Experienced Teachers

We are proud of having the most experienced instructors. From World Recognized Ballet Dancer to National Championship Winners.

Private Classes

We offer private classes to get your child up to the highest level of competition or to improve your child technique.

Competition Team

SDA participates in multiple competitios across the State of Florida with the the best dancers and most winners across those competitions.

Welcome to Spotlight Dance Academy

Spotlight Dance Academy is fun and safe environment for all ages. We guarantee one teacher for every ten students, so your child can maximize their learning opportunity. Staff is readily available to answer any questions, phone calls, and emails. When your child is a dancer at Spotlight Dance Academy they are introduced to several benefits such as fitness, developing balance, building self-confidence, and communication skills. Your child will see SDA, not only as a dance studio, but also as a great place to learn, socialize, and interact with other children with similar interests.

Dancing is one of the best ways to get kids more active. The classes are enjoyable, and there is a positive environment where dancers can express themselves freely. Dancing is one of the many activities that help us to feel good about ourselves. Each student will have the opportunity to discover their love and passion for dance. So don't wait, sign up now! Spotlight Dance Academy is the place for you!

What We Offer

Dance classes are a great way for your child to have fun and exercise. It is beneficial for your child's health, and at the same time your child can learn basic behavior disciplines. Here at SDA, one of our goals is to make each class enjoyable and educational for all our students.

Safety First

In light of the developments regarding COVID-19, we are implementing ongoing measures to ensure the health and safety of our staff and dancers.

Dance Classes

We offer a wide range of classes like Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, and more. Also we offer private and competition classes.

Experienced Teachers

Our highly qualified staff inspires dedication, teamwork and discipline with training that motivates the students to be the best they can be.

Competition Team

Our Team has won numerous championships and special awards since our doors opened in 2011.

Experienced Teachers

Jennifer Travieso

Jennifer Travieso

FOUNDER / DIRECTOR / CHOREOGRAPHER / DANCE TEACHER

From the very young age of 3, Jennifer Travieso discovered her love and passion for dance while training at Heidi & Joe's Dance Center. Her love for dance blossomed over the years as she continued to dance in other local dance studios, where she excelled in ballet, jazz, hip hop, and more. Even at such a young age, Jennifer began to show her talents while performing in different competitions and recitals at a very advanced level. Jennifer had the privilege to participate in several regional competitions, and at the age of 15 she competed at a National Dance Competition in Las Vegas, Nevada winning numerous awards and Top High Scores. Jennifer has also performed in the downtown Disney's magic Days. She continued competing and performing throughout the years as a member of her high school dance team, The Felix Varela Enchanters.

After high school, Jennifer decided to continue dancing at the collegiate level. She was proud member of the Florida International University Golden Dazzler Dance Team, where she performs alongside other talented dancers. Jennifer's passion for teaching extends boyond the dance world, as she studied Elementary Education at Florida International University. Recently, Jennifer began choreographing for her high school dance team, and her dances were featured in various state competitions.

In 2010 Jennifer decided to open Spotlight Dance Academy and turn her dreams into reality. Over the last couple of years, Jennifer has made the name Spotlight Dance Academy synonymous with success. With her behind the helm, Spotlight has won multiple Presidential Cups, Top Score, and Choreography awards, among many other accolades. With all the hard work, dedication, and passion for dance that Jennifer has experienced, she hopes to make Spotlight Dance Academy Miami's most talented dance studio.

Alexandra Rodriguez

Jazz Teacher

She has won various awards with this team and as a soloist.

Aileen Arauz

Pointe Teacher

Aileen Marie Arauz has been dancing since she was five years old. She has been technically trained in ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop and modern dance.

Kelly Rodriguez

Belly Dance Teacher

Kelly is a Miami based belly dance performance artist, instructor and choreographer.

Our Dance Classes

2 & 3 YEAR OLDS DANCE FREE

PRIVATE CLASSES AVAILABLE!

*** BOYS DANCE FREE ***

Classical Ballet

Ballet is the basis of all forms of dance. In this class we will focus on technique and vocabulary. This class will work at the barre and in the center.

Pointe

Pointe is an advanced type of ballet that is performed on the tips of the toes. In this class, students can continue to improve their ballet techniques by performing on their toes using Pointe shoes. Pointe is for the advanced ballet dancer. Students must have permission from the instructor to sign up for this class.

Tap

Tap is considered a series of synchronized and controlled rhythmical movements of the feet. This class will work and build on tap technique, terminology, and rhythm, through center work and progressions.

Jazz

This class works on flexibility, rhythm, and style. Always a lot of fun!

11 Years of Experience

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Prices

1 class a week

$70.00 / monthly

2 classes a week

$115.00 / monthly

3 classes a week

$150.00 / monthly

4 classes a week

$170.00 / monthly