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.

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

Series (4-weeks)

Apr 3 - 24:
in room # 1
  • 6pm Waltz II
  • Description: Continue with more technique and patterns such as the Corner Step, Left Box with Underarm Turn, and Twinkle variations.

  • 7pm West Coast Swing Whip It Good (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Add these fancy whip variations to your repertoire. Patterns may include Extended Stalker, Continuous Inside, Basket & Reverse, Snap, Lead's Basket, Left Side, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Kizomba lll
  • Description:

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

  • 7pm Hustle Syncopated Turn Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the Turnstile, Spot of T, Right Side Roll, Play, Barrel Toss, Apache, and more.

  • 8pm Argentine Tango More Molinete Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: A compliment to the Molinete Variations series, this is an additional month with new variations of the Molinete pattern. Also review the correct technique, connection, and how to use them in your Argentine Tango.

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

    Special Programs

    Apr 3 - 24:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Hustle Mastery Bootcamp (Mastery)
  • Description:

    Audition/Invitation only.   Includes May 1st - Daric & Nastia Workshop 8-10pm.

    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)

    Apr 4 - 25:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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 East Coast Swing Intermediate Advanced Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Learn different patterns, styling and technique each time this class is offered. The instructor will include new material to make your ECS dancing even more special.  Fun and useful moves to impress on the dance floor.

     

  • 7pm 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.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Must Know Patterns for All Westies (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Every WCS dancer should do these patterns well. Learn the technique, connection, and moves to execute them like a champ. May include Twisted Hammerlock Fold variations, Slingshot, Behind Back Barrel, Leads Side Pass from Roll, Yo Yo Hip Catch, and more

  • 9pm Zouk LambaZouk Patterns (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Add unique character and variations to your dance with Zouk patterns and styling influenced by Lambada.

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Apr 5 - 26:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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.

  • 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 Rollout, Fans, Flicks (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Outside Partner Walk, Right Side Fans, Promenade Flicks, and Corte Rollout.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Viennese Waltz II
  • Description: Build on the fundamentals, polish the look and feel, and learn some new steps. 4-hour series.

  • 7pm Salsa Stylish & Rotational Cross Body Leads (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Add these powerful CBLT variations to your Salsa. Follows will improve their styling and technique including some playful variations. Leads will learn to use momentum to make their CBLs advanced.

  • 8pm Hustle III
  • Description: More technique, styling, and patterns such as the Bridge, Grapevine, Shadow CBLT, and NY Walk.

  • 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.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Apr 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm Salsa III
  • Description: More fundamentals and patterns such as Hammerlock Unwind, Half Closed CBL, Shoulder CBLT, Free Spin, and Barrel Roll.

  • 7pm Bachata More Turn Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn common intermediate combinations including various wraps, cuddles, spins, and hammerlocks.

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

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Bread & Butter (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn the pattern variations that are a standard part of all good WCS dancer's repertoire. These may include the Stalker Whip, Roll Throwout, Handshake Tuck Double, Sweetheart Fold, Hammerlock Fold, Cross Hands Roll, and more.

  • 9pm 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.

    Special Programs

    Apr 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 8pm West Coast Swing Bootcamp: Great Lines & Great Turns (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    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)

    Apr 8 - 29:
    in room # 1
  • 10am Cumbia & Street-Style Salsa III
  • Description:

    Continue with more Cumbia and Street-Style Salsa patterns, technique and styling.  

  • 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 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.

  • 1pm Foxtrot lV
  • Description:

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

  • 2pm 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.

    in room # 2
  • 10am East Coast Swing II
  • Description: Continue building your East Coast Swing with technique and patterns like the turning basic, backhand change, cuddle tuck, tuck throwout, triple steps, and more.

  • 11am 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.

  • 12pm Waltz Intermediate/Advanced (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Must have completed all basic curriculum to qualify.

  • 1pm 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.

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    Apr 2 & 9: 2 Hour - 2 Week Series
    in room # 1
  • 3 - 5pm Cha Cha IV
  • Description: Build on Cha Cha Core I, II, & III and prepare to enter the Intermediate/Advanced level.

    Additional Prerequisites: Cha Cha I, II, & III

    Apr 9 - 30:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm 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.

  • 4pm 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

    Apr 2:
    in room # 1
  • 2pm Latin Hips & Body Movement (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Your feet may know where to go, but how about the rest of you? Do you look like a Latin social dancer? Learn about the different parts of the body you should use to look your best. Apply these movements to the Latin club dances such as Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha, Rumba, and Merengue. This class focuses on the social, nightclub, and authentic style of Cuban Motion, as opposed to the competitive Ballroom-style Cuban Motion which is covered in the dancesport syllabus.

    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.

    May 1st & 2nd European Champion Dancers Daric & Nastia HUSTLE & WCS workshops - CLICK HERE for details.

    May is "MayI Month"!  Help us celebrate with special deals and events.  Details coming soon!

    CLICK HERE for info about May 6 & 7 Mad Dash Workshop Weekend.

    CLICK HERE  for info about May 20 & 21st Musicality Marathon!

     

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

    Series (4-weeks)

    May 1 - 22:
    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 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 Waltz III
  • Description: Build more fundamentals including connection, styling, and patterns such as the Right Box, Spirals, Flip Flops, and more.

  • 7pm Hustle Chasing Shadows (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and shadow variations like the Left Side, Slot Change, Traveling, Passing, Booty, and more.

    Special Programs

    May 1 - 22:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Argentine Tango 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 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.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor approval required.

    in room # 2
  • 8 - 10pm Hustle Mastery Bootcamp (Mastery)
  • Musicality & Dynamics.

    Description:

    Audition/Invitation only.   Includes May 1st - Daric & Nastia Workshop 8-10pm.

    May 1:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm Hustle European Champs Hustle Workshop: Daric & Nastia (Int/Adv)
  • Daric & Nastia, Champion Dancers and Coaches from Russia and Switzerland will be at MayI! Highly skilled and acclaimed instructors, they have great content and are very fun and entertaining. Such a special opportunity you don't want to miss this!
    They will be sharing secrets, skils, and moves that helped them win multiple European DiscoFox and Hustle Championships.

    Description: Daric & Nastia, Champion Dancers and Coaches from Russia and Switzerland will be at MayI! Highly skilled and acclaimed instructors, they have great content and are very fun and entertaining. Such a special opportunity you don't want to miss this! They will be sharing secrets, skils, and moves that helped them win multiple European DiscoFox and Hustle Championships. MUST be at least intermediate level Hustle.

    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)

    May 9 - 30:
    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 Baskets (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Baskets can add dynamics to your Salsa with movement through the slot by both partners. Learn several basket variations and how to mix them up with other patterns to make it all flow smooth and cool.

  • 8pm West Coast Swing Hooks, Lunges & Simple Tricks (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the tuck and hook, hook and return, lunge, roll to run, and more.

  • 9pm Zouk Wraps & Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Put it all together through combinations that flow well and amalgamations that will really shine on the dance floor.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm 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.

    Workshops

    May 2:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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.

  • 7pm Salsa Multiple Spins to Enhance Your Patterns (Mastery)
  • Description: Add multiple spins for the leads and follows to several standard patterns to make them more advanced, exciting and impressive. This class is not for the faint-of-heart.

  • 8 - 10pm Salsa Role Reversal (Int/Adv)
  • Description: You need to take this class at some point if you want to be the best lead or follow you can be. Experience what it's like to be on the other side of the partnership. Gentlemen will learn to follow. Ladies will learn to lead. Everyone will dance all parts and dance with each other. Even if you never plan on actually dancing the opposite role on the social dance floor, you will become much better in your natural role after taking this class. Come see why many advanced students say this is one of the most valuable classes they have ever taken.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Carolina Shag Basics
  • Description: Carolina Shag is a style of swing that emphasizes fancy footwork and twisty legs while the upper body and hips stay relatively still, Carolina Shag initially reached its popularity as a dance done to “beach music.” Recently it’s gained favor with West Coast and other swing dancers as a way to enhance their style and footwork chops. Get a taste in this workshop.

    Additional Prerequisites: Prior East Coast or West Coast Swing experience highly recommended.

    Special Programs

    May 2:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 10pm West Coast Swing European Champs Workshops- Daric & Nastia (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Daric & Nastia, Champion Dancers and Coaches from Russia and Switzerland will be at MayI! Highly skilled and acclaimed instructors, they have great content and are very fun and entertaining. Such a special opportunity you don't want to miss this!
    They will be sharing secrets, skils, and moves that have kept them among the top competitors on the awe-inspiring European WCS Circuit.

    May 9 & 30:
    in room # 1
  • 10pm Zouk Zouk Practica
  • Description: $5 1 hour practica.

    Additional Prerequisites: some zouk

    May 9 - 30:
    in room # 1
  • 7 - 8:30pm Fusion: Crossover Connections & Musicality (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Please see flyer at studio.  Invite/Audition only.

  • 8:30 - 10pm Salsa Boot Camp II (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Build off Boot Camp I and learn all of the building blocks, more complicated variations, styling, and technique. Practice and accelerate your development in this program surrounded by other talented and driven dance students.

    Additional Prerequisites: Instructor approval required.

    wednesday

    Series (4-weeks)

    May 3 - 24:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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.

  • 7pm 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.

  • 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 With a Twist (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Promenade Check, Rock Steps CBMP, Quick Right Turn, Promenade Twist, and more.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Foxtrot II
  • Description: Continue with more fundamental technique and patterns such as the turning box, zig zag, twinkle, sway, and dip.

  • 7pm Foxtrot Int/Adv Variations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: A Master or Senior instructor will cover moves, technique, and styling topics appropriate for Intermediate Level students that can dramatically improve your dancing. Each seminar will be customized to the needs of the students in the class.

  • 8pm 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.

  • 9pm 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

    May 31:
    in room # 1
  • 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.

  • 7pm Foxtrot Picture Lines & Photo Moments (Mastery)
  • Description: These patterns and movements are filled with beautiful moments to show off your poise, grace, and style. Add a bit of show to your social dancing.

  • 8pm Partner Pivot Technique & Patterns (Mastery)
  • Description: Learn the secrets to executing partner pivots like a pro. Apply this to several advanced patterns in Foxtrot, Waltz, Country Two Step, and/or Tango.

  • 9pm Waltz Advanced Styling & Technique (Mastery)
  • Description: Make your partnered patterns look more polished and elegant. Learn tips & tricks to take your dancing up a level.

    in room # 2
  • 6pm Country Line Dancing
  • Description: Learn several of the classics as well as latest and greatest line dances done to popular fun country tunes. Each class will cover different songs and dances, so repeat this class often!

  • 7 - 9pm Kizomba Basic Intensive for Advanced Dancers
  • Description:

    Accelerate your learning of Kizomba, the Latin and Tango influenced African partner dance that is exploding in popularity in the Salsa and West Coast Swing scenes.  This Intensive workshop is designed to move faster than normal since all students should have significant experience in partner dancing.

  • 9pm Country Two-Step Int/Adv Variations & Combinations (Int/Adv)
  • Description: There are over 150 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.

    thursday

    Series (4-weeks)

    May 4 - 25:
    in room # 1
  • 6pm 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

  • 7pm Bachata Reverse Turns (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Learn patterns including reverse turn movements.

  • 8pm 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.

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

  • 7pm 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.

    Special Programs

    May 4:
    in room # 1
  • 10 - 11:30pm Latin Practice Party
  • Description:

    $5 Drop in fee

    May 4 - 25:
    in room # 1
  • 8 - 10pm West Coast Swing Bootcamp Feel The Connection (Int/Adv)
  • Description:

    Continue developing your WCS skills in the intense and demanding Bootcamp environment.  This month's program is different each time it's offered and builds on the fundamentals you've learned in previous WCS Bootcamps

    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)

    May 6 - 27:
    in room # 1
  • 10am East Coast Swing III
  • Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like she/he goes combo, and several triple step variations.

  • 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 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.

  • 1pm 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.

    in room # 2
  • 10am Cumbia & Street-Style Salsa IV
  • Description:

    Continue with more Cumbia and Street-Style Salsa patterns, technique and styling.

  • 11am Salsa Egg Beaters (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Impressive Salsa combinations that include repeated Cross Body Lead Turns from various entrances and exits.

  • 12pm Waltz Intermediate/Advanced (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Must have completed all basic curriculum to qualify.

  • 1pm 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!

  • 2pm Argentine Tango II
  • Description: Continue with this class where you will learn patterns like the Continuous Cruzada, Cross Salida, Parada Forward Ocho, Back Ocho Cruzada, Parada Back Ocho with Forward Ocho End, and more.

    sunday

    Series (4-weeks)

    May 7 - 28:
    in room # 1
  • 3pm Salsa III
  • Description: More fundamentals and patterns such as Hammerlock Unwind, Half Closed CBL, Shoulder CBLT, Free Spin, and Barrel Roll.

  • 4pm 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.

  • 5pm 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.

    May 21 & 28: 2-week 2 hour series
    in room # 1
  • 1 - 3pm Cha Cha Handcuffs, Locks, & Loops (Int/Adv)
  • Description: Cha Cha styling and patterns including several loops, locks and handcuffs, triple chas, and much more!

    Workshops

    May 28:
    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!

    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.