Our tribute concert will feature current company dancers and prestigious alumni including:

  • Jonathan Dole - Currently studying at the Joffrey Ballet in Chicago and a top 12 finalist this spring at the prestigious YAGP finals in New York.
  • Alex Greenlee- Actor, singer and dancer. A National Young Arts Winner in tap dance in 2016 and a current BLOCH USA and Europe Artist.
  • Elizabeth Le - Former ballet Principal and on track to becoming our very own dancing dentist.
  • Elisabeth Pierson - Studying dance on scholarship at TCU.
  • Kevin Murdock-Waters - Trained at San Francisco Ballet School and is currently on company at Ballet Austin.

Saturday, September 23
6:00 PM - Jill Solberg Performing Arts Center, Folsom High School


On Sunday, we open our doors to the entire community for our birthday party.

  • free classes
  • demonstrations
  • food trucks
  • cake and party games
  • face painting and a bounce house
  • music
  • prizes and more!

You won't want to miss the fun that will spill out into our parking lot.

Sunday September 24
12:00 - 4:00 PM
Hawkins School of Performing Arts
118 Woodmere Road

Would You Like to Help?

These events will take many hands to pull off. As part of our Hawkins Dance Family, we'd love to have you help us greet the community!

Alumni! We Need Your Videos and Photos!

While we wish we could have all of our alumni home for our celebration, we know you are now living far and wide pursuing your dreams. But we still want you to be part of the celebration!  Please email a 20 second video to It can include your name, years you danced with us, what you're doing now, where you are now, what Hawkins has meant to you or just a kick congrats! If video is not your thing, you can send a photo from days gone by and one from now, years you danced, and a one line quote. We will include it as part of our celebration!

More Master Classes Coming!

Check back for more opportunities in the coming weeks, including the chance to learn from Francisco Gella, Teddy Tedholm and Melissa Jackson.

Register for Classes!

Our online registration is open for enrollment!  To enroll, please click the button below. If you've danced with us before, just log in to the Parent Portal. Please be sure to verify your email.   Once you login, you will see all of the classes offered for your dancer. You can also go to the CLASSES tab to see all of our offerings in each style. If you need help using the online portal, there is an instructional video you can view by clicking the button below.

Looking for Show and Showcase Videos?

You can purchase downloadable videos for all of the Showcase performances, Firebird and Heartstrings directly from the videographer! If you ordered DVDs of Showcase, they are in the office. Please swing by to pick them up!

Shop for Hawkins Approved Dancewear

We've partnered with Capital Costumes to make it simple to shop for all your dance wear needs! You'll be sure that you are purchasing the right items for class, you'll know when they are in stock, and you will support local business. Click below to start shopping!

Hawkins School of Performing Arts:

Inspiring a passion for dance in a fun, family-friendly environment.

Hawkins School of Performing Arts provides outstanding training for recreational or pre-professional dancers and performers in a safe, family-oriented environment. Our experienced, creative faculty encourages and nurtures students, inspiring them to find their passion for dance and the arts. And they do it alongside friends and teammates, their “dance family”. And like every caring family, we provide structure, support, goals, discipline – and of course some fun. We have trained students who have gone on to grace stages from Broadway to Europe, and worked in movies and television to Cirque du Soleil as well as those are simply looking for an experience that creates self-confidence, discipline and creativity. Whatever performance goals you may have, you will find a home at Hawkins School of Performing Arts.