Take classes at Extensions
Extensions Dance Center offers classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, tap and more for dancers of all ages, including boys and girls as young as 3 years old.
2016-17 Extensions Dance Company
Extensions Dance Center will be hosting six intensives this summer for dancers as young as five years old. Join some of Chicago's best teachers and choreographers for educational and
inspiring instruction in our modern and expansive studios.
Donate to Extensions
Since 2005, Extensions Dance Company ...
has taken great pride in the training and mentoring of young dancers who have gone on to attend prestigious universities and conservatories across the country. Extensions offers exceptional dance training combined with numerous community outreach opportunities, where dancers learn to love using their talent and their art for the greater good.
All donations directly fund the education of dancers who would be financially unable to receive this level of training. Their education would not be possible without our donors' continued generosity.
Audition for Extensions!
Extensions companies include:
Petite - ages 5-8
Extensions Too! - ages 8-12
Junior - ages 12-14
Teen - ages 14-16
Seniors - ages 16-18
Contact Lizzie MacKenzie at firstname.lastname@example.org
to set up a private audition for the 2017-18 season.
Lizzie MacKenzie, artistic director
Originally from Ontario, Canada, Lizzie MacKenzie is a graduate of Interlochen Arts Academy and is the founder and director of Extensions Dance Company and Extensions Dance Center in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to teaching at Extensions, she is on faculty at the Hubbard Street Dance Center and the Chicago Public School for the Arts. Her professional career included 6 years with the River North Dance Company, where she enjoyed touring and sharing the works of many great choreographers with audiences around the world. Prior to River North, Lizzie performed with Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago for 5 years.
Classes taught by some of the
finest instructors in the area
The 2016 faculty has professional experience in numerous professional dance companies,
including River North, Giordano, Joffrey, Hubbard Street and others.