Dance Classes

Learn Dance – Not Competition!

Our emphasis is on dance as a rewarding and fulfilling experience. Our classes are designed to meet the needs of any student interested in the art of dance. Great care and individual attention is given in nurturing the abilities of each student to their fullest potentials. Our goal is to help each student strive for personal excellence, and learn to be self-confident and self-disciplined.

NEW Dance Students!

We welcome new students of all ages! Find the classes you're interested in, register online, stop by the studio on registration dates, or call the studio at: (251) 343-9544

2 Year Olds: Tip-Toes & Tumbling

Learn introduction to Ballet, Tumbling skills, Musicality and FUN! A 45 minute class.

3 Year Olds: Ballet & Tumbling

A 1 hour class consists of: 40 minutes of Ballet, and 20 minutes Tumbling.

4 Year Olds: Ballet Tumbling & Tap

A 1 hour class consists of: 40 minutes of Ballet, and 20 minutes Tumbling. Add Optional 30 minutes of Tap.

5 – 7 Years Old

This age is eligible for Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop and Acrobatics.

9 & Up

Students within this age range are eligible for Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Acrobatics and...
Lyrical – ballet based class with contemporary style music and interpretive movement.
Character (9 & up) – a broadway style class that empasizes facial expression and builds confidence.
Pointe – classes are offered for appropriate age and experienced (usually 11 & up).
Teens Turns, Leaps & Progressions (intermediate/ advanced skills required)

Performance Team

Gale's Studio of Dance's "Performance Team" – gives students opportunity to perform, entertain and showcase their talent. The "Performance Team" classes are designed to focus on "stage presence" and confidence! Learn More >

Recital

The dance year ends with our 35th Annual Recital held the last weekend in May. More information will be made available at a later date. Participation in the recital is optional. Attendance to rehearsal is mandatory for participation in recital. A small admission will be charged for recital. We take great pride in putting on a quality show that we can all be proud of!

Note: Older students will be placed in classes by instructors only. Placement is based on technique, ability, work ethic and commitment. Not based solely on age, number of years of training or friendships. Our goal is to always challenge the most advanced dancer in each class.