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KDA Welcomes our New Competition Director!

We are very proud and excited to announce the newest addition to our KDA family – Saylor Ann Burgess will be joining the team as Krew Director.

Saylor Ann Burgess began dancing at the age of 3 in North Carolina. She began her competitive training in California and continued after moving to the Kansas City area. Saylor competed and won many top titles and awards at major competitions as well as attended many conventions throughout the country. Saylor attended college at Kansas State University with a dance scholarship. While at K-State, Saylor attended and performed in many American College Dance Festivals, Kansas Dance Festivals, and department dance concerts and musicals. She was chosen to be assistant choreographer in Kansas State’s “Fiddler on the Roof”.

While in college, she was accepted as an apprentice into Ann Reinking’s Broadway Theatre Project in Tampa FL. While at BTP, Saylor studied and worked side by side with New York’s top Directors, Producers, Choreographers, and Vocal Coaches including Jay Binder of Binder Casting, Ben Vereen, Terrence Man, Dave Clemmons, Nancy Dussault and Jan Horvath.

In 2010, Saylor was honored to serve as assistant to the BTP Assistant Director as well as teach dance classes for actors. After graduating with a duel degree in Theatre and Women’s Studies, Saylor moved to New York City where she was honored to be accepted to STEPS on Broadway’s internship program and continued to audition and perform throughout the city.

In 2011, Saylor was chosen to be Kansas State University’s Dance department’s guest artist as well as Choreographer for the Theatre Departments Fall musical production of “Little Shop of Horrors”. Saylor’s choreography has received many awards and special recognitions all over the country.

Currently, Saylor resides in Kansas City and teaches at Jody Phillips Dance Company. She continues to judge for many dance competitions, teach at conventions and guest choreographs for competitive programs throughout the country. She is currently on staff for Starpower and Revolution Talent Dance Competitions!

Call the studio for current enrollment options! Summer class & camp schedule coming soon.

We are proud to offer many wonderful classes this season at KDA! So many great classes to chose from and amazing dance instructors to teach dancers all new things!  Come in and sign your dancer up to learn to dance from the heart!

Kaleidoscope Dance Academy is very proud  our brand new studio! Laine and Richard Harper are thrilled to bring a state of the art performing arts studio to Bentonville, Arkansas. 

KDA’s 10,000 square foot studio features 5 large dance rooms with floating dance floors and large parent viewing windows. More highlights of the new studio include boy and girl dancer locker rooms, large waiting area, KDA dance store, student study room, large parking lot and much more! The studio’s new home is 900 SE Village Loop, just a short distance from Bentonville High School and directly behind Jump Zone. Come in any day for a tour of our studio!

Our dancers love the new studio! We always dance from the heart!

Our dancers love the new studio! We always dance from the heart!

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Our KDA Competition Krew at the Christmas party! What a great group dancers! We are so proud of them all!

It's official! The ground has been broken! Thank you all for the love and support! KDA is blessed to have such a strong family!

It’s official! The ground has been broken! Thank you all for the love and support! KDA is blessed to have such a strong family!

Very proud of our dancers for sharing the love of dance with our friends at Bradford House in Bentonville. It just shows that people of all ages enjoy dance. Blessed to have these opportunities in life.

Very proud of our dancers for sharing the love of dance with our friends at Bradford House in Bentonville. It just shows that people of all ages enjoy dance. Blessed to have these opportunities in life.

Some of our crazy dancers having a fun break on the square! And we got to dance in the grass! Love spring days!

Some of our crazy dancers having a fun break on the square! And we got to dance in the grass! Love spring days!

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Black Light Birthday parties are always fun at KDA!

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Krew Pom photo day on the square!!!

 

“Lion Sleeps Tonight” Performing on Stage!

2011-2012 Krew Swimming Party!

Big City Tappers!

We Love the Bentonville Square!

No Boundaries Dance!

KDA Teachers Ms. Kelli, Ms. Arissa and Ms. Laine!

Mummies and Zombies! Oh My!

Praying before our performance.

Boys HipHop for all ages!