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Academy of Dance Arts

4251 Canyon Lake Drive
Rapid City, South Dakota 57702
We offer a full range of classes designed to bring your dancing dreams alive, including...
    * Early Childhood Program for Ages 3-7
    * Classical Ballet for six levels
(Cecchetti, Vaganova, Bournonville and Balanchine)
    * Pointe & Variations
    * Boys, Men/Partnering
    * Pilates (standing, mat and ball)
    * Tap (rhythm tap and broadway)
    * Jazz (classical and theatrical)
    * Lyrical (contemporary and liturgical)
    * Modern
    * Christian Hip Hop
    * Private instruction also available by appointment

News and Updates

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May 3, 2014, Rapid City performances: Elements
May 10, 2014, Sturgis recital: Simple Gifts
May 10, 2014, Sturgis Ekphrasis Benefit performance: Ekphrasis
June 20, 2014, Passage of Wind and Water Collaborative: Echoing Passages

Open House for 2014-15 School Season Registrations ~
Sat. June 7, 9am-noon @ 4251 Canyon Lake Drive, Rapid City
Call for information or join us at either event!

NOW 2 LOCATIONS! Click here for details on our newest addition:  STURGIS!

Summer Dance 2014 Schedule coming soon!
2013-14 Calendar of Events
Academy School Year begins September 4, 2013.
Click here for Fall Schedule.

You are warmly invited to bring your dancing dreams alive with our compassionate faculty, comprised of former dance professionals and certified instructors, often joined by our shining student mentors.  We are committed to giving each student careful, personalized attention, for proven individual progress.  The joy we gain from seeing so many of our graduates continue dancing with companies and leading university dance programs is indescribable!  We believe in providing the highest quality in class offerings; the best value for your investment in your most precious family member:  your child.  We encourage aspiring dancers to exceed their own artistic dreams, ignited in the tender landscape of childhood.  Home to more than 300 registered students from the Black Hills, Western Wyoming and Central South Dakota, the Academy of Dance Arts is the local benchmark for compassionate excellence in dance education.
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2007 Academy Graduate,
Brittany Morris
Related Links
Sturgis Studio