​​​​​​​For over 40 years, Charlene Bowen has built a solid reputation as a family-friendly dance studio in Des Moines - creating dance memories for thousands of children in a warm and caring place. 

  Serving Des Moines, Altoona, Ankeny, Bondurant, Pleasant Hill and other surrounding communities, Charlene's Dance Studio offers you and your child:

Celebrating 40 Years of Dance in

Des Moines

A Variety of Classes 
Ages Three & Up

  • Ballet
  • Tap
  • Jazz
  • Pointe


One of Top 3

Dance Schools

in Des Moines

by Three Best Rated®

Why Choose Charlene's Dance Studio 
For Dance Classes?

2650 Easton Blvd., Des Moines, IA 50317
515-263-0441 or 515-265-6626

  • Acrobatics/Tumbling
  • Hip Hop
  • Hawaiian/Hula

​​​​​​​Charlene's Dance Studio

  • Focus on fun, not competition - no dance competition fees
  • Wholesome and age-appropriate choreography, music and costumes
  • Affordable dance classes with multi-class and family discounts
  • Quality and professional dance instruction - all classes taught by trained adults
  • Dance classes run September through May (summer programs also available)
  • Dance recital held at Urbandale Performing Arts Center
  • Other performance opportunities
  • Reasonable costume fees  
  • Free gift to new students
  • Certified by Dance Masters of America
  • Convenience of buying dance supplies right at our studio