star About Us

DancExplosion Arts Center, DEAC, strives to teach quality dance education & encourage unique artistic expression in our dancers. DEAC offers a variety of classes including but not limited to Ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, hip hop, contemporary, modern, and tumbling. Classes are also offered for solos, duets, or competitive dance. In addition to the wide variety of classes offered at DEAC, classes are offered for 2 years through adults. DancExplosion is committed to proper training & the art of dance. Arts education empowers and defines self-esteem, discipline, creativity and self-confidence. These life principles will become a part of each student whether they pursue a professional career or dance recreationally. The world is a stage, let us all dance on it together!

star Qualified, Caring Instructors

Classes are instructed with the DEAC philosophy in mind: To help each child achieve success through their dance skills, team work, and physical fitness. DEAC Staff are highly educated & profession. We attend seminars and dance related events to further educate, adjust to changing dance trends, and be instructed by world-renowned master teachers. DEAC Teachers have degrees and years of training in dance.

star Convenience

DancExplosion Arts Center is located on Babcock Blvd; we are equipped with ample parking for those who stay at the studio. For those that drop off at the studio, we are minutes away from Ross Park Mall, supermarkets, and various other retail shops. Babcock Blvd is located only 11 minutes from city of Pittsburgh and 25 minutes from Cranberry Twp; which makes travel affordable. Our studio is also available for rental for your special occasions.

star Family Oriented Atmosphere

We pride ourselves in the family oriented atmosphere of our studio. All choreography and costumes are age-appropriate. We encourage our students to be disciplined, respectful, and kind-hearted. The studio is a place that many students call their second home. We are so proud of each child's development on and off of the dance floor. The World is a STAGE and the lessons your child learns from their dance teacher help to shape them in and out of the studio. We pride ourselves in teaching the important lessons of dance as well as skills that will help our students grow outside of dance.


DEAC monthly tuition is based upon the total number of hours the student/family dances per week. An annual fee is divided into ten (10) monthly installments paid the first of each month; from the point of registration through June. Each class is guaranteed 36 lessons. Our Current Calendar offers 37-38 lessons per class & solo to accommodate for snow days and unexpected cancellations.

    Tuition is due the 1st of the Month; courtesy is given until the 10th.
    We accept debit, credit, cash, & checks.
  • Payments received after the 10th are charged a $10.00 late fee. No exceptions.
  • $5.00 Phone payment convenience fee
  • $30 NSF fee for returned checks

Expenses for costumes, recital fees, private lessons, and tickets to events are additional. Holidays have been accounted for in the tuition calculations. There are no discounts for holidays taken, vacations or missed classes. All student families will be required to register in person and pay a registration fee. Students may withdraw from any class by filling out a withdrawal slip with 14 days before the next billing cycle. Each registered student will receive a welcome packet which includes information on our policies, dress code guidelines, calendar, schedule, and studio information.

starFree Trial Class!

DEAC offers one free trial class to each dance family. At this time, you can take a tour of the studio, speak to a member of our staff, and inquire about the classes and disciplines we have to offer.

    Refer a Friend Program:
  • SAVE $15 off next month tuition when a dance family refers a friend whom registers and pays for 1st month of dance class (Incentive valid one per family, per season)
    Triple Threat:
  • Register for 3 classes or more through DEAC & Save $5.00 off your registration fee for becoming a DEAC Triple Threat! (Incentive valid one per family, per season)