DayLab, DanceWorks Chicago’s version of a One-Day Workshop, is open to advanced/professional level dancers 15+ on selected dates this summer. Join us for one or both DayLabs and immerse yourself in a professional environment geared to addressing training, artistic exploration, and career development.


11am-12:30pm, ballet with Jessica Tong, Rehearsal Director, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
12:45pm-2:15pm, contemporary with Joshua Manculich, Princess Grace Award winner and Assistant Professor, Sam Houston State University
2:15pm-3:15pm, modern with Whitney Moncrief, Assistant Professor, Western Michigan University
3:15pm-4pm Tell-it-Like-it-is Seminar with Sara Bibik, Dance360 Program Director, Jessica, Joshua, Whitney, and DanceWorks Chicago Artistic Director, Julie Nakagawa

Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60610

No audition required!

FEE: $90

A limited number of merit and need-based scholarships are available. Inquire with Dance360 Program Director Sara Bibik

Dance360 DayLab 2019-2020 Registration is OPEN!

There are TWO options, which is twice as nice!

INDIVIDUALS: Please fill out this online form.

For GROUPS of three or more dancers: A group leader is invited to complete registration on behalf of the group. COMING SOON: link to see special group pricing!

DanceWorks Chicago is committed to supporting individual artistic growth, providing a laboratory for early career artists to journey from “good to great” through training, collaboration, mentorship, and performance. DWC shines a spotlight on individual artists, celebrating unique voices and finding harmony in collaboration.