About Us

Dual Star is centrally located in Fairways Plaza on Colorado Blvd and County Line Rd., in Centennial just outside of Highlands Ranch. We are proud to offer the finest dance instruction in everything from ballet and jazz to poms and hip hop.

Under the direction of award-winning choreographers, teachers, and coaches, Natalie and Lauren Hellerstein, the teachers at Dual Star are committed to providing the highest quality dance instruction and development of dancers

Our Mission

At Dual Star Academy of Dance, we have dual missions: Our first mission is to provide the highest quality dance instruction to allow students the opportunity to grow and develop into well rounded, technically strong, and appreciative dancers.

Our second mission is to build confidence and self-esteem, enforce a strong value system, and provide an environment that will nurture growth and development for every dancer.

Award Winning Highlights

Best Dance Teachers in Denver    2014-Best-of-Award-HR   13-CoParents-Award  12-CoParents-Award 11-CoParents-Award 12-Best-of-Highlands-Ranch 07alist  08alist  09alist

  • Best Dance Studio Nominee 2016
    Denver A-List
  • Best Dance School 2014
    Best Businesses – Highlands Ranch
  • Best Dance Studio, Top 5 2013
    Colorado Parent Magazine Family Favorites
  • Best Dance Studio/Company 2012
    BOB, Best of the Best reader’s choice award by Colorado Community Media
  • Best Dance Studio Runner Up 2012
    Colorado Parent Magazine Family Favorites
  • Best Dance Company 2011
    Reader’s Choice, Highlands Ranch Herald
  • Best Dance Studio Runner Up 2011
    Colorado Parent Magazine Family Favorites
  • Best Dance Studio Runner Up 2009
    Denver A-List
  • Best Dance Studio Top 5 2008
    Denver A-List
  • Best Dance Studio Runner Up 2007
    Denver A-List
  • Jazz Jazz The jazz program focuses on building strong technique, strength, and flexibility.
  • Ballet Ballet The ballet program teaches proper placement, turnout, technique and vocabulary in a disciplined environment and positive atmosphere.
  • Poms Poms The poms program focuses on preparing dancers for high school, college, or professional dance teams.
  • Hip-Hop Hip-Hop This is a fun and up-beat class that integrates many different styles of hip-hop including pop and lock, street style, and break dancing.
  • Tap Tap The tap program concentrates on both rhythmic and classical tap methods.

Important Dates

Classes Start
Monday – August 5, 2019

Bring a Friend Week
Monday, Sept. 16th – Saturday, Sept. 21st, 2019

Recital Registration Opens
Friday – November 1, 2019


Studio Closures

Labor Day 
Sat. 8/31/19  – Mon. 9/2/19

Halloween Eve
Thurs. 10/31/19

Thanksgiving Break
Mon. 11/25/19 – Sun. 12/01/19

Winter Break
Mon. 12/23/19 – Sun. 01/05/20

Birthday Parties

Dual Star offers birthday parties! We can customize a birthday to fit your theme! Dual Star offers party packages for dance birthdays as well as puppet birthdays. For more information or to book your party, call 303-770-6498.


4181 E. County Line Rd. Unit B
Centennial, CO 80122