Events & Workshops

Experience a day-in-the-life of a professional dancer!

Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 9:30am–3pm

One-Day Workshop
with the artistic director and dancers of DanceWorks Chicago
hosted by Lou Conte Dance Studio

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Pay What You Can Yoga

A great way to save money and get fit!
Suggested donation is $5. Beginners welcome.

• Tuesdays
• Combined Levels I & II: 6:15-7:30pm

• Sundays
• Level I: 10:30-11:45am
• Level II: 12:00-1:15pm

Beginning/Intermediate Pointe

Beginning/Intermediate Pointe

Winter Session | January 10 - February 28
Spring Session | March 21 - May 16 (no classes on April 4)


Saturdays, 4:15 - 5:00 pm
Pre-registration is required. $80 for the 8-week session.

Black Girls Dance®

Jazz Master Class: February 22, 2015 from 3–5pm

Black Girls Dance® is committed to celebrating and empowering talented dancers of color! Our goal is to create performance opportunities for professional and pre-professional women.

Erin Barnett is a Lou Conte instructor as well as an accomplished Dancer/ Choreographer whose performance credits include: The Lion King, Dancing With The Stars, Beyonce, Broadway Bares, Philadanco!, and Garth Fagan Dance!

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Tuesdays at 7pm
January 6 - March 31, 2015
$15/class drop in fee; $105 for eight classes

This 60 minute overall body workout will combine ballet, yoga, Pilates and traditional weight training alongside cardiovascular intervals! We will strengthen the body while burning calories providing a workout for all levels.

Instructor Kym Costa has over 30 years of teaching experience in the Dance and Fitness worlds. Her certifications over the years include NASM, ACE PT, ACE Instructor, AFAA, N’Stretch, Spinning and Romana’s Pilates. She is excited to provide an effective class for all level participants allowing each person to get what they need in a supportive community.

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Club Cardio

Club Cardio

Exclusive to the Lou Conte Dance Studio, Club Cardio is an advanced level dance fitness class taught by Adrienne Foster.

Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
$15 single class, $105 8-class card


Bollywood Dance Photo

Bollywood Dance Classes

Monday- 7:00-8:00 pm
Wednesday- 6:30 - 7:30 pm
$15 per class
Unlimited Passes Available - Please refer to
for pricing

BollyGroove Cardio
A total body workout with fun and meaningful Bollywood dance moves. Whether you secretly dance to Jai Ho or have never heard of Bollywood before, you will enjoy an hour of boundless fun while you get a great workout in this class.

BollyGroove Cardio is a combination of joyous Bollywood music and dance/cardio moves that can burn up to 700 calories. BollyGroove will de-stress you like nothing else (you’ll have trouble wiping off that grin!) and teach you fun and theme-appropriate dance moves to Bollywood hits.

Absolutely no prior experience needed! Our biggest joy is to watch the incredible mix of people taking our classes.

Lou Conte Dance Studio Open Houses

Next Open House: May 31, 2015 from 11am to 3pm

During the popular Lou Conte Dance Studio Open House events, free beginner classes will be offered in ballet, modern, jazz, tap, yoga, Pilates, hip hop, African, BeMoved®, Dance Latin Grooves, and more!

This is the perfect opportunity to try new classes for the first time or bring along a friend to try your favorite class.

No pre-registration required. Open House attendees will receive a 2-for-1 Class Pass to come back and take more classes at the Lou Conte Dance Studio!

Please note regular Sunday classes will not be held on
Open House Sundays.