Welcome to Performance Dance Centre!

Performance Dance Centre, going into their 18th dance season, is looking forward to another successful dance year with you!  

Director/Studio Owner Carrie Paris opened Performance Dance Centre in 2004 after dancing professionally for many, many years. Carrie wanted to pursue her life long dream of opening her own dance studio. After 18 successful years in business under the direction and guidance from Carrie Paris, Performance Dance Centre remains to be the top studio in the area.

Carrie Paris and her faculty are dedicated to helping each child develop into the best dancer they can and want to be.

Performance Dance Centre offers a complete dance curriculum for 3 years through Adult levels. With the studio spanning over 5,000 sq feet, Performance Dance Centre has spacious studios equipped with  Marley flooring. 

Our studio offers the areas only full schedule Aerial Arts program offering classes in Silks, Hammocks, and Lyra for ages 6 through Adults. Beginner through Advanced levels classes. Taught by professional Aerialist Courtney McCutcheon! 

Performance Dance Centre provides you with quality dance instruction taught by professional dance instructors! Our Instructors are professional dancers who have worked with top cruise lines, music videos, touring companies, and have been featured in Disney Movies! While having fun is of upmost importance at PDC, we also strive to consistently bring you the absolute best training and curriculum in the area!

Performance is the only certified Acrobatics studio in the area and only one of three studios in the state of Georgia. Our Acrobatics tumbling program is one of the most sought after programs in Columbus. The acrobatics program has expanded and offers the area's only AcroDance PreSchool Program!  Artistic Director Carrie Paris is also certified through Progressing Ballet Technique.  

We provide top notch training in all styles of dance to all ages and levels. 

Our Preschool Dance Program offers classes for ages 2 1/2 through 5 yrs old and teaches the fundamentals of ballet and tap in a fun creative atmosphere!! 

Performance Dance Centre dancers have performed around the country winning numerous regional/national titles. They have performed their very own show in Disney World, and have toured/assisted with National Dance Conventions as assistants to some of the TOP Choreographers in the dance industry. Our Junior Company dancers will be featured on Disney Channel this year. Many graduates of PDC have gone on to continue their dance training in college attending performing arts schools in Los Angeles and NYC.

A huge CONGRATS to Performance Dance Centre's alum Dustin Payne for making the TOP 20 of Season 15 of So You Think You Can Dance!!! 

We invite you to come and experience Performance Dance Centre where dancers receive the highest quality of training while developing meaningful relationships that will last a lifetime!