Dance is the wind which sweeps through the soul and washes away the dust of everyday life. It is the air we breathe, the rhythm which moves us, and the fire within.
It is the voice with which we speak.
Whether you wish to to express yourself through the joy of the art form, dance competitively, or pursue a career in dance, Dance Factory Ridgefield has a program for you.
At DFR we are dedicated to cultivating the love and joy of dance, while inspiring and providing our students with solid technical training, performance and competition opportunities, self confidence and lifelong friendships.
We utilize the arts as a tool to grow passionate, empowered, confident members of our community.
DFR places strong emphasis on health, nutrition, fitness, wellness, dance education, muscle development and injury prevention. There is an academic element to our program which we feel is essential to any aspiring competitive, professional or recreational dancer.
Workshops and Master Classes will be offered throughout the year to further enhance the education provided by our talented and accomplished Instructors. Check our Important Dates page frequently to stay informed!
DFR's Competitive Dance Team and Performance Company offers a character and friendship building opportunity for students 7yrs and up. The bonds and values formed here will last a lifetime.
Contact us today to discuss the requirements and to schedule an assessment for Team placement.
Our environment is a welcoming, safe and and empowering place for our students to flourish in their discipline.
The values, ethics, morals, self confidence, self discipline and knowledge obtained at DFR will be an asset which our students will carry with them throughout their entire lives.
Our dedicated, experienced dance instructors offer a world class dance education in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip-hop, and musical theater and creative movement for beginner to advanced level students ages 3 to 18. In addition, we offer voice, acting, yoga, and acro-dance.
We are also excited to announce the addition of our new KALEIDOSCOPE creative movement and dance program for those dancers who see the world through extraordinary eyes.