Dance Arts Center

The Dance Arts Center, a family owned business, is located in McKinney at the Community Center and in Lewisville at the MCL Grand. The Dance Arts Center offers classes in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Baton, Hip Hop, Clog, and Country & Western. The schools offer a friendly and fun atmosphere which enables the students to gain confidence, poise and grace. LouAnn Martin Vance and Perry Martin, along with their highly qualified and friendly staff, make dancing fun for all the children, teens and adults who want to learn to dance. Joan, LouAnn and Perry have been teaching Country & Western couples classes since 1980. For more information: danceartscenter.net or email: dancea.c@sbcglobal.net.

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FALL CLASSES

The Dance Arts Center is an ongoing dance program.  Classes are held September through May with a Christmas demonstration on December 1 and a recital in the Spring. (Costume fees for recital will be due in November.)  To ensure a quality learning environment, we have two visiting days per dance season.  Classes begin September 8.  Child must be potty trained or in Pull-ups. Classes will be held at Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theater: 100 N. Charles Street (corner of Charles and Main Street.

There will be a parent’s information and registration day on August 25 from 4-7 pm at Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theater.   You do not need to attend this day in order to register for the fall dance program; however, the instructor will be on hand during this time to answer any questions that you may have or simply to meet your child.

Dance Attire: Children need to attend class in dance attire with names in dance shoes.

 PreschoolLeotard and tights any color, pink leather ballet shoes, black tap shoes with black elastic in holes. (no tutu’s or skirts)

 School AgeLeotard and tights any color, beige slip on jazz shoes and black lace up tap shoes (no tutu’s or skirts)

Child must be potty trained or in Pull-ups.

All classes take place at the MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles, Lewisville.  The MCL Grand is located in Old Town Lewisville at the corner of Main Street and Charles Street.  Classes are held September through May.   To ensure a quality learning environment, we have two visiting days per dance season.

Tuition: Due before the first day of each class session.  No exceptions. (Registering at least one week before each class session starts is preferred so instructor can plan accordingly).  If you have any questions, please call the Recreation Centers.  Each student who adds a second DANCE class per month will get a $15 discount off the second class.

*No Class on 11/24
*Make up for 11/24 on 11/19
*Extra Class on 12/17

Pre School Ballet and Tap (ages 2-4)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312130-AT 9/8-9/29 M 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312130-BT 10/6-10/27 M 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312130-CT 11/3-11/24* M 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312130-DT 12/1-12/15* M 3:30-4:15 pm $52

Tap and Jazz (K-2nd Grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312140-AT 9/8-9/29 M 4:15-5 pm $52
312140-BT 10/6-10/27 M 4:15-5 pm $52
312140-CT 11/3-11/24* M 4:15-5 pm $52
312140-DT 12/1-12/15* M 4:15-5 pm $52

Tap and Jazz (3rd-5th Grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312150-AT 9/8-9/29 M 5-5:45 pm $52
312150-BT 10/6-10/27 M 5-5:45 pm $52
312150-CT 11/3-11/24* M 5-5:45 pm $52
312150-DT 12/1-12/15* M 5-5:45 pm $52

Tap and Jazz (6th- 8th grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312160-AT 9/8-9/29 M 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312160-BT 10/6-10/27 M 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312160-CT 11/3-11/24* M 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312160-DT 12/1-12/15* M 5:45-6:30 pm $52

Tap and Jazz (Teens)

Code Date Day Time Fee
322160-AT 9/8-9/29 M 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322160-BT 10/6-10/27 M 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322160-CT 11/3-11/24* M 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322160-DT 12/1-12/15* M 6:30-7:15 pm $52

Private Instruction (open all ages)
Please check with instructor on availability

Code Date Day Time Fee
342170-AT 9/8-9/29 M 7:15-7:45 pm $87
342170-BT 10/6-10/27 M 7:15-7:45 pm $87
342170-CT 11/3-11/24* M 7:15-7:45 pm $87
342170-DT 12/1-12/15* M 7:15-7:45 pm $87

Pre School Ballet and Tap (ages 2-4)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312180-AT 9/9-9/30 Tu 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312180-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312180-CT 11/4-11/18* Tu 3:30-4:15 pm $52
312180-DT 12/2-12/16 Tu 3:30-4:15 pm $52

Ballet and Tumbling(K-2nd grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312190-AT 9/9-9/30 Tu 4:15-5 pm $52
312190-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu 4:15-5 pm $52
312190-CT 11/4-11/18* Tu 4:15-5 pm $52
312190-DT 12/2-12/16* Tu 4:15-5 pm $52

Ballet (3rd-5th grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312200-AT 9/9-9/30 Tu 5-5:45 pm $52
312200-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu 5-5:45 pm $52
312200-CT 11/4-11/18* Tu 5-5:45 pm $52
312200-DT 12/2-12/16* Tu 5-5:45 pm $52

Ballet (6th-8th grade)

Code Date Day Time Fee
312210-AT 9/9-9/30 Tu 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312210-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312210-CT 11/4-11/18* Tu 5:45-6:30 pm $52
312210-DT 12/2-12/16 Tu 5:45-6:30 pm $52

Ballet (Teens)

Code Date Day Time Fee
322300-AT 9/9-9/30 Tu 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322300-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322300-CT 11/4-11/18* Tu 6:30-7:15 pm $52
322300-DT 12/2-12/16* Tu 6:30-7:15 pm $52

Country & Western Couples Class (ages 14+)
Instructors:  Lou Ann Martin Vance and Perry Martin
Group Country and Western class $87 per couple for four 45 minute lessons.

Code Date Day Time Fee
322220-AT 10/7-10/28 Tu 7:15-8 pm $87

Country & Western Private Couples Class (ages 16+)
Instructors: Lou Ann Martin Vance and Perry Martin
Private Country and Western class available, perfect for Bride & Groom or anyone wanting one on one help.  $110 per couple for four 30 minute lessons.
Call or email instructor for availability, 214.616.614 or dancea.c@sbcglobal.net.

Code Date Day Time Fee
322220-BT 10/7-10/28 Tu schedule time $112