Department of Theatre & Dance Community Dance Program

Georgia College Theatre & Dance production of The Nutcracker
Male and female dancers move gracefully in a pas de deux.
Three tap dancers dance against a blue backdrop.

Dance Program for Children and Adults

The Department of Theatre and Dance offers a complete program of  dance instruction for children and adults throughout the year. This is an ongoing dance program that meets on a monthly basis, culminating with performances of the program’s award winning show, "The Nutcracker," in December. The program is directed by Amelia Pelton and assisted by Natalie King, who both hold M.F.A. degrees in dance. Instructing along with them are accomplished Georgia College dance minor students.

There are 3 easy ways to register:

1. Register online with a credit/debit card* by clicking here.
2. Call the Office of Continuing and Professional Education at 478-445-5277 to pay with a credit/debit card.*
3. Register in person with cash, check, or credit/debit card* at the Office of Continuing and Professional Education located in Chappell Hall 100 (211 N. Clarke St.) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

*All major credit cards accepted.

FEES

Payments are due by the first business day of each month and is required prior to being allowed to attend classes.

  • Annual Registration Fee - $20 per family
    The annual registration fee is due with the first registration each school year (August-July).

  • Tuition
    45-minute class - $38
    60-75-minute class - $43
    60-75-minute class/2 days per week - $81

  • Discounts

    Students who register for two or more dance classes per month pay full price for the first class and receive a $5 discount for each subsequent course. Siblings also receive a $5 discount.

Important documents

Waiver of Liability - This required form is completed at the beginning of each calendar year and submitted electronically.
Fall Dance Letter (June 2022) - Includes Summer and Fall class schedules, class placements, and tuition waiver application.
Size Chart (pdf)

Please make sure your monthly registration fee is paid and a current waiver of liability is on file. Without these requirements fulfilled, admittance to classes is not allowed.

For more information, contact Amelia Pelton at amelia.pelton@gcsu.edu.