Revolution Dance and Academy of the Arts is East Mesa's most unique studio and an ADCC Studio of Excellence! Revolution offers a variety of recreational dance classes for students as young as 18 months to Adults, as well as Preschool, Kinder Prep, and Pre Pro! Discover what makes Revolution different and why we have been voted one of the best studios in the East Valley! We cannot wait for you to join our family!
Dancers as young as 18 months to Adults have the opportunity to train in a variety of genres based on the amount of hours families want to commit to. Revolution offers combo classes in all genres offered at our studio for dancers 3-4yrs and 5-7yrs of age, as well as leveled classes for ages 8+ in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, tumbling and acro, hip hop, musical theatre, stretch and strength, Pom, and more!
Revolution's Performance Team is the perfect hybrid for dancers who train recreationally but want to do more! These dancers commit to a minimum of 3 classes per week and represent RDA at any events in the community! This is an open group to all ages and an amazing preparation program for competitive dance!
Fierce Dance Company
Fierce Dance Company is Revolution's competition group. Fierce is a special acronym created by RDA's alumni, and our companies are based on each acronym and the colors of our studio. Company is reserved for elite dancers of all ages who must audition or be evaluated for placement. Placement is determined based on a dancer's age and level. Ruby Company is our introductory group, training a minimum of 5 hours. Pink, Teal, Onyx, Platinum, and Crystal Company train a minimum of 10 hours. Company competes both regionally and nationally, as well as represents RDA in the community at applicable events.
Preschool and Kinder Prep
Revolution’s Performing Arts Preschool and Kinder Prep is a holistic program that incorporates guided inquiry-based academic learning, curriculum centered around common core standards, and creative expression through music, dance and art. Children are unique in their learning styles and it is important to structure an environment that allows all students to thrive. When the arts are integrated into the curriculum, children have an invaluable experience to discover the complexities of the world in which they live in. They develop thoughts and feelings that are unique, all the while being provided with structure that will prepare them for a successful education. We strive to create an environment that allows each and every child to thrive, both now and throughout their education.
Families may select half day and full day schedules that best fit their needs, based on the program. RDA also offers before and after care options!
Pre Pro is RDA's academic program for students K-12 who either homeschool or choose alternative education/flexible schedules, in order to train pre professionally. Families have the autonomy of choosing their school, utilizing our Learning Coach, attending full day or half day, and tailoring the program. All RDA staff members working in this program have degrees, certifications, or are highly qualified in dance and education, and will provide quality mentorship and instruction to your student!
An Educational Facility
Highly Qualified Staff
Personalized, Alternative Schooling
15 Hours of Professional Training
National Honors Society for Dance Arts