Making Dreams Come True for Over 25 Years!


98 Oak Ridge Court
Prestonsburg, KY 41653



















 October 31st (Thursday)
There will be no regular classes
due to Halloween.
 Enjoy Trick or Treat.

November 4th (Monday)
“Nutcracker” tickets will go on sale to parents of performers

November 18th (Monday)
“Nutcracker” tickets go on sale
to the public.

November 24th (Sunday)
12:30pm - 6:00pm
Nutcracker Full show run through
at the Dance Etc Studio.

November 26th
Last day of Regular Dance Classes
before the Nutcracker
and Holiday Break.

December 2nd (Monday)
“Nutcracker” Technical Rehearsal
at the MAC from
4pm to 10pm.
Act I- 4pm and Act II-7pm.

December 3rd (Tuesday)
“Nutcracker” Dress Rehearsal
4:00pm to 10:00pm
at the Mountain Arts Center.

Act I
4:00pm and Act II 7:00 pm.

December 4th (Wednesday)
“Nutcracker” One matinee
for local schools at 10:00 am
and one evening performance
 for the public at 7pm at the MAC.

December 5th (Thursday)
“Nutcracker” performances at 10 and 7

December 6th (Friday)
“Nutcracker” performances at 10 and 7.

November 27th- January 5th
There will be no dance classes
 at the studio.

Dance Ec. has been serving dancers and their families in Eastern Kentucky since 1994.  They pride themselves on professional dance instruction in a positive and fun learning environment. 
Dance Etc. offers classes in Mommy and Me, Pre-Ballet, Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Lyrical, Technique, Hip Hop and Jazz for ages one and up. 

Mrs. Shepherd and all of her assistant teachers are experienced and always approach all students in a professional yet loving and friendly manner. They feel very blessed to be able to share their love and appreciation for dance with their students. To learn more about instructors click on the "Staff" page. 

Dance Etc. students’ performance opportunities include Jenny Wiley Pioneer Festival, the Christmas Holiday favorite, "The Nutcracker" and it’s Annual Spring Recital which has a different theme each year. Both of Dance Etc's Spring Recital performances and their six performances of "The Nutcracker" are at the Mountain Arts Center in Prestonsburg, a state of the art facility which seats over 1,000 spectators. 

Dance Etc. is also the home to the Dance Etc. Elite All-Star Dance Teams. These groups are made up of dancers chosen by invitation out of their weekly dance classes to travel and compete with the award winning teams.  The present teams include over 100 dancers from seven counties and over 20 different schools. To learn more about these groups and their accomplishments click on the "Elite" page.  For more information about our studio give us a call at 606-886-3111 or stop by our studio Monday through Thursday 3p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  We would love to introduce you to the wonderful world of dance.