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10/24/2016 Ribbon Cutting
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | DanceWorks Opens in New Albany


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Ann Colin

DanceWorks Opens in New Albany

NEW ALBANY, IN (October 18, 2016) DanceWorks celebrated the grand opening of its new location at 610 Mount Tabor Road, New Albany, IN on Tuesday, October 18th, with a ribbon cutting hosted by One Southern Indiana (1si). The event was attended by representatives from the City of New Albany and 1si Membership Relations Manager, Danny James, 1si Ambassadors, staff and the public.

Owned and directed by Ann Colin, DanceWorks officially opened its new location on August 15, 2016 and offers dance, drama and tumbling to children and adults ages 2 and up. Colin stated they chose to move into the 10,000 sq. ft. facility to accommodate their growth and expansion of their programs. Colin also states the company “is more than just great dancing, we help build a better community for tomorrow with the youth of today through dance steps and life lessons”.

DanceWorks is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Colin chose New Albany as a location due to her hometown roots. DanceWorks currently has 7 employees. They also participate in local charities including Crusade for Children and In Heaven’s Eyes, a Holy Family Catholic Church charity in New Albany, IN.

DanceWorks, an elite Southern Indiana dance studio with over 20 years of experience, offers tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop, pointe, contemporary dance and drama to children and adults. The company strives to create phenomenal dancers, but the ultimate goal is to create phenomenal members of the community. DanceWorks exemplifies the owner’s values of family, exceptional service, top-notch training and being a change maker in our community with a variety of programs in a positive and fun environment. For more information, please stop by our new location, 610 Mount Tabor Road, New Albany, IN or call at 812-981-8115 or visit our website at

One Southern Indiana (1si) was formed in July of 2006 as the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development organization serving Clark and Floyd Counties. 1si’s mission is to provide the connections, resources and services that help businesses innovate and thrive in the Southern Indiana/Louisville metro area.

Since its inception, the organization has evolved to include a three-prong approach to serve its members and investors. Business Resources, as the chamber side of the organization, encompasses membership, signature events and programs which support and encourage business growth; Economic Development works to grow the regional economy through the attraction of new commerce and assists with retention and expansion of existing businesses; Advocacy supports businesses at the government level by engaging in initiatives to preserve, protect and promote a business friendly environment free of obstacles to growth and development of commerce. For more information, visit