Dance Classes in Santa Cruz
Never stop dancing!
IAD, where dancers train with the best for life…Dance for JOY!
Dynamic, challenging and enjoyable dance classes.
Knowledgeable, professional and caring instructors.
Our studio offers premier dance classes for dancers of all ages and experience levels. Because we are located right here in Santa Cruz, we are conveniently located and easy to access. If you’re interested in dancing with us, you can learn more about or expert instructors, state-of-the-art studios, and our vision, mission, and goals on our about page.
New to Ballet? Check out our Beginning Ballet Online Course (
$297 $97 for a limited time)
For our young dancers and families
View our schedule for ballet, lyrical, hip-hop, tap, and more
Open your online family account to register for classes
Sign-in and manage your family account here
Sign up for our dance classes and learn fun choreography with incredible instructors, right here in Santa Cruz! Because our dancers are dedicated, versatile, and dancing for joy, they are strong and graceful—in and out of the studio. And that’s not all. We have something here for all ages, and all experience levels, so whether you’ve been dancing since you were a “little tutu,” or are just heading to your first adult dance class, our caring instructors will help guide you in your journey of joy!
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