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.

A New Era

The award-winning STARZ Performing Arts Academy will proudly present their 24th annual Spring Recital, "A New Era", Friday, May 31st & Saturday, June 1st, 7:00 pm at the Chuck Mathena Center. Tickets on sale now!

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Registration is now open for Summer & Fall Classes! Join us for our 25th Anniversary Season!

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