Welcome to Stage Door Dance Studio

Stage Door Dance offers a complete program for the young dancer. 


Stage Door Dance was founded by Yvonne Lovell in 1980. Jenna Shields is the Artistic Director and trained under Miss Yvonne Lovell for 18 years. Jenna has studied in all styles of dance and regularly attends teaching workshops and conventions to keep updated on the ever-changing dance world. Our founder Yvonne Lovell won Best Tapper in Great Britain at age twelve. She also trained there under the Royal Academy of Ballet and performed on television. Stage Door Dance specializes in technical training and dancer preparation as a performance school. Our students have performed in National Tap Dance Day, The Texas State Fair, Six Flags, parades & other local performances.

Ballroom Dance Class with the Fantastic Colleen Kelly Beaman.  June 2015.

Dancing with the STARS

Colleen Kelly Beaman (daughter of 3 time Tony award winning dancer Fred Kelly) & niece of Gene Kelly (Singing In The Rain) on left. Art Greenhaw (2x Grammy Award Winner, 8x Grammy Nominee and member of the longest running Country & Western band in the World, The Light Crust Doughboys) with Stage Door Owner Jenna Shields. This photo was taken at our Ballroom Class taught by Colleen Kelly in 2014.

Find us

Located  across the street from City Lake Park Playground. Our Front Door and Parking is on College St Side. 

New Address:

316 W College St

Mesquite, Tx 75149

Tel: 972-289-3177
Fax: 972-222-2267


Jenna Shields, Colleen Kelly Beaman  & Yvonne Lovell

© 2013 Stage Door Dance Studio