Applause Arts is the Musical Theater/Arts addition to The Dance Zone. Located upstairs from The Dance Zone, we aim to make it a place where you know you belong, feel inspired, challenged and encouraged.  


APPLAUSE ARTS provides, performance-based training for kids that are excited and passionate to become a well-rounded performer.


To become the best, you'll train with the best. You'll receive world-class training from our faculty of successful directors, choreographers, actors working in the entertainment industry.


Above all, APPLAUSE ARTS wants to teach students that commitment and passion are the hallmarks of a successful and joyous career.


The Stage Is Where You Belong - you’re ready.



There is nothing quite like the thrill and excitement of being onstage and a part of a musical production. While learning all the fundamentals of dancing, singing, and acting, we will have a blast working together, making new friends, and having pride in putting on a legendary show for family and friends!

These rehearsals and shows are a low stress atmosphere aimed at gaining the experience of being in a show, improving confidence onstage, and having loads of fun.


We will be putting on two different musicals per year. Spring musicals TBA.

No experience is necessary to join. 


Elementary (2nd-4th graders)
Pre Teen/Teen (5th-12th graders)


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This year we are excited and proud to put on the production show “Singin’ in the Rain Jr”.


There will be two different casts/productions;

an Elementary cast, and a Pre-Teen/Teen cast.


We will be performing the production in a theater at the end of the year. 


Singin’ In The Rain JR. is adapted from the classic Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film. Based on the 1952 movie of the same name, Singin’ In The Rain JR. takes place in Hollywood during the last days of the silent movie era.

Auditions for specific roles will take place Sat. August 27th in the studio.

Rehearsal/Class Times

Elementary Ages (2nd-4th graders):   Tues & Thurs 5:30-7:00   


Pre Teens/Teens (5th-12th graders):   Tues & Thurs 7:00-8:30

Primary (Kindergarteners-1st graders)

Butterflies in my Belly Logo.jpg

This cute musical for Primary aged kids will have these little performers working and having a blast together in a production show that will develop their stage presence, singing, dancing, and acting abilities. They will perform in costume, with microphones, in the spotlight as they learn to shine onstage! 

“Butterflies in my Belly” is a musical journey of getting over stagefright, learning to tame those pesky little butterflies through the help of loved ones and good friends met along the way. 

There will be no auditions to join the musical productions at Applause Arts, and no experience is necessary.


Specific roles will be assigned for the Primary aged kids, there will be no auditions for specific roles. Everyone will have a speaking role.


Rehearsal/Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:15-5:30 


Youth Classes (3-5 year olds)

Triple Threat

Mon 4:00-4:45

Primary Classes (K-1st grade)

Musical Production
(Butterflies in my Belly)
Musical Theater
Triple Threat

Tues & Thurs 4:15-5:30

Fri 4:0
Wed 4:3

Elementary Classes (2nd-4th grade)

Musical Production
(Singin in the Rain Jr)
Musical Theater
Triple Threat 
Singing Class
Acting Class

Tues & Thurs 5:30-7:00

Fri 5:0
Mon 4:4
Mon 5:4
Mon 6:4

Musical Productions

Fall season from August 15th-Dec 16th. Spring season from Jan 9th-May 8th (Spring shows TBA). Auditions for specific roles will take place Sat. August 27th in the studio. No audition required for ensemble members. Production shows are open to everyone, no experience necessary

Musical Theater

Dance Zone Recital Class

A performance based class learning songs & dances from Broadway shows.  Your kids will be taught theater terms, how to be directed in a scene, how to audition for a musical, individual solos & monologues.

Triple Threat

Non Recital - In Studio Showcase

A singing, acting, & stage dance/movement training class, to create a well rounded performer. Recommended for kids who love to express themselves! During these Triple Threat classes your kids will explore & learn about the theater, improvisations, auditions, plays & television techniques.

Pre Teen/Teen Classes (5th-12th grade)

Singing Class

Musical Production
(Singin in the Rain Jr)
Musical Theater
Triple Threat
Singing Class
Acting Class

Tues & Thurs 7:00-8:30

Non Recital - In Studio Showcase

Wed 6:15-7:15
Mon 4:45-5:45
Mon 5:45-6:45
Mon 6:45-7:45

Vocal training for ensemble & solos, diction, breath technique, scales, basic sheet music reading, & much more.

Acting Class

Non Recital - In Studio Showcase

Dress Code

Black leotard, black leggings, or black team shorts. Tan jazz shoes.

In this Acting training class your kids will be learning the foundations to become a better actor for stage & screen. We will be working on acting exercises such as character development, improvisation techniques, script reading, and touch on some of the history of theater. 


Youth Classes (3-5 year olds)

45 minute classes

# of Classes

1st Class $59.00/mo
2nd Class $49.00/mo
3rd Class $44.00/mo

Total Monthly Tuition


Hour Classes

# of Classes

1st Class $74.00/mo
2nd Class $64.00/mo
3rd Class $54.00/mo
4th Class $46.00/mo

Total Monthly Tuition


Musical Production Shows

Pre Teen/Teens


  • Tuition is calculated for each student by the number of classes taken, and divided into monthly installments

  • Tuition discounts are calculated by the number of classes each student is enrolled in.

  • Tuition is due on the first of each month.

  • $35 single registration fee;
    $50 family registration fee;
    charged annually.


  • A one-time Costume and Production fee of $125 will be due upon enrollment in a Musical Production.

  • Registration fee, plus first month's tuition due upon registration

  • All accounts must be secured by a credit card. Auto Pay is processed with the payment method on file on the first day of the month (Saturdays & Sundays excluded).