REGISTER TODAY for Fall Dance Classes!
REGISTER TODAY for Fall Dance Classes!
The Copernicus Foundation is excited to announce
the 40th Anniversary of the Taste of Polonia Festival!
Over Labor Weekend 2022, you can enjoy nonstop live music,
dance performances, authentic Polish food, exhibitions,
local merchants, a Kids Stage, and area filled with great activities!
After two year Covid break,
ABC Dance Academy will take Kid's Stage again on Labor Day, 09/05/22 at 4:30PM to present our summer dance routines!
Don't miss it!
5216 W. Lawrence Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630
Congratulations to ALL DANCERS who participated in All Stars Dance Competition on 06/19/22.
We are thrilled so many families were able to join our event!
Great job students and teachers!
On Sunday, 03/06/2022, some of our dancers attended The Dance Exhibition at Dominican University in River Forest
The Dance Exhibition is a non-competitive dance showcase open to the community. This was a benefit performance; part of the profits raised from the showcase was donated to Opportunity Knocks and a dance scholarship was awarded to assist in the future training for one deserving student!
Thank you for having us at this great event@
Thank you Dancers for attending B-Boy Ramin's Breaking Workshop
Ramin just returned to Chicago, and this time offered
free breaking workshop with his son Illa on his side!
Congratulations to ABC Dance Academy students
for participating in the Dance Competition on 11/21/21
at Glendora Banquets!
From our studio 13 groups and 3 solos/duets entered the competition.
GREAT JOB DANCERS!
Thank you Families for joining us on Sunday, 09/05/21
to cheer up our students performing in the outdoor Dance Show
in front of our studio!
Job well done!
Thank you B-Boy Ramin from Kiev City, Ukraine, for Breaking Workshops at ABC Dance Academy in June 2021!
Part # 1 - Fundamentals - Groove, attitude and flava. Top rock steps, go downs , footwork, floor rocks, ground moves, freezes and tricks.
Part # 2 - Space Isolation - Comfortable & Uncomfortable zones. Details, Levels and Liquid Transitions.
Part # 3 - Freedom of style - Let the music rock your soul! Improvisation and movements creations. Do your best and motivate!
Part # 4 - Q&A and Cypher
Our younger students from ABC Dance Academy participated in the morning Competition on 06/06/21.
We loved all the routines presented to families and judges!
What a fun event after loong Covid break! Awesome job dancers!
Afternoon Dance Competition for groups and solos took place at Stan Mansion on 06/06/21 at 2PM
From ABC Dance Academy,
Mr. Lawrence and Ms. Teia's kids and teens hip-hop classes
and Ms. Za Za's students competed against Studio 5
and the Blooming Minds Academy.
There was a lot of dancing! And all participants received medals or trophies. Great job dancers!
On Sunday, 06/06/21, ABC Dance Academy organized the first
ALL STARS DANCE COMPETITION
for dance students from few Chicagoland Dance Studios.
Competition was divided into 2 parts to follow COVID-19 restrictions. Group and solo entries in different dance styles participated in the event.
Great event in such a beautiful venue!
On 03/08/2020 some of our students have participated
in this first community showcase.
Each dancer has received the Certificate of Appreciation and one student received $200 scholarship towards classes at ABC Dance Academy. Congratulations to all dancers who performed today!
YOU DID AN AMAZING JOB!
Part of the profits from this benefit showcase was donated to "Beyond Hunger".
This year we have divided our students and presented two shows at the annual WOSP Chicago Grand Finale - in second show Ms. Teia, Mr. Allen and Mr. Ayala's students performed in Annex Room.
What a great show!
On Sunday, 01/12/20
ABC Dance students and teachers attended 28th Annual WOSP Fundraiser at Copernicus Center, Chicago.
First show with Ms. Za Za and Ms. Meagan's students.
Amazing job dancers!
Hip-hop students of Mr. Allen and Ms. Baca attended Christmas 2019 Gatherings at Soul City and were part of five dance shows on 12/21/19 and 12/22/19.
Congratulations to Ms. Za Za's ballet and rhythmic gymnastics students who participated in a local dance competition
in Chicago Ridge! So proud to see our dancers among other teams and bringing home first, second, and third places!
Our 8th Annual Halloween Show was a success!
Thank you for cheering up our students, teachers,
and Special Guest Performers on 10/27/19!
Annual Labor Day fun at Taste of Polonia from 08/30-09/02/19
at Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Avenue in Chicago.
Festival of music and food! ABC Dance Academy
students and teachers performed on Sunday, 09/01/19
on Kids Stage! Thank you all for coming!
Our June Recital took place on Sunday, 06/16/19
at Guerin Prep High School in River Grove, IL 60171.
CONGRATULATIONS DANCERS! JOB WELL DONE!
Students from ABC Dance Academy attended 27th Annual WOSP Fundraiser at the Copernicus Center. Great job dancers!
Labor Weekend 2018 was hot and rainy for our annual performances at Taste of Polonia Festival. ABC Dance Academy students and teachers presented their routines on Sunday at Copernicus Center,
and on Monday we have moved our show to the studio.
Seventh Annual Halloween Show took place at ABC Dance Academy
with hip-hop and break-dance students and teachers.
Our June Recital took place on Sunday, 06/17/18 at Guerin Prep High School, 8001 W. Belmont Avenue in River Grove, IL 60171. Congratulations Students and Teachers! What a great show!
ABC Dance Academy is looking for Intermediate/Advance Hip Hop and Contemporary dancers, ages 10 -18, to be apart of their dance squad. Dancers will be required to attend regularly scheduled dance classes. Classes will prepare dancers for upcoming performances or competitions. If you are unable to make the audition day, please read below for video submission details.
Come and learn a 1-2 minute Reggaeton Routine with Instructor Jamileth.
No dancing experience required - just an open mind. Please dress comfortably as you will be moving around a lot. Knee pads are highly recommended for this workshop.
Please arrive 20-30 mins in advance to register.
Join us for our Third Annual Valentine's Burlesque Workshop, some shopping, socializing and watch our Winter Season Dolls show off last sessions routine.
Learn a sexy tease routine right before Valentine's day to surprise your loved one! Wear fringe, wigs, feathers, fishnets, think showgirl attire. However, please come comfortable. No dance experience needed, just unleash your inner sexiness.
Hip hop dance party for Ms. Bethany students and their friends! Join us for dancing, games, prizes, pizza and mini dance lesson! Tickets $20
2018 marks 26th Anniversary for The Grand Orchestra of Christmas Charity (Wielka Orkiestra Swiatecznej Pomocy). ABC Dance Academy students and teachers presented dance show again this year on 01-14-18 at Copernicus Center - Thank you for the invitation!
"Bachata meets Mambo" Dance Social on 12/17/17 from 6-11PM. Start with Bachata or Mambo lesson at 6PM and stay for an evening of dancing! Special Performance by Sabrositas from Milwaukee, WI. All ages events. Tickets at the door: $10
Saturday, 12/09/17 from 3-6PM join The Future Kingz Crew Members for three hip-hop classes at ABC Dance Academy. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door
Ms. Za Za's students are working on our second Mini Nutcracker Show and will present it on Saturday, 12/16/17 at ABC Dance Academy for Parents only. Then on Sunday, 01/14/18 you are invited to watch it again and support The Grand Orchestra of Christmas Charity at their annual event at Copernicus Center in Chicago!
Come and enjoy Halloween Routines 2017 by our hip-hop and break-dance students and teachers!
Dancers will perform in their costumes in our parking lot in Agatite Plaza. Please park on the streets!
Wear layers of clothes under your costumes!
Students need to arrive by 4:30PM!
Show at 5PM! Weather permitted.
Bring your cameras! Invite Friends! FREE EVENT!
Refreshments will be available for purchasing.
Let's have Spooktacular Halloween at ABC Dance Academy!
If you need a girls night out, want to try something new, shop, or socialize this is the event to be at.
Join Jamileth and Locally Owned Businesses by Women for a mini Burlesque Workshop, some shopping, socializing, and a mini Boudoir Session.
Registration begins at 7:30 PM, Workshop will begin at 8:15 PM
You can come dressed as you wish, fishnets, wigs, wips, etc. Get creative!
BACHATA MEETS MAMBO, it was our second Dance Social event at ABC Dance Academy. Two ROOMS of bachata and mambo music and dancing! There were three dance lessons: - Karina Guzman - mambo basics 6:00 pm till 6:30 pm - Carlos Cinta - bachata basic/intermediate 6:00 pm till 6:45 pm - Adrian Tenorio - mambo shines 6:30 Pm till 7:15 pm. Line up DJs: Jose Montes, Gopal Joshi Jesus D Castro , Carlos Cinta and Dj EDGAR MARROQUIN. Thank you all for coming!
We were dancing for 2 hours in effort to help those in PR and Mexico. This event was be based on donations. We were accepting cash donations as well as baby food (all kinds), baby formula, baby wipes, canned goods, food warmers, aluminum food trays, zip lock bags, first aid kits, aspirin, Tylenol, gloves, garbage bags, mosquito repellent, pet food, hair brushes, sponges, flash lights and batteries, face masks. Thank you all for coming and donating!
What a great shows students and teachers! Thank you all for coming to annual Taste of Polonia at Copernicus Center and cheering up ABC Dance Academy over labor Weekend!