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-wining dancers and teachers. Chris and his dedicated staff and teachers work to provide a quality dance education for all ages. We offer classes ranging from creative movement for our youngest students and all levels of classes in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe, lyrical/contemporary, acro, hip hop, musical theater 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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Registration Now Open

Getting ready for season 41 with FREE ballet shoes to 3-4-5 year old first time students while supplies last. Special BOYS discounts. Huge FAMILY discounts! Join the fun! Online registration now OPEN! Open house registration and shoe fitting will be held at the studio on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, August 23rd - 4:00 - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday, August 31st - 4:00 - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday, September 8th - 4:00 - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, September 10th - 10:00 - Noon

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CCDS Rocks On Point Nationals

Words cannot express how proud I am of the Chris Collins Dance Company at the "On Point National Competition" in Virginia Beach, VA. Chris Collins Dance Company returned from nationals with the Studio Spirit award, THREE Entertainment awards, TWO Choreography awards, the Powerhouse award and many overall top winners including 6 overall top awards in the Ultimate Victory Finals.

What a fantastic week!

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.

Register now for classes. We invite dancers with more experience to call the studio for information on how to register. We want to ensure proper placement, and would love for you to talk with our Staff.


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

10:00 am - 11:00 am | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 am | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 am | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Note: The hours listed are for September through June. Chris Collins Dance Studio is currently Closed for the Summer and will reopen September 12, 2016. If you need to reach us please email us at or come see us during one of our Open Houses.

Studio Location

5408 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304
703.370.7808 |

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