Down East Dance has moved to its NEW location!:  

2201 Trent Blvd

       Check out our progress on our Facebook page!

                     Classes begin August 24!

           Our 2015/2016 Class Schedule is Ready!   

Ready to Register?  Use our convenientonline registration system at any time!

Drop in during any of our Open House/Registration dates/times so you may come and see our gorgeous new spacious studio home, visit with staff,

and get fitted for dancewear for upcoming dance season!

Open House Dates/Times:

July 21 & 23 - 6-8pm

July 27 & 29 - 6-8pm

August 10 & 12 - 6-8pm

August 17 & 19 - 6-8pm

Questions about placement?  Contact us, we're here to help!


252.633.9622   2201 Trent Blvd. New Bern, NC 28560

Whether your dancer is a recreational student that dances for fun and exercise or is aspiring for a future career in the dance world, we have a class opportunity awaiting them...

 At Down East Dance, classes are carefully designed to promote coordination, flexibility,  strength, technique, correct alignment & creativity!

We strive to promote and develop self confidence & self-esteem in a supportive & enjoyable dance environment.

Summer Dance Opportunities for ages 3 and up!  Check back for updated listings...

Use our convenient online registration system to register for classes or check your account. 

Welcome to Down East Dance!

Dance Studio 

Down East Dance

Adult Class Opportunities!

Adult Ballet  with Down East Dance Faculty Joan Taylor

Drop the kids off at school and do something for yourself for a longer, leaner, stronger body…and have fun doing it.  Come take adult ballet at Down East Dance.  It will tone your body and increase flexibility.  If you have a child that dances it will give you greater understanding of what they are learning.  Our Adult Beginner Ballet will take you through correct technique at your own pace. 

Wednesdays - 8-9am

Registration required. $40 per month

*Down East Dance family discount applies to this class as well!

*Adult Ballet will begin August 26

Adult Dance Class! with Dance Educator Deanna Sumner

Adults come get your dance on!  Adult dance class with emphasis on Jazz & Lyrical Dance styles and technique.

Wednesdays - 7:15-8:15pm

Registration required.  $40 per month

*Down East Dance family discount applies to this class as well!

*Adult Dance Class will begin August 26

Zumba!®  with licensed instructor April Daniels

Come get your fit on!

Zumba® fitness is a feel-happy approach to fitness inspired by Latin and international music and movements.  It is fun and easy to do and allows participants to achieve long-term health benefits.  This class also incorporates 10-15 minutes of floor exercises, so bring your mat and let's get on the way to a happy you!  

Two class opportunities per week: 

Tuesdays - 5-6pm, Thursdays - 4:45-5:45pm

Zumba® is a drop-in class, $6 per class.  No registration needed. 

Zumba ® classes will begin Tuesday, July 28

B-3 (Ballet, Barre, Burn) with certified instructor Roxann Wheeler

B-3 is a fitness class for everyone! No dance experience necessary! This is a Tone and Sculpt Class using Ballet-Barre-inspired cardio and strength training to help improve balance, coordination, posture and core strength while toning and sculpting the abs, back, thighs and derriere. 

Summer class dates/times: 

Tuesdays, 6:15-7:15pm:
July 7, 14, 21, 28
Aug 4, 11, 18

Thursdays (beginning August 27) - 6:30-7:30pm

B-3 is a drop-in class, $6 per class.  No need to register.