Dance Intensives 2019
Dance Intensives Gus Giordano Dance School

Focus on your dance technique and learn from excellent master teachers in all dance styles. 
We provide top notch training for dancers who wants more at the intermediate, advanced, pre-professional and professional level. The original Gus Giordano Dance School has been training dancers since 1953. Phenomenal Showcases at the end of the GUS Intensive and JAZZ Intensive. Limited space in ALL Intensives.

College/Pro Dance Intensive
College/Pro Dance Intensive

The COLLEGE/PRO DANCE INTENSIVE continues Gus’ legacy of giving scholarships to pre-professional dancers. COLLEGE/PRO DANCE INTENSIVE is known world wide for the individual attention given to each dancer to prepare them for a career in a dance. The mix of warmth and professionalism given by everyone at GUS is unparalleled in the dance world. Dancers train with Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago Co Members, faculty from dance companies, university professors, Broadway dancers & more. COLLEGE/PRO DANCE INTENSIVE begins July 1 and ends July 26, 2019. Applicants must have graduated high school and are required to submit application with video requirements. Scholarships available when you apply by 2/28/19.

Dance Camps & Tiny Tots Dance Camp
Dance Camps & Tiny Tots Dance Camps

Fun and high-energy DANCE CAMPS for the beginning & intermediate dancer. Dancers explore a variety of dance styles, play in the park, crafts (ages 5 - 7) and end the week with a spectacular performance for family & friends. DANCE CAMPS are for children ages 5 to 15. TINY TOTS DANCE CAMP is a half day program for ages 2 to 5 years. Tiny Tots dancers love performing on Friday for their parents & grandparents!

Jazz Dance Teacher Training
Jazz Dance Teacher Training

Gus Giordano Dance School JAZZ DANCE TEACHER TRAINING includes syllabus, philosophy & history for the world renowned Gus Giordano Jazz Technique. Two tracks available: K - 8th & High School. Teachers earn 6 ISBE Clock Hours. Special price for Chicago Public School Teachers funded by The Gus Giordano Jazz Legacy Foundation.


GUS Photo Gallery

The original Gus Giordano Dance School founded by Gus & Peg Giordano, celebrating our 66th season, is located in the Andersonville neighborhood of Chicago. Andersonville is a lovely, family-friendly neighborhood close to Wrigley Field and 15 minutes from the heart of Chicago. The Andersonville neighborhood has wonderful shopping and restaurants. GUS has 4 beautiful studios, a gallery of photos, a spacious reception area, a large dressing room, and study room. Our largest studio with stunning windows can accommodate 100+ dancers. 

Directions & Parking

AIRPORTS / O’Hare International / 11 miles from GUS & Midway International / 19 miles from GUS
BUS / CTA Bus #22 Bus / Clark & Foster
TRAIN / CTA "L"  Berwyn Red Line Stop
TRAIN / Metra Ravenswood UP-N / 4800 N Ravenswood Ave
DRIVE / Lake Shore Drive Foster Exit I-90/I-94 Foster Exit
PARKING / FREE parking on all side streets & Ashland and metered parking on Clark St