Creative Dance Classroom

Creative Dance on Stage


“I’ve been to a few dance studio shows in the past, but have to honestly say that I haven’t seen one with such professional and enjoyable performances as you put on this past Friday! It didn’t feel like a dance school, it felt like a real show and we enjoyed every minute of it!” 
Elvi (London and Lola’s mom)
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Children Helping Children

Our Mission:
To give children the power to help, through performance, in the healing process.

Children Helping Children
You Gotta Have Heart 2017
For BestBuddies

Halloween Costume Party & Performance 2016
For Gallop NYC 

“You Gotta Have Heart 2016”
For Memorial Sloan Kettering 

Halloween Costume Party & Performance 2015
For The Ronald McDonald House 

“You Gotta Have Heart 2015”
For The Make A Wish Foundation

Halloween Costume Party & Performance 2014
For The Pajama Program

“You Gotta Have Heart 2014”
 For SmileTrain and The Casey Young Foundation

Halloween Costume Party & Performance 2013
For The Pajama Program.

“You Gotta Have Heart 2013” 
For SmileTrain.

“You Gotta Have Heart 2012”
For The Casey Young Foundation.

The 2012 Halloween Costume Party and Performance
For Make A Wish Foundation.

The 2011 Halloween Costume Party and Performance 
For Windows of Hope Family Relief Fund.

The 2010 Halloween Costume Party and Performance along with the “You Gotta Have Heart 2011” Performances 
For The Clinton-Bush Haiti Fund

Thank you CHC performers.

Donations are accepted in support of the Children Helping Children Perfomance Company, that it may continue to help children in need.

The Children Helping Children Organization (completely charitable organization 5013c) was established in October, 2001, in the aftermath of the 9/11/01 terrorist attacks that took the lives of two fathers and one grandfather of Dance Studio students. In our effort to contribute to the memory of those who were lost, Children Helping Children (CHC) was born. Our home base is at The Dance Studio of Park Slope. The performers come from our student base at The Dance Studio. All involved with this organization donate their time and 100% of all donations raised from each event go to the intended beneficiary. Continue reading


The Big Night!

Dreams come true on stage!

Every year in June, the students of The Dance Studio of Park Slope participate in the Annual Recital Performance. From ages four through adults our students grace the Whitman Theatre stage at Brooklyn College. Continue reading


Teacher, Owner/Director:

 Jennifer Kliegel    I wonder each year if I will have the same connection to the new students coming in . . .  and then they walk through the door and I fall in love all over again. What defines my life is teaching and I do love it. 2017 marks my 36th year at The Dance Studio. I’m grateful to be here and proud of the job that we all, collaboratively do, at The Dance Studio to make it one of a kind and simply the best!   From Jefferson City, Missouri. I didn’t start dancing as a child; it was later, in high school, where I was blessed to have some of the most influential people of my life as dance & theatre teachers. With academic and dance scholarships I headed off to Stephens College, MO. This is where my true training as a dancer began . . . It’s Never Too Late! Though my training includes all dance disciplines, I consider myself a jazz, tap, musical theatre baby, performing in and choreographing numerous musical productions – across the U.S. and abroad. I have choreographed for elementary, middle schools, high schools, colleges, community theatres, dance studios, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, National Touring Companies and Ireland’s Montfort Singers. I am very proud to be choreographer for Brooklyn’s MS 51′s Vocal Department’s performance chorus and Show Choir, right here in Park Slope! I have danced my way onto soap operas, commercials, “Saturday Night Live” and 1st company with “Dance Theatre Dayton”. All of my experiences have helped me when wearing the many hats of teacher, owner and director of this Studio. I walked through the doors of The Dance Studio in 1981, as a student. I immediately started teaching and became partner in 1989 – sole owner since 1998. My greatest joy in life comes from my family, my “kids in fur coats” Clancey (my boxer) & Delta Blue (my mini lab) and the smiles & hugs I get from your kids each day when I walk into the Studio. Continue reading

Adult Program

Adult Program 
Ballet Workshop dates TBA

Tap Workshops
6 week Workshop – Prepaid $108.00
Registration and pre-payment required 
Workshop Dates:  
Sept. 18th to Oct. 30th (no class 10/9)
Monday 8:15 p.m.  1 hr. (adv. beg. / int.) – Sarah Garcea
Sept. 19th to Oct. 24th
Tuesday 8:15 p.m. 1 hr. (beg.) – Lauren Peart
5 student minimum to conduct workshops

Master Ballet Class 
with Setsuko Maruhashi

(2 hrs.) Open level / not introductory
Registration and pre-payment required – $25 per master class            
Saturdays 12:00 to 2:00
Dates offered: September 30th, October 28th and December 2nd
10 student minimum required to conduct class

Ballet Classes (intro. through intermediate)

Adult Ballet Class

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Children’s Program

Children’s School Year 2017-18

Mini Movers
Fall Session starts week of October 2nd

Performance Classes
18 Week First Semester started Monday, September 11th
Space is available in some classes – call for details

Office hours
Monday through Thursday 2:30 to 8:30
Saturday 10:00 to 2:00

Mini Movers

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Children’s School Year 2017-18

Mini Movers
Fall Session starts week of October 2nd! 

Performance Classes
18 week First Semester started Monday, September 11th
Space is available in some classes – call for details 

Office hours
Monday through Thursday 2:30 to 8:30
Saturday 10:00 to 2:00

Welcome to The Dance Studio of Park Slope, the Community’s original center for dance, musical theatre, tumbling and performance. We offer a professional yet family environment for all. 

Located at 630 Sackett Street (between 3rd and 4th Avenues).  Spacious Studios with sprung dance floors, central A/C, and large welcoming reception area.  Stroller parking outside front door. Continue reading