The Life of a Competitive Dancer

Our team dancers are wrapping up another successful competition season, scheduling final practices before heading to nationals and looking towards next year with anticipation. At the same time, some of our recreational dancers may be wondering what competition dance is and if it’s a good fit for them. Here’s a […]

Spotlight Shines on NWDA

Our competition team had an amazing weekend at Spotlight Dance Cup’s second stop in Seattle where dancers took to the stage to perform their routines. ¬†Dancers from our smallest minis to our oldest teens lit the stage with their presence, demonstrating dance styles from jazz to contemporary, lyrical to hip […]

NWDA Dancers Awaken at Dupree

dupree2017 from Abner Hernandez on Vimeo. Our dancers had a phenomenal weekend at Dupree Dance Convention’s Seattle stop. For many of our students, it was their first exposure to the fast, fun, and fabulous style of Bollywood and they can’t wait to try it again! Dancers also enjoyed classes in […]

NWDA Sparkles at Rainbow

This slideshow requires JavaScript. The first competition of the season is always particularly exciting because we finally get to see the results of hours of hard work on stage and it can also be a great occasion to refine routines and spot areas of improvement to focus on throughout the […]

NWDA News Flash!

¬† We interrupt your regularly scheduled Monday program with this announcement! One of our talented dancers, Madison Young, was featured in an Everett Herald news article about her recent participation in the Dance Across The USA project! Maddy was chosen out of 3000 applicants from across the country to represent […]

NWDA Shows Up the Storm

¬† Despite the dismal weather forecast, NWDA dancers enjoyed illuminating inhouse workshop classes with Mikey Trasoras and Moises Parra of The Art of Movement on October 15th! Dancers had the chance to explore their contemporary and hip hop skills while learning new choreography. Several scholarships were awarded for the upcoming […]

NWDA Rocks August Master Classes

August brought the return of two of our favorite Spotlight Dance Cup personalities to the NWDA studio, Stacy Paydo and Adam DiLoreto! Stacy and Adam took a break from their work at Radio City Music Hall to work with our dancers, focusing on contemporary and jazz dance during their master […]

Summer Fun with NWDA

Every year our NWDA Competition Team visits a nationals competition to perform with other studios from across the country but this year there was a little twist. Instead of traveling as one large team, NWDA went bicoastal with two jam-packed trips! In early July, our mini, petite, and junior dancers […]

Spring has Sprung at NWDA

Our dancers have been doing what they do best this month at Radix Dance, Spotlight, and In10sity, bringing our regional competition season to a satisfying close. Our dancers were thrilled to attend Radix Dance Convention‘s first visit to Vancouver, WA, where they enjoyed challenging master classes with top industry professionals […]

NWDA Celebrates with Celebrity Dance

NWDA was in Seattle for Celebrity Dance’s Sweet ’16 tour this past weekend in Seattle. NWDA soloists and teams shone on stage, earning high gold and platinum awards as well as several Top-3 Category and Top-3 Overall placements across multiple divisions! Special congratulations to our Poodles in Paris and Stitches […]