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Take Master Classes with TOP Choreographers!!!

By Academy of Dance Arts | October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Academy of Dance Arts is partnering with CLI studios to give students access to the dance industry’s TOP choreographers! […]

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Fox News: “Black Hills Biz: Dance & Photography”

By Academy of Dance Arts | August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

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Downtown Grand Opening!

By Academy of Dance Arts | July 29, 2017 | Comments Off on Downtown Grand Opening!

We are expanding our dancing dreams to include a New Location Downtown at 230 Main Street! You are invited to […]

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Academy of Dance Arts Presents: "Starfishing" & "A Mermaid Tale" 2017

By Academy of Dance Arts | May 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Academy of Dance Arts Presents: "Starfishing" & "A Mermaid Tale" 2017

Starfishing: Celebrate life under the sea with our youngest and brightest stars from our Sturgis and Rapid City dance studios! A […]

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South Dakota Public Broadcasting Radio: "Dancers Choose Art Over Drugs"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 24, 2017 | Comments Off on South Dakota Public Broadcasting Radio: "Dancers Choose Art Over Drugs"

Reported By Chynna Lockett. Aired February 24, 2017 For full written transcript and audio recording, please click here.

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Fox News: "Art Beat: High school dancers create works inspired by visual arts"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 23, 2017 | Comments Off on Fox News: "Art Beat: High school dancers create works inspired by visual arts"

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Rapid City Journal: "’Choose Art’ helps students find healthy outlets for expression"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 21, 2017 | Comments Off on Rapid City Journal: "’Choose Art’ helps students find healthy outlets for expression"

Rapid City Journal article by Max B. O’Connell Journal Staff Writer. Posted February 21, 2017 Click here for full article. 

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Academy of Dance Arts Awarded South Dakota’s Charter Membership for the National Honor Society for Dance Arts

By Academy of Dance Arts | January 3, 2017 | Comments Off on Academy of Dance Arts Awarded South Dakota’s Charter Membership for the National Honor Society for Dance Arts

Academy of Dance Arts Awarded South Dakota’s Charter Membership for the National Honor Society for Dance Arts For more information […]

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Academy of Dance Arts presents “Once Upon a Time” & "Time Passages" 2016

By Academy of Dance Arts | May 3, 2016 | Comments Off on Academy of Dance Arts presents “Once Upon a Time” & "Time Passages" 2016

Classic fairy tales come to life in our “Once Upon A Time” Childhood Matinee featuring beginner level students. Explore how […]

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Fox News: "Choose Art! held to benefit Lifeways"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 26, 2016 | Comments Off on Fox News: "Choose Art! held to benefit Lifeways"

Article by Heather Janssen. Posted February 27, 2016. Click here to read full article.

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Fox News: "Starving for Perfection: Eating Disorders in Dance"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 26, 2016 | Comments Off on Fox News: "Starving for Perfection: Eating Disorders in Dance"

Fox News article by Heather Janssen. Posted February 26, 2016 Click here to read full article.

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Fox News Athlete of the Week: Hannah Sorestad

By Academy of Dance Arts | December 3, 2015 | Comments Off on Fox News Athlete of the Week: Hannah Sorestad

Article By Taylor Kauffman. Posted December 3, 2015. Click here to read full article.

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Black Hills Parent Magazine: "Secrets to a Fearless Mindset"

By Academy of Dance Arts | September 1, 2015 | Comments Off on Black Hills Parent Magazine: "Secrets to a Fearless Mindset"

Fall 2015 “Having a fearless mindset serves children well in all they do – not only in schoolwork and extracurricular […]

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Rapid City Journal: "Young dancers find inspiration in other art, and one another"

By Academy of Dance Arts | May 14, 2015 | Comments Off on Rapid City Journal: "Young dancers find inspiration in other art, and one another"

Rapid City Journal article by Max B. O’Connell Journal Staff Writer: “Young dancers find inspiration in other art, and one […]

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Academy of Dance Arts presents "Kaleidoscope & Elements" 2014

By Academy of Dance Arts | May 3, 2014 | Comments Off on Academy of Dance Arts presents "Kaleidoscope & Elements" 2014

Our annual spring dance showcase. This event occurred on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 @ 1:00 pm  Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Fine […]

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Rapid City Journal: "Learning later in life a pleasurable pursuit"

By Academy of Dance Arts | February 21, 2010 | Comments Off on Rapid City Journal: "Learning later in life a pleasurable pursuit"

Rapid City Journal article by Heidi Bell Gease, Journal Staff Writer: “Learning later in life a pleasurable pursuit” Posted: February […]

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Rapid City Journal: "Inspiration at center of Ballet Magnificat!"

By Academy of Dance Arts | September 19, 2004 | Comments Off on Rapid City Journal: "Inspiration at center of Ballet Magnificat!"

Rapid City Journal article by Mary Garrigan Journal Staff Writer: “Inspiration at center of Ballet Magnificat!” Posted: Sunday, September 19, […]

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"Growing Dancers, One Step at a Time"