Dance Studio Vol. 1 is officially open! The new dance club is a partnership between Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises and veteran Los Angeles-based nightlife operators, brothers Fred Grimmel (AKA DJ Fred Matters) and Brian Grimmel. Every weekend, Dance Studio throws the best dance party in the city with music curated by musical director Fred Matters, including a lineup of DJs, live music and surprise entertainment.

Guests enter through the alley at 58 W. Kinzie St. where they are encouraged to dance from the moment they enter until the time they leave.

Dance Studio entrance

At the center of the nightclub is a big dance floor designed to let loose and have fun. On the walls are placards to celebrate the best dancers to be named nightly. 

Dance Studio Dance floor

The club also features the first ever pizza window in partnership with Happy Camper, offering pizza by the slice for purchase or you can get a whole pie delivered right to your table.

Pizza Window at Dance Studio

Dance Studio is located at 58 W. Kinzie St. The dance club will be open every Friday from 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM and Saturday from 9:00 PM – 3:00 AM with special programming for other nights of the week coming soon. Dance Studio offers table reservations and bottle service, which can be made by emailing The club is also available to book for private events, corporate functions, bachelorette parties and more.

Bar at Dance Studio dance club in River north

Dance Studio Vol. 1 will close January 2022 with Vol. 2 opening shortly after.

Visit for more information and follow along at @dancestudiochi on Instagram and Facebook.