The Can-Dance Studio

Candis J. Staib, Director   Established in 1978


At The Can-Dance Studio we specialize in small classes with individualized attention by qualified, professional instructors. Miss Candy has been teaching in Coventry since 1978 and has provided a positive, safe, and nurturing environment for children to grow and develop as dancers. The graduates have also shown success 

in a variety of pursuits both in the

performing arts and other careers.


Recital "Dance Fever" 2015

Special Needs Dance Class

Saturdays from 1:00-1:45 pm

This class will be taught  by Laura Duggan who  has extensive experience within the special needs field. The class will be taught using a PECS  visual schedule and will  be sensory friendly!   Great for special needs people of all ages! Stop   by The Can-Dance Studio call Miss Candy at  (860)742-7933 for more information!


It's not too late to register for a dance class.

Call Miss Candy at 860-742-7933


Programs and Classes

Specializing in...

Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet, Pointe, Acrobatics, Theater Dance

FKO (For Kids Only) a program designed for the pre-schooler

New This Year...

  • Contemporary/Lyrical class for the teen dancer
  • Theater Dance class for the teen dancer
  • Boy's Hip Hop classes on Thursday & Friday
  • Drama class on Saturday-- 10 weeks $150

     Read a script, movement for stage, audition techniques

Please call the studio for class schedules--Miss Candy will be happy to help you find the class day & time that can work with your schedule

NO CONTRACTS--monthly payments, discounts for multiple classes and families


NEW at the studio--YOGA WITH LAURA

(Flower of Life)

Wednesday mornings 9:30-10:45
$15 per class - 5 class card $60


FKO (For Kids Only)

A co-ed dance class for3 &4 year olds designed by Miss Candy to develop gross motor skills, coordination, right-left discrimination, and following directions.  Learn tap skills with a song and dance approach—ballet is introduced at mid-year, some tumbling too! Working independently from Mom, the children learn to work together in a group environment and to explore body movement.  A variety of games using sticks, beanbags, and circle games make the class fast-paced and fun! 

FKO Classes offered...

Thursday 10:00-10:45 am
Saturday 8:45-9:30 am
Terrific Two's
A co-ed dance class for 2 year olds that explores the motor skill activities described above in a 10 week format.
Thursday 9:15-10:00 am
$150 for 10 weeks (no registration fee)


Combo dance classes—K-2nd grade

Saturday 9:30-10:15  Tap/Ballet Combo

Monday 3:30-4:15 Tap/Jazz Combo

Monday 4:15-5:00 Tap/Jazz Combo


Begining Tap--Wednesday 4-4:45

Classes are offered for all ages and levels. Come try a class for free and see why we've been in Coventry for 35 years! Our small classes, professional teachers and staff give our students the best training and technique, body awareness, self-esteem, and maximum fun!

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