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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 […]


In the Spotlight at NWDA

What a month! Winter may be over but dance season is in full swing and our competitive dancers at NWDA have been heating up the stages at Revolution, Thunderstruck, Dupree, and Spotlight! NWDA soloists celebrated their Revolution debut with several top 10 placements, including a first place award to Miss […]


NWDA on a Roll at KAR

Our dancers did a fantastic job performing this weekend at Kids Artistic Revue! We had several Overall High Point placements, Judges’ Choice awards, All Star Dancers, a scholarship recipient and our routines all received Elite Top First and Top First awards! We are also very proud of the ADCC Studio […]


NWDA hits Starpower and NUVO

Congratulations to all of our competitive dancers who attended Starpower and NUVO! Our students rocked it and danced away with several overall placements at both competitions! Our dancers at NUVO also enjoyed a convention weekend with industry-leading instructors and received several scholarship awards! Best of all were the new friendships […]


NWDA at Rainbow

Well, our beloved Seattle Seahawks’ season may have concluded, but our ‪‎dance season‬ is just kicking off! Our dancers enjoyed a fantastic first official competition of the season at Rainbow Dance Competition this weekend! All of our dancers gave their best…. Top overall placements, invitations to New York, Dancer of […]


NWDA’s Angels

Congratulations to NWDA teen ballet students and their instructor, Miye Bishop, on the opening weekend of Skagit Opera’s production of Hansel and Gretel! NWDA dancers took flight on stage as angels in this fairytale classic traditionally set in the Bavarian Alps but reimagined for a PNW audience in the wilds […]