At Dance Arts Academy of Shreveport Bossier, we derive immense joy from engaging with each dancer on a personal level, delving into their unique personalities, understanding what motivates them, recognizing their strengths, and identifying areas for growth. Whether aspiring to pursue a professional dance career, seeking the sheer enjoyment of dancing, aspiring to become dance instructors themselves, or simply desiring to revel in the beauty of movement, experience the strength in their bodies, find calm in their minds, and uplift their spirits while standing before a mirror – Dance Arts Academy is dedicated to leaving a lasting impact. We are committed to fostering friendships, nurturing character development, and creating memories that will endure a lifetime.
Beyond a dance arts school, we strive to prepare our students for excellence and success. At Dance Arts Academy, we understand that while only a portion of our students may pursue professional careers in dance, every single one of them has the potential to become a consummate professional in life. We pride ourselves on being a character development school that leverages dance and leadership training to guide individuals toward realizing their fullest potential. Our dedicated staff eagerly anticipates the shared moments when we witness our dancer's growth in strength, skill, and confidence, celebrating each step of their transformative journey. We have experienced and seen the power of this art that builds strong and resilient people that have practiced hard things, and developed the inner discipline and skills to conquer anything!
Our parents value our program. Our co-founder has over 30 years experience and has trained 1,000's of students in the art of dance. Your instructors bring more than 24 years of instruction experience to the job. Our professional and passionate staff keep students motivated. We provide personalized attention to each child. We emphasize leadership and life skills in each lesson. Students have fun while learning the art of dance. You will enjoy seeing them grow into well-equipped adults.
Dance Arts Academy is one of the best places to dance. My daughter’s confidence has improved. She can’t wait to see her teacher and friends every week!
- Bridget Williams (parent)
Our dance and leadership program in Shreveport, LA will help them grow on and off the dance floor. Dance Arts Academy is a fun and supportive dance community in Shreveport. Your child will participate in much more than children's dance classes - they'll learn valuable life skills and gain leadership experience all while discovering a new passion. Children ages 2.5 to 16 are placed in fun and challenging classes at our dance studio in Shreveport, LA. Start your child on their journey in a children's ballet class today.
Discover the magic of dance. It doesn't matter if your child wants to dance professionally one day or if they just want to experience the joy of movement - they will be able to learn new skills and flourish at Dance Arts Academy in Shreveport. We use dance as a way to develop our students as both performers and people.
Once our students reach a certain proficiency, we invite them to apply for our leadership dance program. This program puts your child in a leadership role to help them learn and develop important life skills. You'll be amazed once you see the results of our leadership training program.
Dance Arts Academy's foundation is rooted in our belief that our role is to help our students become the best and strongest version of themselves. Youth and adults face real challenges each day. May are longing for the support of a positive community. We have seen first-hand how dance and music helps develop the foundation for students – building a positive body image, practicing discipline, working with others, facing challenges with grace, taking creative approaches to problem solving, building academic success… all with the support of positive, passionate, and skilled professional instructors and staff.
We believe in the innate amazing potential that exists in every student. Whether you are new to dance or are returning with previous experience, we have a program that will challenge and inspire you. Take the first step. We can’t wait to meet you!
"Thank you guys for helping [my daughter] embrace what she is capable of. Outside of school this has been the most dedication she's shown to anything meaningful." - Eric Grace
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- Stephanie Parker Watson
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