neighborhood restaurants come together with talented artisans and eclectic vendors for this three-day, cross-cultural celebration. Artisan and restaurant booths are intermixed along two the aligning rows that adorn six blocks of Randolph Street during the three-day festival. As festival-goers meander along the six-block stretch, they can also explore the various merchants selling goods. Among the many items offered by artisans are handcrafted jewelry pieces, clothing, artwork and a multitude of other fun accessories.
Many talented artists have performed at the festival in the past, including My Morning Jacket, Spoon, Drive By Truckers, Here We Go Magic, Califone, John Butler Trio, Delta Spirit and hundreds of others.
This festival, produced by Star Events, benefits the West Loop Community Organization, where residents, visitors, and businesses have an active voice in decisions affecting the neighborhood parks, development, schools, traffic, safety, and more. The organization is constantly working to ensure positive growth for the neighborhood, while offering social events and promoting beneficial developments to improve the quality of life in the West Loop.
For the first time in the festival’s history, Chicago-based independent jam, indie, and dance music promoters Silver Wrapper have curated all the stages, bringing some of the hottest up-and-coming names in the indie rock world, as well as plenty of established bands and Chicago favorites. Silver Wrapper co-produces North Coast Music Festival, Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival, and hundreds of events throughout the year around Chicago. The festival will also feature a dance stage, hosted by The Mid, which was recently voted as the #40 Nightclub in the World from DJ Mag.
Bottom Lounge is a music venue. Bottom Lounge is a restaurant and bar that specializes in American fare, craft beers and small batch whiskey. Bottom Lounge is an event space available for corporate movies, private parties and weddings. Bottom Lounge is a great time.
Our restaurant is open Wednesday-Sunday. The restaurant is only open on Mondays and Tuesdays for all confirmed performances in the music room and Blackhawks home games.
Evil Olive 1551 W. Division (Division & Ashland)
Bachata Fridays! presents:
9p: Bachata & Salsa lesson by Kipfrom Latin Street Dance Academy!
Dj El Papichulo & DJ Luis Rollin' Rivera spin Salsa, Bachata & Tropical beats on the main room!
Dj Dwight Burr spins 100% Bachata at the back lounge from 11:30p-2a.
Free parking after 9p
$8.00 at door.
VIS enter Free all night!
21 & Over
-Complimentary Dance lesson @ 9p by Kip from Latin Street Dance Academy!
-DJ's and Live Bands
-Two Rooms. Featuring the Bachata Lounge spinning 100% Bachata all night long
(Giant Tropical Margarita)
David O’Connor is celebrating his 25th year of casting and opened O’Connor Casting Company in 1993. Having cast thousands of projects, we are proud of our expertise in finding quality talent in the Chicagoland area.
Over 7,500 projects and well over 30,000 roles have been cast. Our roster consists of a steady stream of Television, Film, Commercial, Voice-Over, Industrial, & Print which has created a demand for a larger space. We recently purchased a nearby building to accommodate more sessions and expand our reality television/real people division as well as focus on our passion for film and episodic television.
Directors, Ad Creatives and Producers from all markets come to us weekly for their national campaign searches. Like LA and NY, we offer immediate review with Internet posting as well as in-house videoconferencing for callbacks, which can save travel time and costs. We are also bi-lingual and have cast many Spanish-speaking projects.
Let O'Connor Casting Company facilitate and ease your projects by providing quality casting with a professional, thorough, and creative style.
HOURLY STUDIOS - 11 Total
- Starts at $5/hour/person* - BACKLINE INCLUDED
- Backline Provided: Drums, Cymbals, Bass Amp, Guitar Amps, Mics, PA
- $5/hour Instrument Rental: Keyboard, Guitar, Bass, etc.
- Free WiFi
- Vending Machines
- Use our gear or bring your own
- Birch Walls, Custom Acoustic Treatment, Drum Risers, etc.
*Starts at $5/person/hour for bands, $10 solo rehearsal on weekdays
*$6/person/hour all day on Saturday and Sunday
MONTHLY STUDIOS - 104 Total (24-7 Access)
- Private or Shared Rooms - Unequipped
- Private Rooms: $500-$1500/month
- Shared Band Rooms: $375-500/month/share
- Shared Solo Musician Rooms: $195/month/share (drummers, guitarists, pianists, horn players, etc)
- Auralex acoustic treatment, custom acoustic baffles, bass traps, etc. available on request
- ENVIRONMENT: HVAC, Wired High-Speed Comcast Internet, 32 Electrical Outlets & Breaker
- SECURITY: Key-Code Entry, Mul-T-Lock Deadbolts, 36 Cameras In & Out
PRIVATE SHOWCASE ROOM / TOURING ARTISTS* / PRIVATE EVENT SPACE
- 1000 sq ft Live Room
- 400 sq ft Control Room
- Large Band Rehearsals, CD Listening Parties, Private Events
- $50/hour (4-Hour Minimum)
- $275 12-Hour Lockout
- $550 24-Hour Lockout
*Clients Include: Smashing Pumpkins, Sting, Jennifer Hudson, Black Crowes, Van Morrison, John Mayer, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, etc.
Geeks Who Drink at The Ogden Distance: 0.3 miCompetitive Analysis 1659 W Ogden Ave Chicago, IL 60607
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz is a 2 hour-ish night of fun and games. There are eight rounds of eight questions each, including a name-the-song round, a visual round, and a video round. It's free to play, and The Ogden offers up gift certificates for the top three teams each week. Plus there are bonus lightning questions at the end of five of the rounds which could win you a free drink, and email bonus questions good for prizes that we find from around the Internet.
The Ogden also serves up 2-4-1 appetizers on Tuesdays, so eat hearty, my Geeky friends. Drink hearty, too, with the $4 Lagunitas IPAs.
Come on out and enjoy!
We use all the hot processes - blowing, casting, and fusing to create really unique pieces. Our specialities are color, pattern, texture and working collaboratively with artists and designers to help create a perfect environment.
Paris London Hong Kong is a private gallery founded by respected diviners of recent and contemporary culture to provide a haven for collectors, scholars and enthusiasts. Curating world-class exhibitions, featuring works from luminaries of the 20th century as well as emerging and thought provoking contemporary artists, PLHK is an exclusive experience set to challenge and enhance the discourse of contemporary and 20th century art.
International Festival of Life - Official Distance: 0.5 miCompetitive Analysis Union Park, 1501 West Randolph St, Downtown Chicago, West Loop Chicago, IL 60607 (312) 427-0266
The 25th Anniversary of the International Festival of Life, takes place Saturday-Tuesday, July 1st-4th, 2017 Independence week. It is dedicated to celebrating the humanity of all people.and showcase the best of Reggae, Caribbean, R&B, Gospel, African, Latin and other world music . The event allows cultural, educational and spiritual exchange through innovative programming and a marketplace format that highlights the global spectrum of entertainment, food, fine arts, crafts, small business and corporate communities. Two themes have been adapted to the International Festival of Life: “Bringing Nations Together” and “Living Together as One”.. It is now affectionately called "The Carnival Nations"
The Dark Room is the VIP Room of T!ME Nightclub every Saturday night and on Holidays and Special Events once a month that are full-club takeovers consisting of worldwide top DJ talent and wild theme parties/events!
The Dark Room Squad 2015
Host: Darc Marc
Bartenders: Silvia Dosenbach, Hernan Markowicz
Servers: Lilliana Nemes
Resident Djs: Twitchin Skratch, Bucky Fargo, Dustin Sheridan
DoorMan: Javier Zavala
Open from 11pm-5am on Saturdays
Open from 10pm-4am on Holidays
873 N Orleans St, Chicago, IL
Dress Code Enforced
Tables/VIP/Packages call 312.285.9415