Shirley McPhail School of Dance Studio celebrates 50 years

Courtesy Shirley McPhail School of Dance Studio
Courtesy Shirley McPhail School of Dance Studio

Courtesy Shirley McPhail School of Dance Studio

Shirley McPhail School of Dance Studio is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2019 and will host a recital on June 6, 2020. The business is owned by Edwina McPhail Worley, the daughter of founder Shirley McPhail. Its original location, now operating under a different name, opened in 1969 on Research Boulevard; its remaining location, at 8018 Mesa Drive, Austin, opened in 1974. 512-345-1284. www.smsdance.com


Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect the correct date of the upcoming recital and the relationship between the owner and founder of the business.