Dance Arts Academy offers professional dance training and studio space rentals seven days a week.

We offer drop-in classes daily for children, teens, and adults including Ballet, Hip HopTapContemporary, Jazz, Dance Fitness, and more!

For schedule updates, see our "LATEST NEWS" section below!

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TL COLLECTIVE’S CONTEMPORARY is gone on Monday December 10. Class will be back on the 17th and will be gone during the holidays (Monday 12/24 and 12/31).

Sarah Hay and Rhys Kosakowski will be teaching REID OLSON’S INT/ADV BALLET from Monday December 17 to Sunday December 23. Reid will be back to teach his traditional Christmas class on Monday December 24th at 11:30 am.

IDO TADMOR will not be teaching on December 19th and December 26th. Class will resume on Wednesday January 2 (taught by Rona-Lee Shim’on).

KIM BLANK’S JAZZ is away on Wednesday December 26th.

LEIGH PURTILL’S ADVANCED BEGINNER BALLET & ROBSON FREIRE’S BEGINNER BALLET will be away starting Monday December 24th. Classes will resume on Monday January 7th, 2019.



West African Dance Legend AZIZ FAYE is BACK!

Aziz will kick off his drop-in, all-level West African class with live drumming on Friday December 21st and Friday December 28th from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. His class will continue Every Sunday in January, from 5:00 to 6:30 pm.

We are so excited to announce a brand new set of youth dance and dance fitness classes with our latest addition to our Staff, Mahatara Hasan-Zubar!

YumYum Booty Dance Camp - Tuesdays from 6:00-7:00p | Fridays 7:00-8:00 pm (begins January 4th, 2019).

Zumba/Mixxfit/Cardio - Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00a

Teen Zumba/Mixxfit - Wednesdays from 6:00-7:00p

Tiny Tot Hip Hop - Thursdays from 10:00-10:45a

January 2019 will also see the beginning of a new Int/Adv Ballet class on Tuesday mornings, with Bolshoi-graduate Giana Jigarhan.

For full class descriptions, visit her Instructor Bio Page.


Studio Rentals

Centrally located in the Mid-Wilshire/Miracle Mile district, Dance Arts Academy offers superb dance studios to accommodate all rehearsal, class, and audition rentals. This inspiring facility has over 10,000 square feet of space, magnficent bow truss ceilings, skylights, state-of-the-art sprung floors, ample dressing rooms and a large, comfortable reception area


Marat Daukayev School of Ballet

Dance Arts Academy is the proud residence of the comprehensive youth ballet program headed by former Kirov Ballet principal dancer, Marat Daukayev. 

The presence  of Marat Daukayev School of Ballet reflects Dance Arts Academy's commitment to the professional training and nurturing of aspiring young dancers.

For more information on enrollment, requirements, adult classes and upcoming performances, please click on the button below.