Welcome to Creative Dance Adventures! We provide imaginative, multi-sensory dance classes and performing arts camps throughout the Austin area.
Our unique approach to dance and performance arts education allows children the freedom to discover their creative and movement potential in a safe, fun and non-competitive atmosphere.
Creative Dance Classes
Creative Dance Classes introduce children to the multifaceted language of dance – including movement concepts of space, time, energy, body placement and awareness, as well as basic ballet terminology and technique.
Each narrative-based lesson is carefully crafted to be interactive and engaging, teaching through a child’s fundamental mode of learning – play.
Children gain self-awareness, self-confidence, and a sense of community through individual exploration, group work, evaluation and reflection.
Our unique approach to teaching is imaginative, challenging and playful, instilling a love of movement that fosters a love of learning and arts appreciation for a lifetime.
KIDSTAR Performing Arts Summer Camps
Kidstar Performing Arts Summer Camps offer hands-on creativity and fun. Children are immersed in choreography, art, music, dance and drama games as they build an exciting child-centered musical. The camp experience culminates with a fully-produced musical for family and friends.
Dancing, theater games, arts projects, fun! Campers are immersed in a new creative medium each day inspired by concepts of line, shape, rhythm, sound, light and color.
History of CDA
Creative Dance Adventures has inspired young children with engaging, imaginative movement and performing arts experiences for over 20 years. Our child-centered approach draws on their natural curiosity and love of play, nurturing their creativity and appreciation of movement, music, story and art.
For the last 17 years Joan Wolfe (Miss Joan) has been the Curriculum Director of the Creative Ballet Division at Ballet Austin Academy where she guides children ages three through five in her thematically based Creative Ballet classes, as well as trains and oversees Ballet Austin Academy instructors in her curriculum. She is also co-founder and artistic director of Kidstar Performing Arts Camps and Arts Explorers – Thinking and Doing Workshops.
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The Hidden Treasure
The Hidden Treasure is charming, fun-filled treasure hunt that whirls from the dance studio to the ocean floor. Boys and girls alike will want to dance and sing along.Learn More
“Dancing is a wonderful thing, children can do everything!”Trinity (Age 5)