Michigan Academy of Dance and Music

(734) 253-2775

7035 Dexter-Ann Arbor Road
Dexter, MI 48130


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Michigan Academy 



Joining this team is a way for students who love to perform, to get as much out of their dance experience as possible. 

Dancers in this team range in age from 4-8. Members are encouraged to take classes in Jazz, Ballet and Tap. MINI COMPANY dancers are invited by their Academy teachers to join this group. They perform for sporting events, stage shows, and parades in our area. Plus they have the opportunity to attend competitions and convention events.

Not only do these students love to perform, but they also love being part of    a special performing dance group.
Together they learn more than just dance skills and great life lessons will follow them forever.

Some of their performance opportunities include:
•  Parades
•  Retirement Homes
•  Festivals and Community Events
•  Local Elementary and Middle School Educational Shows
•  Charities and Benefits






Junior, Encore & Elite Competition Teams


Many of our dancers strive to be in the Academy Dance Company. After a dancer is in Recreational-Recital classes for a period of time, they may be chosen to join the Company by auditioning.  

Michigan Academy Dance company coaches select the most advanced dancers within each age group. Our Junior Company consists of intermediate dancers who are encouraged to take classes in ballet, jazz and tap. Our Encore Company is a team of advanced dancers who take classes in all genres and our Elite Company dancers compete at the hughest levels in regional and national competitons.  An Audition is required.  Regular auditions are held in May and August, and can be scheduled outside those dates by calling the Academy office.  

Dancers in our Company are an outstanding team that performs at conventions and competitions together. Some dancers may even choose to perform solos during the competitions.

The Company has received National recognition for their excellence in choreography.

Some of their performance opportunities include:
•  Regional and National Dance Competitions
•  Dance Conventions
•  Half-time Shows for Professional Sports Teams
•  College Performances
•  Stage Shows & Parades
•  Retirement Homes
•  Local Elementary and Middle School Educational Shows
•  Festivals and Community Events
•  Charities and Benefits

There are many benefits to being in the Michigan Academy Dance Company!

•  Professional Faculty and Choreographers
•  Development of higher level dance skills
•  Participation in Conventions and Competitions
•  Enjoy performance with your group
•  Learn how to audition
•  Recognition as an Advanced Dancer