Welcome to Susan Barnes Dance at Willow Street Studios

Willow Street Studios, Inc. is the home of Susan Barnes Dance. Situated in beautiful Southern Illinois, in the culturally rich and diverse community of Carbondale. Dance lessons are offered for boys and girls 3 years old and up, and for adults too!

Modern, ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, preschool and pre-ballet are taught by Susan and her expert staff. Visit our classes page for detailed information on all classes. And make sure to have a look at the current schedule below.

Willow Street Studios' spacious studios are also available to rent for occasions such as birthday parties, receptions, meetings and other gatherings.

  • Art classes will happen according to this schedule. Registration form included. Snapshot of schedule below.
art schedule


    Pilates & Yoga Post-Rehab Schedule:

  • Beginning Flow Yoga: Wed 4:30-6
  • All Levels Pilates on Ball and Small Ball Release Mat: Tues & Thurs 12:15-1:15
  • NEW: Pilates for Dancers: Friday 3:45-4:45
  • Find more information on classes page

Class Registration

Registering for classes can be done online, in-person, or via mail. New students must register in person. A non-refundable registration fee of $25 per student or $30 per family is required.

Click here for online registration.
Or Click here to download a .PDF of the schedule of classes. Or View the classes on our Schedule page

To ensure you or your child is in the correct class for his or her age and skill, Susan will review registrations and may recommend the most appropriate class.

all the dancers