Welcome to The Dance Connection/Mabank Website!  Fall 2015 Schedule now available!  Please see Fall Schedule at a Glance below.
"Dance, Dare, Dream, Do!"  It's not too late to join Summer classes - Still 3 weeks left starting 7/20!  Please see Summer Schedule at a Glance 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 - Thursday 3pm-6pm

 

SUMMER CLASSES Started Monday, 6/8/15, but you can still join!

Check out photos from Mary Poppins Dress Rehearsal on 6/6.  Please see our events page.

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Summer 2015 SCHEDULE @ A GLANCE
Classes start 6/8/15 The Dance Connection, Mabank, Texas
Schedule as of 6/19/15
(# -call first - class not made as of 6/15)
Summer 2015
Mon.
10am - **Walking Club  (New!  See below for more info!) #
3:45 Kinder Ballet ages 4-7
4:30 *Int/Adv Ballet ages 8+  
5:30 Lyrical
6:15 CW Line   
 
Tues.
Noon - Teen Jazz/Hip-Hop
4:00 Combo Kinder Ballet/Tap 4-7 #
5:00Combo Tap/Jazz/Hip-Hop & Ballet ages 7-12
5:30 Combo Beg Jazz/Hip-Hop and Ballet ages 7-12
 
Wed.
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 #
 
 
Thur.
3:30 Ladies Tap
4:30 Beg Tap ages 7+ #
5:00 Beg Ballet ages 7+ #
5:30 Beg Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 7+ #
4:30 Creative Dance& Tumbling ages 2 ½ -4
6:45 Country Western Couples #
 
Fri.
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
 
 
Fall 2015 Schedule at a Glance
FALL 2015
Classes start 8/24/15 The Dance Connection, Mabank, Texas
Schedule as of 7/15/15
 
Mon. 3:45-4:30 Creative Dance & Tumbling ages 2 ½ + 
4:30-5:25  *Jr Int Ballet ages 7+  (2Xs per week)
5:30-6:25 *Int Ballet II/Pre-Pointe/Pointe ages 8+ (2Xs per week)
6:30-7:25 *Competition Team  (2Xs per week)
  
Tues. 4:00-5:00 Kinder Combo Ballet, Tap, Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 4-7
5:00-6:25 Intro Combo Ballet, Tap, Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 7-9
6:15-7:45 Teen Intro Combo Ballet, Tap, Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 10+
 
Wed. 3:45-4:30 Mommie & Me ages 18 mos+
4:30-5:25 *Jr Int Ballet ages 7+  (2Xs per week)
5:30-6:15 *Int Lyrical/Contemporary ages 8+
6:15-7:15  Adult/Teen Ballet & Jazz/Hip-Hop
 
 
Thur. 3:00-3:55 Adult Tap
4:00-4:45 Intro Ballet ages 6-10
4:45-5:30 Intro Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 6-10
5:30-6:25 *Int Ballet II/Pre-Pointe/Pointe ages 8+ (2Xs per week)
6:30-7:25 *Competition Team  (2Xs per week)
 
Fri 3:30-4:15 Kinder ballet ages 4-5
4:15-5:10 Teen Tap 
5:15-6:15 Kinder Combo Ballet, Tap, Jazz/Hip-Hop ages 4-7
6:15-7:00 Creative Dance & Tumbling ages 2 ½ +
 
Sat Available for Private Lessons, Birthday Parties
Sun Available for Private Lessons, Birthday Parties
 
Available weekday mornings for group or private lessons and rentals
*With instructor approval
**and twice per week highly recommended
***Full - Waiting list only