Affordable & Accessible Dance Classes EVERY Day!

Joel Hall Dancers & Center offers one of the most extensive dance & movement curricula in the Midwest. Whether you are an avid dancer … someone who just enjoys dancing recreationally … or someone new to the dance world altogether … we offer Modern Jazz Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Modern (Horton/Graham based), Musical Theater and Tap. Plus, Joel Hall’s unique signature urban dance style — based in jazz and expressing a rich vocabulary embracing both classical & modern idioms. Students of all ages will learn terminologies, proper technique, body awareness, strengthening and movement control.

Classes Every Day

We’re open 7 days a week with over 
150 adult & children's classes — serving students of all ages, 
interests and experience levels. Click link below for more on this week's class schedule.

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Our Story. Our Mission.

The Joel Hall Dancers are celebrating 40-plus years of innovative creativity and, along with the Dance Center, giving back to the community! Click the link below to read more about the history of how this illustrious institution came to be and what we strive to do.

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Join & Give

Joel Hall Dancers & Center — a 501(c)(3) non-profit — relies on generous community support to fund our programming & performances. Please explore the benefits of JHDC membership for individuals, families & business partners.

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“Anja” Behind the Scenes at Logan Center

“Anja: The Unexpected is currently in final rehearsals at Logan Center.  WORLD PREMIERE performance is Friday, August 7 at 7:30 pm.

ORDER YOUR TICKETS TICKETS NOW!  CLICK HERE!

Check out the “behind the scenes” pix below as Joel Hall readies this exciting production to welcome audiences!  (Photos by Leni Manaa-Hopenworth.)

And don’t forget — in a rare moment — Chicago’s dance icon, Joel Hall HIMSELF will be performing to open the show!  Don’t miss the spectacle that is “Anja.”

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