Excellence in Performing Arts Education

471 Blue Prince Road, , Bluefield, WV, 24701

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About us

Welcome to STARZ Performing Arts Academy. Founded in 2000, STARZ is a Member of the International Dance Council CID at UNESCO, Paris, a Once Upon a Ballet Licensed Studio, and currently the only dance or performing arts academy endorsed by the Mercer County Commission for performing arts education. Offering professional instruction in a positive, family-focused environment, our programs provide well-rounded education with emphasis on technique, performance, and an appreciation of the arts. STARZ currently offers classes for both Recreational and Competitive students in Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Hip-Hop, Stretching & Conditioning, Technique & Progressions, Contortions, Aerial Silks, Tumbling, Acro, Piano, Voice, Guitar, Music Theory & Acting. Creative, focused, and competitive, our academy is highly dedicated to providing the Two Virginias with proper and exceptional instruction from Teachers Certified through Bolshoi Ballet (Moscow), the International Dance Council CID (Paris), CLI Studios, Acrobatic Arts, and Acro Dance Teacher's Association.

Joffrey Ballet School Auditions

Dancers ages 8 to 25 are invited to audition for any worldwide Joffrey Ballet School Summer Intensive during the Audition Tour. Auditions are held at in-person locations across the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan, Mexico, and January 13th at STARZ!

All dancers, new and returning, are required to audition, in consideration for Summer acceptance, scholarships, and placement.

Master Classes

Don't miss Master Classes with Broadway's Olivia Rose Cece & Cassy Surianello Friday, January 5th through Sunday, January 7th at STARZ! Open to Dancers ages 6 & Up from ANY STUDIO, this is a fabulous opportunity to take class from two of the most sought-after performers in the industry!

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Phone: 304-910-9647
Email: dancewithstarz@gmail.com
Address: 471 Blue Prince Road
Bluefield, WV 24701