Global Beats Stage

Feel the Rhythm and Vibes of Cultures from Around the World

WHCC - Travel and Adventure ShowsWatch the world come alive on the Global Beats Stage, where you’ll see cultural performances representing different destinations from around right on the show floor! Feeling like you want to join in? Hop on stage and learn how to become the travel rock star on your next trip!

Schedule and performances are subject to change without prior notice, please check back often for updates.

Global Beats Stage Tourism Expo Performances
Global Beats Stage Tourism Expo Performances
Global Beats Stage Tourism Expo Performances

Saturday – January 21

11:10 am
Polynesian Dances
Presented by: Academy of Polynesian Arts, LLC.

11:30 am
Taiwanese Giant Puppet Dance, Lion Dance, Taiwanese Aboriginal Dance and a Choreography
Presented by: Taiwan Tourism Board

12 Noon
Bollywood Dances
Presented by: Acharya Performing Arts Academy 

1:00 pm
Nordic Folk Dances
Presented by: Nordic Folk Dancers of Chicago

2:00 pm
Dances of Mexico
Presented by: The Mexican Folkloric Dance Company of Chicago

2:45 pm
Polynesian Dances
Presented by: Academy of Polynesian Arts, LLC.

3:05 pm
Veronica Bishop – music from the Islands of the Bahamas
Presented by: Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

3:35 pm
Native American Dances
Presented by: Apache Danforth

4:05 pm
Indian Dances
Presented by: Mayuri Dance

Sunday – January 22

11:00 am
Dances and Music of Indonesia 
Presented by: Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia

11:30 am
Polynesian Dane
Presented by: ISLAPACIFIKA

12 Noon
Modern Dance, Hip Hop and Jazz
Presented by: DeMeira Dance Studio

12:45 pm
Native American Dances
Presented by: Apache Danforth

1:15 pm
Irish Dance
Presented by: McNulty School of Irish Dance

2:00 pm
Veronica Bishop – music from the Islands of the Bahamas
Presented by: Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

2:30 pm
Thai Music and Dance
Presented by: The Thai Cultural and Fine Arts Institute of Chicago

3:15 pm
Polynesian Dances
Presented by: Academy of Polynesian Arts, LLC.