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Welcome to Camden County's most prominent performing arts center. 22 years ago Lisa Allen opened her studio with the dream of enhancing the community's appreciation for the performing arts. With her experience Lisa and her staff have taught countless students, of all ages, to dance, sing and act their way to the many stages of Camden and the southeast, including the Theatre by the Trax, Camden County Schools, churches, area festivals and competition stages. Our exceptionally talented instructors provide an arts curriculum that is designed to build self-confidence, self-expression and inspiration. With our many choices of classes, including aerial dance, we are sure to have a perfect fit for your child, no matter the age or experience. Let's not forget that we have adult programs as well! Ms. Lisa and her expert staff are sure to give your child a creative yet disciplined educational experience that will enrich their lives in the most positive way. Whether you are looking for a career in the performing arts or want to have an extra-curricular activity the whole family can participate in, we have the right fit for you!        

Thank you,  
Lisa Allen

Lisa Allen's Dance Works

Summer Schedule Finalized 
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Please feel free to call, email or just stop by!  

    10880 Colerain Road
   St Marys, GA 31558

(912) 673-9161

Contemporary and Ballet Master Class

Saturday June 16th 
Schedule for ages 7-10 beginner to intermediate level dancers: $65 Per person 
12:45-2:00 Ballet Technique
2:30-3:30 Contemporary Technique
3:45-4:30 Ballet Variation
4:30-5:00 Contemporary combination.

Schedule for ages 11 and up for Intermediate to Advanced level Dancers: $75 per person
11:15-12:45 Ballet Technique
1:00-2:30 Contemporary Technique
2:45-3:30 Ballet Variation
3:30-4:15 Contemporary Combination

Come learn from the amazing Emily Scolaro & Theresa McGuirk

Emily Scolaro began her professional dance training at The Florida Ballet Training Center and Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Fl. She graduated Magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the Florida State University. During this time she performed in works by Monica Bill Barnes, Stephen Koester, Lynda Davis, Gerri Houlihan, Tim Glenn and Anthony Morgan. She was a member of the University’s Dance Repertory Theater, Ella Rosewood Dance, and Mary Love Dance Projects. Emily has performed in New York City festivals such as DUMBO Dance Festival and Dance Gallery as well as internationally in London’s Cloud Dance Festival.
Emily has taught dance technique to students for over seven years at training centers such as the Florida Ballet, Rollins College, and The Center for Contemporary Dance.

Theresa McGuirk Theresa McGuirk is from San Diego, CA, where she received her training from the California Ballet School and San Diego School of Ballet. She also danced at the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts where she attended junior high and high school. Theresa received a minor in dance from the University of Colorado – Boulder and apprenticed with Boulder Ballet. In all of the places she has lived since, Theresa has been able to dance and/or teach ballet at a dozen studios including most notably in Beijing, China, and in Seattle at the Pacific Northwest Ballet and Spectrum Dance Theater. Theresa is a submariner’s wife and a homeschooling mother to 4 children who love to swim and dance. 
National Award Winning Competition Team