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North Canton’s Fred Astaire studio reopens after renovations

By Edd Pritchard
GateHouse Media Ohio 

The Fred Astaire Dance Studio in North Canton has reopened after a four-month renovation.

NORTH CANTON After a four-month hiatus the Fred Astaire Dance Studio has reopened with an updated look and a new dance floor.

A sprung dance floor has been installed at the studio, owned and operated by Jerry and Jenny-Lee Satava. The new floor absorbs the shock that dancers might experience to their ankles, knees and lower back. Other changes include a new sound system, 16 Swarovski crystal-lace chandeliers, a digitized sign-in process for students and a rating system that helps instructors provide a customized experience for students…READ MORE. 

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