Mercedes McCdole

I remember being nervous and terrified to be in the front line and dance with the bright lights shining down on me. Then gradually I remember moving closer and closer to the front of the line. I ended up being fearless, conquering the routine and wanting too go back on stage again when we were finished because I then yearned … Read More

Robert & Kate Hite (Parents)

Our daughter Allie danced with CCE for a decade and the positive effects on her being part of this community are quite profound. Her sense of self and empowerment and the ability to be disciplined and self motivated are aspects that will always inform the special, clear and self assured person that she is. As parents we are so thankful … Read More

Adeline Hite

Having CCE in my life for such a long time has shown me the importance of having a creative outlet. When I started at 8 years old I didn’t exactly realize this, but creative education / thought is a discipline that is almost entirely missing from public education in the U.S. Just to name a few skills that I attribute … Read More

Tap and Jazz – Adults

Adult tap and jazz class with a strong focus on musical theater style dance. Musical theater dance is less about a particular style of dance, but a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Classes will focus on everything from Fosse to hip hop and everything in between. Ages 16 and older, please. Beginners … Read More


Drumming introduces students to traditional rhythms from around the world with a special focus on the music of Africa and the African Diaspora. Basic instruction is given in the techniques of playing with both hands and sticks and in the use of all types of percussion instruments: bells, shakers, wood blocks, djun djuns, djembes, ashikos, congas, bongos and many more. … Read More

Board Games

An area where youth can gather and play games such as Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, Uno, Spit, Monopoly, Life and more! Open to members only.

Family Groove – All Ages Welcome

Never miss a chance to DANCE! Family Groove is a fun, energetic class that includes simple moves, danced your way! Experience the joy of dance with a focus on creative movement, rhythm training, enriching the imagination, and increasing confidence & expression. An uplifting experience the whole family will enjoy.  

Soul Line Dancing

Soul Line Dances are similar to other types of line dancing, except danced to Rhythm and Blues, Soul, Motown or contemporary pop music. Fun, energetic choreographed dance moves can be done by people of all ages. No partner or prior experience needed.

DXF®Dance Xross Fitness®

DXF is fun for all ages! A multi-generational program structured to provide a fun and uplifting experience benefiting both adults and children. Extreme beginners and avid fitness enthusiasts alike will benefit from this movement program that proves all can achieve their fitness goals. DANCE XROSS FITNESS DXF incorporates four disciplines of movement – dance, kickboxing, strength training and soul line dancing … Read More

Energy Dance Company

Energy is an Award Winning Dance Company of Kingston, NY. Award Winning Energy Dance Company of Kingston, NY has swept the valley with its fresh and entertaining Hip-Hop, Reggae and Latin dance styles. They have won awards at B.E.T’s segment of “Wild Out Wednesday” and “Showtime at the Apollo” at the world famous Apollo Theater.  They have competed in The … Read More