15th Birthday Benefit

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00PM — 11:00PM

A party with burlesque and music performances, close up magic, and pirate-themed fun!

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​Join us at our 15th Birthday Benefit

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Celebrate with us!

Toast to 15 years of dance for all ages, identities, and income levels with the staff, board, and artists of Synapse Arts. Enjoy candlelit performances by burlesque dancer Eva la Feva, saucy songs by Matt Griffo, and close-up magic by Stephen Hanthorn. This pirate party also includes:

  • Wine, beer, and a cocktail menu
  • A photobooth with pirate props
  • Light fare, sweets, and birthday cupcakes
  • A raffle for prize packages filled with treasures
  • A costume contest
  • Pirate-themed shenanigans and a dance party!

Costumes are strongly encouraged - pirates of Penzance, the Carribean, Treasure Island, Firefly, and from the pages of history, mer-people, Peter Pan, and more.

Friday October 11, 7pm - 11pm

At Dizzy Cow Candy and Curiosity Shop, 2155 W Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL 60618

Your generosity sustains our work. Your ticket is a suggested donation that makes it possible for us to provide free and low cost dance classes, mentorship opportunities, and performances.

Photo of Eva la Feva, sword in hand, by Greg Inda.

Header image of Jessica Shen by Philip Dembinski.