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En Face Studios is the leading dance institution in the Carbon Valley, as well as one of the leading dance institutions in Colorado. At our school, we aim to encourage a widespread love of dance, welcoming every student craving movement and joy in their lives! 

Established in 2013, we aim to create a positive, welcoming environment which is encouraging for all.

About En Face Studios

Located within the Town of Frederick, En Face Studios is one of the most comprehensive dance facilities in Northern Colorado. We offer various styles for students from ages 3 and up. 

To ensure classes are suitable for those who attend, we offer a range of options across styles, age groups and abilities. Whether you are aiming for a professional career, looking to stay fit or finally ready to give dance a try, we have a class for you. 

The teachers at En Face have a vast range of experience across disciplines. Our collective approach is to share our love of dance while being supportive and encouraging. 

Enroll for group lessons or book private lessons at a time that suits you.

Weekly Classes

Dance Is the Hidden Language of the Soul

Our Vision

Our vision is to create a world where everyone can access the magic of dance. We have witnessed first- hand how dance can build character, confidence, and friendships. This beautiful, enriching sport is an incredible tool to teach body awareness, self-discipline, and teamwork. Through our service of teaching dance, we strive to provide exceptional coaching and leadership to our students. While striving to instill the importance of etiquette and manners, we also focus on good self-esteem and positive body image. 

Our Teachers

The En Face Studios team of accredited and friendly dance instructors have a range of skills they can share with our students.

Joanne began dancing at the age of eight and has not stopped since! She is an ABT® Certified Teacher in Pre-Primary through Level 5 of the ABT® National Training Curriculum. She is also certified in Progressing Ballet Techniques.

Camille began dancing at the age of 9. She has trained extensively in ballet, pointe, contemporary, lyrical, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and jazz funk. She was a competitive dancer and trained many hours per week

Claire Kendall began her early dance training in Santa Fe, NM at the School of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet before heading out east to attend High School at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as a Ballet Concentration. 

Kathryn Wright

Kathryn grew up dancing and competing with a studio in Thornton. She continued her dance education as a Dance Management major at Oklahoma City University which included dance, business, and arts management classes.

Amy Shilakes is our preschool expert at En Face Studios. She started dancing at age 3 and her passion for dance was immediate. She has a Bachelor’s degree in dance from Wester Michigan University.  She’s so excited to be a part of the En Face faculty. 

Shaelynn is an award winning 15-year old dancer and teacher. She has worked with several talented individuals. She has been invited to participate in several dance opportunities and will forever be thankful.