• 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.

Semester Schedule

We are looking forward to celebrating our tenth season this year!

This school year runs Monday, September 8, 2014 through Sunday, June 7, 2015. Fall and Spring Semester are each 18 weeks long, for a total of 36 weeks. The switch to Spring Semester happens on January 26.

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

2014-2015 Registration

Explore our 2014-2015 class schedule for our main location in Old City as well as our Rittenhouse Square and Wynnewood satellite locations.

Before registering, learn more about our new online system.

Existing Customer Portal Login

New Family Registration Form

Pre-Order Merchandise

We are now taking orders for embroidered track jackets and dance bags! Your price per item includes an embroidered Philadelphia Dance Academy logo.

In the Youth Ballet? You can choose to get a PYB logo instead!

Stop by the main office to see a sample of either item. Orders are due November 1.

Jacket: $55 each / $5 extra for name / Graphite with White accents
Bag: $25 each / $5 extra for name / Choice of Black or Navy

Order Now