Author Archives: Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth

Spotlight on CDS Sponsored Company: Giordano Dance Chicago

Video:  Giordano Dance Chicago New Season Sneak Peek We were delighted to visit Giordano at the Katten-Landau studio for the open company class with Homer Bryant and an intimate sneak peek of their upcoming season. Check out the video below.  For more info about tickets and events, visit   Behind The Scenes with Giordano Dance Chicago […]

Enter our FREE Photoshoot Contest!

Stop by Chicago Dance Supply today for your chance to win a free photoshoot! Every Friday this month at 5 pm we will draw a winner. Enter in store (no purchase necessary), one entry per person per day. Offer ends 10/7/2016 Prize includes: 30 minute photo session Online viewing proof gallery One hi-resolution digital image of your […]

FOUR Essential Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying a Ballroom Dance Shoe

Four Essential Questions to Ask Before Buying a Ballroom Dance Shoe So, you’ve decided it’s time to buy yourself some new ballroom dance shoes?  Congratulations!  Whether it’s your first or fifteenth pair, here are four basic questions that may help you on your dance quest. What kind of dancer are you? A competitive dancer may want something […]

New! Wear Moi Dance Apparel at Chicago Dance Supply

Chicago Dance Supply welcomes back Wear Moi Dancewear Our newest Wear Moi selections are going fast!  Shop CDS online now, or stop in M-F 10-7, Saturday 10-5:30 and Sunday 10-4.  5301 N Clark St at Berwyn, Chicago, IL 60640. Wear Moi Adonis Warm Up Wear Moi Bella Wear Moi Lys   Wear Moi Condor Wear […]

New! Bloch Dance Shoes at Chicago Dance Supply

Bloch Dance Shoes at Chicago Dance Supply CDS is excited to now offer Bloch pointe, ballet, jazz and tap shoes. Shop CDS online 24/7 or visit us in Andersonville.  Open daily M-F 10-7, Saturday 10-5:30, Sunday 10-4.  

Pardon Our Dust! STUDIO CDS Under Construction

Stay tuned! For more information on headshots by Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth, please contact or call directly 773-216-2067

CDS at UChicago Tango Fest 2016

Thanks to all who made the UChicago Tango Fest a great success this year. Keep scrolling to enjoy some photos and videos from this weekend.

Headshots by Leni at Chicago Dance Supply

Time to update your look? Chicago Dance Supply offers headshots! Contact Leni today to book your personal session or for corporate shoots. 773-216-2067 Send email to Leni

Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre Presents a FREE Lunchtime Concert at the Harold Washington Library

Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre, a Chicago company, fuses dance, visual art, and live music to create unique and thoughtful performances. On Thursday, May 26th, from 12-1 pm, CRDT invites you to attend their FREE concert at the Pritzker Auditorium in the Harold Washington Library. You will be inspired, entertained, and invited into the conversation! Works […]

Mercy and Her First Pointe Shoes

Young Mercy Herron explains why she started dancing and shows off her new pointe shoes at Chicago Dance Supply. For your pointe shoe fitting at Chicago Dance Supply, please call 773-728-5344 or Related links: Pointe shoes and accessories at Chicago Dance Supply Iona Calhoun School of Ballet Photography by Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth