Hot Shots Dance Company

382 North Forrest Avenue, Hartwell, GA

 School of Dance, Hartwell, GA


Hot Shots Dance Company Registration for our 2021-2022 Season is open.

Please click this link for our Online Registration form.

Please note - some of our classes are already full.

After you submit the registration for your child, you will be notified via email of the dates and times of the class/classes that are still available.


National Title Winners 6 years running

We offer classes in ballet, ballroom, baton, pointe, jazz, lyrical,

contemporary, cheer, tumble & flag.

Our talented and qualified staff adore working with our students.

Now is your chance to join the HSDC family!

Hot Shots Dance Company will adhere to increased safety and sanitation guidelines to ensure the health of our dancers, instructors, and dance families. We have been and will continue to follow the guidance provided by the CDC and follow State requirements. 

HSDC Facebook & Google Reviews

HSDC is excited to be featured in Hart County Chamber of Commerce's 4th Quarter Newsletter as a Featured Member

Click on the image above to see our YouTube Channel. 

Ballroom Lessons with Theo Derleth &

Ganine Giorgione Derleth


To schedule a private lesson or to get more information

Please call 706-436-7698

Lessons will be given at the Hot Shots Dance Company located at 382 N. Forest Ave, Hartwell, GA

First private lesson is free!

Price Structure

Pay as you go is $100 per session

Prepay for 5 sessions -  $95 per session

Prepay for 10 sessions - $90 per session
Prepay for 25 sessions - $80 per session

Lessons are 50 minutes. Groups may be arranged and they may split the hourly rate.

Theo is a five-time U.S. Top Teacher in all four styles; Smooth, Rhythm, Standard, Latin; and three-times honored as Top Teacher at World Championships. Theo J. Derleth has produced and choreographed shows for stage, television and film. Theo and his student Bobbie Fitzpatrick are WDC World Pro/Am Ballroom Champions.


Ganine Giorgione Derleth is an artist, singer and dancer; her credits include original Broadway companies of The Will Rogers Follies, The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public, Two For The Show, national Actor's Equity companies of 42nd Street and A Chorus Line, The Cotton Club, The Grammy Awards, The Tony Awards, The Kennedy Center Honors.  She performed as a Rockette in the Radio City Music Hall's Christmas Spectacular, was dance coach for Tony Bennett's music video "Steppin' Out", opening act for Sammy Davis Jr. & Jerry Lewis, Cleopatra for Caesar's Palace Las Vegas, and a member of the first United States Olympic Dance Corps.  Ganine taught dance at Columbia University, Fordham University, Wagner College, College of Staten Island, and SUNY Brockport for Dance Rochester.


Call (706) 376-2549
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