The Dance Academy

The Dance Academy

4.5 (2)
4 hires on
6 employees
32 years in business

About this pro

We at  The Dance Academy believe that dance has the power to unlock so much hidden potential, creatively, academically, socially and so much more.  

Perhaps classes will build a foundation for a career in dance or maybe an outlet for creative self expression giving you confidence to share it with others.

No matter what your goal, the skills and lessons learned from dance is something you will carry with you for the rest of your life.  

You have the potential and our passion is to help you discover it.

We offer a variety of choices from creative movement, to ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary and modern for ages 2.5 years through adult.

Our facutly all are graduates of well known dance eduation institutions and many are still performing artists.  They all have a comprehensive knowledge of traditional techniques as well as a shared undertanding of the latest, most effective methods of training.  Most importantly they bring a caring and up-to date perspective to the classroom.



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Fall River, MA 02721
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2 Reviews


  • Mark Broadbent

    Never took a lesson because of a automotive problem. If the academy contacts me by next start- I’m still interested. Emails with academy good

  • J & Z Boissonneau (parents)

    Lisa, you’ve created and brought together a wonderful community of talented, creative, supportive, and caring people–we are thankful we chose The Dance Academy and that Alice is apart of it!”

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

We’ll carefully match you with the correct class and level with one of our many qualified teachers, according to your personal interests and continue to touch base with you throughout the year to make sure classes are meeting your expectations.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Graduate of Harford Ballet Pedigogical Program, Performed professionally with Hyannis Ballet, Cape Ballet and Island Moving Company.

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Our simple enrollment, convenient scheduling and all inclusive tuition makes your dance experience effortless, and our numerous performance opportunities allow our students to gain invaluable experience while sharing the joy of dance with others.

How did you get started teaching?

I have been teaching dance for over 35 years, nothing pleases me more than to see young dancers grow.

What types of students have you worked with?

All ages from preschool to professional

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Love watching our young workshop students at their performance at the end of the week, it is amazing how much they learn in such a short time!

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Research the school and teachers.  Look for faculty that is not only trained but has a caring approach to their students.  

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

What type of dance do you want?  Ballet, tap , jazz, modern, contemporary...etc

What is your goal with dance  - recreational or something more?

How many days a week do you want to take class?

Do you want a lot of performing opportunites throughout the year or just the year end performance?

Lessons offered