ABOUT ELITE FEET
Providing quality dance training for 15 years!
Elite Feet Dance Center was founded in 2006, by Chrissy Marcinkowski a native of Glen Ellyn. Elite Feet will provide ALL children who love to dance a welcoming, inspiring, and fun place they can call their "dance home". Offering classes for all ages, at multiple levels in every style of dance, your family will definitely find what you are looking for at our studio.
CLASSES WE OFFER
PRE-DANCE AND COMBO CLASSES
For Dancers Age 2-7
Tutu Toddlers - Creative movement and beginning ballet for our youngest dancer to express their independence learning pre-ballet vocabulary through stories and games.
Petite Feet - This popular combo class introduces the young dancer to beginning ballet and tap. Adding onto the creativity of our tutu toddler class, Petite Feet will focus on age appropriate ballet vocabulary, basic rhythms and coordinated tap skills.
Twirling Diva - Our Pre-K through first grade dancers will now be able to continue their ballet training and add the fun energetic style of jazz dancing with this ballet and jazz combo class.
Kids Kombo - A tap and jazz combo class for the energetic kindergarten through 2nd grade dancer wanting to learn rhythm, coordination and basic dance locomotor movement.
PETITE JUNIOR AND TEEN CLASSES
Petite - Age 7-9 / Junior- Age 9-11 / Teen 12 and up
Ballet - A classical dance form characterized by grace and precision. Dancers will receive age appropriate technique and terminology. They will learn correct body alignment and posture, work on increasing flexibility through barre work and center exercises.
Jazz - Jazz class will introduce dancers to age appropriate coordination skills while learning turns, jumps and leaps, and fun routines to upbeat popular music.
Tap - A style of theatrical dance using rhythmic foot patterns helping students gain coordination and timing while making music with their feet.
Lyrical - This beautiful style of dance is often performed to slower, gentler music. Dancers will learn age appropriate choreography that expresses the lyrics of the song, telling a story through dance.
Offered For All Ages
Tumbling - Stretching, strengthening, and tumbling skills that will enhance a dancers vocabulary and technique
Hip Hop - A style of dance which evolved out of street dancing and is showcased in many music videos. This is an athletic, bouncy, and funky type of dance, but above all, it is FUN!
Musical Theater - a dance that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Relying heavily on a knowledge of ballet, tap, and jazz, musical theater dancers are, first and foremost, actors and place a high focus on musical interpretation.
Interested in learning more about our classes? Get in touch today.
Based on Hours Per Week
8 Equal payments.
First installment due at registration. A direct withdrawal on the 25th of Sept., Oct., Nov., Jan., Feb., Mar., and Apr.
(a credit card must be saved on file)
4 Equal Payments.
First installment due at registration. A payment due Oct. 25, Jan. 25, and Mar. 25
(a 5% discount will be applied to this option)
Bi- Annual Tuition
2 Equal Payments.
First installment due at registration. Second payment due Jan. 15.
(a 10% discount will be applied to this option.)
Pay your full tuition at time of registration and a 15% discount will be applied!
A team that has a place for every dancer!
Elite Feet's award winning Dance Company was established in 2011. The team was created to provide ALL children who love to perform, a welcoming, inspiring, and fun place they can call their "dance family". Auditions and competitions are offered as a learning experience. Community performances are offered to help a dancer grow in both confidence and stage presence. Most importantly, our team members will gain dedication, commitment, responsibility and accountability. EFDC was awarded the "2015 Studio of Excellence Award". This shows that our team encompasses what performance is all about.
Dance company consists of 3 different age groups which are separated into 2 different levels of skill and commitment. Dancers dedicate their time and energy performing throughout the year at a variety of different events.
ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE!!!
MEET THE TEAM
We Are Family
Owner/Lead Instructor/Performance Team Director
Miss Chrissy, founder of Elite Feet Dance Center, is a native of Glen Ellyn. Growing up in Glen Ellyn, Chrissy began her training at the early age of 2. Taking at numerous local dance studios set the stage for her professional career. While attending Glenbard West, Chrissy danced with the GW Dance Team and performed with the highschool orchesis. Outside of school she performed with Ballet LeGere, a local ballet company in productions such as The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty. After highschool, Chrissy attended Columbia College Chicago where she received her BA in dance and minor in early childhood education.
For the past 20 years Chrissy has been teaching dance to children of all ages at private dance studios and preschools in the Chicagoland area. She loves children and is happy to be fulfilling a lifelong dream of owning her studio to continue teachnig the beautiful art form of dance.
INTERESTED IN JOINING ELITE FEET
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