Come Be A Part of the ADA Family!

Starting our 24th year of dance!

Classes for ALL Ages!

and all levels!

Build your Technique, Strength, Flexibility & Self Confidence!


Recreational Dance!

ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop

Annual Studio Recital!!


ADA Company


Regional & National winning competitive program!


    Instructors with

over 20 yrs experience!

Certified in Cecchetti  Ballet & with Dance Masters of America!



ADA Instructors are certified by DMA, DMI, Cecchetti Council, UCA and are constantly updating their dance and teaching skills to keep up with the every changing world of dance and acro and to keep our methods and choreography fresh and original. Our staff work together to provide an environment that is conducive to learning and beleive that no one class is more important than the other and professionalism will be afforded every student from our pre-school class to our pre-professional cl

Our talented and certified staff!

Sandra Ables - Owner/Instructor. Sandra is a certified dance instructor through Dance Masters of America. She has taught dance for 20 yrs and this is here 8th year of owning and operation ADA. Sandra is a longitme resident of McDonald County, and graduated from MCHS and was a member of  the Scarlet Spurs dance team. Her dancers have gone on to perform and teach dance. Sandra loves the art of dance and is passionate about passing on her love of dance to other generations. 

Eden LeGrand - Instructor/Company Director (Bio coming soon)

Jewell Parnell - Jazz/Contemporary, Hip Hop & Competitive Instructor (Bio coming soon)

Shelly Capps - Asst. Competitive Director, Tap Instructor & 7 & Younger Recreational Instructor (Bio coming soon)

Beth Hickman - Cecchetti Ballet Beginning - Advanced - Bio coming soon

Jeremy Allgood - Acro/Tumble; Jeremy cheered for 3 years here a MCHS. He also cheered with Pittsburgh State Univerisity for 4 years. He worked for 9 years for UCA (Univeral Cheerleading Association). Where he worked as a head instructor, college stagg and event staff. He has been teaching tumbling an stunting for the last 12 years.

Olivia LaCoe - Asst Studio Director - Bio coming soon

Our student interns and studennt assitants - we offer a student intern, student choreographer and student assitants program for dancers in our competitive program. Students must be 13 years or older and be enrolled in our competitive program. Attendance is of upmost importance and working well with children is of our course a must! We treat this as a job and ask of each student in the program to treat it as such. Students are choseen by filling out an application and resume. Attendance, attitude, class preparedness and teacher evaluations go into who is chosen. 

Erin Wolfe - 4 year student intern, 2nd year student choregrapher

Sydney Taylor - 2 yearr student intern

Dani LaCoe - 2 year student intern

Jayden Capps - 1 year class assitant

Zoee Rolland - first year student choreography

Alexis Bishop - second year student assitsant

Sydney Staley - second year student assitant