Lindy Bliss Workshop, Sunday October 2, 2016 with Michael and Evita

M & E with localThis October 2, 2016….

Join 2 of the most sought after international Lindy Hop instructors for this first ever local workshop series. Join Evita Arce and Michael Jagger for their unique brand of top level instruction, unequaled understanding of musicality and connection, amazing performance prowess and unending humor.

Find out more about Michael Jagger and Evita Arce!

In this Lindy Hop focused 1 day workshop, Michael and Evita will offer up 2 tracks of instruction, covering Musicality, Fast Lindy Technique, and Partner Connection, plus some slicks moves to add to your repertoire!


Location: Through The Body Dance and Fitness 1819 W. Grand Ave, suite #201

  • 2 class track: $40 with advanced registration*
  • Single class: $30*
  • 4 class registration: $70*

The Chicago Chorus Girl Project takes over Chicago!

The lovely ladies of the Chicago Chorus Girl Project will be coming to a fancy venue near you!

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Join us for one of our many performances of our special “Spring Fling” edition of the Chicago Chorus Girl Project

Thursday, May 5, come and see these high kicking darlings at ‘Big C Jamboree’, Chicago’s only roots music open mic, happening at Martyrs, 3855 N. Lincoln Ave. The girls will be taking the floor some time after 9:30pm, so don’t be late! $1 suggested donation for an entire night of live entertainment!

Tuesday May 10, join these lovely ladies as they snake their way through the elegant California Clipper for the ‘Clipper Cabaret’, 1002 N California Ave. $5 cover to see all the pretty ladies, all night long!

As if that’s not enough! Join these peaches as they celebrate the opening of the ‘Logan Square Farmer’s Market‘, Sunday May 15th. They’ll be moving their way around the crowds…get there by 11am, or else you might miss this amazing collection of shake your shimmy dolls!

While you’re at it, should you get inspired to get your own shi9mmy on, don’t forget to join us for Chorus Girl University 2016: Where you only have to be a Chorus Girl at Heart! This weekend workshop will be transforming Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood into Chorus Girl Central, July 15-17 2016. Don’t miss a minute of it!

Revere Loft- Chicago’s newest Private Event rental venue

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Revere Loft- Opening Summer 2016!
Chicago has a new player in town for elegant stylized private events, and Revere Loft is it! Stunning city views from this 4th floor renovated loft building able to accommodate upto 300 for a seated dinner.
This 12,000 sq ft loft space is perfect for large scale private events, customizable for weddings and ceremonies, all in one amazing urban atmosphere. Add that special classic vintage aesthetic that makes every event a dream, and you have Chicago’s newest player in upscale private events.
If you’re looking for a magnificent space starting in August 2016, Revere is here for the taking.
In the area of Western ave and Washington, complete with a 80 car private parking lot.
Special rates and open availability for summer 2016. Contact Us here or at revereloft@gmail.com for more information.

Chorus Girl University coming July 15-17, 2016, Chicago IL

Join the Chorus Girl Revolution!

The Galaxie Girls and Nicolle Wood are bringing this spectacular first ever event to Chicago the weekend of July 15-17. Open to women of all ages and dance levels, Chorus Girl University is an incredibly comprehensive weekend of workshops featuring classes in everything from Solo Jazz to the Busby Berkely Way to High Kicks for Kicks; from Vintage Hair and Make-up to Adapting Patterns to Fascinators and Head pieces, plus so much more!

Even events include a Showgirl Fashion Show, vintage video clips and a tremendous night of live music and dancing with the Fat Babies, PLUS the International Chorus Girl Championships! So much great stuff in one weekend, you’ll hardly believe you luck!

Find out more here~

Plan on bringing your hometown Chorus Girls to Chicago for Showcase opportunities and to participate in the International Chorus Girl Championships.

Don’t miss a minute of it! Tier 3 registration is still applicable.

In celebration of ‘Springtime’: April Burlesque at Found

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‘Springtime’: April Burlesque at Found

 

Join us for our next Burlesque extravaganza- Step into the intimate 1920s salon of Found Kitchen and Social House and celebrate ‘Springtime’-
Come see flowers in bloom and the experience the rights of Spring as only The Galaxie- Extraordinary Entertainment can bring you.
Your host for the evening, Vourteque, will see to it that everyone is comfortable and VERY well taken care of as you take in the evening, enchanted by Tila Von Twirl, beguiled by Ray Ray Sunshine, and captivated by Donna Touch. Advanced tickets can be purchased with accompanying reservations. Call for details: 847-868-8945

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Chicago Chorus Girl Project Spring Fling!

Rehearsals for our newest edition of the Chicago Chorus Girl Project begin Wednesday March 6, 2016!

Performance include Big C Jamboree and the Clipper Cabaret in May of 2016, plus additional performances are being added, with details to follow.

Participate in this spectacular event that is equal parts high energy dance class and performance opportunity, with a hearty dose of Chorus Girl glamour on top!

Rehearsals are $5 for a 90 minute class, and are held at Rast Ballet, 1803 W Byron, suite 201. Drop ins are always welcome, and remember, you only have to be a Chorus Girl at heart!

To find out more, Contact us!

Find out more about red hot Chorus Girl action by visiting out page for Chorus Girl University. The countries first established and largest Chorus Girl weekender, right here is lovely Chicago, IL.

Burlesque at Found Kitchen and Social House!

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Join us for our March edition of Burlesque at Found Kitchen and Social House in Evanston IL. Found has a spectacular atmosphere reminiscent of 1920s Bohemian Paris, intimate setting and spectacular food and cocktail offerings.

Thursday March 17th, 2016 , 1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

Come relax on a vintage chaise lounge as you take in the spectacle offered by Eva La Feva, Ray Ray Sunshine and Donna Touch during one of the 2 seating that evening, 7pm & 9pm

This months offering includes beguiling performances that will inspire wander lust, if not merely lust, in our guests for the evening.
Seating reservations can be made by contacting Found at 847-868-8945. Very limited seating.

 

 

 

 

 

Holiday in Havana: A Swingtime Voyage South of the Border

Join us as we celebrate the Holidays with a classic 1940s floorshow

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Holiday in Havana: A Swingtime Voyage South of the Border will feature over 75 performers bringing you classic song and dance numbers that will transport you to 1948 Cuba, featuring some of the most delightful Latin Jazz and traditional American Jazz music you will hear in any place, at any time.

Performers include the elegant and often revealing Donna Touch, the alluring Senora Tentacion, Chicago’s darlings, The Galaxie Girls, the rhythm bound Chicago Chorus Girl Project, our dashing host Richard Strimer, entrancing Mambo performance and lesson by Mixed Motion Arts the fantastical Flat Cats, the spectacular Chico Havana Orchestra and even more guests.

Wednesday December 16, 2015, Alhambra Palace, 1240 W Randolph

  • 7:45pm Doors open
    8pm Free Mambo lesson
    8:30-10pm Holiday in Havana: A Swingtime Voyage South of the Border
    10pm a complete set featuring the Flat Cats

Tickets are general admission: $25 at the door.

Make a night of it!  Click here for reservation at Alhambra Palace for dinner.

About the amazing music for the evening:

The Chico Havana Orchestra, lead by Paul Asaro featuring The Flat Cats, Andy Schumm of the Fat Babies, Richie Santiago and many more will inspire you to dance, to sing, and to take a conga line trip around the magnificent dance floor at the Alhambra Palace, 1240 W. Randolph. This 12 piece orchestra was put together expressly to bring the sounds and feel of Caribbean and South American  music into Chicago’s Riverwest neighborhood for this very special event. The music for the evening will range from traditional Mambo to quintessential  Hot Jazz. You can try to stay in your seat, but your body is sure to take over and find you in the middle of the floor dancing the night away.

Guests are encourage to don classic vintage attire.

For more information, or to inquire about having your own “Holiday in Havana”, contact us!

Chorus Girl University July 2016

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Registration Open!

The Nation’s first ever Chorus Girl University

Brought to you by the ULHS Chorus Girl Champions: The Galaxie Girls

Participate in the International Chorus Girl Championships

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Summer 2016 you will find a whole new way to get an education: Chorus Girl Style.
Join us for an amazing weekend of workshops that will include:
See class options here

Evening events to include a Vintage Chorus Girl film screening and fashion show

Chorus Line performances and the International Chorus Girl Championships plus social dancing to the Fat Babies and special guests!

Showcases and jam sessions throughout the Chicago.


Pass options include 3 class, 5 class and 7 class passes, plus guest passes and ala carte options for classes and evening events. (see ticket options)

Brought to you by the ULHS Winners of the National Chorus Girl Competition, and the folks who took over Chicago with their 100 Gal Chorus Line, summer 2015, the Midwest’s Darlings…. The Galaxie Girls. See our Facebook page.

Workshops and performances will be hosted in the magnificent and historic Logan Square Auditorium, in the heart of one of Chicago’s most fashionable neighborhoods, and close to public transportation.

Make Chicago and Chorus Girl U your summer holiday destination.


You only have to be a Chorus Girl at Heart!