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WEB - BYOB Holiday Heels 2017

Learn a sassy Holiday Heels dance routine at this BYOB dance class and party! This event includes a 90-minute heels class followed by a half hour (or longer?) dance party. Holiday snacks and mixers will be provided.

Not sure about dancing in heels? You can have just as much sassy fun without heels. This class is for all levels — everyone (age 21 and over) is welcome!

* 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. mix and mingle with holiday snacks (BYOB)
* 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. heels class taught by Josh Fletcher
* 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. dance party


Mark your calendar and join us for our Fall Student Showcase! Admission is FREE to this evening of dance, where our students will perform pieces they have been learning in our fall classes including modern, contemporary, jazz, ballet, tap, musical theater, and more!

If you have been thinking about taking a class, this showcase is a great opportunity to see a sample of all of our classes and meet some of the students and teachers.

The performance will be at Glenwood Dance Studio at 7017 N. Glenwood, Chicago, IL. It features a premiere from our Performance Workshop group, choreographed by GDS instructor Kristi Licera! Please note that seating is limited for this one-night only event.


My oh my, chili and pie! Join us for our favorite event of fall – our annual Fall Fundraiser! Support Glenwood Dance Studio by enjoying chili, pie, silent auction, cash bar, plus dance performances from your GDS dancers. Your generosity strengthens a welcoming community of dance.

WHEN: Sunday, October 8 at 6PM

WHERE: The Glenwood Bar (6962 N Glenwood Avenue in Rogers Park)


All levels welcome — NO dance experience needed!

Learn Wedding Reception Classics such as The Electric Slide, the Cupid Shuffle, PLUS slow-dance basics, how to free-style like a pro, and more! Teacher Brennen Renteria will break it all down for you at this BYOB dance class and party. Soft drinks and snacks are provided! Note: for ages 21+ only.

FB Event - GAAF 2017

Join the GDS Dancers on the South Stage at Glenwood Ave/Farwell Ave at 1:30PM on Saturday, August 19 for a fun summer performance! Our dancers proudly present works they have been rehearsing throughout the summer including presentations from our Musical Theater, Contemporary, and many other classes!

To learn more about Glenwood Ave. Arts Fest, visit

 FB Event - Summer Student Showcase 2017

Join us for a FREE in-studio performance, brought to you by your GDS dancers! See what our students have been learning all summer. GDS will be presenting excerpts and works-in-progress from many of our classes including Musical Theater, Sassy Heels, Ballet Repertory, and more. Meet some of our amazing instructors and be there to give a big round of applause to your fellow friends and dancers!

Seating is limited for this event, so be sure to come early!

BYOB Hip Hop House Party

ALL levels welcome – no experience required!

Glenwood Dance Studio is celebrating summer with a Hip Hop House Party! Join GDS Instructor Gloria Mwez as she breaks down the basic elements of hip hop dance including top rock, down rock, and freezes – everything you need to dominate a dance off! Bring your favorite adult beverage for an evening you won’t want to miss. Snacks and soft drinks will be provided.

Summer Sassy Heels BYOB 2017

All levels welcome – no experience (or heels) necessary!

Summer + Sass = BYOB Sassy Heels! Join GDS Instructor Josh Fletcher for a night you won’t want to miss. Come in your favorite kicks or dance shoes. High heels are NOT required, but your sassiness is!


BYOB Fake It at a Wedding

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