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DanceMHT Classes Offered

Pre-K Classes

Ballet & Tap (3 & 4 year olds): Tuesdays 4:00 - 4:45 PM
Ballet & Tap (4 & 5 year olds): Tuesdays 5:00 - 5:45 PM

1st & 2nd Grade Classes

Tap/Jazz: Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Classes

Story Ballet: Wednesdays 4:15 - 5:00 PM

3rd - 6th Grade Classes 

Ballet: Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Tap/Jazz: Thursdays 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Hip Hop: Thursdays 6:00 - 6:45 PM

7th - 12th Grade Classes

Beginner Tap/Jazz: Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Ballet: Mondays 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Advanced Tap: Mondays 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Advanced Jazz: Mondays 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Contemporary/Modern: Fridays 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Hip Hop: Tuesdays 6:00 - 7:00 PM

NEW Pointe Class: Fridays at 6 PM - Admission granted per evaluation from instructor.



$35/month for 60 minute classes
$30/month for 45 minute classes
**Discount offer: If the student takes three different classes, the third class is just $20 per month!**

What to wear:

Shoes: Black Tap, black jazz, pink ballet shoes (depending on the class). These may be ordered from
Clothing: Please wear comfortable clothing for tap/jazz classes with hair pulled away from the face (t-shirt and leggings or shorts).
Ballet students should wear a leotard and leggings or tights with hair in a bun.

Where to go:

Classes are held in MHT’s dance studio located in our Multi-Use Building (formerly the Finkel Building) at 200 Kentucky Avenue

Why DanceMHT?

  • Cost effective.   
  • No recital fees or excessive costume fees. 
  • Builds proper technique from the ground up.    
  • Modest costumes and choreography.  
  • Class size minimum is 5 and maximum is 15.

Meet the Instructor:

Emi Chapman Hensel is instructor/choreographer for DanceMHT and is principal choreographer for Market House Theatre, including the recent musicals Mamma Mia, The Addams Family, Hairspray, Mary Poppins and All Shook Up.  She has studied Ballet, Modern and Dance Improvisation at Belhaven University.

To register for any of DanceMHT'S classes - Call MHT AT 270.444.6828.