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Celebrating our 25th year! 

Check out our videos below taken during Spirit Week to see why our dancers
LOVE dancing at ADA!!  


Click here for our 2017/18 School Year Schedule

Click here for our Fee Chart




WEE Dance is fun class for ages 2-3 in which a parent, grandparent or caregiver participates in too!  Our next 6-week session will begin on Wednesday, February 7th for little ones age 2-3 and their mom or caregiver. It's a special one on one time dedicated to those little ones! 

  6 Week WEE DANCE
Begins Feb 7th 
Wednesdays 11:00-11:45
Teacher: Miss Darlene
Cost $60

Click here for our WEE DANCE brochure 


2018 Summer

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
~Will be divided into levels each week
June 18th-21st Intensive #1

Daily Staff:  Jessica Olinik (Jazz/Lyrical/Contemporary), Jerzy Golek (Ballet), Darrell Williams (Tap)

Mon-Ryan McMullen (Modern), Tues-Bria Walton (Hip Hop), Wed-Angela Bates (Musical Theater), Thurs Hannah Brumach (Modern) 

July 9th-12th Intensive #2

Daily Staff:  Jessica Olinik (Jazz/Lyrical/Contemporary),  Marissa Jean (Ballet, Modern), Darrell Williams (Tap)

Mon-Kelly McAndrew (AcroDance), Tues-Tori Simpson (Pom), Wed-Kelly McAndrew (AcroDance), Thurs-Tori Simpson (Pom)

July 23rd-26th Intensive #3 

Daily Staff:  Jessica Olinik (Jazz/Lyrical), Courtney Rottenberger (Ballet, Broadway Jazz), Darlene Cummings (Tap)

Mon 7/23:  Hannah Brumbach (Modern), Tues 7/24:  Angela Bates (Lyrical)
Wed7/25:  Debbie Nolan (Yoga), Thurs 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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