Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical and First Steps Dance Lessons

 Dance for All Ages and All Levels 

We start at 2 years old and up!

This is our 40th year in business! 


Whether you seek a professional career in dance or just want to make friends and have fun, we are here to help you accomplish your dreams. At Shannon Rush Dance, our goal is to nurture and motivate children in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We have instructed many of the area's finest dancers for over 39 years. Our instructors are professional choreographers holding many degrees, certifications, and awards.



DanzaTone Fitness Classes at Olney Studio of Dance
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Mondays -- 7:30 pm
Wednesdays -- 8:00 pm
$15 / packages are available.

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Please make all checks payable to:

Damascus Studio of Dance,

Mt. Airy Studio of Dance, or

Olney Studio of Dance

On-line registration can be done through the Customer Portal. If you wish to register on-line, please do so by creating a new account. Please click here for our registration site link and create an account. 

If you have previously created an account through the Customer Portal, please click here to log in.

To read or print a copy of our latest Newsletter, click on this link.

Registration for our Summer Overnight Camp (ages 8-17) at Mount St.Mary's University, and for our Day Camps at Damascus and Olney Studio of Dance is now open. For detailed information, click on this link, or on the 'Dance Camp' tab.

Help support your Studio's

"Reach for the Stars"

2018 Recital with one of our authentic t-shirts!   T-shirts come in youth & Adult sizes and are only $20.00 each.

Youth sizes XS(2-4), S(6-8), M(10-12), L(14-16), XL(18-20)

Adult sizes S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL.

All orders need to  be placed by May 19, 2018.

Contact Ms.Amanda via email for all orders:

The Summer Schedules for Damascus and Olney Studio of Dance have been released, and classes are open for registration. Registration can be done through the Customer Portal.

Click here for Damascus schedule. 

Click here for Olney schedule.

We will hold auditions that are open to all students interested in joining our competitive Company dance team! Those of you that are currently on the team must re-audition as well.
Auditions will be held at the Olney location on Sunday June 10.
Listed are the times for each age group:
Ages 6-8: 1 pm - 2 pm (must have turned 6 by January 1, 2018)
Ages 9-11: 2 pm - 3 pm
Ages 12 and above: 3 pm - 4 pm
For more information, click on the 'Dance Company' tab at the top of this page.