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Newcastle accommodates both private shopping or fitting appointments. Pointe shoe fitting appointments (single or group) are strongly recommended for first time pointe shoe customers.
Newcastle Dance & Theatre Supply is a retail store specializing in dance clothes and shoes for children and adults. Newcastle’s goal is to bring together a celebrated dancewear collection of apparel and shoes from around the world.
Owner, Jen Cupani, cultivates the collection from brands known for their craftsmanship, design and quality. Her experience in dance and theatre gifts her the advantage of knowing fit and quality whether she is advising a brand new little dancer or a seasoned professional. Jen’s trained eye ensures fit is correct not only for comfort, but also for safety and longevity.
NEWCASTLE is the name of the street Jen lived on in Chicago when she was a little girl learning to dance. Newcastle is where it all began!
Newcastle is proud to be a licensed retailer of:
The Newcastle crown was designed by dancer and illustrator Kelly Maryinski specifically for Newcastle. It is inspired by both a royal crown and a ballerina’s tiara. The three versions of the Newcastle crown, black and white, pastel and full color, represent the process a dancer goes through: Audition, Rehearse, Perform.
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THU: By Appointment
For an appointment, please call 847-383-5910 or click "BOOK NOW" below.
JENNIFER is a lifelong dancer, teacher, and choreographer. Her love of dance, design and all things beautiful inspired her to open Newcastle. Years of experience as a dancer, teacher and choreographer trained her eye to what looks best on a dancer and what a dancer feels the best wearing. An ill-fitting shoe or leotard can make or break a class, rehearsal or audition. Jen will ensure your fit is correct not only for comfort but also for safety and longevity.
“Buy dancewear from a dancer.”
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