Graca Salas

Artistic Director 
Classical Ballet Program,
Foster Dance Studios
Formerly Joffrey Ballet

Cesar Salinas

Giordano Dance Chicago

Summer 2018

Intensives, Camps, Classes and
More! Check out our new offerings!

Registration Now Open

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Class Schedule

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Seven 1-week Intensives

June 18 - Aug 3

Intermediate and Advanced Levels

Showings every Friday

More details below.

Intensive Schedule June 18-22

Intensive Schedule June 25-29

Intensive Schedule July 2-6

Intensive Schedule July 9-13

Intensive Schedule July 16-20

Intensive Schedule July 23-27

Intensive Schedule July 30-Aug 3

Musical Theater Camp

Two 1-week sessions

June 11-15, 1-4pm, ages 10-18

June 18-22, 1-4pm, ages 10-18

Performance on Fridays

Campers will work with industry professionals to learn choreography and scenes from a variety of popular and innovative musicals. 

NEW! Foster Dance Camp - FULL DAY

Two 2-week sessions

July 9-20, 9-3:30pm, ages 7-12

July 23-Aug 3, 9-3:30pm, ages 7-12

Performance on July 20 and Aug 3

Campers work with staff to produce an original performance.  Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Jazz, and Choreography.  Field trips and playground lunches add to the fun.

NEW! Foster Dance Choreography Project

June 18-Aug 3 (7 weeks)
Includes any 2 of the weeks of intensives
Two evening rehearsals per week
Showing Aug 3

Dancers create their own work with guidance from teachers.

Summer Classes

7 weeks of evening and weekend summer classes from June 18 - August 3

Schedule and Registration to come.

Derrick Agnoletti

The Joffrey Ballet  

Cecily Campbell

 Shen Wei Dance Arts and Trish Brown Dance Company

Brandon Cournay


Marc Macaranas

Formerly DanceWorks Chicago and Lucky Plush

Seven One-Week Intensives

Advanced and Intermediate Levels

June 18 - Aug 3
Intermediate Intensive 9 - 2:30pm
Advanced Intensive 10 - 3:30pm
Showings every Friday at 4pm

Intensive classes include Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Repertory, Composition, Nutrition, MoPeD®, and GYROKINESIS® 

Kyle Robinson

Shaping Sound. Graduate of The Juilliard School

Aaron Carr

LA Dance Project

Developing Dance From Within

David Maurice

Ate9 Dance Company

​Cocodaco Dance Project

Francisco Avina

Formerly Lucky Plush Productions, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and River North 

Lucas Segovia

The Joffrey Ballet 

Phylicia Roybal 

Formerly Faculty Joffrey Ballet and
Cocodaco Dance Project

Rebecah Goldstone

Ate9 Dance Company

Sarah Goldstone

Artistic Director 
Foster Dance Studios and 
Cococaco Dance Project. 
Graduate of The Juilliard School

Abigail Simon

Formerly Joffrey Ballet


Join our all-star faculty for a summer of dancing you won't forget!  Past summer faculty has included the following teachers from across the country:

Braeden Barnes

Formerly Nevada Ballet Theater, Billy Elliot and

Cocodaco Dance Project


915 Foster Street, Evanston IL
(847) 864-1877

Belle Jessen

Formerly Apprentice Visceral Dance Chicago