Youth Dance Classes
Weekly Classes Sept - May
Age 18 months - 18 years
One hour classes for girls & boys age 18 months to 18 years. Styles include Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Tap, Lyrical, Tumbling, & more. Youth Classes run September to May and all classes perform at the beautiful North Shore Center For The Performing Arts May 9, 2020. Enrollment ends November 4!
Adult Dance Classes
All Levels Age 18+
All classes are drop-in so come when you can and pay by the class. Beginning, intermediate and advanced classes year-round. Classes include Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, Giordano Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Modern, Tap, Heels, Yoga, PBT® & more. $15 per class.
Age 10 - Professional
Stellar training for dancers at the intermediate, advanced, pre-professional and professional level. The original Gus Giordano Dance School has been training dancers since 1953. Phenomenal Showcases at the end of the GUS Intensive and Jazz Intensive. Limited space in ALL Intensives. Enrollment opens November 1, 2019.
Audition required for college/pro, Jazz & Pre/Pro
Summer dance camps
Age 2 - 15
Fun and high-energy dance Camps for the beginning & intermediate dancer. Dancers explore a variety of dance styles, play in the park, crafts (ages 5 - 7) and end the week with a spectacular performance for family & friends. GUS Dance Camps are for children ages 5 to 15. Tiny Tots Dance Camp is a half day program for ages 2 to 5 years. Tiny Tots dancers love performing on Friday for their parents & grandparents! Enrollment opens November 1, 2019.
Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Teacher Training includes syllabus, philosophy and history for the world renowned Gus Giordano Jazz Technique. Two tracks available: K - 8th grade or High School. Teachers earn 6 ISBE Clock Hours. Teacher Training Sessions announced February 2020.
GUS Youth Company
Youth Dance Performance Co
age 5 - 19
This program is for the committed dancer age 5 to 19. GUS Youth Company Members train in all styles of dance. The program emphasizes training in technique, style and performance qualities. GUS Youth Companies perform around the Chicagoland area in multiple venues. GUS Company auditions are held annually in June.
Ballroom & Wedding
Private lessons for your next event
Let us help you prepare for your next event with private ballroom lessons in any style: Salsa, Tango, Swing, Waltz & more. Wedding dances, father of the bride dance, multiple couples, choreography, flash mobs, etc! Contact us and we will customize your private lessons to accommodate your needs.