South Shore Dance Alliance

HEART.SOUL.Dance. it's what we do.

If you're looking for professional dance classes in ballet, jazz, modern, and tap, teamed with outstanding performance opportunities, look no further than South Shore Dance. As a premiere dance studio and performing company in northwest Indiana and home to award-winning dancers, instructors, and choreographers, South Shore Dance Alliance (SSDA) is founded on the principles of strong work ethic, outstanding discipline, technical expertise and instruction, and a love and passion for dance that embraces students, performers, and audiences alike.

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South Shore Dance Alliance is a not-for-profit entity dedicated to enhancing the educational and artistic experience of aspiring young dancers in the Northwest Indiana area. It was also founded on the premise that no aspiring dancer shall be denied access to training due to lack of financial resources.


We need your help to insure that the next generation of dedicated dancers can receive the quality training and performance opportunities they deserve.


LEap into the Arts 

Don't miss the Leap 2016 gala on Friday, February 26 from 6 to 10 p.m. It's our biggest fundraiser of the year—and it's a fun and fantastic evening! You can order tickets online or at the studio. 


Check out the latest news, watch performance and teaching videos, and read success stories of current and former South Shore Dance Alliance students and company members.


SSDA's scholarship and company performance programs are unique to the  Northwest Indiana dance community. Please support SSDA with a donation.

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