Pro Company Audition Information


Pro Company Auditions are soon! Audition Packets will be available to pick up at the studio on July 31. Parent Audition meeting will be held on Thursday, August 3 @ 6:30 pm. Any dancer considering to audition must attend at least one day of REFINED. Email us if you have any questions at or call us at 985-893-1143

New Student Registration Begins Monday, July 10th

New student registration begins Monday, July 10th at Northshore Academy of Dance.  Registration will take place during office hours between 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm Monday – Thursday.

Online Registration Information

We will hold online registration for all previous 2016-2017 year dancers from 10am-12pm tomorrow morning. When you login there will be a list of your dancer’s pre-approved classes. You will not be able to see your pre-approved classes until 10am tomorrow. The system will only allow you to register for the approved class level(s).

Things to remember when you register:
-Click the Enroll in Pre-Approved Classes Tab to enroll
-If a class no longer appears, that means the class is full!

-Make sure you are clicking the correct dance year (2017-2018) with pre-approval classes.
-If you remove a class, it will not appear again.
-Open classes are under the enroll in a class tab

-There will be a few open classes on the schedule (ex: pre-pointe: pre-requisite is Intermediate III Ballet and up are allowed to take this class). These classes will have pre-requisites that you must look it before you register. If your dancer does not meet those pre-requisites they cannot be in the class. If you enroll them in that class but they do not meet the pre-requisites they will be removed from the class.

A few class pre-requisites are listed below:
-To be enrolled in a Jumpin’ Jr. Jazz class, that dancer MUST be enrolled in a Beginner combo class.
-To be enrolled in a pointe class, that dancer MUST also be enrolled in another ballet level class and evaluated for that pointe class. (Pre-pointe is open to all Intermediate III Ballet dancers and up)
-Classes that are High School Dancers ONLY are for 9th grade and up

To register online click HERE. The link is not on our website. Enter your username which is your email address that we have on file and your password. If this is your first time or you forgot your password, enter your email address and click forgot password to set up your account. On your online account, please make sure all of your information is up to date.

At the time of registration, you must pay the registration fee and first months tuition. If you have a previous balance, you must pay that balance in addition to the registration fee and first months tuition for your registration to be complete. If you do not pay for your registration your dancer will be removed from the class.

If you cannot register online, you can come to the office this week, June 19th-22nd, Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday from 3-6:30pm to register your dancer.

If you have any questions please email us at
Registration will open to the public on July 10th!

Thank you!

REFINED SCHEDULE IS HERE! There is still time to register.

Recital Ticket Information!


Below is very important recital ticket information. Each student has two free general admission tickets and can purchase up to 6 more giving them a total of 8 tickets. If your dancer needs more than those 8 tickets, you may purchase more tickets when they go on sale to the public on May 8th. Let us know if you have any questions.
Thank you!


-Reserved Tickets will go on sale Sunday, April 23rd at 6:00pm until Saturday, April 29th, at 6:00pm. For the link to the website Click HERE and we will have a link on our website The link will not be activated until 6pm that night!

-Reserved Tickets will be $25 each and you will need to PRINT out your own tickets! If you do not have a printer you will be able to print them out at a later time when you receive your confirmation. If you cannot get through, keep trying (this is a big company and should not be a problem). If you have any questions, please email us at No one will be at the studio to answer the phone.

-Each dancer is allowed 8 tickets for the show that they will be performing all of their dances in (2 are free general admission tickets). If your child is dancing in more than one show but performing the same dances, you must choose a show to buy tickets for. You cannot buy tickets for both shows. If you want all of your 8 tickets to be Reserved, you will not receive your 2 free general admission tickets and you will be purchasing all 8 reserved tickets for $25 each. Children 1 year old and under gets in free. Every other child must purchase a ticket, even if they will be sitting on a lap. This is for fire marshal purposes.

-Each dancer has a pre-sale code of the 1st letter of their 1st name capitalized followed by their last name all lower case, no spaces. This is to get you into the system. Once in and seats picked, it will ask you for an email address and password. This email address and password is the same one that you used last year. If you forgot your password, click forgot your password and enter your email address, within a few seconds you will get an email with your password and you should be good. If you are a new student, click new customer.
Example: Brittany Felts pre-sale code would be Bfelts


General Admission Tickets will go on sale Monday, May 1st at 3:00pm at the studio. General admission tickets are $15 each and will be on sale during office hours MondayThursday from

Reserved and General Admission Tickets will go on sale to the Public on Monday, May 8th at 3:00pm.

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2017 Summer Schedule is Here!

We are now registering for Summer Classes!!


We DO have class today!

We do have classes today on Martin Luther King day, Monday, January 16th.  Thank you!

Your vote counts! Please vote Northshore Academy of Dance as the best dance school on the northshore!


Classes Canceled Today ~ January 2, 2017


All classes are canceled today, January 2, due to the inclement weather.  We have had several calls and emails, so we wanted to keep all of our families safe and off the road.  Classes will resume Tuesday, January 3rd!  Everyone ne careful and stay safe!

Thank you,

NAD Staff


Competition Awards from the last 2 weekends for NAD’s PRO Co. & some of NAD’s REC dancers. 
So proud of this team & all their hard work!  It definitely paid off.
Our Pro Co. was awarded many outstanding awards over the last two weekends.
“THE CLASS ACT AWARD” voted on by the judges.  This is awarded to the studio that demonstrates class & age appropriate dances.
“The Critic Choice Award” for “The Choir” – NAD’s Pro Senior Co.
One of the 2 highest scoring dances of the entire competition.
Total awards for group dances:
6 – Platinums, 4 – High Gold, 1 – Gold
5 -1st Places!
SOLOIST at NYCDA in Houston:
Senior Soloist:
Emma King – Platinum
McCall Hundley – Gold
Teen Soloist:
Sidney Browne – Platinum
Sophia Hamel – Gold
Sophia Brechtel – Platinum
Keely Hall – Gold
Tayler Cangelosi – Gold
NYCDA Class Scholarship Winners:
Thomia Warner – Hip Hop Teen Room
Olivia Nicaud – Ballet – Junior Room
Title finalist:
Grace Cole – Senior finalist
Grace Guzan – Senior finalist
Thomia Garner – Teen finalist
Northshore Academy of Dance won THE LEADERSHIP AWARD at The Pulse Convention!
NAD’s Pro Senior Co received Highest Score & Choreography Award for their contemporary dance “The Choir”
NAD’s Junior Co. received Highest Score for their contemporary dance “Daughters”
Sophia Brechtel’s solo chosen as top 5 dance for 13-up one of the highest scores in 13-up.
Sophia Hamel won the ” Sweet Sole Award” for her solo.
Scholarship Winners at PULSE:
Landry Rase
Claire Plaisance
Madison Peed won the Spirit & Enthusiasm Award
Taylor Barthe won the Spirit & Enthusiasm Award
Faith Sakowski won the “Rockstar Award” for outstanding stage performance
Lucy Shields won the “Rockstar Award” for outstanding stage performance
Kaydence Cooper won the “Rockstar Award” for outstanding stage performance
Rori Shields won a Pulse full scholarship to a regional convention

NAD’s PRO Co. at NYCDA in Houston was awarded the “CLASS ACT AWARD” & “CRITICS CHOICE AWARD”!


NAD’s PRO & REC Co. at The PULSE in New Orleans after winning the “Studio Leadership Award”!