Trudy's School of Dance

Welcome to one of the longest established dance studios in the United States. Family-owned and operating since 1939 3rd generation with Tiffany DiPrima

Tracy L Cordray, MD

On the sidewalk at the physician and staff entrance to Roper Hospital 💗 #chalkart #chalkartproject #rsf #roperstfrancishospital #roperstfrancis

All must go!! 2-6pm today
And come get a hug from Ms Linda 💗

[10/10/18]   Halloween costumes, kids' dress up outfits, props, music, stereo equipment, shelving, furniture!! ALL MUST GO! Ms Linda will be at studio today 2-6pm. Come get your Trudy's Memorabilia!!

[10/09/18]   Hey Trudy's Dance Families! Ms Linda will be in the studio today from 4-6pm going through Trudy's memorabilia. We have lots of items for sale from furniture to kids dance props & music for sale if you want to swing by and look around. Or just come by for a hug! She'd love to see your faces!

Trudy's School of Dance

Hope you will join us!

Sunday June 10th
James Island Charter High School Theater
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[05/29/18]   Celebrating our 78th performance, June 10 at 1:00 pm
James Island Charter Theater

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Sunday June 10th
James Island Charter High School Theater
Get tickets online at

Sneak peak of some raffle prizes. Thank you to all who donated in our community and participants who made today perfect. Winners announced soon!! Stand by.... 🌟

What a fun day!!

Trudy's School of Dance 2nd Annual "Strut & Putt" Golf Tournament, benefiting our Adopt-A-Dancer Program
When: Saturday April 21st
Where: Charleston Municipal Golf Course, Maybank HIghway
Time: 1pm Shotgun start
What: Day of VERY serious golfing (not so much,) fun, food, prizes, enjoying a beautiful day outside for a great cause.
Contact Tiffany or Linda for sign up details!

Get your orders in for the Spring Bake Sale by 3/21!

The Art of Dance: Interview with Linda Oltmann Walker at Trudy's School of Dance - James Island Bugle Susan: This is Susan Pidgeon with the James Island Bugle. I am here interviewing Linda Oltmann Walker of Trudy’s School of Dance. Good morning Linda. How are you doing today? Linda: I am fabulous thank you. Susan: You are the current owner, is that correct? Linda: Yes, my daughter Tiffany Oltmann ...

New to Trudys. Youth Contemporary.

Support Trudy’s Christmas show with Holliday baked goods! Order today and pick up next Monday.

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Come try our Little Flippers Mommy & Me Acro today with
Miss Cokeitha. Acro & tumbling for all ages TODAY!! Find our complete schedule at
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Classs resume today, Monday August 14th, at Trudy's School of Dance!! Come join Mrs Kristine, Ms Erica, Miss Cokeitha, Ms Linda and MsTiffany this week.
**New students try a week for free**
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Come join our Dance Family today!!! Fall semester starts
Aug 14. Register today
Ages 2- Senior
Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Lyrical, Belly Dancing, Irish, Acro & Tumbling... and NEW/ UP & COMING... Flamenco, Gentle Ballet and Tap for Seniors, Tahitian Dance, Contemporary for Kids ages 8+

Fabulous teacher! Come check out Caitlin 's classes.

Come dance with Uibh Fhaili Academy of Irish Dance! Beginners welcome! Fall registration is now open ☘️

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I just received all these well wishes today and read through them all! Thank you all my dancing loves! These came to me at a perfect time, when the dust has settled and it's still surreal... these kind, comforts sent my way have made me feel amazing. Thank you! Love, Mrs. Kristine

Trudy's Dance Studio

Congratulations to all students, families and staff for a great #77 performance! Starting out our new 2017-2018 Season, our 78th year, with some great Summer programs in July and the Fall-Spring season in August. for the schedules. All of our classes are structured with National Dance Standards in mind and taught by qualified instructors. Browse our instructors' bios by visiting

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1291 Folly Rd, Unit 112
Charleston, SC

General information

Trudy's Open Door Policy: Students may attend unlimited classes for a whole week with no charge, while trying to make their selection decisions!

Opening Hours

Monday 15:00 - 20:30
Tuesday 15:00 - 20:30
Wednesday 15:00 - 20:30
Thursday 15:00 - 20:30
Friday 15:30 - 18:00
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