Hamel Dance Academy founder and instructor Christine Hamel is passionate about educating young people about dance. She is an ardent believer in the “journey” and takes the progress and achievement of each of her students to heart. She says, “just knowing that a young dancer is absorbing, embracing, and sharing the same joy and passion towards movement that I have cherished all my life shapes my teaching style.”

Through comprehensive instruction, reinforcement of technical skills, usage of proper terminology, and small class sizes, Christine ensures dancers become well-rounded and proficient at their dancing skills. It is this rare combination of art and technique that make Christine invaluable as an instructor and role model. So, whether your child chooses a professional dance career or simply seeks good, solid instruction while dancing for sheer joy, she or he will receive excellent training through Hamel Dance Academy.