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Learn to Dance
Classes for All Ages


We offer classical ballet, tap, modern jazz and hip hop and is recognized as a leader in classical dance education for all ages and levels in southeast Georgia.

About Our Studio
Who We Are


Statesboro School of Dance is led by Artistic Director (and Statesboro native) Shay Thompson Morgan and assisted by a wonderful staff of talented dancers teaching your child(ren).

Our Performances
3 Beautiful Opportunities

SSOD presents three performances each season – Nutcracker every December, Faith in Motion (our praise & worship performance) in late Winter, and our Spring recital the first Saturday in June.

Our Classes

Ages 2 1/2 – Pre-K

Kindergarten & 1st Grade

2nd & 3rd Grades

4th & 5th Grades

6th & 7th Grades

8th-12th Grades

Latest News

SSOD Director Shay Morgan Featured on Boro’s Best Podcast

Earlier this month, SSOD Director Shay Thompson Morgan was featured on Tina Banks’ Boro’s Best Podcast. This local podcast features local business owners doing what they love. In Shay’s episode, she talked about instilling the love of dance in her students. In June 2022, Statesboro School of Dance will celebrate their 20th Spring Recital. This…

Calling all SSOD Alumni!

Calling all SSOD Alumni! This season marks our 20th Spring Recital and want to include YOU! If you are a graduate of Statesboro School of Dance, we invite you to participate in our SSOD Reunion dance at the Spring Recital on June 4, 2022. Yes, you’ll need to be at dress rehearsal on Thursday, June…

SSOD Wins 2021 Fabulist and Mom’s Fabulous Awards

Statesboro School of Dance is excited to announce they were voted “Most Fabulous Dance Studio” in Statesboro Magazine’s 2021 Fabulist Awards! They were also voted “Favorite Dance Studio” in the MOMents Mom’s Favorite Awards! Thank you to everyone who voted in both contests – we are proud to be your favorite dance studio!

SSOD Alum Mallory Lanier Rosche Named Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner

Mallory Lanier Rosche was recently awarded “Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner” for 2020 by the Georgia Occupational Therapy Association. She was nominated for this award for her work with Steps of Grace:Ballet for Special Needs, an adaptive dance program she founded and continues to direct. This year marks 10 years of this program providing dance education to…