HOUSING RESOURCES

Deeply Rooted does not provide housing; however, we can assist in the research of housing in the area. Our studios are located in downtown Chicago at 17 N. State Street, 19th Floor. We are easily accessible by public transportation.

Hostelling International Chicago Summer Hostel*
South Loop
24 East Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60605
www.hichicago.org
* Contact Emily Piga at 312-583-2216. Let her know you are with Deeply Rooted Dance Theater in order to qualify for a group rate.

University Center
525 S. State Street
Chicago, IL  60605
877-4-UCC-INFO
312-924-8000 (Direct)
www.chicagosummerhousing.com
www.universitycenter.com

Just Passing Through, Inc.
1036 N. Dearborn St.
1140 N. LaSalle St.
312-501-3310
www.justpassingthrough.com

2 East 8th
2 E. 8th Street
Chicago, IL 60605
312-939-7000
www.2east8thstreet.com

Airbnb
www.airbnb.com

Chicago Apartment Finders
http://www.chicagoapartmentfinders.com/summer-housing/summer-housing-chicago.aspx
Chicago Apartment Finders have secured short-term summer rental properties in the South Loop  – very close to our studios!

Apartment Peoplehttp://www.apartmentpeople.com/
It is recommended you schedule an appointment in person, but perhaps they will handle your search over the phone.  Sublets are rare, but they will work for you to find them!

Live Lovely
www.livelovely.com

Padmapper
https://www.padmapper.com/search/apartments/Illinois/chicago/
Sublet options available!

Chicago Reader
www.chireader.com

Centerstage
www.centerstage.net

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Click below for all public transportation information including: train & bus routes, schedules, alerts, fares, trip planners & cellular applications.  Google Maps is also an excellent and reliable cellular application for navigating the city.

http://www.transitchicago.com/

NOTE: Transit cards MUST be purchased prior to riding. They are NOT issued on trains and buses.  They can be purchased at:

– O’Hare & Midway airports

– All train stops (Beware that some cash vs. credit options vary based on machine maintenance!)

– Select participating retailers: Walgreens, CVS, Jewel-Osco

– http://www.transitchicago.com/

 Alternate Options

– Taxis are very easy to find in the Loop area (our location). The base fare for most companies is $3.25 with an additional charge for each passenger over 1.

– METRA trains travel in and out of Chicago Suburbs. They are accessible via the Loop, but you CANNOT use your CTA forms of payment. More information is available here:  www.metrarail.com

 

ATTIRE

Classes & Rehearsals:

Un-tattered Fitted Dance Clothes

Ballet Shoes (required for Ballet)

Performance Attire:

Ladies

  • Black New/Like New Leotard
  • Solid Color New/Like New Leotard (Roy G. Biv*)
  • Black Tights (Long)
  • Black Short (Mid-Thigh)
  • African Lapa (1yd x 1 yd)

Gentlemen

  • Black New/Like New Fitted Tank Top / Tank Unitard
  • Solid Color New/Like New Fitted Tank Top/ Tank Unitard (Roy G. Biv*)
  • Black Tights (Long)
  • Black Short (Mid-Thigh)

* Roy G. Biv = Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo and Violet

 

DANCE SUPPLY STORES
Motion Unlimited
218 South Wabash Ave. #270
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 922-3330

Chicago Dance Supply
5301 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 728-5344
THINGS TO BRING EACH DAY

  • Bottled water
  • Towel
  • Healthy snacks to eat during break