A POSITIVE EXPERIENCE
FOR A SERIOUS DANCER
Test your limits and strengthen your technical skills. Learn American jazz dance and more with Master Teacher
Nan Giordano, Homer Bryant, Cesar G. Salinas and
GDC Company members.
CHICAGO WORKSHOP DETAILS JUNE 14-19
Step into an environment where hard work, camaraderie, dedication, and mastery of multiple dance forms shape you into what Gus Giordano called ‘the total dancer.’ Challenge yourself in classes taught and designed by Nan Giordano and the GDC staff to strengthen your technical skills in multiple dance genres…a trademark of all Giordano dancers.
Each day is filled with classes and exciting dance industry topics. Surround yourself with the energy and beauty of the Giordano Artistic Team and company. Enjoy the
evenings in our beautiful city, take an architectural river boat tour, visit Navy Pier, and dine at world-class restaurants.
Classes will include Giordano Dance Chicago Repertoire, Ballet, Homer Bryant Floor Barre, Contemporary, Giordano Technique, Musical Theater, Jazz Funk, Hip Hop, Men's Class, plus more!
On the final day, all the tracks come together for an exciting and intimate informal performance which includes the college mentee awardees and teen Light Award winner.
(EARLY BIRD PRICING BEGINS IN JANUARY)
Below are listed accommodations within walking distance of GDC Workshop classes.
BEST WESTERN GRANT PARK
1100 South Michigan Avenue
TO BOOK: visit www.bwgrantparkhotel.com use group code Y49WP0E8
Call 312.922.2900 mention Giordano Dance
HI CHICAGO HOSTEL
24 East Congress Parkway
TO BOOK: visit www.hichicago.org use group code GDCW19
TRAVELODGE HOTEL DOWNTOWN CHICAGO
65 East Harrison Street
218 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago
425 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago
The Giordano Workshop is not a function of Roosevelt University.
Clean, elegant presentation allows our faculty to observe and correct posture and alignment of students.
• CLOTHING: Tights,
jazz pants, or biker shorts with leotard (black preferred). NO "booty shorts."
• HAIR: pony tail or bun
• Jazz shoes, Ballet shoes, Ballroom heels
• Yoga Mat
SPONSOR A SCHOLARSHIP
Throughout the year, Nan Giordano and the GDC team interact with aspiring dancers through Giordano Experiences, Master Classes, Residencies, and more. Full workshop scholarships are given to dancers who stand out with exceptional technique and professional promise. GDC takes pride in cultivating the talent of passionate individuals, and we hope you'll take pride in bringing these dancers to Chicago to train with us.
Please note Giordano Dance Chicago, the Giordano Legacy Fund, and the Nan Giordano Certification Program® are in no way affiliated with the
Gus Giordano Dance School in Andersonville or the Gus Giordano Jazz Legacy Foundation.