ACAD Dancers awarded $9,000 in scholarships!

During the recent competition Academy of Dance Arts dancers were awarded nearly $9,000 in scholarships.  The other highlights include:

  • highest scoring Mini, Petite, and Senior Soloists
  • The Pre-Teen group (5 girls pictured with large trophy) received the highest score for the entire 12 & under age division
  • The entire company (other photo) was awarded scholarships to an invitation only based Summer Program in NYC.  Total scholarships awarded to ADA dancers was $9,000!

Meet our newest faculty member Marles Badillo!

Marles Badillo
Marles Badillo

 Marles Badillo is an ADA alumna, and former member of the ADA Competing Company.  She earned her degree in Early  Childhood Education from USC, and is a kindergarten teacher in Richland Two.  We are thrilled to have our former long time  student return as a faculty member.  Her love for children, and long dance experience make her a valued addition to the ADA  staff.