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.
We welcome dancers of any race, religion, body type, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and family income. We cultivate a love of dance and strength of body, mind, and character that will benefit our students throughout their lives.
Hyde Park School of Dance accepts new students during three annual registration periods - at the end of summer in preparation for our fall session, near the end of each calendar year in preparation for our winter/spring session, and through late spring and summer for our two shorter summer sessions. Trial classes are available!
For the dates of our upcoming registration period, please visit our registration page.
School Closed - Dec. 8
( dress/tech rehearsals)
Winter Break - Dec 20-Jan 1
Fall Classes Resume - Jan 2
Scholarship/Summer Intensive Auditions Jan 15
Members of HPSD's Board of Trustees as well as some faculty members recently met with Misty Copeland (middle in red peplum sweater).
Ms. Copeland is one of America's most influential dancers. Among her many achievements is having been named American Ballet Theatre's first African-American female Principal dancer.
More about Ms. Copeland can be found on her website https://mistycopeland.com.
She's a wonderful inspiration. and we are so honored to have met her.