Studio Arts for Dancers

Thursday 1/21/16

All classes to Modern II at regular time.  Ballet 4,5,6 will be at 5:15.  Modern 4,5,6 will be at 6:30.  Ballet Intermediate I, II and adv will be at 6:30.

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Knoxville’s Premier Adult and Children’s Dance Studio

Studio Arts for Dancers - Premier Knoxville Dance Studio for Adult and Children's Dance Classes

Studio Arts for Dancers of Knoxville, TN was founded in 1991 by its artistic director, Lisa Hall McKee. The purpose of Studio Arts has been to promote the art of dance by providing quality training, creative performance opportunities and artistic enrichment for young dancers, offering a wide variety of dance classes. Studio Arts is known for its devotion to nurturing confidence while developing technical excellence in its young dancers. While Studio Arts primarily works with dancers in Knoxville, Maryville, Farragut and Oak Ridge, we also have a number of adults and children from other surrounding areas, as well, and welcome anyone to our dance studio!

Studio Arts for Dancer’s ballet and modern training program consists of the grade level Pre-Primary (age 3,4,5), Primary (age 6,7), Levels I,II,III,IV,V,VI, Intermediate and Advance. Jazz classes are offered to dancers age 12 and above. All higher levels are given a skill and vocabulary test to further enhance their understanding of the classwork.

Our mission is the encouragement of youth to explore the wonders, challenges, and rewards of dance while developing individual artistry and technical excellence within each child.

go-dance-pine-mountain-february-2016go-pine-mountain-show-dancersTICKETS ON SALE NOW! GO! Contemporary Dance Works will premiere its newest full length contemporary ballet, In the Shadows of Pine Mountain | the Scots-Irish exodus from Ulster to the hills of Appalachia at the Bijou Theatre on February 6 | 8pm and February 7th | 3pm. Known for its innovative style, GO!’s original, diverse choreography crosses genres of dance to take its’ audience on this historical and enchanting journey. A celebration of Scots-Irish and Appalachian music, this ballet includes favorites such as Wayfaring Stranger, Down to the River to Pray and You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive


Studio Arts for dancers is also home to GO! ConteBUYtickets-011516mporary Dance Worksa 501(c)3 non-profit composed of 43 students Level V through Advanced currently enrolled at Studio Arts for dancers.  Artistic Director Lisa Hall McKee aims to link athletics and dance and the present them in a venue that elevates enthusiasm for dance in the East Tennessee community.  GO! is known for blending contemporary ballet and modern dance with daring athleticism that appeals to audiences far beyond the devoted dancegoer.


Studio Arts For Dancers

1234 Rocky Hill Rd
Knoxville, TN 37919

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Phone: (865) 539-2475