Welcome To Garden City Dance Studio

Events & Specials

 ChioGC Dance Studio Presents  - CHIO- Master Class in Jazz Funk

Sunday March 8th, 2015
1.00pm-2.30pm Beginner
2.30pm-4pm - Intermediate/Advanced
$40 per class


Born in Nagoya, Japan, Chio moved to New York in 1998 to study at the world-reknowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Since then, she has assembled impressive television, video, stage and commercial dancer/choreographer/instructor credits including: "The Queen Latifah Show," "The Chris Rock Show," "1st Look NY" on NBC, Bacardi, recording artist Out Of Eden, Marina, Dee Robert, Lady O, KTU Beat Stock, the New Jersey Nets, the New Jersey Devils/Ironman and the Washington Redkins all star Junior teams.

She has been on faculty at Broadway Dance Center since 2001, where she teaches her very popular JazzFunk classes. Aside from often teaching BDC’s Absolute Beginner Workshop series, Chio has also been a part of the esteemed faculty of "The PULSE On Tour" alongside the likes of Brian Friedman and Laurieann Gibson. She has been also traveling to studios all over the country teaching master classes and choreographing.


Broadway Workshop at GCDS

Coming in fall 2015 - Broadway Workshop Acting and Musical Theater Classes.

WE ARE MOVING 5 STORES SOUTH TO A BRAND NEW 8000 SQ " FACILITY AT 269 Nassau BLVD. starting September 2015.


About Us

Garden City Dance Studio was established in 1980 by owner/director Cathy Fonte. Since then, we have grown to 3 studios, complete with an on site dance boutique to service all your dancewear needs.


The Dance Boutique is conveniently located at 289 Nassau Boulevard (inside Garden City Dance Studio). We carry a full line of leotards, tights, dance shoes, dance bags, accessories and more.


We offer classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop, and more. Find out more about our schedule and register for one of these exciting classes today! COMING IN FALL 2015 - Broadway Workshop!


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