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Dance Thru the Decades

at Seeds Center - Edgewater

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Edgewater, North Side
1212 W Balmoral Ave
Btwn N Magnolia Ave and North Broadway
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 5
Teacher: Kaleena Valdez

What you'll learn in this dance class:

Come and learn dances of decades past!

1st Monday of every Month
The 'Roaring 20's'
Come and learn The Charleston and early Jazz moves like The Jitterbug and The Cakewalk! The twenties was a time for dance when African rhythms joined the mainstream and the Flapper style was all the rage. Join me and experience a truly special time in American history-and bring your ‘Happy Feet’ !

2nd Monday of every Month
70’s Disco
Come and learn some iconic and classic dance moves from one of the greatest films ever-in my opinion-Saturday Night Fever! We will take a close look at The Hustle and more specifically The Tango Hustle. Feel free to bring your platforms ; ).

3rd Monday of every Month
The 90’s ‘Video Killed the Radio Star’
Do you love watching music videos just to see your favorite artist dance? Growing up I loved to watch Aaliyah videos and one of the most popular choreographers to work with her (and Michael Jackson, Meghan Trainor, to name a couple) is known as FATIMA. Join me as we learn some HIP-HOP moves from their music videos and relive the 90’s!

4th Monday of every Month
50’s Sock Hop!
Come experience mid-century America through dance and music! I love the idea of being a ‘vintage dancer’ for a day...let’s learn how to Hand Jive, Stroll, and Twist! Feel free to bring your bobby socks : ) !

Class sizes are small so they are extra attentive, fun, and customized to the student(s).

Due to the length of the class, we cannot accept latecomers, but will work with you to reschedule upon request. Classes start promptly at the scheduled time.

Note: 
Students who might not be English confident, feel free to bring 1 bilingual friend for free BUT YOU MUST MESSAGE US through [email protected] so we know to have enough space and supplies - Thank you!

School Notes:
Providing dietary and allergy information applicable to any classes. Wearing appropriate clothing for the activity such as no open toe shoes for cooking and clothes you wouldn't find getting a little dirty for certain art classes.

100% of any tips made to your instructor go straight to him/her and are completely optional. Class sizes are small so they are extra fun and attentive

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Refund Policy
Cancellations 

If SC cancels a class due to low enrollment or other extenuating circumstances, all participants will be notified to arrange for a credit towards another class.

If you cancel less than 5 calendar days before your scheduled class, SC may not issue any class credit or transfer.

No Show Policy 

Instructors are allowed to leave and cancel class after 30 minutes of no students within the teaching space and after this point, there are no refunds.

Sending a Friend in Your Place 

You may send a friend in your place in any such circumstance, but it is your responsibility to inform your friend policies applicable to them. This is because we allow you to send someone last minute.

Rescheduling 

If you need to reschedule your class(es), there is a strict 3 time policy. This means we will not reschedule you after missing 3 classes. Reschedules are only for the same class(es) initially paid for. 24-hour minimum notice is required for any rescheduling due to the nature of how we both prepare for and book for the rent of the class space. We cannot refund after 24 hours leading up to the class time.

SC cannot provide refunds, credits, or class transfers for classes missed as a result of illness, job loss, personal emergencies or events beyond our control. In general, Seeds Center does not provide any refunds.

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