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Volunteer for the Spring Concert!

Sign-ups are now live for volunteering opportunities associated with our upcoming Spring Concert!

We are seeking volunteers for a variety of areas before or during the performance weekend.  Learn more about the areas in which we need your help, and sign-up by clicking on the blue links below!

INTRODUCING - SignUpGenius! 
We are utilizing a new sign-up system, SignUpGenius, for all of the volunteer opportunities this performance. You'll still hear from HPSD's Volunteer Coordinator Cheryl directly, and if…

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Spring Concert - May 21!

It's almost here!  

Our annual Spring Concert is on Saturday, May 21 at King College Prep High School (4445 S Drexel Blvd)!

At HPSD's annual spring concert, all dancers in Creative Movement through our upper-levels perform.  Each class is assigned to perform at one of three performances over the course of the day.  The performances are:

Act 1:  10am - 11:15am
Act 2:  12:30pm - 1:45pm
Act 3:  3pm - 4:15pm

Review the Spring Concert info packet linked below to find out which act your dancer performs in, along with…

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Level Evaluation Classes: May 24 - May 26

Hyde Park School of Dance is dedicated to a progressive curriculum that allows each dancer to properly develop his or her skills and interest in dance. 

Level Recommendations: Creative Movement and Pre-Ballet 

Our younger dancers will be evaluated in class by their instructors and receive a certificate at the end of the Winter/Spring Session indicating the level for which he or she should register in the Fall. 

Level Evaluation Classes: Ballet I-VI and Modern I-IV 

Each year at the end of the…

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Scholarship Auditions/Applications for 2016-17 Season

HPSD's Scholarship Program is designed to expand opportunities for youth who otherwise would not be able to participate in our programs.  The Scholarship Program is a needs-based program in which talent and commitment contribute to the determination of award levels.  Auditions are held in each year in early June, and awards granted can be applied to tuition for the upcoming Fall session. 

To apply:  

  • All parents/guardians must submit an application to HPSD's office by May 27, 2016. 
  • Parents/guardians…
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Welcome to HPSD:

Serving Chicago's South Side Since 1993
Hyde Park School of Dance is a 501(c)3 non-profit providing opportunities for students of all ages to study, perform, and create classical and contemporary dance at the highest levels of discipline and artistry, regardless of their gender, body type, or family income.  Our goal is to cultivate a love of dance and strength of body, mind, and character that will benefit our students throughout their lives. 
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We are currently accepting enrollments for our summer classes, workshops, and intensives!


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