Advance skill development opportunities for young people

The Debbie Allen Dance Academy (DADA) is a nonprofit organization committed to expanding the reach of dance and theater arts with the hope of enriching, inspiring, and transforming the lives of its students.

Empowering young people with discipline, creativity, and self-confidence

Furthering the art of dance, and Providing world-class training to rising young dancers

From Shondaland, the Netflix documentary film “Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” spotlights the career of award-winning entertainer Debbie Allen and follows her group of young dancers as they prepare for Allen’s annual “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” production.

From Shondaland, the Netflix documentary film “Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” spotlights the career of award-winning entertainer Debbie Allen and follows her group of young dancers as they prepare for Allen’s annual “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” production.