Why sonshine?

Any age. Any skill level. Anybody can dance.
Go to every dancing discipline

every dancing discipline

Offering ballet, tap, jaz, modern, hip hop, musical theater, zumba, ballroom, even tumbling. Sonshine has the dance instruction you are looking for.

Go to awesome performances

awesome performances

Two huge dance recitals per year help our students understand the hard work and team effort that goes in to putting on a major theatrical production.

Go to family environment

family environment

Every dance discipline taught with excellence in and uplifting family atmosphere without the stress of competition. Family friendly costume and music selections.

Go to serious fun

serious fun

Decades of dance and instruction experience combine to provide students with the training they desire. Whether you want to progress to professional dancing, or keep it as a fun weekly activity, we have classes that will suit you.

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the sonshine TEAM

Ownership/ Management:

Kathie Breek

Owner/Ballet Mistress
Kathy is a Master Teacher in Ballet, Tap, Modern and Jazz. She has choreographed countless shows including eight International shows and one Around the World Tour.

Norvin Breek

Owner/Dance Instructor
Norvin has been teaching and performing for many years. He still performs for Shoji Tabuchi and teaches at the studio.

Dixie Ahe

General Manager
Miss Dixie worked with Miss Kathie and Norvin for several years before the opening of Sonshine Dance & Fitness, and has been the Front Desk/Studio Manager since the doors opened in September 2010.

Classical Dance Instruction

melinda prince

Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Mommy and Me
Melinda danced as a child and was lured in to starting again after putting her children in classes at Sonshine. Now she lives her dream teaching ballet, tap, and ballroom.

Paul Anspaugh

Ballroom and Musical


Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern
Tracy O’Donnell began dancing at the age of 3. She’s performed with the Indianapolis Ballet, Chicago City Ballet, Radio City Rockettes, Shoji Tabuchi Show and many more.

Contemporary Dance and Fitness

Melinda Anderson

Ballet and Zumba
Melinda and her daughter Valora were some of Sonshine’s first students. Melinda was certified as a Zumba Instructor in 2012 and has been both student and teacher since.

Jessica N

Hip Hop
Jessica is our outgoing 2018 Senior. She has been assisting in classes and teaching at the Studio for the past two years.


Fitness and Aerobics
Patty is a certified teacher in floor aerobics, step aerobics, group exercises, weight training and ab workouts. For over 11 years Patty has taught all types of aerobics and weight training.

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Send us a message and let us know what classes you are interested in. Or you can call us from 9am to 9pm Monday through Friday at 417-239-0222.