AWAKENING THE DANCER IN EVERYONE’S SOUL • SINCE 1974
Founded to showcase and celebrate the artistry of Black and LGBTQIA+ performers, Joel Hall Dancers & Center stands as the embodiment of Joel’s life-long passion for creating, performing and teaching dance artistry and technique. While holding the highest standards of excellence, Joel Hall Dancers & Center is a welcoming and accepting home for all artists. Defiantly and unapologetically diverse, accessible and inclusive for 47 years, Joel Hall Dancers & Center lives at the leading edge of the anti-racism, LGBTQIA+ Pride and DEAI movements, actively pursuing opportunities to dismantle oppressive systems, amplify oppressed voices and cultivate a better world for all. The Joel Hall Dancers’ creation and performance of professional dance and the world-class instruction of The Center enriches lives, enhances our collective culture and improves the world around us.
Joel Hall Dancers & Center is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. EIN 51-0181627
Joel Hall Dancers & Center offers one of the most extensive dance & movement curricula in the Midwest. We’re open 7 days a week with over 150 adult & children’s classes — serving students of all ages, interests and experience levels. Whether you are an avid dancer, someone who simply enjoys dancing recreationally, or are new to dance altogether - we offer Modern Jazz Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Modern (Horton/Graham based), Musical Theater and Tap.