Dancescape by Joyce is a family owned and operated business that has been serving the greater Pearland/Friendswood/Clear Lake area for 23 years. Dancescape offers students of all ages??from 3 to adult??the opportunity to excel in dance and in life by providing an excellent atmosphere and professional instruction from the leading dance instructors in the Houston Area.
Keith Cross??jazz and modern dance instructor??is the Founder of Teundu Inc., Artistic director of Texas Dance Theare, and Master teacher for Cross Jazz Tours. His television credits include: Houston Grand Opera's "Temonisa" and NBC Chicago Emmies. He has worked with such talents as Debbie Allen, Maurice Hines, James Brown, and Gus Giordano.
Erica Blumenthal??ballet, jazz, and modern dance instructor??currently dances professionally with the Dominic Walsh Dance Theater and has previously danced with the Sandra Organ Dance Company and the Michele Brangwen Dance Ensemble.
Dancescape has been the home to many dancers who have chosen dance as a career. Dancers who began at Dancescape have graduated with degrees in dance from Sam Houston State University and Texas Christian University, and dancers are currently pursuing degrees at Oklahoma State University and Julliard. Several Dancescape students have gone on to dance professionally with local companies such as the Houston Ballet, the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company, and the Michele Brangwen Dance Ensemble.
For those who love to dance but are not interested in dancing professionally, Dancescape provides a creative outlet with many performance opportunities throughout the year. Many train at Dancescape in preparation to audition for high school musicals and officer positions on their drill team. Dancescape has trained over 20 drill team officers, including 5 colonels.
Younger dancers thrive at Dancescape as well. The friendly, professional, and well-trained staff gives each child the individual attention that he or she deserves. Attentive and caring instruction has even helped to improve the quality of life for many special needs children over the years.
Dancescape is your headquarters for caring professional dance instruction from the most highly regarded dance instructors in the area and a beautiful dance recital that your family and child will remember forever.