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.
There will be an Open House Wednesday, June 29th at 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Monday, July 11th at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Tour the studio, enjoy light refreshments, meet with the staff, discuss classes.
Offering classes for all ages & all levels of experience from the beginner to the most advanced!
Tap * Hip Hop * Jazz * Contemporary * Irish * Acrobats * Ballet * Pointe * Hawaiian/Tahitian
Specialty Pre-School Classes / Early Elementary Classes
Me & My Shadow * Movin' & Groovin' * Toonsical Tap * Hippity Hop Hip Hop * Funtasia Jazz * Acro n' Action * Bibbidy Bobbity Ballet * Keiki Hawaiian/Tahitian
Adult Classes Offered
Hip Hop * Hawaiian/Tahitian * Cardio Hip Hop * Zumba * Hatha Yoga * NEW Veriflow - yoga with dance
Three weeks of fun! Classes meet twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Tuesday, July 12th thur Thursday, July 28th! The cost of the Sampler program is $40!
Students get an introduction to Acrobats, Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop and Hawaiian/Tahitian. Each class they will learn a new dance art.
Ages 3 to 4: 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Ages 5 to 7: 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Introducing NEW ConfiDance Classes:
A dance class for children of all ages with special needs. We welcome all abilities/disabilities (example: Autism, Down Syndrome, Intellectual Disabilities). Classes are taught by a licensed special education teacher, Ms. Janis Umberger.
Students will learn:
Classes meet twice weekly, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Classes for ConfiDance begin July 26th thru August 11th. Cost of the three week course is $40.
Ages: 5 & up 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm
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.