In 2010, Alice and Lauren raised the bar for dance education and performance in Central Virginia when they opened J'adore Dance. This mother-daughter duo prides themselves on providing the finest in dance education and customer service, while exposing dancers of all levels to the beauty and joy of dance.

At J'adore Dance, we are passionate about not only creating strong technical dancers, but strong, motivated and creative individuals who can take this discipline into all aspects of their lives. The studio mission is to inspire our students to become respectful, compassionate, and brave adults who are active in changing the world around them.

The principles, disciplines, artistry, and mental-physical development acquired through the study of dance provide students with confidence, focus, and grace for success in years to come. At J'adore Dance, your dancer will find their years of dancing nothing less than exceptional.

what to expect

  • Quality instruction using a curriculum designed specifically for the dancers and programs of J'adore Dance

  • Separate business and artistic departments for efficient and professional customer service

  • A modest and positive environment for younger ladies and gentleman with strong leaders and role models for them to look up to

  • Friendly and knowledgable staff to assist you in and outside of the classroom

  • Competitive pricing for year round and short term programs

  • State of the art facility and equipment for proper training and comfort

  • Three annual performances to showcase dancers of all ages and abilities

  • Kind, patient and motivated staff who value, respect and fulfill the mission and philosophies of J'adore Dance

  • Exclusive opportunities for dancers to work with guest faculty and perform regionally and nationally

  • A professional performing and competitive company for young aspiring dancers to take their training to new heights

  • Sound preparation for dancers seeking a professional and/or collegiate career in dance and the performing arts