May 19, 2019

This photo was taken in August 2004 at our official ribbon cutting!

This year marks the 15th year that Kaleidoscope Dance has been providing dance classes for dancers of all ages on the north shore of Chicago. I recently found myself thinking back to why I started the s...

May 17, 2019

Our next senior spotlight is Emiko Van Horn.  She was was born in the Chicago area and grew up in Skokie.

This is Emiko's second year at Kaleidoscope, though she's not new to dance, having started at the age of 2.

She joined dance ensemble after taking summer intensive a...

May 15, 2019

Time to spotlight our graduating seniors! First up is Aliyah Lockett.

Aliyah was born in Evanston and has been dancing at Kaleidoscope for 11 years.  She started dancing at Kaleidoscope when she was 7 years old and her first class at the studio was a Jazz/Hip Hop. She n...

November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving…what a great time to count my blessings. Here are the ten things I am thankful for. 

  1. I am thankful for my husband, my best friend, my confidante. He is my number one cheerleader. I admire and respect him. 

  2. I am thankful I am a mom to my beautiful d...

November 8, 2018

As a dance studio, we are amazed at the number of people who are looking for Hip-Hop classes. I can’t even count the number of parents that say, “My kid can’t sit still, they are always hopping and bopping to the music. But they don't want ballet because they think it’...