Welcome to The Dance Connection/Mabank Website!  Now registering for Summer!  Lots of new classes for all ages!  See schedule at a glance below.
"Dance, Dare, Dream, Do!"  Lunch Break at the Ballet Barre starts Wed 4/22 @ Noon.  Please see below or call 903-880-9999 for more info


THE DANCE CONNECTION offers classes for ages 18 months through adult, beginner through professional level.  We offer a professional and fun learning environment where self-esteem, confidence, inspiration, discipline, and team work are the focus.

Group and private dance classes offered include classical ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical/contemporary, pointe, creative dance, Mommie & Me, Waltz, Salsa, Swing,Country-Western, and Belly Dance.  For your convenience, we have an on-site Dance Boutique featuring discount dance supplies and gifts for your dancer.  We also offer custom choreography and event entertainment as well as Birthday Parties.  We are located in historic downtown Mabank at 121 E. Market Street.  You are invited to stop by, tour our studio, meet our faculty, see our students in class on the lobby video monitor, or try a class (please call for information).  Please contact us to set up an appointment or call 903-880-9999.


The Magic of Dance awaits YOU!

Office hours Monday - Friday 3pm-6pm


SUMMER CLASSES Start Monday, 6/8/15!

Don't Miss our spring student performance of "Mary Poppins" Sunday, June 7th, 3pm at TVCC in Athens1  Please call 903-880-9999 for more info. 

 NEW NOW:  Lunch Break at the Ballet Barre - Wednesdays,  Noon to 12:55pm,  beginning ballet class for adults.  Six week session starts April 22 - $75 - no registration fee!  Take a break midweek and do something for yourself.  Learn to love this classical dance as you learn to master your body and your mind in the meditative discipline of ballet.   Required shoes and optional dancewear available for purchase at The Dance Connection.





Classes start 6/8/15 The Dance Connection, Mabank, Texas
Schedule as of 4/15/15
Summer 2015
10am - **Walking Club  (New!  See below for more info!)
Noon - Teen Jazz/Hip-Hop
3:45 Kinder Ballet ages 4-7
4:30 *Int/Adv Ballet ages 8+  
5:30 Lyrical (w/instructor's approval)
6:15 CW Line   
4:00 Combo Kinder Ballet 4-7
5:30 Combo Beg Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 7-12
6:00 Combo Beg Ballet ages 7-12
4:30 Combo Kinder Tap 4-7  
5:00 Combo Beg. Tap 7-12
10am - **Walking Club
noon  Teen/Adult Beg. Ballet
3:45 Mommie & Me age 18 months+ 
4:30 *Jr/Int Ballet ages 8+
5:30 Belly Dance
3:30 Ladies Tap
4:30 Beg Tap ages 7+
5:00 Beg Ballet ages 7+ 
5:30 Beg Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 7+
6:00 Creative Dance& Tumbling ages 2 ½ -4
6:45 Country Western Couples
3:30 Ladies Tap
4:30 Beg Tap ages 7+
10am **Walking Club
noon - Teen Tap
* Offered and recommended 2 Xs per week
** Offered and recommended 3 Xs per week
New!!  Walking Club - Discover the benefits of walking - low impact, aerobic, burns calories, no equipment to buy except good walking shoes!  We will work on proper form to make this a virtually injury free way to get fit! Then take it outside to discover the beautiful area walking trails, and places to go to walk inside when the weather is contrairy.  We will show you how to painlessly increase your fitness level over the 6 weeks for a way to keep fit for life as you make new friends with with your walking companions.  $35 Membership - no tuition!
Sat Available for Private Lessons, Birthday Parties
Sun Available for Private Lessons, Birthday Parties
Available weekday mornings for group or private lessons and rentals