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Celebrating our 26th year! 

Register and hold your spot for our FALL session by paying ONLY the $30 registration fee now. The remainder of the first payment can be paid in September OR you can pay by July 31st to get a FREE ADA -T-SHIRT when classes begin in September.  This offer is in effect until July 1st.

Click here for our 2018-19 School Year Schedule


Click here for our Fee Chart



Join us for Summer 2018

(see bottom of page for more specific info)


2018 Summer Descriptions

6 Week Course Tuesdays June 5th-July 17th
$80/6-week session
(no classes July 3rd)
Ballet/Tap for Ages 3-5  5:00-6:00
Baton for Ages 6 & up 6:00-7:00
Dancers with Special Needs~RHYTHM WORKS Ages 7 & up  7:00-7:45
(includes 1 private session with Miss Darlene before classes begin)  
Acro Dance Classes will run between 5:00-6:00 for ages 6 & up
More classes may be added on Tuesday nights in Acro Dance 
Weekly Summer Performing Arts Camps
These fun yet educational camps are for the students who are interested in dance, art, and performing!  Each day they work on different styles and technique along with learning a routine in that genre.  They make a prop that is used for each dance they learn.  At the end of the week, they will have put together a mini show to entertain family and friends!

JUNE 4th-7thAges 3-5 from 9:30-12:30  $150 Theme:  Junior Cartoon Mania dancing with all the junior cartoon shows on all your favorite networks

JUNE 25th-28th   Ages 8-12 from 9:30-3:30 $250 Theme: So You Think You Can Dance dancing each day to a different style of dance as you'd see on SYTYCD

JULY 16TH-19TH  Ages 5-7 from 9:30-12:30 $150  Theme:  Barbie & Friends dancing each day focusing on various careers each day
& Ages 8-12 from 9:30-3:30 $250  Theme:  At the Movies dancing each day to different styles of dance based off a different movie each day

Summer Intensive Weeks for Ages 8 & up: 
These are for the serious dancers who want intense yet fun training with our current staff and guests each day!  It’s like going away to a dance convention but held right here at ADA!!~9:00-5:00 ~$350
~Take one class for $17 or buy 5 classes and save $20~
~Will be divided into levels each week~
~Go to our Teacher Bios & Guest Instructors page to read bios on our fabulous staff~

Intensive Week’s Schedule

Studio A (13 & up)Studio B (12 & under)
9-10:30 am Jazz9-10:30 am  Ballet
10:45-12:15 am  Ballet 10:45-11:45 am Jazz
12:15-12:45 pm LUNCH11:45-12:15 pm LUNCH
12:45-1:45 pm Guest Instructor12:15-1:30 pm  Jess Variations
1:45-3:00 pm Jess Variations 1:45-2:45 pm Guest Instructor
3:00-4:00 pm Tap 3:00-4:00 pm Daily Guest
4:00-5:00 pm Daily Guest 4:00-5:00 pm Tap


Intensive Week #1:   June 18th-21st

Morning Classes:  Jess-Jazz, Jerzy-Ballet

Afternoon Classes:

Darrell Tap

Jess:     Monday 6/18: Jazz Combo

Tuesday 6/19: Lyrical

Wednesday 6/20: Improv & T-shirt design

Thursday 6/21: Jumps/Turns

   Jerzy: Monday 6/18: Stretching/Alignment

  Tuesday 6/19: Ballet Combo Center floor

  Wednesday 6/20: Ballet Jumps/Turns

  Thursday 6/21: Choreography Class

Afternoon Guests: 3PM-5PM

Monday 6/18: Bria Walton (Hip Hop)

Tuesday 6/19:   Ryan McMullen (Modern)

Wednesday 6/20:  Angela Bates (Musical Theater)

Thursday 6/21:   Hannah Brumbach (Modern)



Intensive Week #2: July 9th-12th

Morning Classes:   Jess-Jazz , Marissa Jean-Ballet

Afternoon Classes:

    Darrell-Hoofing Tap (afternoon)

Jess:    Monday 7/9: Jazz Combo

Tuesday 7/10: Lyrical

Wednesday 7/11: Improv & T-shirt design

Thursday 7/12: Jumps/Turns

Marissa Jean:      Monday 7/9-Modern

  Tuesday 7/10-Leaps/Turns

  Wednesday 7/11-Pilates

  Thursday 7/12-Contemporary

Afternoon Guests: 3PM-5PM

Monday 7/9:  Kelly McAndrew (Acro Dance)

Tuesday 7/10:  Tori Simpson (Pom)

Wednesday 7/11:  Kelly McAndrew (Acro Dance)

Thursday 7/12:  Tori Simpson (Pom)



Intensive Week #3:   July 23rd-26th

Morning Classes:  Jess-Jazz, Courtney-Ballet

Afternoon Classes:
    Darlene:  Broadway Tap

  Jess:     Monday 7/23: Lyrical

   Tuesday 7/24:   Jumps/Turns
         Wednesday 7/25: Improv & T-Shirt Design
         Thursday 7/26: Stretch/Tone
    Courtney:     Monday 7/23 -Broadway Jazz

  Tuesday 7/24-Precision Jazz

  Wednesday 7/25-Jazz/Funk (NFL Style)

  Thursday 7/26 -Precision

Afternoon Guests: 3PM-5PM

Monday 7/23:  Hannah Brumbach (Modern)

Tuesday 7/24:  Angela Bates (Lyrical)

Wednesday 7/25:  Debbie Nolan (Yoga)

Thursday 7/26:  Bria Walton (Jazz)

Summer Master Classes
June 6th:  Danielle Sten Guillermo Sten (a-Contemporary) 
& Lance Guillermo (b-Hip Hop)
August 8th: Both instructors from Double Take Dance
Vanessa Martínez de Baños  a-Contemporary (Int) Jumps/Turns (Adv)  
& Ashley Carter b-Jumps/Turns/Floor work (Int), Contemporary (Adv)
August 29th:  Courtney Ortiz (a-Jazz/Musical Theater)
Elem II thru Level 3 (ages 8-12) $30/class   (b) 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm (a) 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 

Level 4 thru 5 (ages 13 & up) $40/class   (a) 5:00-6:30 pm (b) 6:30 pm-8:00pm

DANCE COMPANY will be automatically registered for Master Classes.
All others can pay as they come.  $30/hour class $40/1.5 hour class
*Register for two or more CAMPS or INTENSIVES and get any additional camps/intensives for 1/2 PRICE! 
Use code " Summer3 " when checking out to receive this promotional rate!












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