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Carroll County
Dance Center

professional performing
arts training

25 years Of

Dance excellence

The Studio is designed to extend to children and adults the benefits that can be derived from an educational and professional dance program. Dance is the most physically and mentally demanding subject within the arts. We strive to instill in our students the knowledge of dance technique, feeling of movement and the emotional qualities required for the art of dance.

Creative Movement

Classical
Ballet

Jazz
 

Tap
 

Modern /
Contemporary

Kelly Krantz

Kelly Gray Krantz

About Kelly

Owner/
Director/
Choreographer

Ms. Krantz started her dancing career at the age of five under the direction of Ms. Cindy Joyce with the Patrick County Dancing Arts Center in Stuart, VA. and actually started her teaching career at the young age of 15, at which time she started assisting Ms. Joyce with students in Patrick County. While under the direction of Ms. Joyce, Kelly had the opportunity to perform for the Virginia Legislature…

Instructors

Meet Our Team

Full Staff
Lead Instructors

Brittany Chaney & Brenda Leath

Brittany Chaney and Brenda Leath began dance instruction under Ms. Krantz in 1997 and have remained with the studio for the past 24 years. They are a vital role in the dance education of our students.
Dance Instructor

Ginny Thiele

Ginny Thiele is an 2012 alumnus and returned to our program after receiving her dance degree from Radford University.

Shall We Dance?

Music association and appreciation along with rhythm and timing are included in the students training. Self-discipline, dedication, goal setting, and determination are major assets gained as the students progress through the dance program.

2021-2022

Class Schedule

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Age Class Day(s) Time Price Length
3 Year Old Ballet & Tap Wednesday 6:15pm – 7:05pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
4 Year Old Ballet & Tap Tuesday 5:50pm – 6:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
Kindergarten Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Wednesday 5:00pm – 6:15pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
1st Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Tuesday 4:30pm – 5:45pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
2nd Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Monday 5:45pm – 7:00pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
3rd & 4th Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Thursday 5:45pm – 7:00pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
5th Grade Ballet Monday 4:30pm – 5:20pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
5th Grade Tap Monday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
5th Grade Modern Thursday 4:30pm – 5:20pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
5th Grade Jazz Thursday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
5th Grade Jazz Thursday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
6th – 9th Grade Ballet Monday 6:10pm – 7:00pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Jazz Monday 7:00pm – 7:50pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Modern Tuesday 5:50pm – 6:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Tap Tuesday 6:40pm – 7:10pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
10th – 12th Grade Ballet Thursday 7:00pm – 7:50pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
10th – 12th Grade Jazz Thursday 7:50pm – 8:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
10th – 12th Grade Tap Tuesday 6:40pm – 7:10pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
10th – 12th Grade Modern Tuesday 7:40pm – 8:30pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
7th – 12th Grade Pointe Tuesday 7:10pm – 7:40pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
6th – 12th Grade Stretch/Strength Monday/Wednesday 7:30pm – 8:30pm/7:05pm – 7:55pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
Age Class Day(s) Time Price Length
3 Year Old Ballet & Tap Wednesday 6:15pm – 7:05pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
4 Year Old Ballet & Tap Tuesday 5:50pm – 6:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
Kindergarten Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Wednesday 5:00pm – 6:15pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
1st Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Tuesday 4:30pm – 5:45pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
2nd Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Monday 5:45pm – 7:00pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
3rd & 4th Grade Ballet, Jazz, & Tap Thursday 5:45pm – 7:00pm $60 Per Month 1 1/2 Classes
5th Grade Ballet Monday 4:30pm – 5:20pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
5th Grade Tap Monday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
5th Grade Modern Thursday 4:30pm – 5:20pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
5th Grade Jazz Thursday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
5th Grade Jazz Thursday 5:20pm – 5:45pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
6th – 9th Grade Ballet Monday 6:10pm – 7:00pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Jazz Monday 7:00pm – 7:50pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Modern Tuesday 5:50pm – 6:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
6th – 9th Grade Tap Tuesday 6:40pm – 7:10pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
10th – 12th Grade Ballet Thursday 7:00pm – 7:50pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
10th – 12th Grade Jazz Thursday 7:50pm – 8:40pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
10th – 12th Grade Tap Tuesday 6:40pm – 7:10pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
10th – 12th Grade Modern Tuesday 7:40pm – 8:30pm $50 Per Month 1 Class
7th – 12th Grade Pointe Tuesday 7:10pm – 7:40pm $35 Per Month 1/2 Class
6th – 12th Grade Stretch/Strength Monday/Wednesday 7:30pm – 8:30pm/7:05pm – 7:55pm $50 Per Month 1 Class

2021-2022

Tuition Rates

* There is a discount for enrolling in multiple classes. This discount is also offered to siblings as a family rate on tuition.
* Add all of your classes together and your discounted rate is listed below.
* There is also a discount for paying your tuition before the 15th of each month.
* If you would like to pay for the entire year (9 months) upfront, there is a 10% discount offered.
If paid or post marked BY the 15th If paid or post marked AFTER the 15th
1/2 Class $35 Per Month $50 Per Month
1 Class $50 Per Month $65 Per Month
1 1/2 Classes $60 Per Month
* $25
$75 Per Month
2 Classes $70 Per Month
* $30
$85 Per Month
2 1/2 Classes $100 Per Month
* $35
$115 Per Month
3 Classes $110 Per Month
* $40
$125 Per Month
3 1/2 Classes $130 Per Month
* $55
$145 Per Month
4 Classes $140 Per Month
* $60
$155 Per Month
4 1/2 Classes $170 Per Month
* $65
$185 Per Month
5 Classes $180 Per Month
* $70
$195 Per Month
5 1/2 Classes $210 Per Month
* $75
$225 Per Month
6 Classes $220 Per Month
* $80
$235 Per Month
6 1/2 Classes $250 Per Month
* $85
$265 Per Month
7 Classes or more $260 Per Month
* $90
$275 Per Month
* Savings per month for enrolling in more than 1 class Your tuition will revert to this rate if payment is not made by the 15th, no matter the circumstances

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It is our hope that when the students leave the Carroll County Dance Center they will have developed a stronger character, an excellent background in dance, and a special love and awareness of the individual rhythm and talent within themselves.

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Contact Us

165 N Main St, Hillsville, VA 24343
(276) 728-5667
Hours
Monday: 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Thursday: 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM

About Kelly

Ms. Krantz is a graduate of Radford University with a Bachelor of Science degree in dance. While at Radford she participated in numerous productions as part of her curriculum and was selected to perform in many special performances sponsored by the university.

During her junior year at Radford, Kelly opened the Carroll County Dance Center in Hillsville, VA. She has seen great success in bringing the art of dance to a very talented group of young people living in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia.

Since her graduation from college Kelly has participated in numerous workshops all over the country in an effort to learn the latest styles being used and developed throughout the dance world. Kelly was a faculty member with Dance Troupe Inc., a national dance competition for 15 years. She traveled throughout the United States serving as a competition judge and as an instructor of seminar classes.

Most recently Kelly has served as a guest teacher at Radford University. She was asked to teach tap within the dance department as part of their effort to bring subjects not regularly taught by their faculty.