Studio Elevare Dance

Recapture. Classical. Uplifting.

Clement Arts is proud to present Studio Elevare — a classical ballet studio for girls ages 3-12 and up. The mission of Studio Elevare is to instruct young girls in the art of ballet while recapturing the virtues of inner beauty and a graceful spirit. Classes are taught by experienced ballet instructors with a passion both for dance and for creating an uplifting environment for young girls.

Fall 2018 Schedule
August 20 – December 14

View class descriptions here.

Tuesdays, 4:45 – 5:30 PM
Instructor: Holly Price

Thursdays, 6:00 – 6:45 PM
Instructor: Leigh Beach

PRE-BALLET (ages 5-6)
Mondays, 5:15 – 6:15 PM
Instructor: Ava Dunlap

BALLET 1 (ages 6-8)
Wednesdays, 4:30 – 5:30 PM
Instructor: Piper Carlson

BALLET 2 (ages 8+)
*Class requires ballet experience and/or placement by an instructor.
Tuesdays, 5:45 – 6:45 PM
Instructor: Ellie Grace Hughes

BEGINNER TAP (ages 6-8)
Mondays, 4:15 – 5:15 PM
Instructor: Ava Dunlap

*Class will not be held the following dates for holidays:
Monday, September 3
Wednesday, October 31
Monday, November 12
Monday, November 19 – Friday, November 23

Westminster Campus
2303 Double Churches Rd
Columbus, GA 31909

Proceeds from classes help support local adoption and foster care.

Clement Kids classes are open to all children in the community.

Fees & Registration

Registration Fee (per student): $25IMG_7456
Registration fee must be paid for child’s name to appear on class roster. Registration fee is nonrefundable. An invoice for class will be sent via email on August 1 or once registration form is received.

Monthly* Tuition (per student): $60
*4 months in fall semester

10% discount if semester paid up front

10% discount for active duty military
10% discount for additional children involved in these or other Clement Kids classes
Only one discount available per family. Discounts are not able to be stacked.

Ask about our special offer to foster families – email


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About the Instructors

Holly Price – Creative Movement Instructor

Holly Price grew up taking ballet and has always had a love for the art of dance. She holds a Bachelor’s in early childhood education from LaGrange College, and taught first and second grades in Georgia and Virginia before deciding to stay home with her three girls. Holly currently homeschools her three children and ministers alongside her husband, Gill, a local pastor. Her heart is to pursue dance excellently and as an expression of worship to glorify and honor the Lord. She is delighted to be a part of what the Lord is doing in and through Clement Kids.

Ava Dunlap – Pre-ballet and Beginner Tap Instructor

Ava is a junior at Columbus High School. She started her dance career at age 3 and has been dancing for nine years. She has performed in Tangled, The Wizard of Oz, Annie, The Princess and the Frog, Frozen, Babes in Toyland, and Anastasia with the Academy Dance Center. Ava is the oldest of five, three sisters and an adopted brother. She hopes to continue her love for children and dancing in the future.

Piper Carlson – Ballet I Instructor

Piper Carlson started ballet at the age of 3 at the Columbus Ballet and has been dancing for 14 years. She has participated in The Nutcracker for 9 years and performed roles such as Snow Queen, Red Rose, Mouse Queen, and many others. She has also danced lead roles in Sleeping Beauty, Peter and the Wolf and the original ballet Serengeti choreographed by ballet instructor Lisa Carter. In January 2017 Piper competed in the Youth American Grand Prix in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended the Ballet Magnificat! Summer Dance Intensive during the summers of 2016 and 2017. She is a high school senior who is currently dual enrolled at Columbus State University. Piper is very excited to take her love of ballet and use it to share the gospel with the girls she will teach.

Ellie Grace Hughes – Ballet 2 Instructor

Ellie Grace Hughes first started her classical ballet instruction at age six. She has trained for twelve years, including preforming for the Columbus Ballet Company.  Over the last six years she has been teaching children ballet as an art form.  Ellie Grace is currently in school for a degree in Creative Writing.  She is also a graduate of Impact360, a biblical worldview and servant leadership gap year program.  Now, she is looking forward combining her passions for
the art of ballet, teaching, and children in an environment that promotes inspiration and dignity.


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