An introduction to ballet and jazz dance through creative movement and improvisational expression. Ages 3-6
Miss Dodds is “the bomb” ! She is so spirit-filled and honestly a good person. She is able to pull things out of children that will amaze you.
Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced level instruction in multiple genres of dance including, but not limited to ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary/lyrical, hiphop, tap, African, tumbling, and character/theatre. Ages 7-18
It’s program is unlike any other I have seen in that they take a wholistic approach towards their members and because of that, our girls love being a part.
The youth company represents diPA Center, Inc in communities throughout the U.S., aligning God’s word through the performing arts. This program is invitation only and is designed to provide young artists a platform through which they can be challenged in their artistry and ministry while challenging and inspiring audiences through relevant, bold, and cutting edge ministry through dance.
Sydney has been a student of diPA for 6 years. This program has enriched my daughter’s life beyond measure.
Art in Education
diPA Center, Inc’s Arts in Education leg acquires partnerships with organizations with the goal of filling the void of arts education in America’s schooled populations by serving the k-12 community through the provision of a variety of instructional dance classes.
Watching diPA dance touches my soul. Tears of emotion are a common reaction at each performance. diPA is not just a dance and performing arts studio, it is a MINISTRY.
Dr. Carmen L C Palmer
College & Young Adult
A no cost, audition based, pre-professional dance and performing arts company that provides young adult artists the opportunity to continue to train and perform in the community. Ages 18-28
diPA has provided my child with confidence, spirituality, and a love for dance like no other.
For the beginning to intermediate adult dancer, interested in obtaining quality dance instruction and/or performance opportunities in an atmosphere of sisterhood and ministry.
I chose diPA for the values. Each time I searched the web and reviewed/researched different dance centers, diPA stood above the others.
All Star Dance Team
diPA All Star Dance Team is a faith based Arts in Education effort partnering with high school serving entities, (public, private, and/or alternative), through the provision of a community wide college preparatory high school dance team. Members of the dance team will consist of students of all different high schools and will be provided the opportunity to be leaders in their communities. They will perform at the top high school basketball games within their community bringing school spirit and a standard of excellence. Performing members are required to:
1. maintain a 3.0 minimum GPA
2. annually study for and take the ACT or SAT exam
3. annually perform a minimum of 5 community service hours 4. annually fundraise
diPA Summer Programs
diPA Summer Programs, a 4 week full day summer dance intensive, provides daily inspirational reading, body conditioning, stretch, dance training in multiple genres and choreography in preparation for a small culminating exhibition. The program also has a nutrition component that focusses on preventative health through proper eating.