​Celebrating 46 Years in Business!

We Are Excited For Yet Another Successful Year Working With Your Children. We Are A Family Oriented Dance Studio And Pride Ourselves In The Dance Family That Has Been Formed With Our Parents, Children, &Community. We Welcome You To Stay & Watch Your Child's Dance Class In One Of Our Two 800-Square Foot Viewing Rooms Featuring Two-Way Mirrors.


STYLES OFFERED

  

TAP - JAZZ  - BALLET - POINTE

LYRICAL – CONTEMPORARY - TUMBLING

HIP HOP  - CLOGGING  – IRISH STEP – LEAPS & TURNS

VOICE - MUSICAL THEATRE – PRODUCTION


(CLASSES AVAILABLE FOR AGES 2 THROUGH ADULT, DEPENDING ON THE STYLE)


*RECITAL, COMPETITION, & TECHNIQUE CLASSES 

AVAILABLE IN MOST OF THE ABOVE STYLES.

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Meet Our Directors / Teachers

CAROL LAWRENCE MOLL

MS. CAROL WITH DANCER DELANIE SANTABARBARA.

STUDIO OWNER

   

Carol Began Her Dance Career At The Age Of 5.  After Graduating High School, She Continued Her Studies At Svetlova Dance Academy In Dorset, Vermont.  In 1973, Carol Opened Her Own Dance School In Ballston Spa, Where She Continues To Successfully Operate & Grow.  Carol Visits New York City & Boston Several Times A Year To Keep Up On The Current Trends Of Dance. In Addition To Teaching At Her Own Studio, She Is Involved In Many Talent Shows, Competitions, & Productions Throughout The Tri-State Area. "Ms. Carol", As Her Students Respectfully Call Her, Believes Dance Should Be Enjoyable As Well As A Valuable Learning Experience.

TIFFANY LAWRENCE

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STUDIO DIRECTOR

Tiffany Began Her Studies Here At Carol Lawrence School Of Dance At The Age Of 3.   She Continues To Further Her Study & Training In All Areas Of Dance Profession, Participating In Various Dance Workshops & Conventions Each Year.  As Director Of Our Competition Teams, Miss Tiffany Has Choreographed Numerous Routines That Have Competed Regionally & At The National Level. We Are Very Proud For Our Students Bringing Home Gold, High Gold, & Platinum Awards Repeatedly. Tiffany Loves Working With The Children & Seeing Their Love Of Dance Grow Over The Years, As They Become Part Of Our Dance Family.

HALIE CEDERSTROM

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ASSISTANT STUDIO DIRECTOR

Halie Began Studying Dance At The Age Of 2 ½ At Carol Lawrence School Of Dance. She Trained In Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Clogging, Irish, Hip Hop, Gymnastics, Pointe, & Lyrical. She Spent 16 Years Competing Locally & Nationally & Has Won Numerous Top Awards. Halie Began Her Teaching Career At The Age Of 12, First Assisting Students Reach For Their Goal, Then Later Becoming A Full Fledge Instructor. Halie Is A Proud Graduate Of SUNY Plattsburgh As A Business Administration Major With An Emphasis In Supply Chain Management. She Always Looks Forward To Sharing Her Love Of Dance With The Students At Carol Lawrence School Of Dance! 

GINA HANNAH

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RECITAL & COMPETITION TEACHER

Gina’s Love For Dance Started At Carol Lawrence School Of Dance When She Was Two Years Old. She Studied Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical, & Hip-Hop Until She Graduated In 2013. After Graduating, Gina Went To Springfield College In Massachusetts, Where She Completed Her Bachelor Degree In Dance And Business Marketing. During Her Four Years, She Was A Member Of The Springfield College Pride Competition Dance Team, Which Took Top Three In The New England Region In Jazz & Hip Hop. Gina Has Also Choreographed & Performed In Multiple Showcases For The Springfield College Dancers Club, Along With Being The Public Relations Officer For Three Years. Gina Completed A Summer Intern Study In Ballroom Dance At Arthur Murray Dance Studio In Saratoga Springs, New York, Where She Performed In Multiple Showcases & Routines In Waltz, Cha Cha, Swing, Salsa, Foxtrot, & Samba. Along With Being A Performer & Choreographer, Gina Has Evolved Into A Dance Educator, Which Has Given Her Significant Experience In Creating Lesson Plans For All Of Her Students, Which Focus On Developmental Dance Patterns & Gross Motor Skills. Gina Is Eager To Get Started On Her Third Year Of Teaching Competition Group & Solo Dance Routines.

MELISSA BRIGGS

MISS MELISSA WITH SINGER DAKOTA SLOAN.

VOCAL TEACHER

  

Melissa's Love For Music Began When She Was Just 5 & Would Sing Everywhere She Could & To Anyone That Would Listen! She Trained As Vocalist Via Private Lessons & As A Saratoga Springs High School Choralier & All-State NYSSMA Member. She Performed & Competed Along The East Coast.  She Also Spent 7 Years As A Ballston Spa Pop Warner Cheerleading Coach, So Is No Stranger To Helping Her Students Find Their "Inner Voice"! Melissa Is Excited To Share Her Passion For The Art Of Music With Her Students & Watch Them Shine On Stage.

2018-2019 TEACHING ASSISTANTS

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MISS MORGAN S., MISS MORGAN R., 

MISS DELANIE, MISS SARA, 

MISS EMILY, & MISS ROSE

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All Of Our Amazing Teaching Assistants Have Grown Up As Students At Carol Lawrence School Of Dance! They Are Members Of Our Competition Team & Love Spending Time Inspiring The Young Dancers That Follow In Their Footsteps!