Our classes for 2019-2020 dance season are closed. 

We will have a summer class session beginning in June.

Please check back in May for more information. 

Registration for our 2020-2021 dance season will be in August.

* We have openings in our Adult classes.  See details below

DDDS – Building the Skills to Dance & the Confidence for Life


Located in Akron/Green Ohio since 1960

Our mission is to provide an excellent dance education from highly qualified instructors who teach with enthusiasm, are motivating, encouraging, and lead by example in a nurturing, safe, and fun environment. 


We strive to inspire dancers of all ages, at every skill level, to achieve their fullest potential and grow strong in body, mind and spirit. 


It is our goal to be a positive influence in the dance & local communities by setting high standards in Integrity, Leadership, Character, Responsibility & Professionalism for our entire dance family.

Studio News

*Updated March 18th 2020

Hey current/past DDDS students, parents, teachers or friends! Join our private DDDS Family Group page on Facebook! 

We are having fun staying in contact with each other!


Here's the link to join.

Check out the pics

from our Big Sis Lil sis/bro event! 

Located under our Calendar tab above,

then click "Events" 

DDDS Social Feed

@D_D_D_S  Instagram Feed.

*Updated every 24 hours

Our 59th Annual Dance Recital

 May 31st 2020

2pm & 4pm

Canton Palace Theatre

*more info to follow in the spring

Studio Hours

September - May

Mon - Thurs: 4:30 - 8:30pm
Fri: Closed
Sat: 8:30am - 12:30pm
Sun: Closed



Contact Us

767 East Turkeyfoot Lake Road, Akron, OH 44319, USA

Located in Lower Level of The Clark Plaza

(330) 896-2364

767 East Turkeyfoot Lake Road, Akron, OH 44319, USA

Located in the Lower Level of the Clark Plaza

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