"At Culture Shock everyone becomes a member of a very special family of friends united by their love of dancing and the desire of true camraderie creating bonds of care and respect."

Culture Shock Performing Arts Center is pleased to be in it's 14th season providing quality dance instruction in Berks County, Pennsylvania. From our humble beginnings in a two room studio to our current large facility, with five large classrooms, a drumming room, costuming area and consignment shop. Culture Shock Performing Arts Center is a complete center for the dance arts. At Culture Shock Performing Arts we are a dance center that provides more than 15 different styles of dance including specialty classes in Polynesian.   We offer a warm and welcoming stress free environment.



Now Accepting New Students

Culture Shock is now accepting new students for our 14th dance season that begins Tuesday, September 8th!

Classes not listed below have been filled.  These remaining classes have openings:

Ballet (ages 4-5) Monday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Acro (ages 4-5) Monday 5:15 - 6:00 pm

Hip Hop (ages 6-7) Monday 6:15 - 7:00 pm

Polynesian (ages 4-5) Monday 6:15 - 7:00 pm

New Adult Polynesian Monday 8:00 - 8:45 (begins October 5th)

Ballet (ages 4-5) Tuesday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Movin' & Groovin' (ages 3-4) Tuesday 5:30 - 6:00 pm

Me & My Shadow (ages 2-3) Tuesday 6:15 - 7:00 pm (class is taken with parent)

Movin' & Groovin' (ages 3-4) Wednesday 4:00 - 4:30 pm

Ballet (ages 6-7) Thursday 5:15 - 6:00 pm

Ballet (ages 10-12) Thursday 6:15 - 7:15 pm

New Teen Tap (teens) Thursdays 7:15 - 8:00 pm

Ballet (ages 6-7) Friday 5:15 - 6:00 pm

Tap (ages 6-7) Friday 6:15 - 7:00

Inquiries can be made by selecting the above Tab "Contact Us" or you may call the studio at 610-562-4420.


New Adult Polynesian Class

We are going to be opening up a new adult Polynesian class, beginner level, on Monday 8:00 - 8:45 pm beginning October 5th.  If you are intersted in joining this class please contact the studio.


New Line Dancing Class

We are opening a new Line Dance exercise class for ages 12 thru adult.  Classes will begin Friday, October 2nd, 6:15 pm to 7:00 pm.  Sessions are $5 and you pay as you go!


Aloha Girl Shoppe

The shop will be open during the regular business hours for purchasing leotards, tights, dance shoes etc.


Class Schedules

Attention all returning students, if you have not received your schedule please notify the studio as soon as possible.


Dance Fitness Classes

Mondays 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm for ages 15 thru adult.  Classes are $5.00 per session and you pay as you go.


Family Info

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Zumba / Hatha Yoga

Zumba every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm.  Classes are $5.00 per session and you pay as you go.  Our licensed instructor works with all fitness levels. 

Hatha Yoga classes with essential oils on Saturdays at 9:15 am.  Classes are $5.00 per session and you pay as you go.  Our licensed instructor works with all fitness levels.




Culture Shock PAC 202 S. 3rd Street Hamburg, PA 19526