Classic Dance Academy (CDA)

7036 S. Potomac St, Centennial 80112

(303) 706-0273

conveniently located just south of Arapahoe Rd & Potomac St in Centennial, 1/2 mile north of Denver Broncos headquarters.

   CDA is Colorado's premeire school for dance training.  We INSPIRE EXCELLENCE in every student that enters our doors!  With a professional staff of highly educated instructors we offer the highest quality dance training in a warm, nurturing environment.  We believe students grow through encouragement and positive guidance.  Specialized structured programs for the tiny dancer ages 3-6 years old up to a pre-professional level ballet training program for the serious ballet student.  Performance opportunities include an annual production of The Nutcracker and our student showcase performance "A Classic Performance" in June.  Come join the CDA dance family! 

Fall registration is open all year long!  To register online click the link here:

~A good teacher explains, a great teacher inspires~

"A Classic Performance" our annual student showcase featuring Classic Dance Academy students Friday June 3, 6:30pm, Saturday June 4, 12:00pm.  Act II is our ballet production "Cinderella" with Colorado Ballet guest artist Kevin Gael-Thomas.  Held at Chapparal high School theater 15655 Brookstone Dr Parker 80134  Don't miss these beautiful performances!  Reserved seating Tickets on sale May 6, 2016 $17 purchase online

SUMMER 2016 info coming soon!  Summer registration opens March 5.  Annual pre-professional Summer Intensive Program held July 5-29-acceptance by audition only, audition date Saturday April 23rd, 9:30-11:00am registration opens at 9:00am

Please click here to read a wonderful article featuring CDA's production of The Nutcracker 2015:

Check out our video slideshow of both casts of The Nutcracker 2013!

  • We are the home of the MAYA LUKASIK (Youth America Grand Prix "Hope" award winner 2015, 3rd placeclassical 2016), GABRIELE LUKASIK (Youth America Grand Prix Denver 2012 & 2014 1st place, 2013 3rd place, 2015 2nd place, 2016 2nd place; 2015 & 2016 1st place Denver Ballet Guild Young Dancers Scholarship Competition & Outstanding Young Artist award recipient) & ZIMMI COKER (1st place & Florence Ruston award winner 2014!  2nd place winner 2012 Denver Ballet Guild Young Dancers Scholarship Competition , 2013 Youth Grand Prix Award winner! currently a studio company member with American Ballet Theater in New York)  Congratulations!
  • "Classic Dancers" is CDA's performing and competing company, celebrating our 5th season!  In our first seasons we took home many top awards including "Best School", "Outstanding Energy", "Sportsmanship Award", "Class Act" award & Top High Score Awards & first place trophies.
  • BRAVO! CDA's The Nutcracker is honored to receive an incredible review by Don Atwood with World Dance Reviews, click here to view