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Allison D.

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Starting at $75
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  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Allison D.

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The best part of teaching is when the student has that "Eureka!" moment: feeling the enjoyment of dancing, having confidence and control coupled with the ability to let go and create. I teach students to understand the foundations of movement, how to master the basics and connect into the complex. The how, the why and the what and how each dancer relates are imperative. I believe dance can be accessible to everyone. I believe my job is to help you fill your tool box.

About Allison

I have been teaching dance for over 20+years in the studio and on the stage. Teaching students the foundational skills necessary for a life filled with dance is my vocation. Assisting students to grow by building their skills, developing their artistry, and finding their voice through movement is p

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Jessica A.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jessica A.

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I have been teaching dance professionally for the past ten years and I have had a career in musical theatre for the past twelve years. I specialize in Tap, Theatre Dance, and Ballet. All ages and all levels are welcome! Each lesson is customized and catered to the students' specific needs. I am full of energy and passion and want my students to learn while also having fun. Let's dance!

About Jessica

I am a professional dancer who has been working in the industry for the past fifteen years. I have worked around the country performing in many different musicals. Some of my favorite theatre credits include Spamalot, Thoroughly Modern Millie, 42nd Street, and The Will Rogers Follies! I graduated

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Grace S.
She’s very attentive and pays close attention to detail. She also offers great feedback and helps you move forward.
Gianna J.
If you are looking to get back into ballet I would highly recommend Jessica. She is truly outstanding and skilled in knowing how to safely strengthen and build back ballet skills. She is patient, listens and works with each individual students needs. I can't say enough about how she is transforming me into a dancer and I am not a young person. If you want to dance, Jessica will not disappoint, she will raise the bar and push you to new heights. I study 3 to 4 days per week and I highly recommend this dance instructor. Zoom works great!
Gianna J.
Thanks Jessica, you are giving me so much confidence! I appreciate your help!
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Megan S.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks English
  • AA in Psychology from Ventura College
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Megan S.

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My tap dance lessons will be tailored to you. Let me know what your goals are and what your motivation is for taking these dance lessons, and I will do my best to help you reach those goals. I have been extensively trained and have had several years of experience teaching many styles of dance - Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Scottish Highland, and Ballroom (including International and American styles). However, due to the current pandemic and availability of space, I am only teaching Tap dance right now. I have worked in dance studios for several years and was able to teach a couple of beginning and intermediate social dance courses at Brigham Young University as a student instructor as well. I am passionate about all things dance and am excited to go on this journey with you.

About Megan

I have been taking dance classes since I was five years old, and I am now thirty-four. That's a long time. I got my first teaching gig at fourteen. I have studied ballet, tap, jazz, Scottish Highland, and ballroom dancing. I worked as a dance teacher at MacKinnon Dance Academy and Jill Johnson's Dan

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Qingyang Zhou
We worked on basics for Waltz and Foxtrot, and Rock step for Foxtrot. Great.
Anurag R.
Megan is a great teacher, very encouraging, organized and detailed. She plans the sessions very well. Love working with her.
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Jordan W.

77 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jordan W.

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I am a teacher of 13 years and I love what I do!

Tap is a fun style of dance that combines percussive footwork and rhythmic choreography for a great workout. My tap lessons include a warm up, technical training, across the floor, choreography, and improvisation. We begin with the basics while focusing on correct technique to build a solid foundation and style. From there we continue to build skills by adding more advanced patterns, intricate footwork, challenging techniques, and choreography. From classical roots to more contemporary adaptations, tap offers exciting dance training to people of every age and skill level.

Book Tap lessons if you're looking to:
-Strengthen and tone your legs, core, backside, and more
-Increase stamina and endurance
-Improve balance
-Understand how to count music and find a beat
-Improve coordination
-Understand musicality, tempo, and timing
-Find and maintain rhythm with and without music
-Improve your dancing to music
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About Jordan

***ALL LESSONS AVAILABLE ONLINE!*** Learn to move and improve, gain confidence, get in shape, and have fun doing so! Whether you are a beginner or just looking to refine your existing process and skills, I'm here to help you reach your goals!--It's what I do, and I love it (= I am an educa

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Nicole M.
Awesome teacher and so much fun
Arjun Sood
Our company Alignment Healthcare has been taking advantage of Take Lesson's dance classes for several months now, instructed virtually by Jordan Wentz. We have tried various types (burlesque, wedding dance, hip hop and more) and Jordan has done a terrific job with all of them! Our employees including myself have provided positive feedback all around and look forward to her lessons after the long work days, it has served as a perfect way to have active fun while learning new skills. Definitely recommend as the pace can be suitable and adjusted for different experience levels! We plan to continue with Jordan as our instructor with different courses each time.
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Miri S.

11 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Miri S.

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Great if you don't have any experience and want to learn the basics, or if you have a little bit of experience but want to brush up on your technique.

You can either suggest a song, that I will be choreographing to or we are just working on specific areas, that you choose. Class is all about you- in a encouraging and positive environment.

Lessons are customized to each student depending on your goals and needs.

About Miri

*I am offering online classes* 30 min , 45 min, 60min and 90 min available Hey everyone!! My name is Miri and I’m a professional dancer and choreographer from Germany. I trained both in Europe and in the US for about 10 years and have been teaching for over 7 years mostly in Hip Hop and Str

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Tonya C.
Miri made it so fun and easy to shake the first time nerves! So glad I decided to give this a shot! ❤️
Alexander
It was easy and encouraging
Jessica M.
Miri taught K-pop choreography to my 9 yro son and I. She is the best! She worked with us on song selection, changed the choreo when needed so it wasn't too hard for beginners, and was so positive and patient that we felt totally comfortable dancing in front her on a Zoom call. She sent us videos to practice with between lessons and always came prepared with a plan. I cannot recommend Miri highly enough!
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Carolyn M.

48 Reviews
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Starting at $150
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Carolyn M.

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Interested in dance lessons? Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2011 from the Boston Conservatory, where she majored in musical theater with an emphasis in directing. With years of extensive dance training, she's had the opportunity to perform the original Broadway choreography in several major productions she has been a part of, her favorite being the tap spectacular "42nd Street." As an award winning choreographer, her pieces have been recognized nationally at dance competitions across the country.

About Carolyn

Born and raised in New York, Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. A graduate of the Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music (BFA Musical Theat

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Michael
Carolyn has and is exactly what I was looking for in a voice coach. Like me, her interests in the performing arts are broad. I felt both excited and comfortable with her. She is professional and easy to talk to. I can sense strongly that Carolyn is full of love and compassion. I am so excited for the next lesson! Here's to the new horizon and everything in between! :) Thank you Carolyn for reassuring me that my decision to switch careers was a wise decision indeed. Dance forward.
William K.
could not have been a better start to my lessons!
Rick R.
My first lesson with Carolyn was very positive. She quickly assessed where I was and started from that point so we didn't waste time. She showed great passion for songwriting and a genuine interest in my development.

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The average cost of 60-minute tap dance lessons in Wauconda is $108. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $80 and $140 per hour.
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"Very talented and crafted lessons for a complete beginner / non-dancer."
J.
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"My daughter had her first lesson today with Jordan and she is so sweet and knows her stuff! Thanks Jordan!"
Jocelyn
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"She’s very attentive and pays close attention to detail. She also offers great feedback and helps you move forward."
Grace
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jessica A.
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"I LOVE TAHIRAH ! One of the greatest tap teachers ever!"
Jessy
Took Tap Dance lessons from Tahirah C.
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"Jordan is wonderful! Encouraging, talented, and infectiously enthusiastic. I’m amazed how much I learned in only the 1st lesson. I would highly recommend!"
Patrick
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Jordan is such a great teacher! In only 5 lessons I’ve learned so much more than I ever did previous classes. Can’t wait to learn and grow more with her!"
Madison
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"I had not taken a dance class in over 30 years so I was a little nervous about my first class back. Jessica immediately made me feel at ease - she was very clear and precise in explaining the basic steps and my confidence was restored! Her class is challenging yet a lot of fun! I would highly recommend her for children as well as adults."
Lani
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jessica A.
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"Jessica is a great teacher! She comes prepared to all of her lessons and is always full of energy. She was very patient and broke everything down when I needed it. I wanted to learn tap and was very nervous but Jessica was very clear and made it a lot of fun. She also picks the best music. If you want a teacher that is understanding, compassionate, and talented, she's the one!"
Rebecca
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jessica A.
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"Learning new steps every week"
Lee
Took Tap Dance lessons from Tanya A.
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"Chrystie is an amazing instructor! She is very enthusiastic, encouraging, and worked with my daughter's energy level. She used music appropriate to my daughter, and built up a routine over several weeks so my daughter could learn the parts. She made effective and efficient use of every minute of every lesson and appropriately pushed my daughter to learn, even though it was her first time taking tap lessons. I highly and ecstatically recommend Chrystie really to anyone because I am sure that fun, bubbly, energetic personality, combined with a high skill level, and excellent instructional strategies, can really help any student. Thank you again Christie!"
Mark
Took Tap Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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