Fall Registration/Application forms are now being accepted. Classes start on August 29th!

The Spirit of Dance Studio

Dedicated to Maintaining Small Classes,

a safe environment and creative choreography.

Where your Dancer is not just a number.

Smaller, Safer, Better!

 Join an Elite Studio of Dancers where your dancer is not a number! 


Our Story:  15 Years Strong...
We are strong, unique and powerful!

Here at The Spirit of Dance Studio, we have a passion for the art of dance and for helping others discover their inner dancer. Are you ready to get up and move? Contact us today to learn more about our studio.

Experience The Spirit of Dance Studio
Something for Everyone

Musical Theatre, Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Pom  Jazz, Student Choreography

Apply to Join Our Studio!  Ages 5 & Up


Introductory Dance


Intermediate Dance


Advanced Dance


Meet the Team

You Are in Great Hands


Natalie Baker
(pictured with oldest daughter Bethany)

Over 45 years of experience in dance from studying to teaching. In college she studied jazz, contemporary and tap. Performing and taking lessons with the WVU performing arts program. Ms. Natalie has a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in English and attended Shippensburg University for her Masters in Counseling.

Artistic Director

Tap, Musical Theatre, Lyrical Instructor


Cora Shields

12 years of professional dance training

B*Dazzled Dance Studio

10 years as a dance instructor

7 1/2 years as a High School teacher 

Ballet & Pointe Instructor


Lara Hahn 

Studied at B*dazzled Studio in Dallastown PA and was the director for In Motion Dance Troupe & Bethany Baker Studied at The Spirit of Dance Studio over 12 years and dances with Kutztown University Dance Team

Special Choreography

& Competition Choreography


Ms. Ferne

Our Favorite front desk mom at the studio. We greatly miss her since her move to the sunshine state. We cherish it when she visits us at the studio. Ms. Ferne has always helped to make our productions spectacular!


Madison Troy
 Studied dance for over 16 years at Laurel Arts Dance Studio.
4 Years on Shippensburg University's In-Motion Dance Troupe & Historian. 
Mid-Level Education Major

Tap & Lyrical 



Gianna Baker
Studied dance for over 14 years at The Spirit of Dance Studio.
She has been in 28 productions and has placed 1st at many dance competitions. 
Trinity High School AP and Distinguished Honors Student

Advanced Tap 



Aliyah March
Studied dance at the Spirit of Dance Studio for over 12 years.
She has been in 24 productions and has placed 1st in many dance competitions. 
Big Spring High School
AP and Honors Student

Hip Hop & Lyrical Instructor


Hayley Taggart
Studied dance at the Denise Gucwa's School of Dance.
2 years on Shippensburg University's In-Motion Dance Troupe & Asst. Director 
Psychology Major

Contemporary & Advanced Jazz  Instructor


Register for Fall 2022!!

Ballet Dancer


2 Erin Pl, Carlisle, PA 17015, USA



(717) 386-1816

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