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If you haven’t fallen in love with this European-made dancewear brand yet, be prepared to after seeing the ENTIRE 2017 collection. Crystal Dust fabric, cutting-edge graphic prints and luscious lace designs like you’ve never seen await you at this exclusive event!

Our Ballet Rosa trunk show will take place:

Saturday, April 29 10am – 5pm ALLEGRO BARRINGTON

Sunday, April 30 12pm – 5pm ALLEGRO EVANSTON



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April Gaynor event



Allegro Dance Boutique is excited to be hosting our THIRD Gaynor Minden pointe fitting event! These exclusive events have now become a favorite amongst our pointe-loving dancers. Our fitting event will be:

Saturday, April 22, 2017 10am – 5pm ALLEGRO EVANSTON

Sunday, April 23, 2017 10am – 5pm ALLEGRO BARRINGTON

A representative from Gaynor Minden in New York will be coming to Allegro with every Gaynor Minden pointe shoe size, width, shank, and style combination so you can find your absolute perfect shoe! This event is perfect for the dancer who is interested in trying Gaynors for the first time or already has them but would like to experience an even wider range of fitting options. 

NEW STYLE: Gaynor Minden has a new pointe shoe style, and attendees of the pointe fitting event will be able try it! It’s called the “Sculpted Fit” pointe shoe. Could this be your perfect shoe? We are incredibly excited about this new innovation (see photo at right).

PURCHASING INFORMATION: If your chosen shoe is available in stock in the boutique, you may purchase and leave with your shoe immediately. If you find a shoe that is not stocked in the boutique, you may place an order for the shoe and will receive it within 1-5 weeks, depending on the size and style.

BOOK NOW: Event fittings are made by appointment only. To book: please call Allegro Barrington at 847-277-1009 or Allegro Evanston at 847-733-8460. If the event is fully booked, you may be able to be accepted as a walk-in if there are cancellations or no-shows.

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PLUS: Gaynor Minden has just introduced its new CORE COLORS options (see left). We are thrilled about this new option! You can now order your favorite Gaynor Minden pointe shoe in two new skin-tone colors, Espresso and Cappuccino. Finally, get pointe shoes that match your skin tone with no messy, time-consuming pancaking required. Thank you, Gaynor.








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Grishko event

Join us at Allegro this weekend for an exclusive pointe shoe event!

Learn pointe shoe how to’s and find your perfect Grishko, April 1 at Allegro in Evanston or April 2 at Allegro in Barrington.


Sign up for a Grishko Pointe Shoe Fitting!

Pointe fittings are our specialty at Allegro and we are always on the lookout for the newest and greatest styles available. This weekend, we’ll be hosting Grishko pointe shoe fittings featuring new Grishko pointe shoe styles!

Grishko Pointe Shoe Styles Include:
Triumph, Nova Flex, Miracle, 2007, 2007 Pro, 2007 Proflex, Nova and Maya

The most exciting part? 15% OFF all Grishko shoes and pointe accessories! Now’s a great time to stock up or try a new pair of shoes! Some of these pointe shoe styles will be at our boutiques ONLY during this exclusive event.



Stop in for the Pointe Shoe Customization Workshop!

Did we mention there’s also a FREE POINTE SHOE WORKSHOP happening? Dancers interested in learning the ins and outs of how to extend the life of their shoes or make their pointe shoes even better for their feet should hang out with us this weekend to learn from the pros! We’ll cover pancaking, darning, 3/4 shanking, different sewing methods, adding vamp elastics and using different accessories. Feel free to bring along your pointe shoes to ask us questions. We’re here to help!

Join us at one of our two locations: 

April 15:30-9pm* ALLEGRO EVANSTON: 847-733-8460

April 2, 5:30-9pm* ALLEGRO BARRINGTON: 847-277-1009

*Please note our extended store hours for this exclusive event! The pointe shoe workshop and Grishko fitting event will be happening after our regular store hours. Come for either the fitting or the workshop, or participate in both! See you there!


Pointe Shoe Workshop and Grishko event


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10th Anniversary SALE!

January 18, 2017 events

It’s our birthday and you’re invited to celebrate with us! For 10 days, we’ll be celebrating 10 years of business. To thank our customers, we’re offering different deals each day. Enjoy $10 off a purchase of $50 or more on different products each day, plus free giveaways with purchase every day! Here’s what’s on sale […]

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Warm Up Sale: EXTENDED!

January 9, 2017 events

There’s still time to pick up some of our favorite warm up items this week! The Warm Up Sale is extended through Sunday, January 15 in both stores. Enjoy 25% off of warm up streetwear like sweater leggings, garbage shorts and pants, jumpsuits and more! Also buy one get one 50% off of all Bloch […]

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50% OFF Holiday Items

December 28, 2016 events

We can’t get enough holiday! Now through January 8, enjoy 50% off of all holiday items. This includes ornaments, nutcrackers, and even streetwear! All holiday sale items are final. Discounts cannot be combined with other discounts.

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Winter Warm Up Sale!

December 28, 2016 events

Warm Up Sale Keep warm this winter and treat yourself from head to toe! Buy one, get one 50% off Leg warmers, Bloch booties, and Gaynor Minden sweater tights. Get 25% off knitwear, sweater leggings, and garbage shorts and pants! Now through January 8, 2017. *Sale discount cannot be combined with other discounts  

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