The Chester Valley Dance Academy is a family run business, established in 1988, to provide quality dance education in a sensitive and friendly atmosphere. We are dedicated to promoting the art of dance, the positive benefits of physical fitness, nurturing talent, self-esteem, academic responsibilities, and proper social values.

Thank you to our Recital Sponsors!

Performance Videos Available for Purchase

Save your performance memories and watch the show again and again!

This year we are selling digital copies of our performances on USB drives. This allows you to watch the videos on any platform, and download your video to store in your own digital files. The USB drive allows you to plug directly into your Smart TV for at home viewing!

Orders will be available for pickup in the Summer

Please be sure to check you child’s class’ show assignment prior to ordering your shows.

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Open enrollment for our summer classes, camps, and intensives.

Weekly Classes

June 26 - August 3

Our summer session helps students stay in shape and continue their dance training. All styles of dance are offered for all ages. It is advised that students register for the same level they took during the 2022-23 year.  As a reminder, students interested in auditioning for the Nutcracker must take a summer ballet class. New students should call the office at 610-594-2771 for placement.

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Kids Programs

June + July

A Camp for Everyone! We offer camps for ages 3 through 10 for boys and girls. Each camp includes arts and crafts, games, movement activities and more! All camps run for one week, Monday-Friday, from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.  This year's camps include; Beach Week, Princess and Pets Week, Nutcracker in July, Princesses + Unicorns, and more!

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August 14 - 18

Immerse yourself in a week of intense dance training at CVDA. Chester Valley Dance Academy offers summer dance intensives for students committed to improving and enhancing their dancing.  Each intensive includes a variety of classes in multiple styles of dance and the region's top faculty. The goals of this week are to offer the students new challenges and to strengthen their technique for the fall season. This year's intensive will run in-studio.

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Learn the technique, make life long friends, and have fun with us in any of our dance programs.

Pre-School Classes

Introduce your Little One to the art of dance

Pre-School Classes are designed to introduce students to the art of dance. These classes enhance a student's creative ability, attention span, physical mobility and musical comprehension. Students also learn classroom etiquette, cooperation skills, and memorization. The class length is forty-five minutes long with an emphasis on ballet and an incorporation of tap.

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Teen Dance

Fun for all

Our "Plum" level classes are for teenagers interested in trying Dance this year. No experience is necessary to participate in one of our teen classes.  Teens are invited to take ballet, tap, jazz, and hip hop, our most popular teen class at CVDA. Register with a friend this fall to enjoy a great class each week that will get teens up and moving!

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The Company

The Advanced Performing Group

Dancers in our Company have the opportunity to dance in numerous festivals and conventions and travel around the country to experience different styles of dance. These students have multiple performance and master class opportunities throughout the year to broaden their dance experience. Our specialty Company Classes stress performance skills and advanced dance techniques within weekly classes

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The Faculty and Staff at CVDA are passionate about preparing students for performances throughout the year by implementing backstage etiquette into classroom etiquette. Faculty at CVDA take extra care not just to train students in proper technique, but also performance skills to prepare them for the stage.


Find a class today at CVDA

Register online or call the office at 610-594-2771.