Train With The Legacy

Classes & Training

Creating Not Just Dancers But Artists.
— Gus Giordano

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!

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Adult Dance Classes

Drop-in 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.

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Summer Intensives

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

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GUS Camps

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.

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Teacher Training

One-day programs

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.

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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.

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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.

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