Failte! Welcome!

Welcome to the Northern Lights Dance Academy! We are located in Cadillac, MI, and we are committed to bringing traditional and quality dance training to our students.

The NLDA is the home of the Northern Lights Irish Dancers & the Cadillac Classical Arts Company.

To find our School year 24/25 schedule click here.

Irish Dance! We are the only Traditional Irish Dance School in all of Northern Michigan! We love spending our time performing and competing (both locally and internationally). We have been teaching Irish since 2007, and it is still our passion today. Irish Dance is a fabulous way to get your feet moving! It’s hard not to fall in love with this style of dance!

Classical Ballet! We are honored to bring classical ballet institution to our local community! Director Elizabeth Dewey, is highly certified and dedicated to bringing quality training to her dancers in a positive environment. Our pre-professional program gives all student the chance to grow to the best of their ability! Ballet classes are supplemented with PBT, classical variations, character dance, contemporary ballet, and more.

Learn more about our school, and registration in the tabs above!

Join the Team at the Northern Lights Dance Academy in Northern Michigan,

We are Hiring! Seeking driven, creative, dedicated, and qualified teachers! Apply today!