Chicago Dance Classes for Kids

Find the best dance classes for Chicago kids, from fun baby music classes to a range of ballet classes, hip hop classes and more. Our Music Classes page can help you find the best kids’ dance classes that are just right for your child, in Chicago and in the Chicago suburbs.

Find a small group in-person dance class or an online / virtual dance class from this list of options.

Note: Some class providers are closed, have moved online, or have otherwise modified their typical class offerings. Please contact the class providers directly to find the most current status.

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The Little Gym of Chicago Dance Classes

3216 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago,
For living room leapers, bedroom ballerinas, and front yard frolickers, The Little Gym offers the perfect program to harness all that toe-tapping energy.

Music House School of Performing Arts

Online, Chicago,
Music House School of Performing Arts is offering 4 week session online classes in Ballet (Beginning), Hip Hop, Musical Theater Dance, and Choreography and more. We are also offering workshops and drop in classes for $10.

A&A BALLET
410 S Michigan Avenue 3rd Floor, Chicago
A&A BALLET offers versatile ballet training for ages 3+ in the heart of Chicago and Naperville. Our curriculum serves the......
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ABC Dance Academy
4444-46 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago
Dance classes for ages 3 & up: ballet, jazz, tap, creative movement, hip-hop, break-dance, Latin, and more. Quinceanera......
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Aerial Dance Chicago
4028 W Irving Park Rd, 2nd Floor/Loft A, Chicago
We have classes for both Adults and Youth (ages 3 and up). Our youth classes include: ballet, jazz, contemporary, dance......
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All About Dance
501 W. North Ave., Chicago
All About Dance offers kids classes that teach the fundamentals of proper technique, and also promote poise, harness passion......
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Ballet Chicago
17 N. State Street, 19th Floor, Chicago
Ballet Chicago inspires students of all ages to reach their very best potential through the study and discipline of classical......
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Ballroom Dance Chicago
4043 N Ravenswood Ave, Suite 105, Chicago
Offering Ballroom Dance and Latine Dance for beginner students. Classes designed for children with no ballroom dance......
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Bollywood Groove
Online, Chicago
The kids will learn a fun dance routine that teaches them coordination, rhythm, and other movement fundamentals along with a......
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Borne2Dance
323 W Northwest Highway, Palatine
Borne2Dance is a values-led company impacting youth by fostering creative exploration through dance and music. Our studio......
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Bubbles Academy
2184 N. Elston, Chicago
Bubbles Academy offers Dance classes for kids under 5 years old such as Bubble Ballet and Bubble Tap. Join us for these......
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Chicago Dance
309 W Chicago Ave floor 3, Chicago
Chicago Dance offers classes for kids from 6 months and older, starting with "Baby and Me" classes for ages 6 months to 2......
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Chicago Human Rhythm Project
Online, Chicago-based
Chicago Human Rhythm Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that empowers artists and communities to express culture and identity......
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Chicago Loves Dance: Dance, Cheer and More
Online, Chicago-based
Chicago Loves Dance offers a YouTube channel where you can follow along to warm up, games,learn cheers, dance routines and......
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Chicago School of Ballet
17 N. State Street, Chicago
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Collective Dance
2053 N. Clybourn, Chicago
Offering classes for kids starting at age 2, with dance and activities including tap, ballet, tumbling and hip-hop....
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Dance Academy
5721 W. Irving Park Rd., Chicago
We offer classes in jazz, tap, ballet, pointe, hip-hop, contemporary, lyrical, salsa, merengue and bachata. Classes are......
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Dance Academy of Libertyville
1137 S. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville
Our Pre Academy program combines structured creative play, introducing rhythm and balance, with giving the youngest dancers a......
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Dance Center Evanston
1934 Dempster Street, Evanston
Dance Center Evanston offers a fun, progressive program in a variety of dance techniques, including ballet, modern, tap, jazz......
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Dance Images
18475 Thompson Ct. Suite B, Tinley Park
Dance Images is the preferred school of dance in the Tinley Park area, and has instructed students from toddlers into......
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Dance to EvOLvE
Multiple Locations, Chicago
Dance To EvOLvE is unique children's dance studio! We are based in the Pilsen neighborhood but also host classes in 7......
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DancEd
3131 Dundee Road, Northbrook
Offers classes including Children's Dance, Hip Hop, Modern Dance, Preteen classes, Ballet Classes and Teen classes....
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Dancenter North
540 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville
Offering classes for childrens starting at age 2, including Mommy & Me, Pre-School Ballet, Ballet, Tap, Singing & Acting and......
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DeMaira Dance Studios - Oark Park
1146 Chicago Ave., Oak Park
DeMaira Dance Studios, Inc. offers classes in all styles of dance. Lessons are for beginners through advanced dancers ages......
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Dovetail Studios
Online + In-Person | 2853 W. Montrose , Chicago
Everyone in the family can excel at Dovetail Studios for dance and fitness. Classes range from ballet to hip hop, tap to jazz......
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Driven2Dance
Online + In-Person: 1866 John’s Drive, Glenview
Driven2Dance offers classes for children, teens and adults. We provide inspiration and growth in a professional, friendly......
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Duet Dance Studio
2515 W. North Ave., Chicago
Duet Dance Studio offers ballroom dance classes for children and teens. We teach various dance styles from Foxtrot to Salsa to......
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Dynamic Force Dance
2150 S Canalport, Chicago
Dynamic Force is a performance dance program designed to unite and prepare youth of every race, religion and socio-economic......
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Ensemble Espanol
5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago
Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater, in-residence at Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), offers beginning......
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A Fairy Tale Ballet
Online and In-Person | 3234 North Southport, Chicago
Your child's creative spirit should be nurtured with fun and excitement, and A Fairytale Ballet brings delight and wonder to......
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Foster Dance Studios
915 Foster Street, Evanston
At Foster Dance Studios, our goal is to offer an exceptional dance education, to respect the whole individual, and to inspire......
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The Galaxie
Chicago
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Heart & Sole Dance
183rd Street, Tinley Park
Angelina Ballerina Dance Academy classes are offered through an international network of top quality dance studios. Heart &......
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Hubbard Street
1147 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago
Children and their families can experience the joy of dance in the unique environment of the youth studios at HSDC! The newly......
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Hyde Park School of Dance
5650 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago
Hyde Park School of Dance (HPSD) welcomes students of all ages whether they are interested in dance as a career or for......
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Illinois Classical Ballet
667 Central Ave, Highland Park
Illinois Classical Ballet is a pre-professional ballet school with the students participating in all prestigious International......
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Impact Dance Studio
Two Locations, LaGrange and Countryside
For over 30 years, thousands of students have danced their way across our floors. Whether you’re looking to dance for......
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Intrigue Dance and Performing Arts Center
1937 S. Archer Ave,, Chicago
Located in the South Loop, Intrigue Dance offers an array of dance classes geared for children in a fun, welcoming, and......
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Joel Hall Dancers & Center
5965 N Clark St, Chicago
Joel Hall Dancers & Center offers one of the most extensive dance & movement curricula in the Midwest. Whether you are an avid......
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Joffrey Ballet
10 East Randolph Street, Chicago
Joffrey Ballet offers a variety of youth programs, including a children's division for ages 3-9, youth program, summer......
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Kasper Dance Studio
3201 N. Long, Chicago
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Le Ballet Petit School of Dance
4630 N Francisco Ave, Chicago
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Legere Dance Centre
7377 W. North Ave, River Forest
Légere Dance Centre strives for excellence in dance training while providing a creative and positive learning atmosphere. Our......
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Lincoln Park Dance and Move
Online + In-Person | 1962 N. Bissell Floor 2 , Chicago
Lincoln Park Dance + Move is a children's dance studio located in the heart of Lincoln Park. We strive to bring dance to the......
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Lynnette's School of Dance
517 Talcott, Park Ridge
Lynnette's School of Dance has been the premier dance school in the Park Ridge community since 1971. Beginning with classes......
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Mandala South Asian Performing Arts
410 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite #520, Chicago
We offer both children's and adult's classes in Bharat Natyam and Kathak, two styles of classical Indian dance. Parent and tot......
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Menomonee Club for Boys and Girls
1535 N. Dayton St., Chicago
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Midwest Edge Dance Academy
3682 Prairie Lake Court, Unit B, Aurora
Offering dance classes and instruction in hip hop, jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, poms and more. We offer competitive performance......
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Mohler Dance Academy
160 S. Bloomingdale Road, Bloomingdale
Offering comprehensive curriculum in all genres of dance including ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, tap, acro, contemporary......
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North Shore School of Dance
505 Laurel Avenue Suite 102, Highland Park
The North Shore School of Dance (NSSD) is a professional school with 6 studios in two locations. We offer graded classes in......
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North Suburban YMCA
2705 Techny Rd., Northbrook
The North Suburban YMCA offers a comprehensive line up of classes and programs for the entire family this fall. Sports......
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Peggy Rose Academy of Dance
6829 W. Stanley Avenue, Berwyn
Classes include Ballet, Tap, Jazz/Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Acrobatics, Mexican Folkloric Dance, Musical Theatre, Swing Dance, Latin......
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Picture Us Different Dance Studio
1011 N. Northwest Highway, Park Ridge
There is a place that is warm and inviting, the walls bursting forth with creativity, respect, and positive energy. It is a......
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Principle Dance
7610 Roosevelt Road, Suite 102, Forest Park
Principle Dance builds creativity and self-esteem on quality dance technique. Three specialized programs serve young children......
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Rootz
557 Waukegan Rd., Northbrook
If you are looking for great technique in a relaxed community atmosphere, Relevé Dance is the place for your child. Children......
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Ruth Page Foundation School of Dance
1016 N. Dearborn Parkway, Chicago
Ruth Page Foundation School of Dance provides the highest level of training to young dancers, professionals, and those who......
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Soham Dance Space
922 N Damen Ave, Chicago
Soham Dance Space is a pioneering studio that seeks to uphold the practice, appreciation, and development of the bharatanatyam......
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Soul2Sole
799 Central Ave. , Highland Park
Give your child high-quality dance instruction taught by warm, caring instructors. We have added new, amazing instructors to......
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Soul2Sole
1350 Abbott Court , Buffalo Grove
Give your child high-quality dance instruction taught by warm, caring instructors. We have added new, amazing instructors to......
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Southport Performing Arts Conservatory
3433-37 W. Peterson Ave., Chicago
Children ages Pre-K through 5th grade can explore the world of music, dance and visual arts with an array of interactive......
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Stage Door Dance Academy
15801 Oak Park Ave, Oak Park
Offers classes for all ages, including an Enchanted Beginnings for ages 18-23 months; Wee Dance for 2 year olds; Twinkling......
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Starbright Dance
3236 N. Southport, Chicago
We have created an encouraging environment for children to grow in dance. Our curriculum is composed of age appropriate steps......
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Thodos Dance Chicago
1535 North Dayton , Chicago
Dance education is vital to the mission of Thodos Dance Chicago. TDC is in residence at The Drucker Center at The Menomonee......
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Trinity Academy of Irish Dance
2936 N. Southport Ave. 3rd floor, Chicago
Trinity is a committed team of families, teachers and staff that teaches children to support and encourage their peers. Dance......
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Tutu School
Online + In-Person | 2223 W. Roscoe Street, Chicago
At Tutu School we believe that exposing children at the earliest possible age to creativity, movement, and classical music......
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Visceral Dance Chicago
2820 N. Elston Ave, Chicago
With a strong foundation in ballet technique, students will have the opportunity to train in a multi-disciplinary......
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