Chris Collins Dance Studio

Chris Collins Dance Studio

The Chris Collins Dance Studio has served Northern Virginia since 1975 and has produced many talented, award-winning dancers and teachers. Chris, and his dedicated team, work to provide a quality dance education for all ages. We offer classes ranging from creative movement for our youngest students to all levels of classes in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe, lyrical/contemporary, acro, hip hop, musical theatre and much more. We also offer classes for adults, which is great exercise, and fun, after a hard day of work.

We invite you to Join the Fun, and Let the Memories Begin Here!

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CCDS Company went Beyond the Stars!

We are extremely proud of all our performers’ achievements on stage and are equally proud of them off stage. Click here for more...

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Congratulation to CCDS Company Dancer!

Special Congratulations to Cathrine Quidas, who received a 2 week scholarship to Cecchetti's prestigious national summer school in Michigan.

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Calling all princesses - and princes, too!

Join us for a week of royal fun! Dancing, tea parties, themed snacks, art and crafts and sing-a-longs! Princesses will receive a tiara, wand and tutu. Princes will receive a sash, crown and sword. Click here to Register online - space is limited!

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Experince the magic of New York City!

Through dance, we will explore the Lights of Broadway, New york City Ballet, Fashion Week and so much more! Please bring a lunch with you each day. A snack will be provided.Click here to Register online - space is limited!

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Awesome Dancer Button!

Chris Collins Dance Company has been spreading positivity in dance since 2005 by handing out Awesome Dancer Buttons to peers from other dance studios at competitions. We measure success in smiles! Click here to read more...

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41st Annual Showtime June 24th

Chris Collins Dance Studio 41st Annual Showtime is fast approaching and our dancers are working really hard on their routines to put on an amazing performance. June 24th will be a day of amazing dancing and a great family event.

Chris Collins Dance Studio
Proud of our Past and Excited for our Future!

Online Registration

Adult Classes

Hip Hop

Company Classes

Chris Collins Company classes are by audition and placement only. If you are a current CCDS Company Dancer please visit the Studio Director for your schedule.

Summer 2017 Classes will run July 5th through August 10th. All summer classes are open for online enrollment. Please note that if you are new to our Studio class level may be adjusted at the discretion of the teacher.


Professional teachers, certified to teach dance

Cecchetti Council of America

The Cecchetti Council of America is an organization dedicated to maintaining the standards and method of ballet training established by Cav. Enrico Cecchetti. The organization uses his teaching and writings in a sequence of grades, carefully measured as to degree of difficulty and physical development, and provides a system of accredited examinations to test the student’s proficiency within those grades.

The principal objective of the Cecchetti Council of America has always been to raise the quality of ballet teaching. This requires consistent attitudes of self-improvement and professional integrity on the part of each member teacher. The Council provides continuing educational opportunities through publications, refresher courses, and ballet conferences.

Dance Masters of America

The Dance Masters of America is a professional, certified membership organization of artists and educators committed to the elevation of the art of dance and to provide innovative artistic experiences for the advancement of dance worldwide.


Business Hours

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Studio Location

5408 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304
703.370.7808 |

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