• Professional

    Professional Dancers in our Pre-Professional Program have the opportunity to train 18+ hours weekly

  • Inspiring

    Inspiring Our Early Childhood and Primary programs aim to cultivate the joy of dance in our young students

  • Personalized

    Personalized Small class sizes and a focus on responsible teaching lead to a culture of personalized, detail-oriented instruction

  • Performance

    Performance Students have the opportunity to perform in our annual productions of the Nutcracker and Spring Showcase

Professional training in a positive environment.

Our goal at The Philadelphia Dance Academy is to provide exceptional dance training in a professional and positive environment. We view each student as an individual and aim to ensure he or she reaches maximum potential. Students are placed in appropriate training programs and taught by a professional, experienced faculty.

Our programs prioritize refined technique, dancer wellness, and artistic development. We offer: Early Childhood Dance, Primary and Pre-Professional Ballet Programs, a Boys Scholarship Program, Theater Dance, Adult/Teen Recreational Classes, and Pilates.

We are proud to be the winner of a Philadelphia Family 2015 LOVE Award
for Best Dance School! Thank you for your support!

10th Anniversary Season Schedule

This school year runs Monday, September 8, 2014 through Sunday, June 7, 2015, for a total of 36 weeks. Tuition is due in September and January. Registration for this school year is now closed.

When you enroll in the fall, you are automatically enrolling for the entire year. If you decide to un-enroll at any time, you must let us know.

See our Calendar page for holiday closings and other important dates.

Explore our programs and learn more about our online enrollment system. Registration for the 2015-2016 school year will open in early June.

Register for Summer Programs

Registration is now open for our summer performing arts programs.

We have options for everyone: Half Day and Full Day week-long camps for younger students, a four-week Intensive for advanced students, Creative Movement classes, and Adult Ballet classes. Learn more.

Current student?

Existing Customer Portal Login

New student?

New Family Registration Form

Spring Showcase


This year’s Annual Spring Showcase dates are Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31. Tickets are now for sale online.

Purchase Tickets Here

For the first time, we are adding a Saturday performance, so check here to see in which show or shows your child is performing and here for the Dress Rehearsal schedule.

New to the Academy and don’t know what the Showcase is? Read up on this wonderful performance opportunity for Pre-Ballet I and up.