El Dorado Dance Academy (EDDA) provides multi-disciplinary dance training for students of all ages, guiding dancers in every stage of their artistic development, from the very beginning to pre-professional levels. EDDA offers classes for children from 2.5 years old to pre-teens, teens, adults and seniors. EDDA is a welcoming, professional environment with spirited instructors who are experts in their fields.
El Dorado Dance Academy serves as an artistic nexus for the community with resident performing dance company, Kaleidoscope, touring within the county as well as state, national and international showings. EDDA also hosts Prism, and Spectrum apprentice dance companies preparing students for admission into Kaleidoscope.
As a member of the El Dorado Arts Council, EDDA aims to provide access for its students to all the arts, and collaborate toward performing opportunities and charity work in the area making dance a gift back to the community. With a business and artistic positioning of cooperation, rather than competition, EDDA helps in the cultivation of a site for education, recreation and fitness within the community and engages the more powerful qualities of artistic productivity, personal advancement and individual self-worth.
Through the teaching of dance, EDDA's mission is to instill integrity in both dance and life.