July 25 & 26
Friday, October 2, 2015 ♦ 8:30 PM
4545 N Lincoln Ave · The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall · 773.728.6000
The Global Dance Party is a new Friday night series offering an exciting opportunity to experiment with dance styles from around the globe. Each evening will feature a dance class followed by two hours of music from live bands or DJs in our brand new Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall.
Acknowledging and honoring the rich, history and evolution of House music and culture, The Chicago House Institute (C.H.I.) invites you to join the celebration of the exhibit opening of "El Trains and Alley Entrances: Navigating Chicago through House Music". As the inaugural celebration of The Modern Dance Music and Research and Archiving Foundation's year long partnership with the Old Town School of Folk Music, this global dance party will give you something for your mind, your body and your soul. See, hear, feel, and connect to Chicago's Urban Folk Music AND EACH OTHER. Pre-party dance workshop provided by Boogie McClarin followed by a gala party with music by internationally renowned Chicago DJs and producers.
This program is part of Chicago Artist's Month, an Affiliate Program Partner of the Chicago Architecture Biennial.