Message from Ms. Jess                                                                                                                                                                             Golden Anchor Award

What's Happening At Our Studio


We're currently looking for part-time Instructors. We would love talented, educated, positive, and friendly applicants ready to inspire our students to become a part of our staff this coming dance year. If interested, please send your resume to

End of Year Timeline

Click the link above for a printable list of important events and deadlines

Golden Anchor Award Winner
Golden Anchor Award Winner

Upcoming S1D2 Events

march 2019

1mar - 29All DayOrder Showcase Tees/DVDs

april 2019

2aprAll DaySummer Enrollment Begins

2apr - 20All DayPre-Order Tights

may 2019

6aprapr 67:00 ammay 5- 10:16 pmShowcase Tickets On SaleAvailable online starting at 7am

Summer Enrollment
Summer Dance Intensives
Private Lessons
Photo Week Reminder

Our Showcase is Coming!

What We Offer

QACTV paid a visit to Step 1 Dance 2 / Shop 1 Dance 2 to meet our staff and students and learn about dance classes and boutique items we offer to the community. Check it out!

An Award-winning Dance Studio

Our studio has been awarded the Golden Anchor Award by The Update since 2013 for Favorite Teacher (2013), Favorite Business Owner (2014), Best Dance Studio & Best Instructor (2015), Best Instructor (2016), Best Dance Studio (2017), and Best Dance Studio & Favorite Local Business Owner (2018).

Professionally-trained Instructors

Our instructors are performers and teachers here in our own local dance community, aspiring to develop high-quality classes for ourselves and our students, and instilling discipline, professionalism, and positive attitudes.

On-Premise Dance Boutique Open Mon-Sat

You no longer need to cross the bridge for dance supplies! We have dance shoes, Pointe shoes, tights, leotards, apparel, dance accessories, turning and balance boards, and much more in stock!

Birthday Parties

Host your next birthday party at our dance studio! Your guests will enjoy fun dance and game activities led by our S1D2 party attendants. And afterwards, you can even leave all of the clean up to us!

Guest Instructors

We invite talented, professional dancers to come to our studio to lead master classes in order for our students to have the opportunity to broaden their experience with different dance and teacher techniques.

Classes for Adults

Why let your child have all the fun? We offer an ever-changing dance class for adults covering Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and even a separate class in Tap! Make sure you sign up today!


YEAR 8 is great..actually it's been the most favorite one much positivity, LOVE, and so much growth in dance classes! We hope you enjoy our Welcome Back video for 2018!

Meet Our Studio Staff

Jessica Gallew
Jessica Gallew
Owner, Creative Director & Instructor

Jessica instructs classes in Acro, Ballet, Boys Break, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Jazz, Partnering, and Tap

Ashley Lowman
Ashley Lowman

Ashley instructs classes in Ballet, Choreography & Improv, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Jazz, Partnering, and Tap

Savannah Spedden
Savannah Spedden

Savannah instructs classes in Acro, Jazz, and Pre-Dance.

Gabrielle Sullivan
Gabrielle Sullivan

Gabrielle instructs classes in Ballet, Jazz, and Tap



Want to show our studio some love?

Where You Can Find Us

Or you can give us a call at (443) 758-3249