• Our Facility

  • Six State-of-the-Art Studios at One Location - Available for Rent!

    Call us for more information at 630-495-4940

  • The Academy of Dance Arts opened in August of 1998 in Downers Grove, Illinois - about 20 miles west of downtown Chicago. The Academy has six spacious state-of-the-art studios under one roof as well as a Pilates training area.

     

  • Studio 1 and all other studios have sprung sub-floors with Marley flooring overlay, mirrors that extend completely down to the floor, excellent lighting, air conditioning, and professional sound systems.

  • Studio 2 is a large state-of-the-art studio with a huge viewing window for observation of classes.

  • Studio 3 is our mid-sized studio is perfect for classes for younger students and has a large viewing window for observation.

  • Studio 4 includes additional storage space for scenery, props, and costumes.  There is additional off-floor space for viewing of classes.

     

  • Studio 5 provides rehearsal space for the Academy Dance Alliance and Ballet Production Rehearsals. Studio 5 also has a large one-way observation windows for parental viewing of classes. In this manner parents may monitor their students progress and development.

     

  • Studio 6, the latest addition at The Academy is our specialized child-friendly and Disney-themed Studio which accommodates the needs of our 2-1/2 through 6 year old students. Lower barres and large studio windows bring in sunlight which creates a warm & friendly atmosphere. Also, a special separate waiting room and one-way viewing window enables parents & siblings to observe student's progress.

  • The Academy facility also includes an inside corridor connecting all 6 studios, additional lounge space, and a kitchen area for students and parents to use as needed.

  • A warm-up and stretch area is located outside of Studio 2 and across from one of the three dressing and bathroom facilities for both male and female dancers of The Academy.

  • A Pilates studio with Reformer is located in a second floor space for semi-private and private instruction.