Where dance meets dreams in Manassas, Virginia

Our doors open to warmly invite students of all sizes, shapes, desires, and dreams. From ballet, jazz, modern, and tap, we make dreams a reality. Through excellent tutelage students have fun while developing into their fullest potential.

Why Dance with Us?

  • Training students for more than 35 years. NVDA enthusiastically endeavors to pass on training and experience to students
  • Many students from the Academy achieve placement  in prestigious summer programs; among them, the programs at American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet, Atlanta Ballet, Washington Ballet, Boston Ballet and North Carolina Dance Theater. Other students have become professional dancers, or choreographers in New York, or have joined companies of Broadway musicals.
  • Pedigreed faculty in all dance forms
  • Limited class sizes mean faculty can give individual attention and build meaningful relationships
  • Training based on classical ballet technique, the foundation of all dance
  • Performance opportunities throughout the year
  • Classes offered in multiple dance styles including jazz and modern
  • Spacious facilities with sprung marley floors and full mirrors


“Hannah Finds Her Voice”                                                                                          “Breathing Life Into Dance”