Ideal Dance

403 Butler Street

Pgh PA 15223

412-782-DNCE (3623)

Helping dancers grow in abilities, personal development, and well-being.

Please join us for our 8th annual show:


Friday, 6/15, 6p

Saturday, 6/16, 1p

Dorseyville Middle School 


Ballet ~ Pointe ~ Jazz ~ Tap ~ Hip Hop ~ Contemporary

From beginner to advanced levels for all ages including adults

Check out our Special Needs Curriculum


Check out our December Newsletter!


If you or someone you know would like to dance and needs financial help, please check out our Scholarship Program.

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Important Dates:

Tech week at Dorseyville Middle School (3732 Saxonsburg Blvd, Pgh PA 15238):

Thursday 6/14/18: Onyx Rehearsal 3:30-5:30p

                 Dress Rehearsal 5:00-8:00p (rehearsal starts at 6p)

Friday 6/15/18: Show 5:00-8:00p (show starts at 6p)

Saturday 6/16/18: Show 11:30a-3:00 (show starts at 1p) 

First Day of classes: Tuesday, 9/4/18

Halloween Week (dress in costumes): 10/24-10/30/18

Halloween: Wednesday, 10/31/18 (studio closed)

Thanksgiving Holiday: Tuesday 11/20- Saturday 11/24/18 (studio closed)

Winter Break: Monday 12/24/18- Tuesday 1/1/19 (studio closed)

Spring Break: Tuesday 4/16/19-Monday 4/22/19 (studio closed)

Tech Day: Saturday, 6/8/19

Dress Rehearsal: Thursday, 6/13/19

Show: Saturday, 6/15/19   


Our History:

Ideal Dance opened in August 2010 under the ownership of Gretchen Shelesky. Our traditions continue to grow and flourish as we promise to provide an open and supportive environment to help dancers grow in abilities, personal development, and well-being.