Summer Session: June 20 - July 30, 2022

Harness your creativity this summer! We’re excited to be offering a wide array of programming to keep dancers of all ages moving and creating this summer.
All ages are as of 9/1/2022 and up-to-date COVID-19 protocols will be in place.

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NEW! ADVANCED INTENSIVE

Ages: For dancers ages 14 and up with significant experience.
Dates: August 10-13
Times: Wednesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm
Cost: $469

Level up your training this summer as special guest faculty lead classes in classical ballet, contemporary ballet, modern, composition, and more. Limited to 30 dancers.

NEW! ADULT INTENSIVE

Ages: 18+
Dates: June 24-26
Times:Friday 4pm-8pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-4pm
Cost: $295

Join your favorite DCE teachers for a weekend of exciting classes, physical fun, and socializing with a community of dance-loving friends. Styles include Ballet, Jazz, Musical Theater, Variations, and more. The intensive culminates in an optional showing for family & friends in the open Studio5 space.

BOYS INTENSIVE

Ages: 10-18
Dates: June 14-16
Times: Tuesday-Thursday, 9:00am-2:00pm
Teachers: Mike Gosney and guest faculty
Cost: $280 ($250 before April 1st!)

This three-day program is designed to boost the technical prowess and artistic expression of young male-identifying dancers.

Classes will focus on strengthening & conditioning, turns & leaps, musicality & performance quality, and the choreographic process.

DCE SUMMER COMPANY

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz 

Ages: 10-18
Dates: July 18-August 4
Times: Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-3:00pm
Teachers: Béa Rashid and DCE faculty
Cost: $1,120 ($995 before April 1st!)

Train. Connect. Engage.

Join Béa Rashid and DCE’s talented faculty to develop a story from the ground up. From younger artists to the most advanced dancers, students will get the full professional dance company experience. This unique program includes daily technique classes, auditions for casting, and in-depth rehearsals, all culminating in a costumed performance in the Studio5 Theater.

ITTY BITTY BALLETS

Ages: 4-5
Dates: Wednesdays, July 6, 13, 20
Times: 10:00-11:30am
Teacher: Victoria Barlow
Cost: $30/camp ($25/camp before April 1st!)

Step behind the velvet curtain! Meet sparkling fairies and cavalier princes! Dance with graceful animals and toys come-to-life! Dancers will spend each camp exploring one famous ballet through storytelling, creative movement games, pantomime, and craft projects.

MAGICAL CREATURE CAMPS

Ages: 6-9
Times: Monday-Friday, 9:30am-2:30pm
Dates:
June 20-24: Fairy Camp
June 27-July 1: Dragon Camp
Teacher: Allison Kurtz Volkers
Cost: $383/camp ($342/camp before April 1st!)

Have you ever dreamed of soaring through the air or breathing fire? Casting spells or granting wishes? Join us this summer as we make magic!

Using music, dance, creative drama, and crafts, Miss Allie will lead young artists through magical creature explorations. Both camps will include time outdoors at a local park and will culminate in a creative performance!

DANCE IMMERSION PROGRAM

Ages: 10-18
Times: Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-2:00pm
Dates:
June 20-23: Ballet DIP 
June 27-30: Broadway DIP 
Cost: $372/week ($335/camp before April 1st!)

Dive into an array of invigorating classes and rehearsals. Make a splash as you perform each Thursday in Studio5. Immerse yourself in Ballet and Broadway techniques. Train like a pro!

PRIMARY DIVISION & ACCESSIBLE DANCE WEEKLY CLASSES

Dates: June 20-July 30
Cost: $115/class for the full six-week summer session

The Primary Division is an exciting introduction to the world of dance designed especially for the young beginner. The main goal of the primary program is to help the young student enjoy the process of learning dance by keeping it fun and encouraging.

Everybody Dance is an accessible dance class for movers with special needs.

PASSPORT TO DANCE

Ages: 6-18
Dates: June 20 – July 30
Times: Weekday evenings and Saturday mornings/afternoons
Cost: 
$149 ($139 before April 1st!)

Open up the world of dance with DCE’s All-Access Passport! Back by popular demand, one flate rate gains you entry to unlimited drop-in classes all summer long. Explore something new or settle in for an old favorite. Why limit yourself? Classes will include ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip-hop, musical theater, and more! Class schedule TBA in spring.

Passport to Dance Schedule

 ClassDayTimeAgeInstructor
RegisterTippy Toes
Tuesday
4:15-5:00pm3.25-4 yearsJill
RegisterPre-Ballet
Tuesday
5:00-5:45pm5Jill
RegisterTippy Toes
Saturday
9:00-9:45am3.25-4 yearsJill
RegisterPre-Ballet
Saturday
9:45-10:30am5Jill
RegisterBlue Modern Tuesday5:15-6:15pm6 - 8 yearsKara
RegisterBlue Musical Theater Wednesday4:15-5:15pm6 - 8 yearsShelby
RegisterBlue Ballet: Mini Variations Thursday4:30-5:30pm6 - 8 yearsKara
RegisterBlue Tap Saturday9:30-10:15am
6 - 8 yearsDavon
RegisterBlue BalletSaturday10:30-11:30am6 - 8 yearsJill
RegisterYellow Hip Hop Tuesday4:30-5:30pm9 - 11 yearsIfran
RegisterYellow Jazz Wednesday5:15-6:15pm9 - 11 yearsShelby
RegisterYellow Ballet Thursday5:30-6:45pm9 - 11 yearsKara
RegisterYellow Modern Thursday4:15-5:15pm9 - 11 yearsShelby
RegisterYellow Tap Saturday10:15-11:15pm9 - 11 yearsDavon
RegisterYellow Ballet Saturday11:30am - 12:45pm9 - 11 yearsJill
RegisterPurple Jazz Tuesday4:15-5:15pm
12 - 18 years
Kara
RegisterPurple Hip Hop Tuesday5:30-6:30pm
12 - 18 years
Ifran
RegisterPurple Hip Hop Wednesday6:30-7:30pm
12 - 18 years
Tim
RegisterPOWERPOINTEWednesday5:00-6:15pm12 - 18 yearsVictoria
RegisterPurple Modern Thursday5:15-6:15pm
12 - 18 years
Shelby
RegisterPurple Ballet Thursday6:45-8:00pm
12 - 18 years
Kara
RegisterPurple Ballet Saturday10:00-11:15am
12 - 18 years
Laura G
RegisterPurple Tap Saturday11:30am-12:30pm
12 - 18 years
Davon
RegisterAcademy Ballet: Water Class Monday6:30-7:45pmBy RecMike
RegisterAdvanced Tap Tuesday7:00-8:00pmBy RecJulie
RegisterAcademy JazzTuesday8:00-9:15pmBy RecJulie
RegisterAcademy Ballet Wednesday6:30-8:00pmBy RecVictoria
RegisterAcademy Modern Thursday7:00-8:15pmBy RecShelby
RegisterAcademy Ballet Saturday11:30am - 1:00pmBy RecLaura G

ADULT SUMMER CLASSES

Dates: June 20-July 30

FIND YOUR CENTER at Dance Center Evanston. DCE offers fun and invigorating drop-in classes for adults of all levels. Adult classes are $15-$16 by class or $145 for a 10-class card. Discounts are available for students and professionals. Summer class schedule TBA in spring.

Group of adults performing choreography in dance class

Adult Online Class Schedule

Session 1 2022: September 6-December 23
 ClassDayTimeAgeInstructor
RegisterAdult Barre ConditioningTuesday10:00-11:00am18+ yearsTrish
RegisterAdult Beginning ModernWednesday7:30-8:30pm18+ yearsPollux
RegisterAdult Continuing ModernFriday10:00-11:15am18+ yearsPollux
RegisterAdult Beginning TapTuesday6:15-7:15pm18+ yearsCameron
RegisterAdult Continuing TapTuesday7:15-8:15pm18+ yearsCameron
RegisterAdult Open BalletTuesday7:15-8:30pm18+ yearsWendy
RegisterAdult Open BalletSaturday9:15-10:30am18+ yearsLaura B
RegisterAdult Continuing BalletThursday10:00-11:15am18+ yearsBéa
RegisterAdult Continuing JazzWednesday10:00-11:15am18+ yearsJulie
RegisterAdult Hip-HopMonday7:30-8:30pm18+ yearsIrfan
RegisterAdult Musical TheaterMonday6:30-7:30pm18+ yearsCameron