About Ovation Dance Studio

More than just a dance studio, Ovation Performing Arts Studio is a place where students of all ages can come and learn dance, singing, and theatre. With the help from Ovation staff, each student will grow as a performer as well as a person. Ovation Performing Arts studio is a place you can call home. Our studio is a place to connect, make new friends, and grow.

Our dance and performing arts studios provide classes in multiple performing arts, including voice, dance, and theater classes, in Sycamore, Illinois and the greater DeKalb area.

Alana Dean

Alana Dean

Ever since she was a little girl, Founder and artistic director Alana Dean wanted to share her passion with others. She wanted to create a place that brought together different types of performing arts and help to create real triple-threats. With this vision in hand, she created Ovation Performing Arts Studio.

Miss Cailey

Miss Cailey photoMiss Cailey is currently a senior at Dekalb High School and has been with Ovation, as a student for the past few years, and we are so happy to add her now to our staff. She teaches Beginner Tumbling/jazz on Tuesday nights as well as assists in our Intermediate Lyrical class on Wednesdays! Some fun facts about Miss Cailey is she has been dancing for 12 years, is on DHS varsity dance team, and her favorite style of dance to take is Contemporary!



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