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Looking for an activity for the kids to do right before school starts?

Join The Studio School of Dance Workshop and train with our faculty. This 1-week Workshop offers your child the opportunity to  strengthen as a dancer, expand their artistic voice and broaden their movement vocabulary in new and exciting ways. Dancers can join us by the class, by the day or for the week.
Students ages 6 and up will participate in the following dance styles: BALLET, CONTEMPORARY, STRETCHING/ CONDITIONING, CHOREOGRAPHY, DANCE HISTORY, ETC.


  • Dates: Wednesday. August 8th- Thursday, August 9th
  • Daily Schedule:
    • 9:30-11:00 am Ballet
    • 11:00-11:30 Lunch Break
    • 11:30-1:00 Contemporary
    • 1:00-2:30 Strength & Conditioning/ Choreography
  • Cost:
    • By the Class $22.50
    • By the Day $63.00



  • Dates: Monday. August 6th- Friday, August 10th
  • Times: 6:30-8:00 pm
  • Cost:
    • By the Class $20.00



Class size is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. We recommend registering as early as possible, as classes do fill up. Class capacity is 10-15 students for ages 8 and up. Classes will be divided by age group based on enrollment.


To Register please click “Register” link below to join The Studio School of Dance.We accept  Mastercard, Visa, Discover.

Register Class Days Times Ages Class Starts Registration Fee
Register The Studio Dance Workshop (Beginner/ Intermediate) Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:30am-2:30pm 6 – 11 08/06/2018 63.00
Register The Studio Dance Workshop (Advanced) Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 6:30pm-8:00pm 12 – 18 08/06/2018 20.00

Come See Us at NOLA Baby & Child Fest!!

The Studio is thrilled to participate in the 7th Annual New Orleans Baby and Child Fest!!! This events takes place on Saturday October 1st at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. Stop by between 10 -4 pm to learn, shop and play with more than 100 vendors including boutiques, monogramming services, schools, photographers, birthday party places, fitness, toys, interactive kids activities, home decor, gifts and more.

The Studio School of Dance is thrilled to perform once again this year. Stop by our booth to meet are beautiful dancers as well as to enter to win amazing prizes!!

$5 advance tickets ($8 at the door). Children 12 and under get in FREE! Parking is free Visit from more information!!



The Nutcracker Tea Party is the perfect way to kick off your family’s holiday festivities!

Calling All Dancers!!



NOLA Dance Project is currently looking for dancers for the 2018-2019 season. We are in search of dancers ages 8 to 21 that not only want performance opportunities but also have a passion for dance and are wanting to experience a new fun and innovative way of expression. 

The Mission of NOLA DANCE PROJECT is to inspire creativity, begin a conversation and educate the community in dance. We strive to enhance and enrich the local dance community by hiring world renowned teachers, choreographers and dancers to conduct master classes as well as offer performance opportunities to our company members.

-Must be between the ages of 8 and 21
-Must be registered to take at least 1. 5 hours of class at The Studio School of Dance
-Must be able to attend rehearsal on Fridays (when required), Master Classes and other educational events host by NOLA Dance Project and The Studio School of Dance

Date of Audition:
Friday, September 28th

5:00-6:45pm Ages 8-11
7:00-8:40 pm Ages 12 -21
(Please arrive early so that classes can start on time) 

FREE to Audition

-Girls- Black Leotard, Pink Tights, Ballet flats, Pointe Shoes (if currently on pointe), Black socks, Black shorts
-Boys- White Shirt, Black Tights, Ballet Shoes, Black Socks

For more information please contact Diana Madrigal-Barnitz at





The Studio School of Dance strives to provide dance opportunities to dancers of all ages and levels. This year we are thrilled to have the space and the demand to expand our Adult Dance Program it include Ballet, Modern and Contemporary. 


Our classes welcome adult dancers of all ages and levels to come by and experiences the joy of dance. 

Class Schedule

  • Tuesday:
    • 5:00-6:00 (Pilates)
    • 7:30-8:30 pm  ( Mixed Level Ballet)
  • Wednesday
    • 5:30-6:30  (Yoga)
    • 6:30-7:30 (Mixed Level Modern)
  • Thursday
    • 5:30-6:30 pm (Booty Barre)
    • 6:30-7:45 pm (Mixed Level Contemporary)
    • 6:40-7:40 pm (Booty Barre)
  • Saturday
    • 10:00-11:00 (Pilates)



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The Studio School of Dance is currently accepting new students for the 2018-2019 training season!! 

We believe that dance provides a foundation for success in life. The skills learned in the dance classroom transfer to other area of a student’s life. Dance classes increase the child’s well-being by improving his/her physical development and intellectual skills and by increasing self-discipline. _8105156The Studio subscribes to teaching through positive reinforcement and nurturing in order to produce a life-long respect and love for dance, as well as, very happy and well-trained young dancers. It encourages the stimulation and cultivation of the creative nature of the student through dance education.  The Studio School of Dance promotes an atmosphere of excitement and fun while never drifting from the true professionalism and discipline required to becoming proficient in the art. Its students are given an opportunity to discover their own potential, not only as dancers, but as choreographers and teachers. 


New to The Studio? Come by one of our Open House Events to tour our facility, meet our instructors, take a placement class and register for classes.

Open house flyerThe Studio Offers Classes in Ballet, Mommy and Me, Creative Movement, Adult Dance Program, Contemporary, Modern, Art, Pilates, Yoga, Boys Hip Hop, Master Classes and more…

August 14th 4:00-8:00 pm (Placement / Trial Classes 6-7:30 pm)
August 15th 4:00-8:00 pm (Placement / Trial Classes 6-7:30 pm)
August 16th 4:00-8:00 pm (Placement / Trial Classes 6-7:30 pm)
August 18th 12:00-3:00 pm (Placement / Trial Classes 1-2:30pm)

Your first placement/trial class is free.

Please wear a black leotard, pink tights, ballet shoes, and your hair in a neat ballet bun

Can’t make Open House… You can register below. 

By signing up you are merely reserving  a spot in of our school.  There is a $35 non-refundable registration plus one full month must be paid to secure your spot. This will be applied to May 2019 and is non-refundable.

Classes will begin Wednesday, September 5th. 

To Register please click “Register” link below to join The Studio School of Dance.We accept  MasterCard, Visa, Discover.

Once you pay your registration fee, you will receive an email giving you access to our  parent portal to begin enrolling in classes.


Register Class Description Registration Fee
Register 2018-2019 OPEN ENROLLMENT By signing up you are merely reserving a spot in of our school. Schedule and Class Level will be sent by email or given to the student during Open House. Classes will begin Wednesday, September 5th. 35.00
Register Art With Barnitz Art  The Studio School of Dance and BARNITZ ART are partnering up to offer fine arts classes for children between the ages 5 to 13.  Courses include: Art Foundations; Art Fundamentals; Advanced Art. Each semester will end with an Art Show displaying the kids work. 35.00
Register Adult Ballet  Taking part in an adult Ballet class is good for your body as well as your mind. Besides promoting cardiovascular fitness and posture this introductory class provides a welcoming and friendly class for adults. 15.00
Register Mommy and Me With Mommy (or Daddy) close by, students will learn the basics of dance, while engaging in hands-on movement activities essential to proper development in coordination, recognizing music and rhythms, counting and timing, and self-confidence. 15.00
Register Homeschooling Program Semester 1 This program, focused on the art of dance, is formulated with the homeschooler in mind. Our quality program offers meaningful and enriching experiences, using dance to cultivate emotional expression and self-esteem, while developing lasting friendships. 35.00


Join THE STUDIO SCHOOL OF DANCE this Holiday Season… Save The Dates

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The Studio School of Dance Holiday Market is a great way to kick off the holiday shopping season. Come buy our beautiful studios and shop with our vendors from 9:00-3:00pm




Location: Rivertown Arts Council Community Courtyard
                  409 Williams Blvd.
                  Kenner, LA 70062
                 November 18th, 2017 -“Down By the River
                 Opening Reception (5-8 PM)
                 December 16th, 2017 -“Down By the River”
                 (5 – 8 PM)
                 January 20th, 2018  –   “Down By the River”
                (5 – 8 PM)
                February 24th, 2018  – “Down by the River”
                CLOSING RECEPTION (5 – 8 PM)

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2017 Nutcracker Tea Party

December 10th & December 16th

Join us and celebrate this holiday season with a very special occasion which we hope will become one of your family’s holiday traditions.

Sunday, December 10th @ The Cannery
12:00-3:00 pm

Saturday, December 16th @ Chateau Golf and Country Club
12:00-3:00 pm

Ticket Prices:
Age 1 and Under: No Charge
General Admission: $40.00 per person
General Admission with Adult Beverage: $55.00 per person
Want to purchase a Table Contact us at


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Our campaign is a special invitation for you to be an active part of the dance community in New Orleans as well as  to get more directly involved with The Studio School of Dance and NOLA DANCE Project. You’ll also receive acknowledgment and, depending on your giving level, special rewards for your participation, online ‘thank you” listings, The Studio School of Dance collectibles, and opportunities to be a part of our process by attending performances and an exclusive meet and greet with the dancers and choreographer after a sneak peek of the work during an in-studio rehearsal.


The creation of a new company to inspire creativity…NOLA DANCE Project

The Studio School of Dance is excited to announce the creation of their dance company, NOLA DANCE Project.


In its inaugural season, the Mission of NOLA DANCE PROJECT is to inspire creativity, begin a conversation and educate the community in dance.

We hope it offers the  opportunity and a safe space for our performers and resident choreographers to develop their personal creative process.

Only through the generosity of like-minded patrons can NEW ORLEANS DANCE Project premier thrilling works.  Make a donation, become a member below at the level that is right for you.

Join us and Be Part of the Experience


NOLA DANCE Project is a Fractured Atlas sponsored project. Fractured Atlas is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Contributions for the purposes of NOLA DANCE PROJECT are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.