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Downtown Grand Opening!

We are expanding our dancing dreams to include a New Location Downtown at 230 Main Street! You are invited to explore our new space, meet our incredible team of dancing teachers, register for our Fall Season, shop for dancewear, and much more! August 18th, 2017 @ 10:00 AM August 19th, 2017 @ 9:00 AM Click […]
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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 Mermaid Tale: Be a part of our world and dive in with our mermaids, as the Academy of Dance Arts presents it’s heartfelt contemporary dance adaptation of A Mermaid Tale, inspired by Hans Christian Anderson’s fairytale, […]
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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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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

Academy of Dance Arts Awarded South Dakota’s Charter Membership for the National Honor Society for Dance Arts For more information about the NHSDA, please visit our page here.
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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 time shapes our lives through movement and music in our “Time Passages” feature performance with intermediate through advanced level students. Each event is an artistic blend of styles including classical ballet, modern, tap, hip-hop, jazz, […]
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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"

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

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