empire dance shop

About Us

Thank you for your interest in our shop and welcome to our web site! Founded in 1950, Empire Dance shop celebrates over 50 years of dedication to supplying and supporting the arts. We thank you and generations of loyal customers who have shopped with us over the years. Following our own careers as professional dancers and since becoming proud owners of Empire dance Shop in 1984, we have seen our clientele spread to include customers in all corners of the country and beyond. Empire Dance knows you have many options when it comes to buying dancewear.

We are proud of our reputation for customer service and our commitment to supplying and supporting Dance and the Performing Arts. In today's fast changing marketplace we have proven that complete customer service is still a priority for the discerning customer looking for selection, product knowledge and the competent fitting skills that are our trademark. You can enjoy special savings and still receive complete customer service by becoming one of Empire Dance Shop's established mailing list customer. We will notify you of our "Valentine's Sale", "Back to Dance School Sale," "Summer Dance Pointe Shoe Sale," "Winter Clearance Sale," Trunk Sales, celebrity visits, and our newsletter - updating what's new in dancewear and shoes. We welcome you to browse through these pages.

For more information or to inquire about our services we welcome you to contact us.

Thank you for your interest in our shop and welcome to our web site! Founded in 1950, Empire Dance shop celebrates over 50 years of dedication to supplying and supporting the arts. We thank you and generations of loyal customers who have shopped with us over the years. Following our own careers as professional dancers and since becoming proud owners of Empire dance Shop in 1984, we have seen our clientele spread to include customers in all corners of the country and beyond. Empire Dance knows you have many options when it comes to buying dancewear.

Store Hours

Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Store Location

131 South Sherman Street
Spokane, Wa 99202 USA
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Contact Info

Service: 509-747-7808
Order: 888-445-8848
Fax: 509-838-6929

 

Meet Our Staff

"Phillip"

Phillip

Phillip trained at the Rambert Ballet School in London, England, and danced professionally for 12 years in Kiel, Germany. His experience and dedication have earned Empire Dance shop its reputation for complete dancewear selections, superior shoe fitting, and personalized customer service. Phillip often travels to schools and workshops offering expert fitting services to dancers around the West Coast states. He and his wife Sally have been the proud owners of Empire Dance shop since 1984.

"Sally"

Sally

Sally True Broadbent danced professionally for 14 years. She appeared in the United States with San Fansisco Opera, San Fransisco Ballet, American Chamber Ballet, and Maryland Ballet. She spent the final 8years of her career as a principal dancer with the Kiel Opera Ballet in Germany. She also appeared on Broadway in the musical "Gigi."

"Lesley"

Lesley

Lesley trained in ballet and jazz at Ballet Arts Academy in Spokane. She's a master pointe fitter. Throughout her education she's been highly involved in Theatre Arts and particularly loves Musical Theatre. She has been with Empire Dance since 2003

"Katie"

Katie

Katie is a master pointe fitter, and trained in ballet and jazz for 12 years at Ballet Arts Academy in Spokane. She has been with Empire Dance since 2004

"Erin"

Erin

Erin is classically trained in ballet as well as modern. She danced at Ballet Arts Academy for 9 years. Erin's favorite past times are cooking and skiing. She has been with Empire Dance since 2010.

"Heidi"

Heidi

After 13 years and 3 kids, Heidi is happy to be back at Empire Dance helping the best customers there are!