The Beth Fowler Dance Company has been putting on Productions at the historic Egyptian Theatre since 1991! We will present three productions this year. All students in the school program were involved in the annual presentation of the Nutcracker Ballet in December of 2016.
Join us in March for the classic ballet Sleeping Beauty on March 18th – 19th, 2017 in DeKalb at the Egyptian Theatre.
Finally to finish up the season and to truly showcase all the dancers have accomplished in the season we will present Grease and More. All dancers in any class outside of the ballet classes will perform in this fast paced jazz show. This production of Grease in June 2017 will be open to all community boys and it’s a production with over 50 boys! (June 9-11, 2017 in DeKalb)
Join us on the stage this year. Sparkle and Shine !!!
Back by popular demand, because of many requests we have decided to offer all the Beth Fowler School of Dance Spirit Wear again for 1 week only. If you were unable to order during the busy Christmas Time or have since then seen one of the many styles on the dancers at the studio that you wished you had ordered now is your chance. We are offering all the previous items with 3 added items including a 1/2 zip pull over, a polo and a really special Dance Dad option. Please take a look at the brochure and don’t delay as we are able to get all items in before the St Patrick’s Day parade on March 11th if we turn in the orders by Tuesday Feb 21st so we will need ALL ORDERS IN BY MONDAY Feb 20th at closing which is 9:30 at both studios.
I am attaching the brochure and order form here for your convenience.
Tickets Now On Sale!!
The Beth Fowler Dance Company of Genoa and St. Charles present “The Sleeping Beauty” ballet. The ballet based on a classic fairy tale is a masterpiece of dance drama created in the 19th century through a collaboration of ballet master Marius Petipa and Russian composer Peter Tchaikovsky. The ballet is now seen and heard throughout the world, delighting young and old with the magic and wonder of the young Princess who slept 100 years and is awakened by the kiss of a Prince. The audience will be delighted to see favorite story book characters who are special guests at the wedding of Sleeping Beauty and the Prince. Including Snow White, Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella to name a few.
The local production will offer enjoyment to audiences of all ages with beautiful dancing, costumes and sets as the story of Sleeping Beauty comes to life in addition every child ticket includes a trip backstage to take a photo and meet Princess Aurora and all her friends.
Contact us if you are interested in auditioning for our Ballet Company or if you are interested in learning more about our Ballet Company and all it has to offer including the 3 annual dance productions with provided costumes!
ROBERT LEWIS – STUDIO OWNER, CHOREOGRAPHER, TEACHER is currently teaching and performing in LA CA. began his dancing career at age 4, and has studied all forms of dance – ballet, jazz, lyrical, tap, and hip hop, but his specialty is hip hop. Robert recently performed
with Xtreme Dance Crew on the second season of MTV’s hit show, America’s Best Dance Crew. He has opened for Souja Boy, Bow Wow and Mims, and was part of the ABDC tour performing at the Rosemont Theatre with the Xtreme Dance Crew.
Robert was part of the award winning competition teams for Xtreme Dance Force, Forest Hills Dance Company, Dance Source Unlimited, and Midwest Movement.
At this time of year we always order warm up suits and other Beth Fowler gear to be in by Christmas. This is the only time we order for the year so don’t miss out!
This year we have a full line of gear along with the warm ups (we even have men’s this time) and backpacks.
There are two items- the Ultra Fuse Shorts and the Ultra Fuse Leggings that need to be ordered by November 11th to be here by Christmas but all other items need to be ordered by November 25th to be here by Christmas.
They can be worn for several of the fun events we have going on throughout the year!
A great opportunity for our dancers and their parents to wear their BFSD attire will be for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Arcada Theatre Performance in St. Charles on Saturday March 11th.
In addition to the clothing we also have magnets and decals which can be ordered with or without your dancers name on them. The deadline for these will be November 25th as well.
We will also have order forms available at both studios for your convenience. When ordering please let us know if it is a gift.
Our own Brad Fowler recently proposed to his high school sweetheart at Adler Planetarium with a Flash Mob brought from Beth Fowler School of Dance! The event was written up in dnainfo.com’s The Block Club – a blog about Suburban Neighborhoods. Watch the video below and Click here to read full story now!
It’s time to get your child signed up for fall classes at the Beth Fowler School of Dance!
The new year brings a new session of dance and performance opportunities! Our season runs like the school year, August – June (with a Summer DANCEcamp). Classes start Monday August 22nd so get your registration in now!
We offer online registration for your convenience:
The Beth Fowler School of Dance Performing Group of Genoa and St. Charles recently competed in the Legacy National Dance Competition and are proud to announce winning the National Championship! The event was held from June 20th thru June 24th, 2016 in the Wisconsin Dells and was a National Competition with over 762 routines.
Beth Fowler’s dancers competed in three different age groups and took 1 st Place in all of them.
Juniors- 1 st Place with “Wind It Up” (Large Group) Choreographed by Brooke Fowler
Teens- 1 st Place with “Heroes” (Small Group) Choreographed by Brooke Fowler
Seniors- 1 st Place with “Come Home” (Trio) Choreographed by Hannah Bohn
At the end of the week, all three Beth Fowler School of Dance (BFSD) age groups were asked to compete in the National Showdown which is the “Best of the Best Final Competition.” The Juniors (ages 11-12) took 1 st Place in the Showdown with Jazz Dance “Wind It Up” choreographed by Brooke Fowler. This made “Wind It Up” undefeatable all season! This is the 2 nd year in a row for the BFSD Junior Team to be undefeated all season long! The Teens (ages 13-15) also took 1 st Place in the Showdown with Lyrical dance “Heroes” choreographed by Brooke Fowler.
All BFSD Group Dances that competed received the highest Platinum Awards!
The Beth Fowler School of Dance Performing Group of Genoa and St. Charles recently competed in the Legacy National Dance Competition which completed their 2015 season. The event was held from June 22nd thru June 26th in the Wisconsin Dells and was a National Competition with over 854 routines.