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From your child’s first their graduation performance.

Villa West Performing Arts Center (VW) has built a reputation for excellence in dance and acrobatics instruction! VW has a class for everyone. We specialize in beginners of all ages and offer training through pre-professional levels. Our classes are taught by caring, skilled teachers in a positive environment. We delight in your child’s progress and performances! Our costumes and choreography are always age appropriate.

At VW we aim to help our students achieve excellence in DANCE & ACROBATICS as well as in their ACADEMICS & LIFE. That is our More Than Just Great Dancing® philosophy.

Our dancers go beyond technique and poise to develop important life skills - learning to be respectful confident and conscientious young people who share their gifts and talents with the community. At VW, dance lessons are life lessons.

Additionally, VW offers the largest selection of classes in the region, including specialty classes for preschoolers, older beginners, teens and boys only. You’ll appreciate how our our facility is designed to be family friendly and conveniently located close to shopping, and you are sure to find a class to fit your child’s interest and your busy schedule.

Dance is a Performing Art!

Stage performances give our students a chance to share the result of their hard work during the season. Performing also helps our students learn poise, team work and diligence - skills that will last them a lifetime. Our students perform in parades, festivals, charity events and nursing homes in addition to our Annual Spring Recital Experience.

Reasons Parents Love Villa West

  • A focus on poise & self-confidence for every student
  • Performance opportunities
  • Trained teachers
  • Written curriculumBackground checked and CPR trained teachers
  • Youth Protection Advocates in Dance & Gymnastics
  • CertifiedSecured facility
  • Viewing televisions
  • Professional sprung floor
  • Community service opportunities for students
  • On-site classes for adults

Our Faculty and Staff

What We Believe

From your child's first class to their graduating performance
Villa West has something for everyone!

We specialize in beginners of all ages, and offer classes for both
recreational and competitive interests.

Our students go beyond technique to develop important life skills,
learning to be respectful, confident and conscientious young people
who share their gifts and talents with the community.  ​ ​

Happy Parents and Dancers

  • I love that they are concerned with the kids learning correctly, age appropriate teaching, and making it fun! My daughter comes out of both Dance and tumbling classes smiling and says "that was amazing"!. 🙂 So glad we chose VW!
    Macharr, Parent Macharr, Parent
  • They are all so great with the little ones and really do an amazing job of incorporating fun with learning. The pride it gives my girls is priceless.
    Jamie, Parent Jamie, Parent

Villa West Dance
1580 Denmark Rd, Union, MO 63084

(636) 451-3200

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