It is 2019, which means new year, new beginnings, new goals, & new adventures for A+GDC. A part from our auditions coming up in the coming week {January 12th, have you signed up yet?}, we thought we’d share with our followers some of our own New Year’s resolutions. Learn new dances Dance more, worry less … More #ResolutionFriday

Happy NYE!

Happy New Years Eve! Have you signed up for what’s sure to be the highlight of your 2019 year? AGDC auditions?! Sign up here —> Spring 2019 Auditions

Auditions Are Around The Corner. Meet The Directors Behind It All.

Victoria Warren President + Community Engagement Victoria has been teaching, directing, and inspiring dancers for over 20 years in the Northern Illinois area. She has pulled her talents as a professional from her own vast experiences through dance. Some of her noted accomplishments include apprenticing with The Milwaukee Ballet, instructing at dance conventions, as well as an elected … More Auditions Are Around The Corner. Meet The Directors Behind It All.


This week at rehearsal, the Avant + Garde Dance Company began one of my favorite parts of the season, student taught choreography for Still Inspired! This year, our very own Artistic Associate, Jamie, is choreographing. She picked a powerful song and had her twin sister create some amazing digital art to go along with it. … More #spotlightfriday

Black Friday

It’s that time of year again! The mad dash to the stores for all the fantastic deals that occur every Friday after Thanksgiving. Us here at Avant+Garde will be stocking up on all things DANCE! What are your holiday favorite deals?


This past Saturday, the Avant+Garde Dance Company took on Chicago! It was truly a learning experience. Performing on stage was a first for many of the juniors. The close quarters dressing rooms also made for a lesson on dressing room etiquette. It was a great first performance for the season, even with all of the … More #spotlightfriday


When I think of dance, flexibility comes to mind. As dancers we’re always working to get our splits farther, kicks higher, and backs to stretch farther. However this week, Avant + Garde practiced a different kind of flexibility. With dance performances, there’s always a number of things that could that could go wrong, but “the … More #Spotlightfriday