The Midwest’s Premier Latin Music and Dance Event!

Omambo

Confirmed!

Tito Ortos & Tamara Livolsi

Confirmed!

Charlie Aponte

Confirmed in concert!

Our Venue

the Westin O'hare

Marc Brewer &
Charles Ogar

Kizomba at the CISC!

Performances

seven dance productions this amazing weekend!

 
 

The Midwest’s Premier Latin Music and Dance Event!

Omambo

Confirmed!

Tito Ortos & Tamara Livolsi

Confirmed!

Charlie Aponte

Confirmed in concert!

Performances

seven dance productions this amazing weekend!

Marc Brewer &
Charles Ogar

Kizomba at the CISC!

Our Venue

the Westin O'hare

 
 

Feel the Heatwave Intensify February 11-14, 2016 

4 nights and 3 days of non-stop entertainment just for you!

Over 75 Workshops of infinite variety for
your enjoyment:

  • Mambo
  • Musicality
  • Cha-Cha-Cha
  • Salsa styling, basic-advanced, footwork, lead/follow, ladies styling
  • Pachanga, basic and incorporate into salsa styling
  • Bachata
  • Rueda Summit
  • Salsarobics
  • NEWLY ADDED: Kizomba!  All levels
  • NEWLY ADDED: Zumba with world class instructors from Zumba Fitness, LLC

7 Professionally produced dance showcases –
4 Evening Showcases and 3 Matinee Showcases

4 nights of the very best in Live Latin Music Concerts with Social Dancing

  • Thursday, 2/11/16 THE EDWIN SANCHEZ PROJECT
  • Friday, 2/12/16 WILLIE ROSARIO Y SU ORQUESTA
  • Saturday, 2/13/16 CHARLIE APONTE Y SU ORQUESTA
  • Sunday, 2/14/16 SAMMY GARCIA Y SABOR DE PUERTO RICO with AZUQUITA

3 Ballrooms for your dancing pleasure:

  • Grand Ballroom: Live Music Concert and the very best inSalsa/Mambo, Cha-Cha-Cha music for social dancing
  • LaSalle Ballroom: featuring the hottest Bachata music for social dancing
  • Michigan Ballroom:  Kizomba hosted by Marc Brewer, CISC Kizomba Ambassador with Charles Ogar and the Chicago Kizomba crew

CISC Marketplace filled with exciting vendor offerings and services

  • Thursday evening opening night party: Industry night welcoming arts, dance, music and communications students
  • Exclusive VIP Meet & Greet with World Renowned Willie Rosario and Orquesta for VIP access guests and full pass holders
  • Saturday evening: Walk the Red Carpet for CISC Celebrity Judges and win prizes

Click here to apply as a CISC Volunteer

CISC News & Updates

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Just Added! PERFORMANCE CHALLENGE WITH TAMARA LIVOLSI! 

Get 8 hours of intense small group training with world class Instructor Tamara Livolsi! Experience the thrill of being in the spotlight in a live performance on the CISC main stage
Click here for more information

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SHERATON CHICAGO O'HARE

Right around the corner from the Westin at the lovely Sheraton Chicago O'Hare we have wonderful spacious rooms just for you. Book now for ONLY $129.00 with free parking! The hotel is located at 6601 mannheim Road, Rosemont. Call (847) 699-6300 or click here to RESERVE A SHERATON ROOM today!

Listen to a sampling of this year's live music lineup!