Dance Department

The North Shore Academy of the Arts  offers dance education through affiliate programs for all ages. Please contact affiliates below to learn more about their dance programs and philosophies.

Balancing Arts Yoga Studio

housed at the Arts Mill works closely with NSAA which offers holistic movement classes that compliment the creative process of performing, visual and literary artists.


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Target Age: Teen/Adult
Come join the fitness party! Everybody can join in, you do not have to have dance experience,  and every class feels like a celebration!!!
Zumba is the latin inspired fitness phenomenon.
Zumba fuses Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves into a dynamic workout.
Zumba is a total body workout with toning exercises and fat-burning  moves for a workout that’s more fun than it is work.
Instructors:  Kim O’Reilly and Merlynn Kimmel
Contact instructors  for further details.  NSAA

Dance Classes

Who would like to learn how to dance? Or have you always wanted to? Come join us Monday nights staring for Ballet and Jazz classes! Schedule is as follows.
Ballet 1 (ages 3-4) 3:30-4:00
Ballet 2 (ages 6-7) 4:45-5:15
Ballet 4 (ages 12 and up) 6:15- 7:15
Adult Ballet Class (No previous experience required.) Time: TBD Beginning Jazz (ages 7+) 4:00-4:45 Ballet 3 (ages 9-10) 5:15-6:15
Pre Pointe (For ballet 4 students only) 7:15-7:45

If you would like to sign up for classes or have any questions please feel free to contact Frances at or 262-873-0478.

Trinity Academy of Irish Dance

Intro to Irish Dance

Trinity’s four-day introductory courses will focus on Irish dance basics such as foot placement, balance, and posture while learning a traditional Irish dance. Join us at North Shore Academy of the Arts for our spring and summer four-day intro courses. To register, go to

Class Option 1

Dates: 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24 Learn to dance the jig!

Ages 3.5 – 5: 5:00 – 5:45 pm
Ages 5 – 10: 5:45 – 6:45 pm

Class Option 2

Dates: 6/18, 6/19, 6/20, 6/21 Learn to dance the reel!

Ages 3.5 – 5: 9:30 – 10:15 am
Ages 5 – 10: 10:15 – 11:15 am