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179 Green St. Melrose, MA (Lower Level entrance on Farwell Ave.)

781.665.5059 / info@centerstagestudio.org 

© Center Stage Dance Studio. All Rights Reserved.

Welcome to Center Stage Dance Studio!

Now in its 23rd Season, CSDS provides children with superior instruction in all its dance forms. Our age-appropriate children's program offers a variety of classes to for ages 2 to 6 that encourages a structured, creative, and inclusive environment rich with music and imagination. As students progress, we offer a leveled technique program that teaches the fundamentals in the styles of Ballet/Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Lyrical/Contemporary, Hip Hop, and many specialty classes. We truly believe that hard work pays off.  With a caring, present staff and Directors always present, Center Stage offers fundamental dance education and superior instruction in the art of dance and movement. 

We foster an appreciate for dance by incorporating the benefits of movement with the rich dance history and cultural awareness of dance as an art form.  CSDS is co-directed by a mother-daughter team; Donna Leonard and Christina Leonard-Kristan.  The CSDS faculty includes dance professionals who are invested, embedded and working in the dance community of Greater Boston.  For a full list of courses available, click here.


CSDS proudly stands up for inclusion and kindness. We celebrate the unique differences of our students and dance families. We thank you for doing the same!