Hershey School of Dance & Arts

Hershey School of Dance & Arts


Day 2 of spacing today! Check your schedule and please arrive 15 minutes early. Please remember to wear a mask. See you soon!
Well HELLO Hershey Theatre! We are BACK! All spacing and dress rehearsals will be held at the theatre, please check your recital packets to see what time you are scheduled. Please arrive 15 minutes early. See you soon!
🌟It’s Show Week 🌟
and show shirts have arrived! Pick up tonight 5/9 at the dance studio during dance pictures or at the backstage door during rehearsals at the Hershey Theatre.
Happy Mother’s Day 🌸
One week from today! Come join us in this celebration of the arts and give our dancers the warmest welcome back to the stage!
“Work of Art”
HSDA Recital 2022

Friday May 13 at 7pm.
Saturday Matinee May 14 at 1pm.
Saturday May 14 at 7pm.

Hershey Theatre
15 E Caracas Ave, Hershey,
PA 17033

Tickets available at Ticketmaster.com or at the box office, please check hours.
Behind every dancer that believes in themselves, is a dance teacher that believed in them first.
Thank you to this amazing team of teachers for giving so much to your students every day!

Give your teacher a shout out in the comments 💖
✨Can’t wait to see you in your costumes! ✨
Dance Pictures will be held at the dance studio on Saturday May 7 & Monday May 9. Slice of Lime will be here to capture it all!
As we head into the last week of classes at the dance studio, we want to remind you to savor the moment. ❤️ Soak it all in…time with friends, joy in dance, the accomplishment of hard work, and feel the excitement of heading to the theatre!
Happy International Dance Day! We hope you get to celebrate dance today and every day!
We are thrilled to be partnering with Slice of Lime Photography this year to capture our dancers in all their beauty! It has been so long…
Dance pictures will be held at the dance studio on May 7 and 9. Schedules have been emailed. It will be the perfect way to start show week, we can’t wait ✨
Support your favorite dancer! Support the arts in our community! Share your business with our dance family! Shout Outs and Program Ads are due by Friday 4/22. Email: [email protected]
Congratulations to HSDANCERS Mia, Courtney, and Maya! Your artwork has been selected to be featured on postcard invitations to the recital. Thank you for being a special part of HSDA Recital 2022 “Work of Art”

Postcard invitations will be handed out in classes. Be sure to share them with your friends and family. Each postcard has a QR code to order tickets and space for you to write what dances your fans should look to see you in!

Offering classes in jazz, tap, modern, ballet, pointe, theater dance, hip hop, contemporary to ages

Hershey School of Dance began as a tap dancing school in 1977 and has expanded to include dancing instruction in a wide range of genres including jazz, tap, ballet, pointe, hip hop, contemporary, modern and theater dance. Our mission at Hershey School of Dance and Arts is to give students a solid dance education, while nurturing their creativity, self-expression, and confidence. It is our goal to

Operating as usual

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AUGUST INTENSIVE- 1 week from today!

The August Intensive is the perfect way to prep for FALL DANCE!

Check out the amazing faculty we have lined up and the variety of classes they have planned for you >>>

It is going to be a great week of learning, growth, fun, and community! There’s still space, join us!

Register at hersheydance.com


Thank you for coming out to visit! The 3rd annual HSDA Open House was so much FUN! We loved seeing so many familiar faces and it was wonderful meeting so many new families!

Thank you to our awesome HSDA teachers for the fun mini classes! You had everybody smiling and sweating😅

And thank you to Jason Wang for the talk on dancer wellness- great information for a happy, healthy dance season 💖

Thank you to the team at Members 1st for coming out and the generous raffle prize donation! 🎉

We feel so fortunate to share our love of dance with the community and we can’t wait to dance with you this fall! The registration deadline is fast approaching, head to hersheydance.com to get registered by August 5.

Hershey School of Dance & Arts, where friends and family grow up dancing together 💕

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You are invited! ✨
Open House
Friday, July 28
Invite your friends, family and neighbors to dance with us and show them what makes HSDA your happy place! Mini classes will run all night long, so bring your dancing shoes! HSDA merchandise and other fun prizes will be available.
Join us in kicking off the new dance year!

Get a jump-start on registration at hersheydance.com!


We are growing! 🌸
And we are looking for nurturing, experienced teachers to join our team. All styles, all ages & levels, for workshops and year round instruction. Flexible schedule, day, evening, & weekend hours.
The greatest reward~ sharing your passion for dance with the next generation! 💕

At HSDA we offer classes in: ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, lyrical, theatre dance, technique, creative movement, street jazz.
And we are always looking to expand our offerings…yoga, acro, modern, dance fitness & other creative arts.

If you or someone you know would be a good fit at HSDA, please have them reach out at [email protected]


POV: Summer Session kicks off TODAY!
Can’t wait to dance with you!

▪️Miss Jess’s classes do not meet today, they start next week.
▪️ is subbing ZUMBA at 6:30pm $5 drop in
▪️Jason will be here for hip hop at 7:30pm and OPEN STUDIO at 8:30pm


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We are so happy that one week from today we are going to be back in the studio! We have missed all your smiling faces🙂
Swipe to see the summer schedule- most classes still have space available so it’s not too late to join us!

Thank you for this adorable capture ✨


DANCE PICS are ready &
we are jumping for JOY✨
Check your inbox!

Thank you for capturing each dancer so uniquely and preserving our precious memories!


Today’s the day! Come pick up your spirit order, or browse what we have! Show shirts, Dance Mom& Dad shirts, hoodies and more! 6:00-7:00pm, tonight, Thursday June 29!


We had a blast at camps in June! Here is what we have planned for July camps 👀

Crafters Club: arts & crafts camp for ages 6-11. Each day we will create something together. Come ready to have fun and get a little messy!

Broadway Babies: theatre dance camp for ages 6-11. Baby, you’re the star as we sing, dance, act, and play theatre games-we are going to have a blast!

Camps run Monday- Friday July 17-21. Register online for some more summer fun!


This one is for the adults in our dance community…Whether it’s been something you have always wanted to do or something you did a long time ago and want to get back to- DANCE is waiting for you✨
This summer we have many classes designed for adults.
Zumba starts TONIGHT, Monday June 19! All Summer Session classes start July 10.
Monday: ZUMBA 6:30pm (drop in class) 
Tuesday: Adult Ballet 7:15pm, Adult Tap 8:15pm 
Wednesday: Adult Ballet 10am, Adult Combo 6:30pm, Adult Hip Hop 7:30pm

Dance is the perfect outlet- exercise, self-expression, community. Come dance with us! It’s easy to register online as a drop in student or sign up for the 4 week session. Head to our website, link in bio. Message us if you have questions.


We celebrate all the dads today! 🤍

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This week has been INCREDIBLE!
Tonight we wrap up with:
Exploring Choreography
Street Jazz &

Looking forward to our SHARE SESSION to finish out the night!

Drop ins accepted $20/class

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It is going to be a GOOD night! And here’s why…
HSDA is thrilled to welcome Hershey School of Dance Alum Kimber Hampton back to the studio! Kimber has had a long career performing and teaching all over the US and the world. We are so excited to welcome her home and to learn from her!

The night is also full of hip hop, broadway tap, and lyrical!

Drop ins are accepted as space allows $20/class.

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SIX/14 👑
Tonight’s lineup will make you lose your head!

Guest instructors from the cast of SIX will be here to teach master classes and Mia, Ashton, and Hollis will finish out the night with Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Theatre Games. It is going to be INCREDIBLE 💜

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Night 2 of the June Intensive:
TAP, BALLET, and JAZZ…and IMPROV with Ashton.

It is going to be another great night! Drop ins accepted as space allows $20/class.
DM with questions.

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Today is the day!
June Intensive has finally arrived! Kicking the week off is Teegan with Hip Hop, Jess with Ballet, and Ashton with Technique. Let’s get this week started with a solid foundation💥

There is limited space available at all levels to join for the full or partial intensive. Drop ins will be accepted at $20/class as space allows. DM with questions.


HSD TAKES ON NYC 2023! Students and teachers took classes at BDC & Steps, explored the city, had a pizza party in the park, and saw broadway shows.
Dancers, we are so proud of you! Seeing you try new things, stretch and grow, was wonderful and inspiring!
So grateful for the time together and all the wonderful people that made the day possible. It was an AMAZING day full of great memories together 💖

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DANCE CAMPS start Monday!
June 12-16 😎
Ballet Around the World
Discover Dance
Hip Hop Beatz &
Tapping with the Stars

Head to our website to see the schedule, it is not too late to sign up for a week of fun with friends!
Miss Lauren wants to know who is coming to dance camp?!

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We are counting the days until the June Intensive 👑
Jump start your summer with a great week of dance! Guest teachers, new styles, and so much fun!
Registration is still open, there are a few spots still available at all levels. Grab your crown and sign up! Link in bio.
Check out the schedule➡️


We kick off the SUMMER DANCE season just one week from today!

There is something for everyone~

Movement Magic for preschoolers

Dance Camps for ages 4-11

Dance Intensives for the dedicated dancer.

Summer Session, weekly classes in all styles for all ages.

Adult classes in Ballet, Tap, and more!

Registration for Summer Session is DUE TODAY June 5. Head to our website to learn more! Link in bio.

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Congratulations HSDA graduates, we are so proud of you! We have loved watching you grow and can’t wait to see what comes next for you. Remember dance is always there for you and you can ALWAYS come home to HSDA!

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Saturday Smiles 🥰
Seeing you on stage, beaming, says it all…
Dance is JOY!

Can’t stop smiling and reminiscing! in my element videos and show shirts can be ordered through May 31, head to our website. And we can’t wait to see dance pics from Slice of Lime Photography!

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Flashback Friday!
Last week at this time we were getting ready for opening night! And what a great night it was ✨

We miss you! Is it time for SUMMER DANCE to start?!

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Dancers, from beginning to end, we LOVED seeing you in your element!
We are still smiling and reliving every moment!
Order show shirts, dvds, & digital downloads until May 31st so you can preserve your memories 💖 Link to both on the website.



That’s a wrap on…in my element!
Congratulations dancers, we are SO PROUD of you! Seeing your hard work and talent shine on the stage makes our hearts burst with JOY!
We love seeing you in your element 🔥🌊🌬️🌎

Many thanks to all the people that made this show a success!
🌟First and foremost, thank you to this amazing team of teachers! There is nothing we can’t accomplish together! Your artistry is inspiring and your dedication to your students is such a gift.
🌟Thank you to the many volunteers, parents, and alums that gave their time making sure rehearsals and shows ran smoothly backstage. We could not do it without you!
🌟Thank you to the production crew that collaborated with us to create a professional and successful show.
🌟And many thanks to everyone that came out to support our dancers- you were a wonderful audience!

Big love to our dance family! Can’t wait until we are dancing together again!


Feeling the JOY from opening night!

2 more chances today to see…
in my element
May 20th 1pm & 7pm
Hershey Theatre

Come see us in our element


It’s opening night of…
in my element!

We invite you to the Hershey Theatre this weekend to see our dancers in their element! We have a great show for you - you don’t want to miss it!

in my element
Friday May 19th at 7pm
Saturday May 20th at 1pm & 7pm
link for tickets in our bio.✨


Come see these Sparkling Diamond’s hit the stage tomorrow for opening night! 💎

in my element
May 19th 7pm
May 20th 1pm & 7pm
Hershey Theatre

Evening Dress Rehearsals tonight!! See you soon 🔥💧🌬️🌎


Matinee Dress Rehearsal Ready!

And reminder- we have more spacing rehearsals afterward!

Let’s dance!


Who has spacing today?! We can hardly wait to see you! 🙋🏽‍♀️🙋🏻🙋🏼‍♂️


We celebrate all the moms today!

Fundraising for World Central Kitchen 05/11/2023

We are so close to reaching our goal, would you consider giving to World Central Kitchen? Thank you to the best dance community!

Fundraising for World Central Kitchen A fundraising page benefiting World Central Kitchen


Oh hey 😎 who’s ready for dance pictures this weekend with ?!

Can’t wait to see those smiles 📸

Pictures are held at HSDA May 6 & 7. Schedules can be found in your recital packet.

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Behind every dancer who believes in themselves, is a dance teacher who believed in them first.

Today and always we are so grateful for the amazing team of teachers at HSDA. You are dedicated to your students and your art and we thank you for giving your time, talent, and care to your students every single day!

Tell us what your teachers mean to you…


Happy Earth Day 🌎

Thank you for capturing us so beautifully in our element 🌸


Volunteers Needed!
If you love HSDA and want to help make the magic happen for our annual recital “in my element”, we are looking for volunteers on May 19 & 20 to help backstage, with sales, and more.

Sign up here: https://forms.gle/rTQSEkXf9RBXd47U9


Hershey School of Dance & Arts proudly presents
“in my element” 🔥💧🌬️🌎
Our annual recital will be held at the Hershey Theatre
Friday May 19th at 7pm &
Saturday May 20 at 1pm & 7pm
Tickets will go on sale to the public on
April 12 at 10am, online only, through www.Ticketmaster.com
In person sales will begin April 13 at the box offices at the Hershey Theatre and the Giant Center.

We hope you can join us &
see us “in our element!”

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