Christine Shipley owned and operated a dance school for children ages 2.5 – adult , beginner – professional. She was the owner and director of Christine’s School of Dance and West Cobb dance Explosion from September 1984 – May 2016. She is very proficient at teaching jazz, tap, and lyrical or contemporary to beginners thru very advanced students. She has also produced various outstanding dancers and title winners within her years as a studio owner.
Christine has had several dancers go on to dance professionally such as dancing on Glee, touring with Pharell ,Katy Perry, currently touring with Iggy, dancing on broadway, back up for Beyonce and America’s Best Dance Crew. She has also had students that attended the summer Joffery camp and SAB in NYC and were recently accepted into the Asprire program at Atlanta ballet. Christine studied with Rolann Crowe Owens, Beverly Fletcher, and David DeMarie as a kid but always stays up with the latest trend of dance and continues to educate herself.
Ms. Christine now teaches classes at SOF and another dance studio. We are proud to have an experineced educator join the staff at SOF!