San Diego’s Best Dance Studio in Carmel Valley

North County DanceArts, Inc. has been in North County for over 38 years. Best known for its professional, positive teaching staff, the quality of training is superb.

Recognized as having the most professional teaching staff in all of San Diego County and voted “Best Dance Studio” in San Diego County. We provide all levels of dance instruction from beginning through professional. Teaching technique, terminology, and discipline to further students in their dance careers.

We have the highest quality flooring and sound equipment to help enhance the best stage and competition coaching available. We offer private instruction and scholarships available for those who qualify.

Class Schedules

We host classes 7 days a week, mornings, afternoons and evenings. View the schedule here.

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Class Descriptions

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This team will take your dance knowledge and confidence to a new level.

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Adult Programs

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2019 Annual Recital Information

Annual Recital 2019

The 2019 Annual Dance Recital held on July 26th and 27th, 2019 was a smashing success! Thank you to everyone who participated, danced, volunteered and attended! View the Recital Page to order the official DVD, access the official Program and relive the great show!

Visit 2019 Recital Page

Four Years Running! Nominated for a BRAVO San Diego Award for Best Dance Performance/Best Dance Company by San Diego Theatre Review in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017!


San Diego A-List 2017 Best Dance Studio Top 5 Finalist
2014 Bravo San Diego Award
2017 Readers Choice
2018 Small Business Excellence Award
2018 Readers Choice
2016 Readers Choice
Association of Dance Conventions & Competitions
San Diego A List

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I rate them all highly. Its really nice to see someone who is genuinely into the kids, not just looking to make a buck!
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Latest News & Announcements

We Are Resting Up for the New 2019-2020 Dance Year – NCDA Closed for All Classes from Sunday, July 28th through Sunday, August 25th

North County DanceArts will be closed for maintenance and repair from Sunday, July 28th through Sunday, August 25th and will re-open for the New 2019-2020 Dance Year on Monday, August 26th. [...]

Vote Now through August 12th to Make North County DanceArts Inc Carmel Valley’s #1 Dance Studio

Every year, readers of the Del Mar Times, Carmel Valley News, Solana Beach Sun and Rancho Santa Fe Review vote for their favorite businesses in a variety of categories. North County DanceArts has been voted Best Dance Studio for over 38 years. Vote t [...]

Back to School Boot Camp with Louis McKay for Teens & Adults – August 19th – August 22nd

Beginning Monday, August 19th Join Louis McKay and Warm up to the 2019-2020 Dance Year by attending the “Back to School Boot Camp 2019”. This four day intensive is packed full of tap and jazz of every level especially designed for Teen [...]

NCDA’s “Serendipity” 2019 Annual Dance Showcase Opens to Rave Review

North County DanceArts' 2019 "Serendipity" Annual Dance Showcase Opens to Rave Review! "North County DanceArts' "Serendipity" was again a First Class evening of entertainment, with dancing of every style done by dancers of every age, up to around ei [...]