The dance school Shakalli was founded in 1975 by the dancer, instructor and choreographer Mr. Miki Shiakalli and after many years of continuous attendances and smooth running, it has become known as one of the highest and well respected schools of its time. The school teaches a variety of different types of dance. A large number of students register here at the school every year, in order for them to attend classes according to their individual needs and preferences. The school holds a variety of different classes therefore catering for everyone's different levels. Thus covering the demands of the students who wish to follow a career in dance, down to the ones who only wish to attend classes for pure pleasure or just as a hobby. The dance instructors are very highly trained and qualified in order for the school to secure the highest levels of training. Many of the students continue a professional career in dance, either as dancers themselves or as dance instructors, although a large number of students that graduate continue their studies abroad at dance schools.