Maryland Classical Dance Academy is a nonprofit corporation organized and operated for

  • Charitable purposes
  • The opportunity for dancers to perform in The Nutcracker
  • Advanced international ballet competitions
  • Raising money to create scholarship opportunities to offset the cost for dancers

Students that are a part of MCDA can choose to participate in an advanced training program where they will receive special opportunities such as

  • Being considered to compete at international ballet competitions
    • Students will participate in the Youth American Grand Prix
    • They can audition for scholarships for summer intensives with professional ballet companies through these competitions
    • Students will receive recognition for their work from dance professionals