Announcing the Spring Sampler 2015!

Dancers enrolled in our year-round program are welcome to try different dance styles this May. FREE unlimited classes.

CKDS students may take classes (for their age) listed below along with, or instead of, their regular dance classes.

Entrance is first-come, first-served.
Advanced registration required for classes in bold.


5pm – Ballet (ages 7-9)

5pm – Hip Hop/Breaking (ages 8+)

4pm – Hip Hop/Breaking (ages 6-9)
5pm – Hip Hop/ Breaking (ages 10+)
6pm – Ballet (ages 10+)

4:45pm – Modern (ages 7-8)

9am – Pre-K Dance (ages 4+)
10am – Ballet (ages 5-6)
11am – Ballet (ages 7-8)
11am – Tap (ages 6-8)*
11:30am – Hip Hop (ages 6-8)
12pm – Ballet (ages 9+)
12pm – African Dance (ages 6-9)
1pm – African Dance (ages 10+)
2pm – Hip Hop (ages 9+)

3pm – Tap (9+)*


4pm – Pre-K Dance (ages 4+)
4pm – Hip Hop (ages 5-7)
5pm – Ballet (ages 7+)

4pm – Ballet (ages 5+)
4pm – Modern (ages 6-8)
5pm – Ballet (ages 7-9)
5pm – Ballet (ages 10+)
6pm – Modern (ages 9+)

10am – Pre-K Dance (ages 4+)
10am – Tap (ages 4-6)*
11am – Ballet (ages 6-8)
12pm – Hip Hop (ages 6-8)

Entrance into other classes considered upon request.
* Tap shoes needed. Available at Payless.

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    Cynthia King Dance Studio presents “ROUND TRIP” at Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts:

    Friday, April 24 at 7pm
    Saturday, April 25 at 3pm & 6pm
    Sunday, April 26 at 3pm & 6pm

    Purchase tickets to “ROUND TRIP” through Kumble Theater online, by phone, or in person.
    One University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201 (Long Island University Brooklyn Campus)
    Click to purchase tickets

    “ROUND TRIP” is a refreshing compilation of original choreography performed by dancers of all ages. Set to a global soundtrack that includes classical, jazz, and contemporary music, as well as live African drumming, “ROUND TRIP” unites ballerinas, b-boys, modern dancers, hoofers, and more. Audiences will experience a unique tour around the globe—and through time—as dancers promenade in the plains, jeté through the jungle, and boogie down in Brooklyn.

    You might just need your GPS to get back to your seat!

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      Immerse Yourself in Dance this Summer!

      CKDS is now accepting students for the 2015 Summer Dance Intensive.

      Join us for ballet, modern, pre-pointe/pointe, and hip hop, among other styles!

      Explore choreography, audition prep., costuming, dance fashion, and photo/video shoots!

      Who: Dancers ages 7+ (class placement is determined by age and ability)

      Where: 21 Snyder Avenue
      Brooklyn, NY 11226

      When: Monday – Friday from 9am – 3pm (early pick-up & late drop-off options available – contact us if interested)

      Week I: July 20-July 24
      Week II: July 27-July 31
      Week III: August 3-August 7

      Why: Because dancers know that summer “break” just
      means there’s more time to dance!

      Dancers may participate in one, two, or all three sessions.


      Any one week: $365
      Any two weeks: $705 (that’s a $25 discount)
      All three weeks: $1,045 (that’s a $50 discount)

      Early Birds
      Save an additional $25 when you register by March 31!

      Any one week: $340
      Any two weeks: $680
      All three weeks: $1,020

      To begin enrollment right away, please contact us at or 718.521.4043.

      We look forward to a wonderful summer, full of dancing!

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        Open Studio Events a Terrific Success!

        Thank you to all who joined us for our January Open Studio Events at our new location at 21 Snyder Avenue.


        We enjoyed welcoming new dancers and their families to our studio and look forward to the next Open Studio Event. In the meantime, you can read about our Snyder Ave. and Prospect Ave. programs, including both seasonal and year-round options. And, if you’re in the neighborhood, we’d love to see you. Please email to schedule an appointment or just stop by to visit us!

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          Open Studio Events in January 2015!

          Join us for a series of Open Studio Events on Saturday, January 10, 17, and 24 from 1-2pm at 21 Snyder Avenue.


          Tour our new space & learn about our Snyder Ave. and Prospect Ave. programs, including both seasonal and year-round options.

          RSVP to

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            Open Class Week is here!

            We’re excited to invite you to Open Class Week, during which family members can observe class and see first-hand the results of CKDS dancers’ dedication and hard work. Please join us December 1-6 for Prospect Avenue students and December 8-13 for Snyder Avenue students.

            We look forward to seeing everyone there!


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              Expressing Gratitude through Poetry and Dance

              Join us for this annual Thanksgiving-time event featuring poetry readings from the picture book Our Farm: By the Animals of Farm Sanctuary by author Maya Gottfried, with a dance-along led by studio director Cynthia King and music from singer/songwriter Michael Harren. All proceeds from book sales are donated to Farm Sanctuary.

              Families are invited to sponsor a rescued turkey through Farm Sanctuary’s “Adopt-A-Turkey” project and see their donation matched by CKDS. Each sponsor will receive a beautiful certificate with a color photo and details about their new turkey friend.

              our farm cover

              Sunday, November 16 from 2-4pm
              At NEW location at 21 Snyder Avenue
              Free – Open to the public – All ages
              Subway: B/Q, 2/5 – Church Avenue
              Bus: 35, 41 – Flatbush Avenue

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                Adult/Teen Dance Series Begins Oct 6

                Get moving with our new adult/teen dance series Oct 6 – Nov 22.
                Click here to register.

                5 class card: $85 • 10 class card + FREE t-shirt: $150 • Single class: $18
                Class cards can be used for both Prospect Ave & Snyder Ave studios.
                24 hour advanced online registration required, last-minute space may be available.

                1256 Prospect Avenue
                Mon 6:30pm – Ballet
                Wed 7pm – Modern

                21 Snyder Avenue
                Tues 6:30pm – Power Workout
                Wed 7pm – Jazz Funk
                Sat 9am – Caribbean Dance Workout
                Sat 10am – African Dance

                Let us know if you have questions or want to register in person.

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                  Try New CKDS Dance Card

                  Not sure which style of dance your child wants?
                  With the CKDS Dance Card dancers ages 5-16 can explore different styles, including Hip Hop/Breaking, Ballet, African Dance, Modern, and Tap.

                  Dancers may take any five classes in their age-range
                  between September 8 and October 15 for just $85!

                  For more information, contact us at
                  718.521.4043 or

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                    Attend an Open House

                    Meet our teachers, tour our spacious new studios, dance with us, and learn about our renowned program.

                    NEW Studio at 21 Snyder Ave

                    Saturday, August 30, 2-4pm
                    Demos on the hour

                    Saturday, September 6, 2-5pm
                    Demos on the hour

                    ORIGINAL Studio at 1256 Prospect Ave

                    Wednesday, August 27, 4-6pm
                    Demo (for ages 3-4) at 4pm

                    Wednesday, September 3, 4-7pm
                    Demos on the hour

                    Saturday, September 6, 10am-1pm
                    Demos one the hour

                    RSVP with dancers’ names and ages to or 718.521.4043.

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