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.
Help us spread the word.... IDC is looking for advanced salsa/mambo dancers to join our next performance season. This is your opportunity to train, perform and compete with IDC, under the direction of Christopher Manning, featuring brand new competition choreography by multi-champion Angel Martinez starting in November. Dancers must commit to weekly Mon & Wed evening rehearsals. Auditions will be held on:
Sunday October 23 2016 at 11:15AM - Dovetail Studios (2853 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618)
Inspiración is a diverse Latin dance company that offers many benefits to its members including:
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.