Come Dance With Us!

Dance Center Evanston brings quality dance training to each student enrolled, fostering their physical health, developing their cognitive skills, and inspiring creativity and artistry.

Come Dance with Us!

Dance Center Evanston brings quality dance training to each student enrolled, fostering their physical health, developing their cognitive skills, and inspiring creativity and artistry.

Dance is a gift that will last a lifetime.

Dance is an athletic art form that strengthens the student physically, stimulates them mentally, and inspires them artistically. We believe that introducing and enriching children in dance is a wonderful gift that will last a lifetime.

Dance promotes good postural alignment, physical strength, and flexibility. It teaches poise and can have a positive impact on an individual’s level of self-confidence. Dance enhances musical awareness and helps develop rhythm and coordination. It stimulates artistic thought and feelings of well-being.

Primary Classes

Ages 3-7
A fun and encouraging introduction to the world of dance, the Primary Division is designed to engage the young child in the process of learning.

Student Classes

Ages 7+ and Teen
The foundation for all future dance training, the Student Division emphasizes proper posture, placement, and coordination.

Academy Division

Pre-Professional Program
Technically and artistically challenging, the Academy Program prepares dancers for training in a college program or a professional setting.

Drop-In Classes for 18 & Up

Drop-in for 18 & up
Life is a dance...live a little! The Open Adult division provides quality dance training in a positive and encouraging environment.

Dance Center Evanston Updates

  • Fall Registration opens for Returning Students on Thursday, August 1 at 9am and for new students on Thursday, August 8 at 9am. Come dance with us!
  • New families: join us for our Open House on Saturday, August 17! 
  • Fall Session starts on Tuesday, September 3. Be sure to get all your dance gear so your 100% ready for the new year!

Evanston Dance Ensemble Updates

  • Congratulations to the new EDE and ede2 companies!
  • Rehearsals for our 2019-2020 season begin on August 19. We can’t wait to leap into the new year!
  • Come see The Young Choreographers Project right here at Studio5 – November 22-24, 2019.

Studio5 Updates

  • Check out studio5.dance/calendar for what’s coming up!
  • Two dance companies will be gracing our stage this fall: returning favorite Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre in September and the innovative Open Dance Project in November.

The DCE Difference

Dance Center Evanston offers a fun, progressive program in a variety of dance techniques, including ballet, modern, tap, jazz, and hip-hop.

Our carefully designed curriculum takes children from the primary levels to pre-professional dance. Our staff is made up of professionals who have years of experience as teachers, performers, and choreographers.

- Bea Rashid, Director