programs and sports

Dance Academy

Our dance classes, led by professional instructors, are designed to inspire creativity and self-expression while providing students with a solid foundation in dance technique and vocabulary. We take pride in offering diverse opportunities for individuals of all ages to explore the art of dance.

Located at the Spring Avenue Recreation Center in Glen Ellyn, our Dance Academy hosts a wide range of classes suitable for children as young as 18 months all the way up to adults. Whether you’re looking for adult/tot classes, ballet, jazz, hip hop, or more, we have something for everyone.


Early Childhood & Youth Dance Programs

Designed specifically for youth ages 18 months and up, our instructional and recital classes offer an excellent introduction to the world of dance. Each class is carefully designed to teach students the fundamental aspects of dance, including rhythm, coordination, flexibility, and balance. Additionally, dancers will acquire basic dance terminology.

Programs offered throughout the year include:

  • Adult/Tot Dance
  • Tiny Tot Dance
  • Creative Movement
  • Tap
  • Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Hip Hop
  • Modern
  • Lyrical
  • Contemporary
View classes and register » Dance Academy handbook »

Adult Dance Programs

Adult classes are an excellent form of exercise, offering participants a valuable opportunity to relieve stress while enjoying themselves and honing their dance skills. Throughout the year, we provide a diverse selection of adult dance classes, including Ballroom and Swing. For further details, please refer to our Playbook.