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

Developing Dance From Within

Photos by Melanie Cortier

Young Dancer Division 

​8 Week Sessions

We are excited to offer a variety of dance classes for our Young Dancers!  Our programs are designed to foster the joy of dance, learning, creativity, musicality and fun.  Classes focus on developing strength, musicality, flexibility and friendship.

See Schedule and Registration  for more details.

Enroll for one or many! Drop-ins and Punch Cards welcome.

Moving Together (ages 1.5-3)

Children and their parents/caregivers come together through dance and music.  These classes use story telling, props, movement and song while teaching group and individual participation skills that will improve and develop motor coordination, balance rhythm, and engage with other tiny dancers in a fun and positive environment.

Fridays, 10:00-10:45am

Young Children (ages 2-5)  

For Young Dancers that love to move!  

Beg Hip Hop (ages 3-5)

Tuesdays, 4:15-5:00pm

Creative Movement (ages 3-5)

Thursdays, 2:00-2:45pm

Creative Movement (ages 2-3)

Saturdays, 9:15-10am 

More Tots Dancing (ages 3-4)

Saturdays, 9:15-10am

Children (ages 4-6)

These classes focus on the love of dance and are a pre-cursor to Beginning Ballet and Tap I, in the case of Ballet/Tap.  There is a focus on basic movement skills and learning introductory ballet and tap technique. 


Wednesdays, 5:15-6:15pm

Ballet FUNdamentals

Saturdays, 10-11am

Kids Move & Groove

Explore rhythm, space, and movement basics while moving to upbeat, high-energy music! From dancing to hit Disney songs, to visiting different countries through music and movement.  Experience dance in a fun and stimulating class!

Children (ages 6-8)

Beginning Ballet

Students will learn beginning ballet technique and terminology. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work, and across-the-floor combinations in a warm and fun environment.  This class is a pre-cursor to Ballet I.

Tuesdays, 5-6pm

Saturdays, 10-11am

Beginning Hip Hop

Move to the groove with this upbeat fun class!  The class begins with a warm up, then touches on beginning hip hop technique.  Students will also learn short dances that they can do at home and show their friends!   

Wednesdays, 4:15-5pm