Ms.Shawna's School of Dance

Learn to lead and follow with grace. Modest studio with personal sized classes. Offering dance experiences for children ages 2.5+. Competitive opportunities 5+.

Competitive program is designed around team work, motivation and goal setting.

Operating as usual

Photos from Ms.Shawna's School of Dance's post 08/24/2021

It was wonderful seeing all the smiling faces at today’s Open House! πŸ’•πŸŽ‰ We enjoyed side walk chalk art, an impromptu dance class AND of course new shoes and apparel thanks to Second Skin Dance Shop! πŸ›πŸ‘ LOVED being a part of our teens first pointe shoe fitting! πŸ©°πŸ’— Excited for our Fabulous Fall! #comingbackstronger

Photos from Ms.Shawna's School of Dance's post 08/17/2021

Another successful SHUFFLE HOP PAINT workshop in the books! πŸ‘πŸŽ¨πŸ’•πŸŽ‰ We kicked off our Fabulous Fall season today creating artwork out of basic dance technique! #comingbackstrong πŸ’ͺ

Ms.Shawna's School of Dance updated their website address. 08/06/2021

Ms.Shawna's School of Dance updated their website address.

Ms.Shawna's School of Dance updated their website address.

Photos from Ms.Shawna's School of Dance's post 08/05/2021

COME JOIN THE FUN! πŸŽ‰ Fall Kick Off Workshop! πŸ‘πŸ’• Dance Exploration & Shuffle Hop Paint! $55 T-shirt and personal art work included! Monday August 16th
Ages 2.5-6 10:30am - 12pm
Ages 7+ 2pm - 4pm

Home | Ms. Shawna's School of Dance 07/20/2021

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Summer Mini Session!! β˜€οΈπŸ‘πŸŽ‰πŸ’•
July 26, Aug 2, 9 Ages 2.5+
Classes In Acro Tumbling & Dance

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Great community event! I would LOVE to see our dancers (all ages) bring smiles to the residents of Aspen Ridge this Friday! πŸŽƒβ€οΈ Please share!!


We took advantage of this beautiful weather to practice for our dance fall festivities in the comfort of the outdoors! β˜€οΈπŸCompany is prepping for our annual Thriller performance and our junior company got their monster dance sass on. #theshowmustgoon #passion 🧑🧑🧑🧑🧑🧑


Look who was in the studio today!!! πŸŽ‰ Look for an email by the end of the week with an update and end of summer class opportunities! #dustedoffthedanceshoes #meetingoftheminds


Ms.Shawna's School of Dance 04/28/2020

Help Save Ms Shawnas School of Dance organized by Jennifer Richard

Please consider donating to help cover operating costs & rent, and remember to share it helps! Every dollar is so appreciated !!! Our dance school needs help. With all that’s happened it hard to slow down and … Jennifer Richard needs your support for Help Save Ms Shawnas School of Dance

[03/25/20]   Project homemade dance ribbons! Let’s see what we can come up with!! πŸ€”πŸ€“πŸ’•


I am excited to be connecting with students soon! πŸ’•


Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital

I had to!! This could be fun for the entire family! #flattenthecurve

Let's "move" to flatten the curve! Outpatient recreational therapist Rachel Morse and physical therapists Andrea Dennis, Micah Huegel and Kristen Nicholoff used their lunch hour to creatively demonstrate ways to prevent the spread of illness and protect yourself and others.

Dance skills not required.

[03/19/20]   We miss our students and would love for them share with us their favorite stretch! πŸ’•πŸ’ͺ


It was a BIG week in the studio! Our continuing creative combo class learned barre etiquette and used the barre for warm ups for the very first time! We also launched our Adaptive Dance Class for children with additional needs. Pictures are blurry because these boys were active!!!! β˜ΊοΈπŸ‘πŸ’• #passion


I am happy to announce they we are bringing the community gymnastics! I have had a lot of inquiries and together with Hannah Smith we are launching a Gymnastics Program separate from the dance studio. πŸŽ€πŸ’ͺπŸ’ž

Everyone has been wondering who is the Head Instructor of our upcoming Mini Session! Meet Hannah Smith; Now and Then! Hannah has a combined fifteen years of gymnastics, competitive cheer and coaching experience. Hannah is the mother of two and is excited to share her experience with our community’s youth. πŸŽ€πŸ’ͺπŸ’ž

Winter Mini Session! $45 Feb 22, 29 & March 7 at the University Center Gaylord! Ages 2-10.

Lil Stars - Ages 2&3 - 10:30am - 10:55am
Shooting Stars - Ages 4&5 - 11:00am - 11:30am
All Stars - Ages 6&7 - 11:45pm - 12:30pm
Stretch & Tumble - Ages 8-10 - 12:30pm - 1:15pm


A huge thank you to all the parents who made the trip today to celebrate 100 years of life! πŸ’žπŸŽ‰ My heart was touched driving in the mini parade of vehicles as we all arrived to be a part of this unique performance opportunity. AND we had one family that walked on this 19 degree day to be apart of the celebration! #passion #kindness


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Please help us Give the Gift of Dance this Holiday Season! We are gifting dance and it’s life long benefits to children who otherwise would not have the opportunity! πŸŽ„πŸŽβ€οΈ


Holiday Cheer Tour 2019!! Day 1! πŸŽ„β„οΈ Dancers coloring Christmas Cards for the residents while waiting for their performance to start. πŸ’ž
I had a wonderful time with all of our dancers tonight! Thank you to all the parents/grand-parents for helping make this special event a success!


I am excited to announce that we received our first donation towards Giving The Gift of Dance this Holiday Season! πŸ’ž Please help us donate the gift of dance and its life long benefits to those who otherwise would not have the opportunity! Donate here!


Give the Gift of Dance! πŸŽ„πŸ’•
Now enrolling for Winter! Classes for ages 2-6!


We are happy to announce new class offerings! πŸ’›
Inspire - Adaptive Dance & Tumbling for children with additional needs.

Instructor is certified in Gentle Teaching, Non Violent Crisis Intervention, First Aid and CPR. Trained in Applied Behavioral Analysis Therapy and experienced with non-verbal children.

Please email [email protected]

[10/15/19]   Razzle Dazzle Flea Flickers! πŸ‘πŸ’™πŸ’šπŸˆπŸŽ‰

Any one else confused if they are watching football or should be getting off the couch to dance?!! πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™€οΈ
Where are all my Cloggers at??!!!


Fall Mini Session!! πŸŽ€πŸ $65
Creative Ballet, Tap & Tumble Combo! Ages 4-6
Mondays, 5:20pm-6pm
October 28th - December 2nd


Shuffle Hop Paint! 🎨 Some of our secondary tap students went back to basics this afternoon to end our summer season! We are excited to kick off our fabulous fall!! πŸŽ‰πŸ™ŒπŸ’ž #passion


It was a beautiful afternoon for Ballet on the Beach complete with ballet position flip flops and first position sand creations!! πŸ–β˜€οΈπŸ’ž


Shuffle Hop Paint! 🎨The studio has new art work! πŸ’ž We had a blast today exploring tap and practicing our shuffle technique with paint! #noheels #dancepaint #passion
*If you don’t see your kiddo, more photos to come!


Science in Dance

Due to the majority of our Secondary Students goals including stronger, pretty arms......!!! Enjoy! πŸ’ͺπŸ™ƒπŸ’ž #dancerstrong

Shoulder and Upper Body series coming soon. There is so much value in upper body training for Dancers. Heres @cjdance8 performing some full range shoulder movements for health and movement quality.
#shoulders #ballet #dance #dancer #train #gym #arms #maledancer #fitness #health


Loved spending time with this group of dedicated Ballerinas today. πŸ’ž A little ballet journaling.... and a great dance inspired workout! πŸ’ͺ #miniintensive #dancerstrong #passion #danceeducation


Beautiful day for Acro inspired games at the park with dance friends! β˜€οΈπŸ’ž #dancerstrong


Science in Dance

As promised..... another Monday Dance Exercise Video for our Secondary Ladies!! β˜ΊοΈπŸ’ž #dancerstrong

Horizontal exercise with @patrick.s.gill for hip extension hamstring health.
#ballet #dance #dancer #gym #strengthandconditioning #train #fitness #maledancer #body #hamstring


Science in Dance

Love this strength exercise!! Parents please share with your secondary student. Let’s get that core ready!β˜ΊοΈπŸ™Œ
A reminder that our Mini Intensive make up is this Wednesday!! Acro with Ms.Jody!πŸ’ž

Single leg squat ISO holds! Strength builder!
Isometrics are a great way influence muscle structure, soft tissue health and force production capability. This is a yielding isometric to emulate a β€œplié” position on a single leg. Yes we have the heel raised to drop the dorsiflexion difficulty and shift emphasis to the front of the knee. @patrick.s.gill on the demo.
#strengthandconditioning #motivation #flexible #gaynorminden #ballet #dance #strong #train #gym #health #physio #fitness #ballerina #maledancer


Our Fancy Nancy Mermaid Ballet Mini Camp was a success! πŸ§œβ€β™€οΈπŸ’žπŸ™Œ With 16 in attendance, we had a blast choreographing (that’s fancy for β€œmake up a dance”) our own mermaid ballet routine. Thanks for a great afternoon young ladies! You all looked exquisite!! β˜ΊοΈπŸ’žπŸŽ‰
*not all pictured*


These young ladies did an amazing job representing today at their end of school year talent show! πŸ‘πŸŽ‰πŸ’ž #bebold #passingonpassion #confidence


We had a blast kicking off our Summer Mini Camp Series today!! β˜€οΈπŸ€Έβ€β™€οΈπŸ’ž Today was Tumble Hip Hop Combo! ☺️

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πŸ’šA few of our 10 year olds worked on remembering/retaining choreography that had been taught by MSU in the short clinic ...
Princess Ballerinas Dance Program




148 W Main St
Ga***rd, MI
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139 W Main St. Suite 2C
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We are a modest studio with personal sized classes. We offer creative and technique based dance education for children ages 2 and up. We offer both recreational and company classes. We do offer an acrobatics program within our dance program.