Quint Lattimore, 18, sat down to share with CDS Blog what his next steps are now that he has finally graduated from Chicago Academy for the Arts. His initial plans included continuing his academic education by pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts and majoring in Dance. He looked at programs in Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania, […]
Chicago Dance Supply travels to the Chicago Mini Tango Festival from April 9-12th! Visit the Chicago Mini Tango Festival Facebook page here. Remember a limited number of our tango shoes will be left at the store. Please call (773)-728-5344 ahead for availability. Call or email email@example.com for requests at the Festival.
CDS hits the road TOMORROW to visit the Chicago International Salsa Congress through Sunday February 15th. A majority of our men’s and women’s salsa shoes and select men’s and women’s tango shoes will be at the Congress. CDS brand, select Werner Kern and Supadance, and sale shoes will be available in stores. See you on […]
Valentine’s Day means Salsa season for us at Chicago Dance Supply! Find a date and show off on the dance floor at the Chicago International Salsa Congress. When: February 12-15, 2015 Where: The Westin O’Hare 6100 North River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018 We’ll be featuring BRAND NEW styles from Stephanie, GoGo Dance, and Nueva Epoca […]
To be a dancer in your senior year at a top performing arts high schools is like having pre-show jitters times 100…or 100,000 I should say. I am a male dancer, and I am getting ready to take that big step and graduate from high school in the spring. I am moving on into adulthood. […]
Studio showings are one way to experience concert dance in a more intimate setting. Removing the distance between the performers and audience exploits vulnerability. This ultimately can lead to a genuine connections between the dancers, live musicians and audience that may be unique to the setting and deeply satisfying in its own way. I was […]
Lythe, long and strong would be some words that may describe River North Dance Chicago‘s Gretchen LaWall* in action, either on stage or in the classroom. Recently, I had the pleasure of viewing her Fletcher Pilates® class at River North’s Teen Intensive. There was a quiet but fierce depth of concentration in the room as dancers […]
Thanks for all your help, Ericka and Alee! We’ll miss you at the end of summer!
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Today, Ginger got her first pair of pointe shoes at Chicago Dance Supply! She purchased the Russian Pointe Almaz shoe. The reinforced stitching and tapered shape of the box helped support her en pointe. Ginger dances at Ruth Page and began ballet when she was 7 years old. With her new pointe shoes, she’s very excited […]