Chicago Human Rhythm Project

Organization Type

Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) presents American tap and contemporary percussive arts in innovative world-class performance, education and community outreach programs.

CHRP celebrates and preserves the American art of tap dance through performances, teaching, the creation of new work and documentation. Through its programs, CHRP promotes cultural diversity, emphasizing ethnic minority participation and partnership among Chicago artists and Chicago communities. Through an annual summer festival and year-round presentations, CHRP is an important contributor to Chicago's vibrant dance community.

The American Rhythm Center (410 S. Michigan Ave., Ste. 300) offers tap dance classes (as well as other dance and fitness offerings) designed specifically for adults taught by internationally acclaimed tap artist, Lane Alexander.

CHRP also offers master classes and workshops. Check website for up to date information and offerings.

Dance Classes

Tap I

Tap II


Tap IV/V

9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Interpark Parking - 17 E Adams (Adams just west of Wabash)
Blue Parking Voucher can be picked up at the American Rhythm Center reception desk

Discounted rate with Blue Parking Voucher (12 hours):
Before 9:00am                                                      $14
After 9:00am but before 4:00pm                $22
After 4:00pm                                                        $10
Saturday & Sunday                                             $10

Park1 (Harrison & Wabash)
In by 9:00am, out by 7:00pm (M-F)          $12
After 4:00pm (Student ID rate)                   $6

Loop AutoPark (Harrison & Wabash)
Before 4:00pm                                                    $6 (2 hours)
                                                                                    $10 (2-6 hours)
                                                                                    $14 (6-10 hours)
4:00pm to midnight                                          $6

IMPark (Harrison & State)
Before 9:00am, out by 6:00pm                  $11
4:00pm to midnight                                         $6

Park1 (Wabash & Van Buren)
Weekend                                                               $12
½ hour or less                                                    $8
1 hour or less                                                       $14
2 hours or less                                                     $18

*The ARC is not affiliated with any of the above vendors and do not guarantee any of the rates.

The American Rhythm Center (ARC) and Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) are not affiliated with any of the above facilities.  We are only providing this information as a courtesy and do no guarantee the rates shown.

Upcoming Events


Chicago Human Rhythm Project

410 S. Michigan Ave., Studio 464
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 542-2477

Past Events