El Trains & Alley Entrances: Navigating Chicago Through House Music + Global Dance Party

Date(s):

October 2 - December 30

About

Acknowledging and honoring the rich, history and evolution of House music and culture, The Chicago House Institute (C.H.I.) invites you to join the celebration of the exhibit opening of "El Trains and Alley Entrances: Navigating Chicago through House Music".  View memorabilia, sound, visual art and much more related to Chicago's rich history with House Music and the folk art it has inspired around the world.

El Trains exhibition opens Friday Oct 2 at 6pm, and at 8pm doors open for the Global Dance Party with Boogie McLarin, and Chicago House Institute (C.H.I.). See, hear, feel, and connect to Chicago's Urban Folk Music AND EACH OTHER. Pre-party dance workshop provided by Boogie McClarin followed by a gala party with music by internationally renowned Chicago DJs and producers. Tickets: $12

El Trains is the inaugural celebration of The Modern Dance Music and Research and Archiving Foundation's year long partnership with the Old Town School of Folk Music.

Location
Old Town School of Folk Music
4545 N Lincoln Ave Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall
60625 Chicago, IL
Phone: 7737286000

How is the City your studio?

House music is a unique Chicago folk music & dance form, literally creating dance studios everywhere from L trains to Alleys! The Old Town School of Folk Music inspires and educates artists from babies through seniors.