Northern Virginia Dance Academy


Where dance meets dreams in Manassas, Virginia

Acceptance Policy: Northern Virginia Dance Academy is passionate about giving every student who walks in the door the opportunity to learn this most beautiful of performing arts. Just as every person is made with different strengths and weaknesses, the teachers at NVDA work tirelessly on each student to find the right key to unlock the individual’s inspiration and progress. Every teacher at our Academy has been a dance student first, as well as a professional dancer. All of that valuable experience has come together in a faculty that knows how to bring the very finest of training to the students.

Dance Classes

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 mirror.