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

Developing Dance From Within

Young Dancer Division 

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.


Recital!  New for 2018.  See below for more detail.


See Schedule and Registration for more details.


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


Young Children (ages 2-5)  

For Young Dancers that love to move!  


Beg. Hip Hop (ages 3-5)

Tuesdays, 2:00-2:45pm


Ballet/Tap (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. There is a focus on basic movement skills and learning introductory ballet and tap technique. 


Ballet/Tap

Wednesdays, 5:15-6:15pm


TumbleDance

Combines flexibility, strengthening, basic tumbling, dance, and movement.


Wednesdays 4:15-5:15pm

Saturdays, 10-11am



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


Recital - New for 2018

Classes designated on our schedule as recital classes will perform in our spring concert on May 12th!








Photos by Melanie Cortier