Hot Shots Dance & Cheer
Hot Shots Dance Company, LLC

382 North Forrest Avenue, Hartwell, GA

 School of Dance, Hartwell, GA


New Classes in the Newly Opened HSDC Gym at
382 N. Forest Avenue
(the gym is located directly behind the Dance Studio).

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Hot Shots Dance  & Cheer Registration

for 2022-2023 Season is now open. 

Season will begin on Monday, August 1st. 

Click Here for Registration Form

Just Posted - Our 2022 - 2023 Gym Schedule with Tumble, Cheer, Parkour and MORE! Check our Class Schedule page as well as our Class Description Page for More Information.

National Winners

7 years running

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

contemporary, cheer & tumble.

Our talented and qualified staff adore working with our students.

Now is your chance to join the HSDC family!

Hot Shots Dance & Cheer is a competitive and recreational cheerleading gym and dance studio committed to providing quality experiences to students of all ages and skill levels.
Our programs are designed to encourage and enhance the potential of each student, in a positive, fun and safe environment. Our recreational Dance & Cheer programs offer a great way to stay active in a fun and social atmosphere, while our competitive programs offer rewarding experiences that challenge and empower students to work hard to achieve success.
Our qualified and experienced coaches and instructors will support each student as they strive to achieve success in many areas, including coordination, endurance, strength and flexibility.  Our programs also help developer important social core values of dedication, confidence, teamwork, discipline and respect.
Hot Shots Dance & Cheer will spark the passion and ignite motivation in our students, believing everyone has the potential to achieve athletic greatness, and light up the floor!

HSDC Facebook & Google Reviews

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

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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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