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Summer Dance Workshop | July 24-30, 2023 | Hyatt Regency, Schaumburg, IL 

Teacher Offerings

Training School | July 25-28, 2023

Four days focused on improving your teaching competency. Classes are specifically designed to progress technique and educational theory from beginning to advanced in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, contemporary, and hip hop.

Improve your dance education with refreshed curriculum for your beginner, intermediate and advanced dancers in all genres!

Convention | July 29-30, 2023

A two-day workshop designed to serve the needs of the professional dance educator. Teachers enjoy a weekend of classes in all genres of dance from master teachers from across the country.

Improve your own technique and simply enjoy dancing for the weekend!

Student Offerings

 Dance & More | July 24-28, 2023
Age: 16+ (Inter/Adv Skill Level Required)

Dance & More is for the mature student exploring dance as a profession. Attendees are challenged with professional-level choreography and should be proficient in all genres of dance.

Two choreographers will set original works which could be any style. Dance & More students will perform at BOTH the Annual Banquet on Thursday and the Gala Performance on Friday.

Students should expect to attend the Placement Class. Be sure to pack a black leotard, black leggings, and black booty shorts.

Ballet Forum | July 24-28, 2023
Age: 11-21  (4 Levels Determined by Placement Class)

Ballet Forum provides a workshop conducive to students desiring a ballet-based intensive. Students train primarily in ballet and contemporary over the week. 

Students will learn and perform 2 original works for the Gala Performance on Friday.

Students should expect to attend the Placement Class.

Ballet Forum Orientation Booklet

Student Sessions | July 29-30, 2023
Age: 7-21  (6 Age Levels)

Student Session Workshops are designed to inspire and enhance the development of your dance students while introducing them to various teachers in the dance community.

Students take classes in all genres over 2 days and also have the opportunity to participate in the Student Competition. 

Workshop Dress Code

Anyone attending events hosted by the Chicago National Association of Dance Masters (CNADM) grants the unrestricted right to use and publish photos or video footage taken during the event for the explicit use of advertising and promotion of CNADM. This includes, but is not limited to, print, website, social media, and press. Compensation will not be received for use of said materials.