ACTING MASTERCLASS: DEBBIE REYNOLDS STUDIO
We are so excited to be able to partner with the Debbie Reynolds Performing Arts Studio to offer our students an Acting Masterclass on Saturday, April 17th, 4pm-5 pm.
The class will be held through Zoom at our Aurora studio, using two Zoom cameras, a large monitor and microphone. Registration is open to students from ages 5 to adult, for the special price of only $10/student!
To register, choose "register now' and log into your account or create an account. Choose 'register for classes and select '2020-21 school year,' and find 'Debbie Reynolds Studio Acting Class". You may also register by email or phone. Pre-registration is required, and registration is limited to 22 students.
If you missed our Cinderella Auditions, it's not too late! Auditions may still be scheduled individually. Please contact us and include your dancer's age and dance experience to schedule your audition!
The delightful story of Cinderella unfolds with the hilarious antics of the stepmother and stepsisters, the frail beauty and kindness of Cinderella and the grandeur of her wedding to the Prince in this lavish production. Cinderella is wonderful for all ages and is pure family entertainment of the highest level.
Choreographer Kenneth Von Heidecke’s works are performed around the world. Sumptuous and colorful costumes depict the fairy godmother and fairies transforming Cinderella’s rags to the grand ball gown when she makes her entrance into the swirling ballroom of the palace. Humor and tender love scenes truly make this the perfect family treat. It’s no wonder that the production has received national acclaim on tour.
Selected dancers will be invited to participate in this production of Cinderella.
No dance experience necessary for children 8 and under! Dancers must arrive 10 minutes prior to audition time to register. Each dancer must fill out and bring an audition form. Masks required.
Preregistration required due to COVID capacity restrictions. .
To register for auditions:
Call or text 630-527-1052 or
Include dancer's name, age and dance experience, and we will contact you to set up an audition date and time
The performance date is Sunday, 8/1/2021 at 2pm at Center Stage Theater in Naperville. Dress Rehearsal on 7/31/21 at the theater, 1 - 5pm
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Led by a dedicated team of instructors, dancers ranging from age 2 through intermediate level begin with basic ballet steps and gradually transition to more advanced technique and prepointe in these classes. Classes encourage dancers to grow in skill and love of ballet, as they are gradually prepared for advanced level classes. Interested in learning more? Get in contact with a member of our team, we’re happy to answer any questions.
Advanced Ballet Classes
Advanced level students continue to study technique and pointe in the Balanchine style class. Performance opportunities with Von Heidecke's Chicago Festival Ballet are offered as an additional opportunity for dancers. Our amazing instructors make sure students get individual attention. Want to find out more? Get in touch with us today.
Our Pre-Professional Program is designed for the intermediate through advanced level student interested in a professional career in dance. Besides intermediate through advanced level ballet, curriculum includes contemporary dance, and performance opportunities with a professional company. Classes in Character, Jazz, and Hip Hop are encouraged. Instructors with professional backgrounds, who give dancers meticulous attention, and methodical analysis of technique help students achieve their highest potential. Instructors are committed to giving each student attention while also moving the class forward. We’re happy to answer any questions you have about this program or any others - simply contact us or stop by.
Whether you’re looking to learn new dance moves, hone in on your existing talent, or work on getting in shape these classes are what you are looking for. Classes offered include Ballet for Figure Skaters I & II, Adult/Teen Beginning Ballet, Character, Contemporary, Jazz I, Jazz/Hip Hop (intermediate/advanced). Fitness classes include WERQ Fitness and Strong by Zumba. The instructors are committed to giving each student attention while also moving the class forward. Our dedicated instructors are ready to answer any questions about our classes - simply contact us or stop by.
More About VH Dance Center
VH Dance Center is located in Aurora, Illinois where dancers begin instruction as young as 3 years of age. Our school specializes in professional ballet training in the Balanchine style, while also promoting positive body image and building self esteem. Classes offered include classical ballet as well as multiple other styles of dance to provide a well rounded dance education. Our program is ideal for dancers looking to pursue a professional career in ballet.