100 Illinois Students In Dance Finale


SPRINGFIELD----100 children from Sangamon County will perform their best dance moves this weekend at the University of Illinois.

The children are taking the stage as part of the Kohl's Gotta Dance Rising Stars Program at Sangamon Auditorium at U of I in Springfield. The performance is free to the public, and will last about 90 minutes.

Professional dance studios collaborated with HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital and Kohl's Cares. Kids from first through eighth grade learned hip hop, modern and Irish dance. Students get up to 30 free dance classes throughout the year, starting practice in September and ending with the Rising Stars performance this Saturday, April 23, at 6 p.m.

Registration for next year's Rising Stars program begins June 1. You can register by calling (217) 814-4308 or by clicking HERE.

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