Category Archives: News
Brenna Glaeser | May 18th, 2016 | Posted in Community, News

It’s your turn to step into the spotlight at CTT’s 2016 Gala! Step right up and enjoy top notch local food and beverages, mingle with the dancers, and see an exclusive dance preview of the culminating event of CTT’s 13th Season, We Will Tap You. Food | Drinks | Performance | Silent Auction | Urban […]

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | May 9th, 2016 | Posted in Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth Photography, News

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

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | May 6th, 2016 | Posted in Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth Photography, News

When Erin came by to shop for ballet slippers yesterday, we couldn’t help but  shoot her in the glorious afternoon sun donning tiara and tutu. So fun! Thanks for stopping by Erin! Catch Erin’s performance at Ruth Page 2016 Spring Show June 17-18. Ruth Page Center for the Arts Theater Friday, June 17, 2016 – […]

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | May 5th, 2016 | Posted in Community, News

A special event benefiting LEVELdance. Come meet the artists of LEVEL and enjoy a night filled with friends, libations, raffles and an unVEILing of LEVELdance’s newest works in progress! All proceeds support LEVELdance’s 2016 – 2017 performing season. WHEN Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM (CDT) – Add to Calendar WHERE Fulton Street […]

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | May 4th, 2016 | Posted in Community, Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth Photography, News

Proof galleries are now available for Regional Dance America MidStates (MSRDA) Festival at Northshore Center for the Performing Arts, April 28-29, 2016. Go to For inquiries, please contact Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth. 773-216-2067 Chicago Dance Supply 5301 N Clark St Chicago, IL 60640     Related links: Salt Creek Ballet MSRDA Eddy Ocampo 2015 Photo Gallery […]

Brenna Glaeser | May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in News

Every customer who purchases a Russian Pointe brand pointe shoe is eligible for a free gift while supplies last! Gift options include tee shirts, mesh bags, luggage tags, convertible tights, and more! Call 773-728-5344 today to schedule your pointe shoe fitting at Chicago Dance Supply!

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | April 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth Photography, News

Chicago Dance Supply offers photography services for dancers including headshots, portraits and events. Call the shop today at 773-728-5344 or call Leni directly at 773-216-2067 to book your session or event. Free first-time consults. Follow Leni: Chicagodances on Instagram Facebook LinkedIn

Brenna Glaeser | April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in News

Happy National Dance Week! National Dance Week 2016 is from April 22- May 1. National Dance Week is put on every year by the National Dance Week Foundation. See their website for more information about their mission and work for the dance community. Celebrate National Dance Week by seeing a dance performance, taking a new […]

Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | April 18th, 2016 | Posted in Argentine Tango, News

Chicago Dance Supply enjoyed a grand weekend at the Rosemont Hilton O’Hare, shopping, socializing and dancing with tangueros from all over the US and beyond during the Chicago Mini Tango Festival. Visiting Argentine tango instructors delighted us with classes and performances all weekend (watch the Saturday performances below). Thank you to all especially Ray Barbosa, […]

Brenna Glaeser | April 18th, 2016 | Posted in News

Our most recent group pointe shoe fitting was with students from the Iona Calhoun Ballet School. Below are photos of their group fitting taken by Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth of Chicago Dance Photography. Call 773-728-5344 to schedule your fitting today! Chicago Dance Supply offers individual and group pointe shoe fittings by appointment. Please allow 30 to 60 minutes […]