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Chicago SummerDance Schedule - July

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The complete Chicago SummerDance July schedule is listed below. The band/DJ is listed first with the dance studio/instructor(s) listed underneath.

(schedule is subject to change)

 

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Salsa + Mambo

  • Luis Palermo + Brasa All Stars (Salsa)

www.latinstreetdance.com

  • Dance Academy of Salsa (Mambo)

danceacademyofsalsa.com

 

Sunday, July 2, 2017 (4-7pm) - Zydeco

  • Terrance Simien + The Zydeco Experience (Zydeco Two-Step)

www.terrancesimien.com  /  soundcloud.com/terrance-simien www.facebook.com  /  twitter.com

  • Buddy Bates + Monica Vachlon (Zydeco Two-Step)

 

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 (6-9pm) - Irish Folk Music + Dancing

  • Bue (Irish Folk Music)

buamusic.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  www.sonicbids.com/band/bua/

  • Trinity Irish Dance (Irish Folk Dancing)

www.trinityirishdance.com

Part of Taste of Chicago at the regular location in Grant Park’s Spirit of Music Garden

 

Thursday, July 6, 2017 (6-9pm) - Steppin' - Tribute to Herb Kent

  • DJ Eric "ET" Taylor (Chicago Steppin')

soundcloud.com/dj-eric-et-taylor  /  www.facebook.com

  • Majestic Gents (Chicago Steppin')

www.majesticgents.net

Part of Taste of Chicago at the regular location in Grant Park’s Spirit of Music Garden 

 

Friday, July 7, 2017 (6-9pm) - House

  • Steve 'Miggedy' Maestro

Part of Taste of Chicago at the regular location in Grant Park’s Spirit of Music Garden  

 

Saturday, July 8, 2017 (2-5pm) - Footwork SummerDance-Off

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Garfield Park Golden Dome, 100 N. Central Park Ave.

 

Saturday, July 8, 2017 (6-9pm) - Salsa

  •  Orquesta El Macabeo (Salsa)

orquestaelmacabeo.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  twitter.com  /  www.orquestaelmacabeo.bandcamp.com

  • Latin Rhythms (Salsa)

www.latinrhythmschicago.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  www.instagram.com  /  twitter.com

Part of Taste of Chicago at the regular location in Grant Park’s Spirit of Music Garden

 

Sunday, July 9 2017 (4-7pm) - Country

  • Lawrence Peters Outfit (Honky-Tonk Country)

lawrencepeters.com/home.html

  • Jeffery Cannon and Meg Kindelin (Country Two-Step, Waltz)

Part of Taste of Chicago at the regular location in Grant Park’s Spirit of Music Garden

 

Thursday, July 13, 2017 (6-9pm) - Bomba

  • Bomba con Buya (Plena + Bomba)
  • Ivelisse Diaz with la Escuelita Bombera de Corazon (Plena + Bomba)

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Humboldt Park Boathouse, 1301 N. Sacramento Ave.

 

Friday, July 14, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Footwork

  • The ERA Footwork Crew (Footwork)

Following a lesson covering basic moves from 6 to 7pm, the ERA Footwork Crew will perform as a crew to their mixtape “In the Wurkz”

www.theerafootworkcrew.com

 

Saturday, July 15, 2017 (2-5pm) - Steppin' SummerDance-Off

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Washington Park Refectory, 5531 S. Russell Dr.

 

Saturday, July 15, 2017 (6-9:30) - Salsa

  • Timba Brava (Timba Salsa)
  • Chicago Dance (Salsa)

 

Sunday, July 16, 2017 (4-7pm) - Italian Folk Music + Dancing

  • Newpoli (Italian Folk Music + Dance)

www.newpolimusic.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  www.twitter.com

  • Newpoli will teach Pizzica, a traditional tarantella from Apulia called "Salento"

 

Thursday, July 20, 2017 (6-9pm) - Salsa + Bachata

  • El Caobo (Salsa, Mambo, Bachata)
  • Denita Inez & Desueño (Salsa, Bachata)

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Ping Tom Memorial Park, 300 W. 19th St.

 

Friday, July 21, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Swing

  • The Fat Babies ('20s and '30s Jazz and Swing)

www.thefatbabies.com  /  www.facebook.com

  • Big City Swing (East Coast Swing)

bigcityswing.com

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017 (2-5pm) - Footwork SummerDance-Off

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Hamilton Park Cultural Center, 513 W. 72nd St.

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Salsa, Mambo, Cha-Cha

  • Charange Tropical (Salsa with Strings)

www.charangatropical.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  twitter.com

  • Mixed Motion Art (Mambo, Cha-Cha)

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017 (4-7pm) - Ballroom

  • May I Have this Dance Presents Ballroom + more!

www.mayihavethisdance.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  twitter.com

  • Nino DiGiuliuo (Cha-Cha, Waltz)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017 (6-9pm) - Salsa

  • Aguzate (Vintage Salsa DJ set)
  • Dance Academy of Salsa (Salsa, Cha-Cha)

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Humboldt Park Boathouse, 1301 N. Sacramento Ave.

 

Friday, July 28, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Blues + West Coast Swing

  • The Cash Box Kings (Chicago Blues)

cashboxkings.com

  • May I Have This Dance (West Coast Swing)

www.mayihavethisdance.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  twitter.com

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017 (2-5pm) - Steppin' SummerDance-Off

Part of Chicago SummerDance in the Parks

Austin Town Hall Park, 5610 W. Lake St.

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017 (6-9:30pm) - Salsa  National Dance Day

  • Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros (Cuban Son, Salsa)

www.loshabanerosnyc.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  soundcloud.com/gerardo-contino  /  www.facebook.com

  • Arthur Murray Dance Center (Salsa)

arthurmurray.com

 

Sunday, July 30, 2017 (4-7pm) - Ballroom

  • Teddy Lee Orchestra (Ballroom)
  • Fred Astaire Dance Studio - West Loop (Fox-Trot, Rumba)

 fredastaireillinois.com  /  www.youtube.com  /  www.facebook.com  /  fredastairedancecorp.tumblr.com/  /  twitter.com/FredAstaireCorp

 

 

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