Maria’s School of Dance is proud to host and support Dance Express.  Dance Express is a 501(c)3 non profit founded in 2009 to assist local dancers further their dance education and careers.  Dance express members participate in regional workshops and competitions, dancing, singing and acting.  They study under the industries top professionals, competing for scholarships.  Members of Dance Express have won scholarships to the Joffrey Ballet, Steps on Broadway and Broadway Dance Center in New York City, New York. Debbie Reynolds Studio in North Hollywood California and Millennium Dance In Los Angeles, California.

Mission Statement: The mission of Dance Express, is to educate, enrich and enable the lives of children and teens in the Livingston County and surrounding areas, through exposure to and instruction in the dance arts.

Dance Express 2016  2017 Dances & September Rehearsal Schedule:

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Dance Express is thrilled to welcome Ade Obayomi to our studio. Ade is a favorite of “So You Think You Can Dance” season five.

Ade will be teaching two Master Classes Friday, August 14th –  Beginning/Intermediate & Advanced.  He will also be choreographing two Jazz/Funk Dance that members of Dance Express can audition for, for the upcoming competition season.


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Dance Express is excited to announce Maud Arnold and Sarah Reich, members of the “Syncopated Ladies” are coming to Dance Express November 2014!
Both Maud & Sarah will teach master classes. Along with workshops, they will choreograph a Competition Tap Piece. 2014 – 2015 Dance Express Troupe members will be auditioned by Maud & Sarah, and invited to learn the choreography. This will compete at all competitions.
More information will be available at the Parents Meeting, Friday, September 12 at 6pm.
For more information about Maud Arnold, Sarah Reich and the Syncopated Ladies – check out their websites:


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