Inspiración Dance Chicago (IDC) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 dance group located in Chicago, IL. Drawing from multiple dance forms, while retaining the cultural authenticity of Latin dance, IDC presents groundbreaking instruction and choreography that utilizes Latin dance to educate and enrich the lives of young people and the community. Click here for a detailed record of our non-profit activities.
Inspiración offers a variety of services that include our public group salsa classes. Please contact us about bookings for private lessons, performances and/or dance workshops.
Join us for a lively evening of dance! We invite you the 3rd Annual Inspiración Gala on Saturday May 28th at the Mundelein Auditorium on Loyola’s campus, 1020 West Sheridan. Inspiración Dance Chicago's (IDC) community activities have become increasingly vibrant with thriving youth programs, as well as our growing adult programs. We would like to celebrate those accomplishments and build hope for more in the coming year. The gala will include performances, group dance lesson, food, beverages, a silent auction, and of course, lots of dancing. All proceeds will benefit IDC's professional, college and high school programming. The gala is for guests of all ages.
When: Saturday, May 28th, 2016
7pm: Doors open. Food and open bar. 8:30-10pm: Performances and Silent Auction bidding 10pm-11pm: Dance lesson and open dance floor
Where: Mundelein Auditorium (1020 W Sheridan Rd.) Steps away from the Loyola Red Line! Parking available onsite.
Tickets: Ticket includes all evening entertainment, food, open bar, group dance lesson and open dance floor. We will also accept payments at the door.
Inspiración Dance Chicago is happy to announce auditions for its 2016 apprentice class. The auditions will occur on Sunday, March 6th, from 2:30-4pm at Chicago Dance (415 West Huron). There is no audition fee.
Inspiración is a diverse Latin dance company that offers many benefits to its members including:
No membership fees
Stipends for travel to salsa congresses
Costumes provided by the company
Training and choreograpy with world class performers
Opportunities to work with youth
Applicants with Latin dance experience are preferred. The audition will consist of four segments: