Tag Archives: Old Town School of Folk Music

February 25, 2016 – 3:00 pm

Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre is a Chicago company that fuses music, dance, and visual art to explore and celebrate contemporary American society. Its professional Dance and Music Ensembles collaborate with one another, with visual artists and designers, and with the people and places of Chicago. On Saturday March 5th from 2-3 pm at Old Town […]

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January 7, 2016 – 11:20 am

As the elevator doors open on the third floor of the Old Town School of Folk Music, you notice there is a charge in the air. There is a mixture of chatter and movement. It is generated from the community of young dancers that have come to call Old Town School their dance home. Dance […]

By Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | Posted in Community, Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth Photography, News | Also tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Spotlight on: Miss Nancy’s Dancers at Old Town School of Folk Music
November 22, 2015 – 8:00 pm

CDS hit the streets with Chicago’s very own Reggio McLaughlin. Here’s a clip of Reggio tapping on State Street. Thank you Reggio! Catch Reggio’s holiday show, The Nut Tapper, at Old Town School of Folk Music 11/29/2015. More information and buy tickets here. Related links: reggiothehoofer.com Old Town School of Folk Music

By Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth | Posted in Community, News, People | Also tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Video: Reggio “The Hoofer” McLaughlin on dancing in Chicago
September 1, 2015 – 6:21 pm

Chicago Dance Supply would to thank the following studios for sending such wonderful dancers to our first ever Back to Class Attire Photo Shoot.  Check out the posters from the shoot! Are you photo shoot ready?> Here are some tips from Chicago Dance Photography on How To Prepare For Your Next Shoot. Interested in shooting […]

January 17, 2014 – 2:30 pm

This past December Miss Nancy’s ballet and jazz students from Old Town School of Folk Music took to the stage in an electrifying recital closing out the year on a celebratory note. We look forward to watching these young dancers grow and perform. Miss Nancy’s Dancers:  please message or call if you would like to view your […]

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January 5, 2013 – 12:37 pm
January 4, 2013 – 1:21 am

Shine on, dancers. Shine on…

January 1, 2013 – 8:21 pm

Has it been awhile since you’ve been in dance class? No, no. We’re not judging you. But perhaps it’s been on your mind anyway? The great thing about adult dance classes is that often times there is open enrollment. Drop-ins are welcomed. Check out our “Where to dance in Chicago”directory.  Perhaps there’s a class that […]

August 6, 2012 – 8:51 am

You’ve been thinking about ballet, haven’t you?  Tights, leotards, slippers…snoods?  Maybe you took ballet class as a child.  Could it be that you’re bored with the same old work out routine?  And how about those  2012 Olympic gymnastics medalists?  Whatever your inspiration, you want to know more and more.  Could it be that you’re even […]

June 10, 2006 – 5:07 pm

One of the reasons I love my store, Chicago Dance Supply, is that everyday, I get to visit with people who love to dance. Awhile back I got a chance to visit with Chicago’s own Reggio “The Hoofer”. The following is a glimpse of Reggio’s life in dance in (mostly) his own words. –Leni