We Have Built a Reputation for
Excellence in Dance Instruction
Our mission for UPDA is for our students to lead a balanced life of positivity, integrity, and excellence in dance and academics. We are often imitated but never duplicated. Thank you for continuing to vote us Best Dance and Gymnastics Studio.
The U.P. Dance Academy is a professional dance school that offers a fresh, innovating and fun approach to dance and gymnastics. We pride ourselves in our ability to personalize your dance/gymnastics experience with our unique program which includes performance, competitive and technique classes for dancers of all ages and skill. We are devoted to teaching children and adults all genres including Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical, Tap, Modern, Kick, Broadway, Hip Hop, Acro, Gymnastics and so much more. Our instructors are experienced, educated and trained professionals that teach students proper technique using the latest dance trends and teaching methods who also understand that they are positive role models for their students.
Our goal at U.P. Dance Academy is to not only give the finest possible dance training to all of our students, but to also in still them with a positive self-image which contributes to a happy and fulfilling adulthood. We do this by developing our students' minds and personalities through learning self-discipline, responsibility, mental alertness and cooperation while keeping the entire process fun! Our classes go beyond technique to develop hard-working, happy, and confident young people. UPDA students are more than great dancers—they’re great people!
At UPDA classes are perfect for all ages and dance levels. All new students are welcomed and made to feel comfortable. We use only age appropriate music, dance styles and costuming. We teach proper dance, gymnastics and stretching technique. All classes include proper technique and stretching, choreography and terminology. Class level is determined by the age of the student as well as their dance ability. We pride ourselves in offering not only the best instruction, but superior customer service. If you just want to dance for fun or make dance a career, UPDA is THE place to train!