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 the new dance season that begins Tuesday, September 8th!
Interested students may come into the studio on Wednesday, September 2nd from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. If you are unable to come in you may select the "Contact Us" tab at the top of this screen and email us with the classes you are interested in. We will need the student age and experience in order to send you days and times of classes.
Aloha Girl Consignment Shop
The consignment shop will be open on Mondays from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm for purchasing leotards, tights, dance shoes etc.
Attention all returning students, if you have not received your schedule please notify the studio as soon as possible.
Dance Fitness Classes
Beginning July 6th thru August 31st there will be a new Dance Fitness Cardio class every Monday from 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm for ages 16 thru adult. Classes are $5.00 per session and you pay as you go.
Summer classes will begin Tuesday, July 28th and end Thursday, August 13th. Classes meet twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays for three weeks. Cost of summer course is $35.
The "Sampler" gives students one lesson each in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Acrobats, and Hawaiian/Tahitian.
Ages 4 to 7: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm
If you are a returning student click Here to access your account.
(If this is your first time you will need to click on "Forgot Password")
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. No Zumba on August 18th or August 25th (Ms. Jen will be on her honeymoon!)
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. No Yoga on August 15th or August 22nd (Ms. Jen will be on her honeymoon!)