RHYTHM WORLD is America's premier festival of American tap and contemporary percussive arts. RHYTHM WORLD features
410 S. Michigan Avenue, 3rd Floor, Chicago.
Congratulations to the 2013 Tap Scholars! Tap Scholars each receive a $1000 scholarship to Rhythm World 23.
Congratulations to the 2013 Tap Scholars! Tap Scholars each receive a $1000 scholarship to Rhythm World, America's premiere festival
of American tap and percussive dance, taking place July 22-Aug 4, 2013.
Founded in 1995 to honor the life of CHRP co-founder, Kelly Michaels, the Rhythm World Tap Scholar Award program has provided more
than $225,000 in financial aid to over 200 talented, deserving young dancers from around Chicago, the United States and international
The Tap Scholar Award program conducts an audition in Chicago every February as a part of the Winter Tap Jamboree where the majority
of awards are made and holds auditions in Tokyo, Rio De Janeiro, Zurich, Toronto and various American cities. The Award decisions are
based on a combination of criteria including skill, talent and financial need with the intention of creating a diverse mix of young dancers
dedicated to furthering their tap and percussive dance education every summer at CHRP's Rhythm World.
Rhythm World is the oldest, largest and most comprehensive festival of American tap and contemporary percussive arts in the world,
annually attracting hundreds of students from around the globe to study with an internationally acclaimed faculty of 25 - 30 master teachers
and performers. Over the last 19 years, many Tap Scholar Award winners have gone on to successful careers in teaching, choreographing
and performing including Jumaane Taylor, Ian Berg, Starinah Dixon, Nico Rubio, Sean Kaminski and Donetta Jackson, to name just a few.
Top Row (L to R):
Bottom Row (L to R):
|Lane Alexander||Martin "Tre" Dumas||Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards||and special guest instructors from Brazil:|
|Bril Barrett||Derick K. Grant||Jumaane Taylor||Marina Coura|
|Julie Cartier||Jason Janas||Dianne Walker||Charles Renato|
|Zada Cheeks||Lisa LaTouche||Sam Weber||Leonardo Sandoval|
|Starinah Dixon||Nico Rubio||Mark Yonally|
|Michelle Dorrance||Sarah Savelli||Nicholas Young||
|Early Registration Price
by May 25, 2013
|Regular Registration Price
after May 25, 2013
|1 Intensive Residency
|2 Intensive Residencies
|3 Intensive Residencies
|4 Intensive Residencies
||$100 per Course
||$110 per Course
|After-Work Adult Courses
||$115 per Course
||$125 per Course
||$65 per Workshop
||$75 per Workshop
||$30 per Master Class
||$35 per Master Class
||$150 for Program
||$175 for Program
|YTEC & PrepTEC
||$425 for Program
||$450 for Program|
The Residence Inn Marriott is located in the heart of Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood at 201 E. Walton Place; one block east of
the "Magnificent Mile" and one block west of Lake Michigan's sandy beaches. Some of their prestigious "neighbors" include the John
Hancock Center, Water Tower Place, Bloomingdale's, Oak Street's finest boutiques and, of course, the Museum of Contemporary Art!
[For returning dancers, as a reference, the Residence Inn Marriott is in the general vicinity of the Seneca and Rafaello hotels.]
Features All suites feature a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, place settings for four and a sitting area!
There is also a complimentary breakfast buffet available. Tuesday-Thursday they offer a complimentary evening hospitality
hour (light meal, beer, wine and soda). Wednesday evening they host a complete dinner buffet complimentary to all in-house guests!
CHRP has a special rate for the week of July 21 - July 27:
$159.00 per room/night for a studio (approx. 450 sq ft) with king bed and pull out queen-sofa-bed
$169.00 per room/night for a one bedroom (approx 750 sq.ft) with separate room with king bed and pull out queen-sofa-bed in
other room. Please note: One-bedroom suites are subject to availability.
You can reserve your stay at the Residence Inn by calling reservations at 800-331-3131 or 312-943-9800. Please reference
group code "chrchra" or indicate that you are with the Chicago Human Rhythm Project's 23rd Annual Rhythm World CHIRD
when making your reservation. Rooms can also be reserved online by simply clicking this Residence Inn Marriott logo.
701 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601
See a map where The Allerton Hotel is located and get directions.
Directions from The Allerton Hotel to Fine Arts Building
Directions from The Allerton Hotel to Jazz Showcase
Directions from The Allerton Hotel to Museum of Contemporary Art
Located at 701 N. Michigan Ave, The Allerton Hotel is right in the heart of the Magnificent Mile and just a quick bus ride away from the American
Rhythm Center. Opened as a residential "club hotel" in the roaring twenties, The Allerton has a rich history of being one of the city's most exciting
social spots. Featuring stylish guest rooms and suites appointed with every conceivable comfort, The Allerton Hotel is a premiere choice in
downtown Chicago hotels.
Guest rooms offer one queen-size bed, flat-screen cable television with on-demand movies, wireless high-speed internet access (included in
CHRP rate), iHome docking station for iPods & iPhones, complimentary coffee service in the lobby from 7am-11am, 24-hour business center,
and many more amenities.
CHRP has a special rate for the week of July 28 - August 4:
$159.00 plus taxes per room/night* for a standard room with a queen-size bed (*WIFI included in rate)
Add $25 for a room with two double beds.
You can reserve your stay at The Allerton Hotel by calling reservations at 877-701-8111 or by clicking here. Please indicate that you are with the Chicago Human
Rhythm Project's Rhythm World Summer Festival when making your reservation.