MISSION STATEMENT: CDA OFFERS THE BEST IN QUALITY DANCE EDUCATION WITH EXPERIENCE BY CERTIFIED DANCE MASTER TEACHERS FOR OVER 25 YEARS. THE STUDIO'S MANY YEARS IN THE COMMUNITY AND THE WORLD OF DANCE SPEAKS FOR ITSELF. CREATIVITY AND THE LOVE OF DANCE IS ENCOURAGED AND WELCOMED AT ANY AGE.
CDA instructs each student with dance terminology, whether it is in ballet class, jazz or tap. This education gives each student the tools and knowledge that will stay with them forever. Each student becomes more confident, has personal self-esteem and promotes their talent in dance. They also make lasting friendships with other young girls by dancing and performing together.
CDA participates in yearly dance competitions. Classes are evaluated and picked for these dance competitions.
CDA has been the Host Studio for the Great Russian Nutcracker Ballet - Dec. 2010
PAST GUEST TEACHERS:
Svetlana Totinova: Master Ballet Instructor for the Great Russian Ballet Company since 2001. She serves as the company's Audition Director. She visits nearly 20 American cities between the months of September & November each year, where she auditions and trains hundreds of young, aspiring dancers to perform in Moscow's Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker.
Erina Vakromeeva: Russian Ballerina and Teacher
Melaine Benz: Lead dancer for Justin Timberlake
Raven Marshall: CDA graduate. She attended Philadelphia School of Arts - majored in Dance. She is a member of Dance Masters Association, Inc. She currently is the Co-Director at Dartmouth Dance Academy in Nova Scotia (enrollment of 650 students). She teaches contemporary, classical ballet, Jazz & Tap.