Chicago Dance Academy

Open/Rec Division

This division is suitable for busy teenagers who want to incorporate dance and fitness into their busy lives. Only one class is suggested per week. Ages are an approximation. Participation in this division is done on a class card package basis.

Open and Rec Division classes for adults and older children in hip-hop, dance fusion, and more.

Rocket Boys

AGES 5-12 years

These boys get to jump, turn and kick it up. They will gain coordination, flexibility and power that will ready them for both sports and dance.

Registration Forms

Class length: 1 hour
Dress requirements:
T-shirt; black shorts; socks

Beginning Ballet

AGES 14 and up

This class is perfect for those interested in gaining poise, flexibility, strength, and a joyous sense of movement. Little or no experience is required.

Registration Forms

Class length: 1 hour
Dress requirements:
Ballet shoes; leotard or t-shirts; dance skirts; tights, exercise or jazz pants. Basically, clothes that allow for a full range of motion but are form fitting enough for the teacher to observe how the body is working. Women should pull hair away from face, with long hair being secured in a bun or clamp.

Advanced Beginning Ballet

AGES 14 and up

Two to three years of training recommended.

Registration Forms

Class length: 1 hour 30 minutes
Dress requirements:
Comfortable workout attire, or tights, leotard and/or skirt.

Floor Barre

AGES 14 and up

Floor barre covers a wide range of strengthening and stretching exercises and is based on ballet-type movements. It is suitable for both dancers and non-dancers. Mats are provided.

Registration Forms

Class length: 1 hour
Dress requirements:
Comfortable workout attire; socks