Dance360, DanceForce

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DanceForce   (July 24-August 12)

A rigorous, comprehensive training program for dance students (15+), professional aspirants, and early career dancers. This program filled with challenging technique classes, artistic coaching, professional development seminars, and meaningful mentorship.

Technique classes include Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Jazz, and Improvisation. Dancers will also learn DanceWorks Chicago repertoire and perform in a showing at the Ruth Page Theater.

Faculty: DWC Artistic Director Julie Nakagawa, Dance360 Program Director Sara Bibik, along with Hanna Brictson, Christian Denice, Imani English, Jeff Hancock, Rebecca Lemme, Marc Macaranas, Ricky Ruiz, and Patrick Simoniello

Monday – Friday 9:30-5:30 and Saturday 10am -2pm

Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago IL 60610

One, two, and three week options available

Housing Available at the beautiful University Center in Chicago’s Loop

Scholarships and WorkStudy available: contact Sara Bibik Dance360 Program Director for an application.

By audition only: You can audition live at any of our One-Day Workshops or by completing our Individual Video Audition form. Additionally, you can submit a Group Video Audition form with 4 or more dancers. Auditionees will be considered for both DanceForce and ChoreoLab.

$575 per week

Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Ruth Page Center for the Arts

1016 N. Dearborn Parkway
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 337-6543