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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.

The MayI Studio - 5246 N. Elston, Chicago, IL
monday

Series (4-weeks)

Jan 9 - 30:
in room # 1
  • 6pm Bolero II
  • Description: Build on the fundamentals, polish the look and feel, and learn some new steps.

  • 7pm 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.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Foxtrot I've Got My Spiral To Keep Me Warm (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as progressive change steps, spiral, back twinkle, double promenade turn, and more.

  • 7pm Hustle Checks & Chasers (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Shadow Rib Chaser, Check and Reverse variations, Hip Flips, High Wrap, & Blind Wrap.

  • 8pm Argentine Tango IV
  • Description: Continue your core Argentine Tango patterns, technique and styling. Get polished up and ready for the next level.

  • 9pm Argentine Tango Milonga Style Fundamentals, Zig Zag & Turns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Milonga is one of the 3 common styles in the Argentine Tango family. Learn the rhythm, technique, style, and patterns that make Milonga a vital part of being a well-rounded Argentine Tango dancer. Learn extra patterns like the Zig Zag and turns.

    Workshops

    Jan 2:
    in room # 1
  • 6 - 8pm Salsa Rueda (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Some call it Salsa square dancing, this popular group-syncronized Salsa builds your chops as a dancer and it's incredibly fun to do at parties and clubs. Learn the universal calls and movements so you can Rueda anywhere.

  • 8 - 10pm 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.

    Special Programs

    Jan 9 - 30:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Hustle Mastery Bootcamp (Mastery)
  • Description:

    Audition/Invitation only.

    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)

    Jan 10 - 31:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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

  • 7pm Salsa Egg Beaters (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Impressive Salsa combinations that include repeated Cross Body Lead Turns from various entrances and exits.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm East Coast Swing Rock, Pop & Breakaway (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as side rock breakaway, reverse rock, charleston variations, shoulder pop, and more.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Cool Patterns That Build Skill (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique, styling, and patterns such as the Turning step, Double Cut-off, Tuck to Hammerlock, Right Side Pass, Titanic Check and Spin, Left Side Push Break, and more.

  • 9pm Zouk High Flying (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Zouk getting fancy with these Intermediate-Advanced Patterns like the Tilted Progressive, Airplane, Helicopter and much more.

    Workshops

    Jan 3:
    in room # 1
  • 7pm Kizomba Basics
  • Description:

    This African and Latin Inspired intimate dance is growing in popularity in the Salsa, Tango, and Zouk scene.  Using a close embrace reminiscent to Argentine Tango, with some hip motion like Latin, and musicality like Zouk, it blends some of your favorites together.  In this workshop, be introduced to the basics.

  • 8 - 10pm Mambo On-2 Beyond the Basics
  • Description:

    Building off the basic steps, this intensive will reinforce your On-2 skills as well as add more patterns and styling.  Although designed for those that know a some Mambo/On-2, If you are new to On-2, but an advanced Salsa dancer with excellent timing, you may still benefit as the basics will be reviewed along with plenty of new material.No partner necessary, because we rotate.  
    $40 in 5 days in advance.  $50 regular price. (Cash Only at the door) To register call May I Have This Dance .  Bring lunch, we will take a 30 minute break.  However, drinks must be purchased at the bar, no outside beverages allowed. No refunds or exchanges.  Workshops may be cancelled if we don't get a minimum enrollment.  Professional dance instructor provided by Chicago's Best, May I Have This Dance! 

     

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Ballet Basics
  • Description: Expand your repertoire and body awareness by learning some ballet. Enhance your ballroom and swing with ballet skills! New steps and movements covered each class.

    Special Programs

    Jan 3 - 31:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 8:30pm Nightclub 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 B-Level classes or regular private lessons. Material covered is a cross-section of topics from other classes, but usually in a more focused and challenging way, with extra options for styling and technique.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor approval required.

    Jan 10 & 24:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Zouk Zouk Practica
  • Description: $5 1 hour practica.

    Additional Prerequisites: some zouk

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jan 4 - 25:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Nightclub Two-Step I
  • Description: Start your Nightclub Two-Step adventure here, or review what you have learned before. Learn technique and patterns like the Basic, Underarm Turns, Left Turning Basic, Crossovers, and more.

  • 7pm Foxtrot Int/Adv Variations & Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: There are over 50 common Int/Adv combinations in our curriculum. This will be different every time it's offered. Repeat this class often to learn many of these patterns.

  • 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 Tango I
  • Description: Ballroom-style Tango is an easy, dramatic, and fun dance to learn. Get started with technique and patterns such as the Basic, Corte, Promenade, Fan, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm 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.

  • 7pm Salsa Hand Tosses & Turns (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Add flair to your fancy Salsa patterns with hand tosses, catches, and new turn patterns.

  • 8pm Rumba II
  • Description: Continue with the technique and patterns such as Cross Body Lead, Walks, Rocks, Stop & Go, and Side breaks.

  • 9pm Tango Up & Tango On (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    More impressive patterns and styling to take your Tango to another level.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jan 5 - 26:
    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 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.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing II
  • Description: Continue learning more fundamentals, technique and patterns such as the Tuck, Basket, Whip, Inside Whip, and more.

  • 9pm 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.

    in room # 2
  • 7pm Hustle II
  • Description: Continue with technique and patterns such as the Cross Body Lead, Hammerlock variations, CBL Turn, and more.

    Special Programs

    Jan 5:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Latin Practice Party
  • Description:

    $5 Drop in fee

    Jan 5 - 26:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm West Coast Swing Boot Camp I (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Intense program is invite/audition only in order to gather students that will thrive in a demanding and fast-paced class environment. Learn and drill the fundamentals at a higher level. Technique, styling, connection, pattern variations, and how to look like an advanced dancer will be covered in an in-depth and challenging way.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor approval required.

    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)

    Jan 7 - 28:
    in room # 1
  • 11am Salsa I
  • Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.

  • 12pm 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.

  • 1pm 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.

  • 2pm Argentine Tango III
  • Description: Learn technique and patterns like the Parada Back Ocho to Sandwich, Right Molinete, Ocho Cortado, Gancho from Sandwich, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 11am 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

  • 12pm Waltz You Give Me Butterflies (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Add these elegant and and showy combinations and get noticed on the dance floor! Patterns and styling based off the Butterfly pattern.

  • 1pm Foxtrot Flip Flops From Heaven (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Open Flip Flops, Promenade Pivot, Turning Twinkle, Fan, CBL, and more.

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Jan 8 - 29:
    in room # 1
  • 4pm Kizomba II
  • Description:

    Build off your basic Kizomba steps with more patterns, styling and technique for the social dance floor.

  • 5pm Salsa III
  • Description: More fundamentals and patterns such as Hammerlock Unwind, Half Closed CBL, Shoulder CBLT, Free Spin, and Barrel Roll.

    Jan 8 & 15: 4 Hour Series - 2Wks 2Hr
    in room # 1
  • 2 - 4pm 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.

    Jan 22 & 29: 4 Hour Series - 2Wks 2Hr
    in room # 1
  • 2 - 4pm 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.

    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.

    Champion Chicago Hustle Weekend with Daniel McGee & Jameson Kilburn!  

    Click Here for details.

     

    The MayI Studio - 5246 N. Elston, Chicago, IL
    monday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Feb 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Kizomba I
  • Description:

    Learn this Latin and Tango influenced African partner dance that is exploding in popularity in the Salsa, Bachata, and West Coast Swing scenes.

  • 7pm 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 Foxtrot Whisk Me To The Moon (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as flip flop, opposing grapevine, whisk, corte, and more.

  • 7pm Hustle Hip Checks & Spanish Wine (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique, styling, and patterns such as Behind the Back Hip Catch, Lead's Shadow Hip Check variations, Grapevine CBLT, Spanish Turn, and more.

  • 8pm Argentine Tango Fundamental Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Build off your core patterns and technique to add new and variations that will build your skills and repertoire.

  • 9pm Argentine Tango Milonga Style Fundamentals, Gancho & Cortado (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Milonga is one of the 3 common styles in the Argentine Tango family. Learn the rhythm, technique, style, and patterns that make Milonga a vital part of being a well-rounded Argentine Tango dancer. Learn extra patterns like the Gancho & Cortado.

    Special Programs

    Feb 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Hustle Mastery Bootcamp (Mastery)
  • Description:

    Audition/Invitation only.

    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)

    Feb 7 - 28:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Zouk II
  • Description: Build on the fundamentals, polish the look and feel, and learn some new steps.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm East Coast Swing Switches & Tucks (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as kickball changes, handshake variations, tuck spins, roll out, and more.

  • 7pm Salsa Turn Checks & Reverses (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Cross Body Lead Turns with various checks, redirects and movement through the slot. Follows learn styling options and improve their spins, while Leads learn several cool variations to use on the dancefloor.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Intro to Syncopated & Varied Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Change up your footwork and make your basics look fancy. Learn the connection, technique and steps to make this happen using moves like forward checks, swivels, crosses, grapevines, voltas, and glide.

  • 9pm Zouk Moderna (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Add new styling and modern patterns to your Zouk such as Rao, Contracoa, Ribcage Isolations and Circle, Hand Toss Turns, Extended Walks, and much more.

    Special Programs

    Feb 7 - 28:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 8:30pm Nightclub Two-Step Bootcamp (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Continue building your advanced NC2S Skills through Bootcamp.  Invite or Audition only to be part of this demanding and fast-paced class.  Most should choose our regular Intermediate-Advanced Series and Workshops, but this Special Program is for the most serious and dedicated students who want to work hard!  Contact the studio to see if you're qualified.

    Feb 14 & 28:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Zouk Zouk Practica
  • Description: $5 1 hour practica.

    Additional Prerequisites: some zouk

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Feb 1 - 22:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Viennese Waltz II
  • Description: Build on the fundamentals, polish the look and feel, and learn some new steps. 4-hour series.

  • 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 II
  • Description: Continue developing your Tango with technique and patterns such as Rock Steps, Double Corte, Open Fan, Extended Walk, and a Dip.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Nightclub Two-Step II
  • Description: Continue building your fundamentals as you learn technique and patterns such as the Inside Loop, Inside Turn, Stop & Go, and several Left Turning variations.

  • 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 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.

  • 9pm 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.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Feb 2 - 23:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Salsa I
  • Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.

  • 7pm 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
  • 6pm 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.

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

  • 8pm 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.

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

    Special Programs

    Feb 2:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Latin Practice Party
  • Description:

    $5 Drop in fee

    Feb 2 - 23:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm West Coast Swing Boot Camp II (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Build on Boot Camp I with more challenging technique, styling, connection, variations, and patterns. Share this demanding and fast-paced experience with other talented and hard-working dancers.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor approval required

    friday

    Special Programs

    Feb 3:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 12am TGIF Dance Party - HUSTLE Workshop, all levels.
  • Description: Walk ins or advanced registration welcome with 'Champion Chicago Hustle Weekend' packages. $15 regardless of arrival time. 9 - Midnight: TGIF Dance Party (Latin, Ballroom, Swing, Country, Tango) & just for fun quick dance competition.

    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)

    Feb 4 - 25:
    in room # 1
  • 10am Cumbia & Street-Style Salsa I
  • Description: Cumbia is a Latin dance done at Salsa clubs and venues where the music has Mexican and Columbian influences. Along with Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, and Cha Cha, Cumbia rounds out the Latin Club dancer's repertoire and will keep them in high demand and on the dance floor all night. Cumbia shares the same steps, patterns, and rhythm as Street-Style Salsa, only the styling is a little different. You'll get a two for one in our workshop as both Salsa and Cumbia styling will be covered.

  • 11am 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.

  • 12pm Hustle II
  • Description: Continue with technique and patterns such as the Cross Body Lead, Hammerlock variations, CBL Turn, and more.

  • 1pm Foxtrot II
  • Description: Continue with more fundamental technique and patterns such as the turning box, zig zag, twinkle, sway, and dip.

  • 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
  • 11am Salsa Favorite Popular Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as RBT variations, Loop CBLT, Waiter Turn Combo, Paddle Spin, Sombrero, and more.

  • 12pm Waltz Int/Adv Variations & Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: There are over 70 common 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.

    Feb 11 - 25: THREE week Series (workshop pricing applies)
    in room # 1
  • 1pm Foxtrot Baby It's Cold Outside Partner (Int/Adv)
  • THREE week series - workshop pricing applies.

    Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Turning Twinkle Redirect, Grapevine Turn, Back Corner, Outside Partner, Twinkle Turn, and more.

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Feb 5 - 26:
    in room # 1
  • 5pm 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

    Feb 12 & 19: 2 Week - 2 Hour Series
    in room # 1
  • 2 - 4pm Cha Cha II
  • TWO week TWO hour series.  Standard series pricing.

    Description: Continue building your Cha Cha with patterns like the Cross Body, Release, Open Breaks, and Turns.

    Workshops

    Feb 12:
    in room # 1
  • 3 - 5pm Ballet Basics
  • Description: Expand your repertoire and body awareness by learning some ballet. Enhance your ballroom and swing with ballet skills! New steps and movements covered each class.

    Feb 19:
    in room # 1
  • 12pm 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.

  • 1pm Isolations & Body Movement (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Learn how to move one body part at a time to improve your Latin, Swing, and Ballroom technique.  This class will focus on styling using different body parts to take your dancing to the next level.

    Feb 26:
    in room # 1
  • 1pm 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!

  • 2 - 4pm Music Video Dancing
  • Description: Learn fun hip hop dance sequences from popular dance videos from artists such as Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Madonna, and others. Each class is different, so repeat this class to learn new choreography.

  • 4pm Quebradita Basics
  • Description: A lively dance popular in Mexican culture, some have described it as a cross between Merengue, Cumbia, and Country Western. The lead holds the follow close around the hips and dance steps characterized with a lot of bouncing and kicks. It looks like a joyful cowboy dance, and can picture the dancers yelling a Spanish "Yee Ha."

    Additional Prerequisites: Some latin dance experience recommended.

    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.

    saturday

    Workshops

    Feb 11:
    in room # 1
  • 11 - 3:30pm Argentine Tango Basics
  • Description: It's been called the vertical expression of a horizontal desire, the Argentine Tango is an intimate dance using a close embrace and fancy foot and legwork. The dancers' dance, it can be addicting. No partner necessary, because we rotate. $40 in 5 days in advance. $50 regular price. (Cash Only at the door) To register call May I Have This Dance. Bring lunch, we will take a 30 minute break. However, drinks must be purchased at the bar, no outside beverages allowed. No refunds or exchanges. Workshops may be cancelled if we don't get a minimum enrollment. Professional dance instructor provided by Chicago's Best, May I Have This Dance!