26W281 Geneva Rd. Wheaton, IL. 60187 / 630.690.0838
Offiering Dance classes in Ballet, Pointe, Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Musical Theater and
Tumbling for Dance. Classes offered for Special Needs Students.
Degree in Early Childhood Education
Elite Feet Dance Center is Wheaton's "ELITE" Children's Dance Studio, that focuses on Dance Education ages 2 through High School, in all areas of dance, while individually preparing each dancer for their bright futures.
Our custom-designed program believes in a nurturing and encouraging enviroment, where every dancer will learn dance technique and most importantly HAVE FUN! We take pride in all of our dancers' love and dedication for dance.
Now entering our 9th year, we have recently expanded for the 3rd time into our newest studio in Wheaton. We have one of the hippest & kid-friendly dance studios in the area. What dancer wouldn't love star-ceilings and rainbow-zebra stripped dance rooms? Our video surveilance screens allows no distractions for your dancers, giving them 100% of Dance Attention!
You may have also seen our "Elite Feet Dance Mobile" driving around Wheaton. Elite Feet Feet Dance Center is family owned and run by Wheaton Resident, Christine (Frey) Marcinkowski. "We love dancing in Wheaton and are excited to be Wheaton's' Elite' Dance Center."
Widely known for our FUN ENVIROMENT & Beautiful Recital Productions, we live up to our name, "ELITE".
Since the age of 3, founder of Elite Feet Dance Center and Glen Ellyn native, Christine (Frey) Marcinkowski always wanted to run her own Dance Studio and teach dance to girls of all ages. Taking class at numerous studios in the local suburbs set the stage for her professional career. While attending Glenbard West Christine danced with the GW Dance Squad as well as the GW Orchesis Team. Outside of highschool she performed with Ballet LeGere, a local ballet company, in productions such as The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty.
After highschool, Miss Chrissy attended Columbia College Chicago where she received a BFA in Dance with a minor in Education. While studying to be a teacher of dance to children, she performed in numerous shows in Chicago. For the last 16 years, Christine has been teaching all forms of dance to children of all ages at private dance studios across the Chicagoland area. She loves children and is happy to be fulfilling a lifetime dream of owning her own school and teaching children the beautiful art of dance.
In addition to all of her successes with EFDC, Miss Chrissy also teaches her
Pre Shcool curriculum of creative movement at the Community School of Arts, and
helps Elite -Olympic-Training Gymnasts at Gymnasti. She also lends her hand to help many High School Pom & Cheerleading teams with their choreography.
EDUCATION Columbia College, Chicago BFA Dancing, Minor Early - Childhood Education
PRIVATE LESSONS OFFERED All Dance Classes (except Hip-Hop), Special Needs, Gymnastics, Cheerleading & Pom Poms
Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary Company Director
Miss Sarah (Fugate) is currently finishing her college studies to soon graduate with her degree in education. In addition to her education degree her minor is in dance. While in college she has choreographed for her school dance concerts and taken many master classes in hip hop and modern dance from instructors like, Mia Michaels (So You Think You Can Dance), Brian Freidman (So You Think You Can Dance), and Melissa Thodos just to name a few. Outside of school Sarah currently works as a fitness center youth director, organizing activities and curriculum for children of all ages.
In her free time, Sarah is still in the scene performing on stage as well as choreographing shows from the wings.We know that Sarah’s knowledge and skill in hip hop dance and choreography, her work with children, and her education degree will be a huge asset for our students.
EDUCATION College of Dupage BFA Dancing
PRIVATE LESSONS OFFERED Hip Hop
Teen Hip Hop, Modern, Jazz, Funk and Company Asst. Director
Miss Michelle (Soper-Maure) studied dance during her childhood in the north suburbs and begun teaching for her home studio while still in highschool. She then took time away to study at University of Illinois and received a IPS major in foreign language, culture, and literature. Her degree brought her abroad traveling
and studying in Spain, Berlin, and Argentina. She continued dancing while in other countries and now uses the cultural dance she learned to enhance her choreography Michelle currently teaches ballet, point, and lyrical. In addition Michelle can teach tumbling for dancers as well as yoga. Her yoga certified is in group fitness as well as family yoga. Michelle’s well rounded background of
dance, gymnastics, and cultural studies allows for a unique point of view while teaching.
PRIVATE LESSONS OFFERED Tumbling for Dance
Tumbling for Dance, Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical
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