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Wednesday Schedule

The Pre-party at Downers Sand Club!

3 minutes away from the hotel.

$5.00 for each lesson (novice at 7:00, intermediate at 7:45)

$6.00 cover (open dancing 8:30 – 11:30 or later)

Let us know if you need a ride; we’ll try to find you one!

Downers Sand Club

1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515

(708) 497-9689

PS  (put in Downers Sand Club into Google, not Chicago’s West Coast Wednesdays.  It’s still taking people to our old location.)

Thursday Schedule

The Early Bird Party!  At the Hotel – The Lombard Westin!

8:00 p.m. Pre-event workshop with Myles Munroe and Tessa Cunningham-Munroe!

9:00 p.m. Dancing until dawn

Only $5.oo for both the workshop and dance (not included in the regular weekend pass).

Location:  Ballroom J

Friday Schedule

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Friday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Ballroom
2:00 pmRegistration Opens
Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
4:00 pmBallroom ClosedWORKSHOP

Maren Oslac

“Trick or Timing”

All Levels

Open to All

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
5:00 pmFloor TrialsWORKSHOP

Jeff Mumford

“Mummy Movement”

All Levels

Open to All

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
6:00 pmWORKSHOP

Jason & Annmarie Marker

“A Boo-tiful Move”

Intermediate

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Arthur & Colleen Uspensky

“A Terror-rrific Turn”

Novice

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Myles Munroe & Tessa Cummingham-Munroe

Introduction to: “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”

Open to All

Open for Practice and Lessons
7:00 pmBallroom Opens

Open Dancing

Registration Closes for Friday Contests

WORKSHOP

Myles Munroe & Tessa Cummingham -Munroe

“Bewitching Technique”
Leveled

Only Open to Intermediate WSDC Dancers

WORKSHOP

Jerome & Bonnie Subey

“Chill and Thrills”

All Levels

Open to All

WORKSHOP

PJ Turner

“Hocus Pocus Haunted Magic”
Leveled

Only Open to Advanced-All Star WSDC Competitors

8:00 pmOpen DancingOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
8:30 PMMeet the Pros

Strictly Swing Prelims All Levels

Open Dancing

10:00 PMRising Star Routines

Followed by Open Dancing

10:45 pmSwing City Group Photo
11:00 pmOpen Dancing
11:30pmAwards and Pizza Party

Saturday Schedule

Saturday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Room
9:00 amRegistration Opens

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
9:30 amWORKSHOP

Jeff Mumford

“Monster Moves”

Novice

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Patty Vo

“Spellbound Tricks of the Trade”

Intermediate/Advanced

Open to All

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
10:00 amPro Charity Hour Sign Up BeginsIntermediate
workshop continued
10:30 amWORKSHOP

Jason & Annmarie Marker

“Paranormal Patterns”

Novice

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Matt Auclair

“Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice”

Intermediate/Advanced

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Myles Munroe & Tessa Cunningham Munroe

Session II “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”
(additional fee)
Must have taken Session I on Friday

Open for Practice and Lessons
11:30 amRegistration Closes for Saturday Contests (SS and J&J’s)
11:30 amWORKSHOP

PJ Turner

“Spooky Syncopations”

Novice

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Hugo Miguez & Stacy Kay

“Ghostly Grooves”

Leveled

Intermediate

(only open to intermediate WSDC competitors or above)

WORKSHOP

Myles Munroe & Tessa Cunningham Munroe

Session III “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”

(additional fee)

Must have taken Session I and II

WORKSHOP

Ariel Penu

“Haunted Hip Hop”

All Levels

Additional Fee

12:30 pmOpen Dancing/Warm UpOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
1:00 pmStrictly Swing Finals All Levels

Novice
Masters
Intermediate
Advanced/All-Star

WORKSHOP

Matt Auclair

“Frightening Feet”

All Levels

Open to All

Beginner Workshop 1

by Jason Miklic

Free to All

2:00 pmJack & Jill Prelims

Newcomer
Novice
Intermediate
Masters Novice
Masters Open
Advanced

Novice Semis
Other Semis if Needed

WORKSHOP

Maren Oslac

“Vampy Variations”

All Levels

Open to All

Beginner Workshop 2

by Jason Miklic

Free to All

3:00 pmJack & Jill Prelims ContinuedKids Halloween Bash by Heather FronczakBeginner Track

Open Dancing

Free to All

4:00 pmJack & Jills Continued
Kids Halloween Bash by Heather FronczakBeginner Workshop 3

by Jason Miklic

Free to All

Closed
5:00 pm Pro Charity Hour
Open for Practice and LessonsBeginner Open Dancing

Free to All

Closed
6:00 pmBallroom Closed

Floor Trials for Saturday and Sunday Routines

Children’s Trick er Treat Hour (Hotel Room to Room)

WORKSHOP

Jerome & Bonnie Subey

“The Zombie Zone”

Novice/Intermediate

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Myles Munroe &
Tessa Cummingham Munroe
Leveled

Advanced/All-Star

(open to Adv/All Star WSDC competitors)

Closed
7:00 pmOpen DancingOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and LessonsClosed
7:30 pmJack & Jill All Star Prelims

Jack & Jill All Star Finals

Pro-Am Int/Adv Routines

Open Dancing

ClosedOpen for Practice and LessonsClosed
8:30 pmCostume Time!

Open Dancing

OpeClosedOpen for Practice and LessonsClosed
9:00 pmPro Strictly Swing Halloween Show

Registration Closes for Sunday Contests

Open Dancing

ClosedClosedClosed
10:00 pm Costume Party and Contest

Open Dancing

ClosedClosedClosed
11:45 pmAwards for Today’s ContestsClosedClosedClosed
12:00 amBuffet and Open DancingClosedClosedClosed

Sunday Schedule

Sunday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Room
9:30Registration Opens
10:00 amWORKSHOP

Arthur & Collen Uspensky

“If the Brooms Fits, Fly It”

Novice

Open to All

WORKSHOP

Rob Glover

“Spook-tacular Variations”

Intermediate/Advanced

Open to All

INTENSIVE

PJ Turner

Hour I

Men’s Styling Class

(additional fee)

INTENSIVE

Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe
Swing Literacy Intensive

Open to All

Additional Charge

Session I

11:00 amOpen Dancing

Warm Ups

WORKSHOP

Hugo and Stacy

“Ghoolish Whips and Chains”

All Levels

Open to All

INTENSIVE

PJ Turner

Hour II

Men’s Styling Class

(additional fee)

INTENSIVE
Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe

Swing Literacy Intensive

Open to All

Additional Charge

Session II

12:15 pmPro-Am Novice Routines

Pro-Am Strictly

(Novice and Intermediate/Adv)

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
1:45 pmJack & Jill Finals

(Novice, Masters Novice, Masters Open, Intermediate, Advanced)

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
2:30 pmOpen Dancing Followed by AwardsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
3:30 pmThanks for being a part of Swing City Chicago!

Safe travels and happy dancing!

See you at at Swing City Chicago 2018 October 25th – 28th!

INTENSIVE

Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe

Swing Literacy Intensive

Open to All

Additional Charge

Session III

4:30INTENSIVE

Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe

SLDM Teacher Education Program

Teachers Lab

Only Open to Those Completed the Theory Module and Swing Literacy Intensive

(separate fee)