We have so many opportunities to dance the summer away! Be sure to check out our summer pages. Classes, intensives and camps galore, including just added workshops with Tyler Warren and Jacob Larsen. Check back soon for more details!.

FREE Improv Jam

Come join the fun - and check out our new Graham studio!  This event improv jam is based in jazz and contemporary styles and is open to all.  Live musicians will complete this unique experience! No registration required but non-Hawkins students will need to sign a release.

Just added: Tyler Warren Tap Workshops

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$25 per class

Friday July 20
Adv. 13yrs+ 5:30 PM-6:45 PM

Friday August 10
Int/Adv. 8+yrs 4:15 PM-5:30 PM
Adv. 13+yrs 5:45 PM-7:00 PM

Friday August 17
Int/Adv. 8+yrs 4:15 PM-5:30 PM
Adv. 13+yrs 5:45 PM-7:00 PM

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Tyler is a Dancer, Choreographer, Performer, and California Native. Tyler holds a degree in Dramatic Arts, Theatre emphasis, and is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association with National Tour and Regional credits including "Peter Pan", "Guys & Dolls", "Seven Brides...", "High School Musical", "Kiss Me, Kate", "Evita",  "The Sound of Music", and "Anything Goes" to name a few. Tyler continues performing and choreographing for many professional Musical Theatre venues throughout the country. His keen eye for detail and unique stylization has gained him much recognition in recent years. Professional credits have included residencies with CMT's Sacramento Music Circus of Northern California, the Sacramento Theatre Company, as well as Radio Disney, hosting Arena events at Disney On Ice and Disney Channel concerts, Tyler has shared the stage dancing with artists including the Jonas Brothers and Vanessa Hudgens. 

  • Camp Encore
  • Flexibility Workshop with Leah Bueno
  • Star Bright Jazz and Ballet Camp
  • Tap Workshops with Tyler Warren
  • Contemporary Workshops with Jacob Larsen

And you can still drop in for classes during our summer session, July 9-27!

Order Showcase Videos Here

It was so wonderful to see the hard work of all our dancers displayed on stage at Showcase. Want to relive it all? You can purchase a digital download of any of our performances on demand. Just click the button to select your favorite show - or shows!


Congratulations to the Choreographer's Initiative Winners!

The audience and judges alike were awed by the talent displayed by our youth choreographers - and their dancers.  It was tight competition, but the winners were chosen (including a tie!). Congratulations to you all!

1st Place - Ashton Titus, The Out-Crowd

2nd Place - Faith Moreno, When Hearts Are Large

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3rd Place (Tie) - Shelby Baird, and Mira Begg, Lay Me Down

Thank you to Dian Bielcik for the performance photos!


Dance Team Training

Looking to take your dance team to the next level? Let us design a custom experience for you!  Tapping into our highly-trained staff in styles ranging from ballet to hip hop, we can provide the professional training you're looking for.  With instructors and alumni who have graced the sidelines of college and professional teams around the country, we can help you polish your team.  Contact us for more information today!


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 and Christmas Carol Taps 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.