Recreational Dance Classes

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Recreational Dance Classes

Texarkana Dance Academy’s Recreational Dance Program provides students with a variety of genres to explore while physically developing the body in flexibility, body placement, core strength, movement and coordination.

TDA students have the opportunity to perform in recitals and storybook ballets plus the Nutcracker and an annual winter showcase. Students are encouraged to enroll in multiple classes to hasten advancement and develop diversity in dance styles.


Our Dance Styles Include

Classical ballet is the foundation of all dance and is the building block of our program. We stay true to traditional ballet technique, vocabulary, grace and expression.

Our Jazz and Hip Hop Classes include current and popular styles emphasizing the athleticism of dance and confident stage presence.


Our tap classes focus on rhythm, musicality, and personality

Our contemporary dance classes explore the emotional side of dance. Relying on self expression through movement

Clogging is a type of folk dance practiced in the United States, in which the dancer’s footwear is used percussively by striking the heel, the toe, or both against a floor or each other to create audible rhythms, usually to the downbeat with the heel keeping the rhythm

Tumbling is the skill and practice of executing gymnastics without the apparatus. It focuses on building strength, coordination and flexibility.

Drill Team Technique is designed to prepare those dancers wishing to try out for their middle and/or high school drill team. Work on your high kicks, leaps, turns, and precision in this class.

What you’ll get with Texarkana Dance Academy

  • Healthy Body & Mind

    Dancing is a whole body workout that’s fun! It’s good for your heart, it makes you stronger, and it can help with your balance and coordination.

  • Great Music & Costumes

    We hand-pick every piece of music and costumes to tailor it specifically for each class.

  • Creative & Fun People

    Our staff will not only prepare you for great success as a dancer, but we will have fun doing it!

Our Recreational Dance Classes

Advancement is based on correct placement, skill mastery, and instructor recommendations – not by age which means all classes have a variety of age levels. Students spend an average of two years at each level before mastering the skills to advance. They will receive annual skill tests and Ballet students will take an additional vocabulary test.

Beginning Level

Level 1 Dance Classes

Beginning Level

Level 2 Dance Classes

Building Level

Level 3 Dance Classes

Advanced Level

Level 4 Dance Classes

Elite Level

Level 5 Dance Classes

Tuition and Fees

Annual Fees

Registration Fee


Annually (per family)

Recital Fee


Annually (per student)

*not to exceed $200/family*

Monthly Fees

Intro Experience

$ 75-139
Per Month
  • 1-2 Classes of Dance Each Week

Explorer Experience

$ 195-240
Per Month
  • 3-4 Classes of Dance Each Week

Ultimate Experience

$ 240-281
Per Month
  • 4-5+ Classes of Dance Each Week