Dance school registering for fall classes

SYCAMORE – The Performing Arts Academy is now taking registration for fall classes. Semester 1 begins Tuesday, Sept. 2 and runs through Saturday, Jan. 17.

Classes offered are Storybook Ballet and Ballet/Tap Combo for ages 3-5; Tumbling for 18 months-6 years; ballet and jazz for ages 6 and older; lyrical dance for ages 8 and older; contemporary dance for ages 10 and older; aerial silks for ages 9 and older; and Pilates for adults.

Registration is available by phone or online at www.sycamoreballet.com.

The school strives to educate and develop students with a pre-professional background in dance. There is an age-appropriate approach to music, movement and costumes followed by all staff. The focus of the school is ballet, the foundation for dance technique, while offering other forms of dance as well. The curriculum is designed to progress students at a reasonable pace while working in a fun, positive environment.

The Performing Arts Academy is located at 504 N. Main Street in Sycamore. For information on programs, contact 815-901-7653 or visit www.sycamoreballet.com.