Dance 4 Change Workshop
Guest Instructor Joey Hernandez
Saturday February 4th
$35 per dancer
Save $5 when you register by January 14th
1:00-3:00pm – Junior (Ages 7-11)
3:30-6:00pm – Teens (Ages 12+)
Both workshop sessions include contemporary and hip hop choreography.
Register through the customer portal using the events tab or in person at the studio.
More About Joey Hernandez
Joey Hernandez is a member of the National Dance Association, and artistic director of Resilience Dance Company (Rockford, IL) and Resilience Dance Chicago a pre-professional mentorship program. He is a first generation college graduate receiving his B.A. in Dance and Health & Society from Beloit College where he has been privileged to return as a visiting instructor for the Dance Department and Upward Bound Program. Currently Joey can be found on faculty at Millennium Dance Complex Chicago. In his career, he has studied under the direction of Chris Johnson, Robert Lewis, (Xtreme Dance Force, America’s Best Dance Crew), Cedric Gardner (So You Think You Can Dance, Step Up 3-D), and many others.
On Scholarship he has studied with Inaside Chicago Dance, Urban Jamm Dance Convention and Dupree Dance Tour.
Performance credits include: Los Angeles Cheoegraphers Carnival, The Millennium Experience, Milwaukee Summerfest, The Miss Illinois Pageant, Beth Fowler Dance Co, The Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance Festival, American College Dance Festival Gala, Chelonia Dance Co, Madison Contemporary Vision, and Legends in Concert (Las Vegas, NV).
Joey has had the privilege to set pieces for: Chicago’s Choreographers Carnival, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, SueMo: A Dance Experience, Madison Contemporary Vision, and Beloit College’s Repertory Dance. Joey as contributed guest classes and award winning choreography for many dance studios and high school dance teams across the United States. He has had the great fortune to be a judge for Applause Talent, StarQuest, and skance Talent Competitions as well as an international convention instructor for Solid Ground Inc. In his most recent venture Joey has started an open in studio workshop series titled “Dance-4-Change”, to promote advocacy, awareness, and raise donations in support of the Crohn’s Colitis Foundation of America. (CCFA.Org).