General Information

Enroll NOW for Fall Dance Classes in our Genoa or St. Charles Studio!

properstart400It’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:

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Join Us in Our Upcoming Productions!

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 enrolled in their full Ballet classes are invited to join the Company in the annual presentation of the Nutcracker Ballet. ( Dec 2-4 in DeKalb and Dec 10-11 in St Charles)

 

 

Then join us in March for the classic ballet Sleeping Beauty. (March 18th – 19th DeKalb)

 

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 DeKalb)

 

Join us on the stage this year.  Sparkle and Shine !!!

Performing Group Audition Date Set

dancerinred300vAuditions for next season’s teams are set for August 6th and 7th 2016 at both the Genoa and St. Charles BFSD locations. A make-up date has been set for August 17th.

Click Here to Enroll in Auditions

Also the Beth Fowler Dance Company (non-competitive company) is holding auditions at the end of the summer in Summer Camp Workshop D.

The Beth Fowler School of Dance is currently taking enrollment for 1 and 2 week Summer Dance Camps. Summer Camps are strongly recommended, especially if wishing to audition for both or either group.

For more information visit www.BethFowlerSchoolOfDance.com or phone the Genoa Location at (815) 784-5658 or the St. Charles Location at (630) 945-3344.

What does the Performing Group (ie: Competition Group) do?

The Performing Group performs at local community events, competes in competitions as well as performs in our regular dance performances in the theatre that we offer to all students 3 times per year. (December, March and June)

The auditions are in August of each year.

Beth Fowler School of Dance Takes 1st Place in the National Dance Championship Again!

nationals16vThe 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!

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Beth Fowler School of Dance – June Dance Showcase

britney1Beth Fowler School of Dance presented their June Showcase this June 5-7, 2015. The June Showcase is a fast paced, fun-filled summer dance show with a variety of high energy dancing! The Show featured all school dancers in various styles Jazz, Lyrical, Tap and Contemporary, along with their award winning dances from the 2015 competition season and this year’s Dance pieces from the Beth Fowler Dance Company. Also featured was all Beth Fowler School of Dance students age 3 and up performing a wide range of entertaining dances to be enjoyed by the entire family.

Visit the Beth Fowler School of Dance website to learn more.

St Charles Studio Expansion and moves to new Permanent State of the Art Facility

The wait is over Beth Fowler School of Dance opens in its new location at 3720 Illinois Ave, St. Charles for classes today Friday April 10th.  A new chapter begins! 

new studioWe are very excited to announce that because of our rapid growth in St. Charles, we feel it is time to embed our roots in the St. Charles community permanently with the purchase of a new State of the Art facility!
This new building is located at 3720 Illinois Avenue in St. Charles and is large enough to support the rapid growth we have had in the St. Charles area. The new studio is just blocks away from our current Main street location. Simply turn South onto Kirk Road off of Main Street and take your first left onto Illinois Avenue. Turn left into the driveway at the “St. Charles Commons” and we are in Unit F.

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Beth Fowler Company Members As Live Window Models in Sycamore!!

The Beth Fowler Dance Company performed as live window displays at the Sycamore Moonlight Madness on November 21 from 6-8:30.  This was our 5th year participating in this fun festive event.  Dancers were clad in beautiful costumes from their upcoming performance of “The Nutcracker” which will be held at the Egyptian Theater in DeKalb on December.  The Company will also perform The Nutcracker at St Charles North High School in December.    Don’t miss out on these fun family evenings and the holiday tradition of The Nutcracker Ballet.

Beth Fowler Dancers Take 1st Place at Dance Competition

dancecompetition5-14The Beth Fowler School of Dance Performing Group recently competed in their 3rd regional dance competition of this 2014 season. This past weekend on May 9th – May 11th they competed in the Rainbow National Dance Competition in Freeport, IL which was a sold out competition with 524 teams. Beth Fowler’s Intermediate group (ages 10-12) and Advanced group (ages 13-15) both took 1st place over all in each of their age divisions. Every Beth Fowler dance that competed this 2014 competition season has scored at a “Platinum” level at every competition entered, including 12 “Double Platinums.”

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